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NYSE Opening Bell At 2013 World Economic Forum in Davos
NYSE Euronext, the Campaign to Fix the Debt and Executives of NYSE-listed Companies To Ring Opening Bell Remotely in Davos
For Release: 24 Jan 13
REMOTE NYSE Opening Bell from Davos -FRIDAY, Jan. 25, 2013, 9:30am ET/3:30pm CET
 
PHOTO/VIDEO OPPORTUNITY
 
EVENT:
On the occasion of the World Economic Forum 2013 Annual Meeting, NYSE Euronext CEO Duncan Niederauer and several CEO's of companies listed on NYSE Euronext markets will open the U.S. market of NYSE Euronext and ring NYSE the opening bell remotely from Davos, Switzerland on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.
 
The remote opening of the New York stock market will be broadcast live to audiences worldwide to represent the spirit of the gathering in Davos. The remote bell ringing coincides with the morning opening of the NYSE market.
 
WHO:
NYSE Euronext (NYSE Euronext: NYX) CEO Duncan Niederauer
NYSE Euronext (NYSE Euronext: NYX) Deputy CEO Dominique Cerutti
CEOs and executives of NYSE Euronext-listed companies
 
CAMPAIGN TO FIX THE DEBT:
The Campaign to Fix the Debt is a non-partisan movement to put America on a better fiscal and economic path. Its members represent a variety of social, economic and political perspectives, united by the common belief that America's growing federal debt threatens our future and that we must address it. The Campaign will mobilize key communities - including leaders from business, government, and policy - and people all across America who want to see elected officials step up to solve our nation's fiscal challenges.
 
WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM:
The World Economic Forum is the foremost global community of business, political, intellectual and other leaders of society committed to improving the state of the world. The Forum is an independent international organization incorporated as a Swiss not-for-profit foundation and has NGO consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.      
 
WHEN/WHERE: FRIDAY, JAN. 25, 2013
Davos - 3:30 p.m.  (CET/Switz.) - The Opening Bell is Rung
New York - 9:30 a.m. (ET/U.S.) - The Opening Bell Rings
Media interested in covering the bell ringing from Davos should arrive at 3.15pm (CET) at the CNBC platform conveniently near the Congress Center.
 
NYSE EURONEXT MEDIA CONTACT:       
Davos:  James Dunseath, NYSE Euronext   Mobile: + 44 0 7887 620 293, @: jdunseath@nyx.com
New York:  Anthony Drizis + 1.212.656.2147, @: adrizis@nyx.com
 
Photo/Video:
Photos available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285), Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420), European Press Agency (917.670.1323), and Insider Images. The Opening Bell (starting at 9:25 a.m.) feed is available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
 
Facebook/Twitter/YouTube:
For photos and video of the bell ringing, connect with NYSE Euronext on Facebook (NYSE Euronext), YouTube (nysetv1), and Twitter (@NYSEEuronext), #NYSEBell.
 
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