IVCA Welcomes NASDAQ OMX Group as New Member

IVCA Welcomes NASDAQ OMX Group as New Member

August 12, 2008

CHICAGO - “ The IVCA welcomes new member NASDAQ OMX Group and representatives Tim Golomb (Managing Director of New Listings for its Corporate Client Group) and Bob McCooey (Senior Vice President of New Listings and Capital Markets).

NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents. With more than 3,900 companies, it's No. 1 in worldwide listings among major markets.

NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital-raising solutions to companies around the globe including its U.S. listings market, the OMX Nordic Exchange (including First North) and the 144A PORTAL Market. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and ETFs.

NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of more than 60 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. While OMX Nordic Exchange is not a legal entity, it describes the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius.