SOURCE: NASDAQ

August 24, 2005 10:30 ET

Roger Federer, 2005 NASDAQ-100 Open Champion, to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 24, 2005 --


What:

Roger Federer, winner of the 2005 NASDAQ-100 Open, will preside over the opening bell for The NASDAQ Stock Market on August 25.

Coral Gables resident Butch Buchholz, the NASDAQ-100 Open Chairman and Founder and 2005 International Tennis Hall of Fame inductee, will also participate.

Where:

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

When:

Thursday, August 25th, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. EDT

By The Way: Ticket packages to the 2006 NASDAQ-100 Open (March 22-April 2) go on sale Monday, August 29 by phone. Call 305-442-3367 to purchase.

Video 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 Aug. 25 market open.

Please email Justin Edelman (Justin.edelman@edelman.com) or David Tratner (dtratner@imgworld.com) if you would like a hi-res photo emailed to you on August 25 for deadline purposes.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Justin Edelman
    Edelman PR
    (212) 704-4430
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220