ADVISORY, Dec. 3, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Bank Director and NASDAQ OMX will host its 2nd annual Boardroom Forum on Lending from the NASDAQ MarketSite on Tuesday, December 4. The one-day event, which sold out in 2011, will focus on the challenges of loan growth and will highlight leaders from a wide range of financial institutions and feature speakers from the top names in the insurance, accounting and compensation arenas, including keynote speaker Stephen D. Steinour, chairman, president and chief executive officer of NASDAQ-listed Huntington Bancshares Incorporated and The Huntington National Bank.
To conclude the event, participants from the Boardroom Forum on Lending will ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell.
For more information about the Bank Director Boardroom Forum on Lending, including a full agenda and list of speakers, please visit:
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 – 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. ET
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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About Bank Director:
Since 1991, Bank Director has served as a leading information resource for the directors and officers of financial institutions. Bank Director hosts a variety of conferences and director-training programs throughout the year designed to increase the effectiveness of directors, focusing on topics like growth strategy, compensation, lending, M&A, and risk. In addition to events, Bank Director reaches the leaders of the institutions that comprise America's $11 trillion banking industry through its quarterly magazine, executive-level research, and its website, BankDirector.com. Bank Director is published by DirectorCorps, and headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee. To learn more visit www.BankDirector.com. Follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/BankDirectorMagazine) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/bankdirector).
About NASDAQ OMX Group:
The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the U.S. and Europe, we own and operate 23 markets, 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Able to process more than 1 million messages per second at sub-40 microsecond speeds with 99.99+% uptime, our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Our award-winning data products and worldwide indexes are the benchmarks in the financial industry. Home to approximately 3,400 listed companies worth $6 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we give the ideas of tomorrow access to capital today. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily. Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com. Follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/NASDAQ) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500)
Source: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.