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The Nasdaq Stock Market -- Maryland 

9600 Blackwell Road

Rockville  Maryland  20850  U.S.A.
Phone: 212-858-4000 Fax:

Since its debut in 1971 as the world's first electronic stock market, The NASDAQ Stock Market has been at the forefront of innovation, using technology to bring millions of investors together with the world's leading companies.

Today, NASDAQ is the largest stock market in the United States, listing nearly 4,000 of the world's most innovative companies. Over the past five years, NASDAQ has outpaced all other U.S. markets in listing IPOs. It is home to category- defining companies that are leaders across all areas of business including
technology, retail, communications, financial services, media and biotechnology industries. NASDAQ's competitive market structure, combined with an extensive portfolio of products and services, attracts today's fastest growing companies. NASDAQ is home to over half of the companies traded on the primary U.S. markets.

NASDAQ trades more shares per day than any other U.S. equities market. On NASDAQ, trades are executed through a sophisticated computer and telecommunications network - a system that transmits timely, critical investment information to more than 2 million users. NASDAQ is also among the world's best regulated stock markets, employing sophisticated surveillance systems and regulatory specialists to protect investors and provide a fair and competitive trading environment.

With locations in three continents, NASDAQ is a key driver of global capital formation. Offering growth and liquidity, fostering innovative technologies and pursuing dynamic global expansion, NASDAQ continues to build the most efficient trading environment worldwide to the benefit of all market participants and

Last Updated: 05-15-03

Key Statistics

Ownership: Private

Web Site: The Nasdaq Stock Market -- Maryland
Employees: 1,300


Company News
Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners to Transfer To NASDAQ Capital Market 9/3/2009 10:38:37 AM
DATATRAK International, Inc. (DATA) Announces Receipt of NASDAQ Panel Decision to Delist Common Shares 6/4/2009 9:57:20 AM
Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Receives NASDAQ Deficiency Notice 5/26/2009 10:43:01 AM
Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SNSS) Receives The Nasdaq Stock Market -- California Notification 4/20/2009 8:17:50 AM
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (XTLB) Receives Notification of Delisting Determination by NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Panel 4/16/2009 11:25:50 AM
Micromet to Host an Investor Meeting and Ring the Closing Bell of the NASDAQ Stock Exchange on April 24, 2009 in New York City 4/15/2009 10:27:39 AM
IDM Pharma, Inc. (IDMI) Receives The Nasdaq Stock Market -- New York Shareholder Equity Notification 4/14/2009 8:51:15 AM
Nasdaq Panel Grants Advanced Life Sciences Holdings, Inc. (ADLS) Request for Continued Listing on Nasdaq Stock Market 2/5/2009 10:31:54 AM
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PPHM) Receives Notification of Extension to Regain Compliance With NASDAQ's Minimum Bid Price Rule 12/29/2008 8:29:15 AM
Memory Pharmaceuticals (MEMY) Regains Compliance with NASDAQ Market Capitalization Requirement 12/16/2008 10:17:44 AM