ADVISORY, May 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: National Western Life Insurance Company [NWLI], a stock life insurance company headquartered in Austin, Texas offering a broad portfolio of individual universal life, whole life and term insurance plans, annuity products, and investment contracts, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Ross R. Moody, President & Chief Operating Officer will ring the Opening Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Monday, May 13, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET Contact: Krista Scott (512) 836-1010 X342 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.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 National Western Life Insurance Company [NWLI]: Founded in 1956, National Western Life is a stock life insurance company offering a broad portfolio of individual universal life, whole life and term insurance plans, annuity products, and investment contracts meeting the financial needs of its customers in 49 states as well as residents of various countries in Central and South America, the Caribbean, Eastern Europe, Asia, and the Pacific Rim. The Company has approximately 280 employees and 18,800 contracted independent agents, brokers, and consultants, and at March 31, 2013, maintained total assets of $10.5 billion, stockholders' equity of $1.4 billion, and life insurance in force of $21.6 billion.