SOURCE: NASDAQ

July 15, 2005 10:30 ET

Howard W. Lutnick, Chairman and CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald L.P. and eSpeed, Inc. [ESPD] & H. Aaron Parekh, Director of The Cesar Augusto Murillo Memorial Fund to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market

Opening Bell

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 15, 2005 --


What:

Howard W. Lutnick, Chairman and CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. and eSpeed, Inc. (NASDAQ: ESPD) & H. Aaron Parekh, Director of The Cesar Augusto Murillo Memorial Fund will preside over the opening bell.

Cesar Augusto Murillo, an employee at Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., was a victim of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. The Cesar Augusto Murillo Memorial Fund provides scholarships to minority students who would like to attend the University of Vermont. The fund strives to honor Cesar, a native of Colombia, by continuing his efforts to promote diversity at his alma mater and to enhance cultural understanding throughout the world.

Where:

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

When:

Monday, July 18th, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. EDT

Feed Information:

The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; 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 Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Robert Burger
    (212) 261-1854
    Email Contact

    Michael Geller
    (212) 610-2430
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220