IR magazine and 2009 IR magazine U.S. Award Winners to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

| Source: Nasdaq, Inc.

ADVISORY, March 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

 Neil Stewart, Executive Editor of IR magazine, will preside over the
 Opening Bell along with winners of the IR magazine U.S. Awards 2009.

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

 Friday, March 27th, 2009 at 9:15 - 9:30 a.m. ET

 Kate Giblin
 +44 20 7251 7520 (direct)
 +44 07818 876177 (mobile)

 NASDAQ MarketSite:
 Robert Madden

Feed Information:

The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on Galaxy 19 C/transponder 15. The downlink frequency is 4000 vertical; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.

Radio Feed:

An audio transmission of the Opening Bell is also available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.


A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at:


To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to and click on the market open of your choice.

About the IR magazine U.S. Awards:

Worldwide, the IR Magazine Awards are recognized as the definitive measure of outstanding performance. Held in over a dozen countries and regions, and attended by nearly 6,000 investor relations professionals, the gala IR Magazine Awards are must-attend events for IR practitioners.

About Cross Border Ltd and IR magazine:

Cross Border Ltd is the publisher in New York and London of IR magazine, the only global publication focused on the interface between companies and their investors. IR magazine hosts annual awards ceremonies in the U.S., Europe, Canada, the Nordic region, Asia, Brazil and Ireland, with a combined annual attendance of around 8,000 investor relations professionals. Visit for more details.


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