Nasdaq OMX working with DOJ on antitrust probe

NEW YORK, May 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NDAQ) has issued the following statement with regard to the ongoing antitrust process surrounding its offer to acquire the NYSE Euronext, following its presentation at the UBS Global Financial Services Conference in New York yesterday:

NASDAQ OMX is working closely with the Department of Justice to provide all the necessary materials they require to conduct a thorough review of our proposed transaction and it has also made its Hart-Scott Rodino filings. NASDAQ OMX makes no comment on the specifics of these discussions or how they are progressing, has received no assurances from the Department of Justice as to the timing or outcome of the review. Comments made by NASDAQ OMX concerning the impact of potential remedies on NASDAQ OMX are based solely upon the views of NASDAQ OMX.

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