The Animal Medical Center To Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, Dec. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

The Animal Medical Center, a federally recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit veterinary hospital that has been a national leader in animal care for over a century, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Kathryn Coyne, Chief Executive Officer - and Saint Bernard police dogs - Rosie and Clarence, recognized as the nation's first official "Comfort Dogs for First Responders - will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:

Thursday, December 12, 2013 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET     

Contact :

Barbara Ross (201) 236-1771 bross@rosspr.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Christine Barna (646) 441-5310 Christine.Barna@nasdaqomx.com

Feed Information:

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Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.

About The Animal Medical Center:

The Animal Medical Center in New York City is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit veterinary center that has been a national leader in animal care since 1910. As an academic veterinary hospital, The AMC promotes the health and well-being of companion animals through advanced treatment, research and education.

About NASDAQ OMX Group:

NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, NASDAQ OMX enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 80 marketplaces in 50 countries, and approximately 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. NASDAQ OMX is home to more than 3,300 listed companies with a market value of over $7 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com.

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