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ING U.S. Celebrates IPO on the New York Stock Exchange
Rodney O. Martin, Jr. Chairman and CEO of ING U.S., to Ring The Opening BellŪ
For Release: 02 May 13
Who/What: 
Executives and guests of ING U.S., a leading provider of Retirement, Investment, and Insurance products and services in the U.S., will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the company’s initial public offering.  ING U.S. will begin trading today on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “VOYA”.
 
In honor of the occasion, ING U.S. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rodney O. Martin, Jr., joined by members of the company’s management team, will ring the NYSE Opening Bell.
 
About ING U.S. (NYSE: VOYA)
ING U.S., which plans to rebrand in the future as Voya Financial, constitutes the U.S.-based retirement, investment and insurance businesses of Netherlands-based ING Groep N.V. Through the ING U.S. family of companies, we serve the financial needs of approximately 13 million individual and institutional customers with a comprehensive array of products and services, including retirement plans, IRA rollovers and transfers, stable value, institutional investment management, mutual funds, alternative investments, life insurance, employee benefits, fixed and indexed annuities and financial planning. Our dedicated workforce of approximately 7,000 employees is focused on ING U.S.’s vision and mission to guide Americans on their journey to greater retirement readiness and to help make a secure financial future possible — one person, one family and one institution at a time.
 
When/Where:
Thursday, May 2, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
9:00 a.m.            Media escorted into the building for bell ringing
9:30 a.m.            The Opening Bell rings                                                                                  
 
Contact:
Media interested in covering the bell ringing MUST contact Annmarie Gioia at 212.656.5437 or agioia@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) and European Press Agency  (917.670.1323). 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.