SOURCE: NASDAQ

June 03, 2005 12:00 ET

Asta Funding, Inc. [ASFI] President & CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

Company Celebrates Anniversary

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 3, 2005 --


What:

Gary Stern, President & CEO of Asta Funding, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASFI), will preside over the closing bell to celebrate their 10-year anniversary on NASDAQ.

Where:

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

When:

Monday, June 6th 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.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Mitch Cohen
    CFO
    (201) 567-5648
    mcohen@astafunding.com

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220