ADVISORY, April 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: The Maersk Group, a global conglomerate with a core within shipping and oil & gas, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Nils S. Andersen, Group CEO, will ring the Opening Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Thursday, April 18, 2013 – 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET Contact: Henrik Brünniche Lund +45 3363 3106 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Jen Knapp (212) 401-8916 Jennifer.email@example.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Facebook and Twitter: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ . For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx . Webcast: A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx . Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice. About The Maersk Group The Maersk Group is a global conglomerate with a core in shipping and oil & gas. Its businesses include four strategic growth businesses:
- Maersk Line, the world's leading container shipping line
- APM Terminals, a significant ports business, operating on 5 continents and with strong focus on growth markets
- Maersk Oil, a mid-sized oil company which is among the world's 25 largest non-state-owned oil companies
- Maersk Drilling which operates some of the world's most advanced rigs for the deep-water, ultra-harsh environment.