July 06, 2005 12:00 ET

FTSE NASDAQ Index Series Launch

FTSE Group Chief Executive to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell; Both Companies Celebrate Launch

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 6, 2005 --


Mark Makepeace, Chief Executive, FTSE Group (FTSE), will preside over the closing bell to announce the launch of the new FTSE NASDAQ Index Series, which consists of four new indexes segmenting the NASDAQ market: FTSE NASDAQ 500, FTSE NASDAQ Large Cap, FTSE NASDAQ Mid Cap, and the FTSE NASDAQ Small Cap.

More information available from July 7 at


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


Thursday, July 7th, 2005 at 4:00 p.m. EDT

Feed Information:

The closing bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA-6 C-band/transponder 17. The downlink frequency is 4040 Vertical; Audio 6.2-6.8 The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.


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Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Lynne Sims
    SVP, Marketing & Communications
    FTSE Americas
    (212) 641-6168
    Email Contact

    Wayne Lee
    Associate Director
    NASDAQ Corporate Communications
    (301) 978-4875
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    (646) 441-5220