Yerevan, Armenia, 2013-10-22 13:24 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On October 25, 2013 NASDAQ OMX Armenia and Central Depository of Armenia will open their doors to everyone interested in capital markets.
“Open Doors Day”, held for the 1st time at NASDAQ OMX Armenia, is aimed at increasing public awareness of capital market and its role in the financial system of Armenia.
Participants will have a chance to visit NASDAQ OMX Armenia office, learn about the history and activities of the stock exchange and the central depository in Armenia, current state of Armenian capital market, its future trends and developments, as well as participate in Q&A session with NASDAQ OMX Armenia management.
“Open Doors Day” event will take place on October 25, 2013 at 16.00pm at NASDAQ OMX Armenia office. Address: 5b, Mher Mkrtchyan str., Yerevan, Armenia.
For more information and registration for the event, please call +374 10 543 321 ext. 115.
About NASDAQ OMX Group
The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the U.S. and Europe, we own and operate 26 markets including 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Able to process more than 1 million messages per second at sub-55 microsecond average speeds with 99.99% uptime, our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Our award-winning data products and worldwide indexes are the benchmarks in the financial industry. Home to approximately 3,300 listed companies worth $6 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we give the ideas of tomorrow access to capital today. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily. Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com. Follow us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500)
In January 2008, Nordic exchange operator OMX Group acquired 100% of the shares of the Armenian Stock Exchange (Armex) and the Central Depository of Armenia (CDA). After the combination of NASDAQ and OMX in February 2008, Armex and CDA became fully owned by the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. On January 26, 2009, “Armenian Stock Exchange” ojsc was officially renamed as “NASDAQ OMX Armenia” ojsc. On June 5, 2009, “NASDAQ OMX Armenia” ojsc became the owner of 100% of the shares of the “Central Depository of Armenia” ojsc.