ADVISORY, March 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Spar Nord Bank A/S [SPNO], a Denmark-based bank focused on household customers, and small and medium-sized enterprises, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Lasse Nyby, Chief Executive Officer will ring the Opening Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Wednesday, March 5, 2014–9:15a.m. to 9:30a.m. ET Contact: Ole Madsen +45 96344010 email@example.com 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 Social Media: 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 photos from ceremonies and events visit our Instagram Page: http://instagram.com/nasdaq. For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx. For exciting viral content and ceremony photos visit our Tumblr Page: http://nasdaq.tumblr.com/. Webcast: A LiveStream of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live Or 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 Spar Nord Bank A/S [SPNO]: Spar Nord was founded in 1824 as the first bank outside the capital - and is today one of Denmark's major banks. The core of Spar Nord's business model and strategy is the ambition to run an uncomplicated bank that focuses unequivocally on ordinary retail customers and small and medium-sized businesses in the local community. It is the bank's ambition to combine the local bank's physical and mental presence with the economies of scale associated with being a nationwide chain - and thus be an attractive banking for customers, employees and shareholders. Spar Nord is owned by 124,000 shareholders, among whom a number of American institutions.