Deutsche Boerse shareholders approve NYSE merger

NEW YORK, July 14 – NYSE Euronext (NYSE:NYX) announced today that it has been notified by Deutsche Boerse AG (XETRA DB1) that, on a preliminary basis, more than 80% of Deutsche Boerse shareholders tendered their shares by July 13th, 2011, surpassing the requisite 75% needed to approve our proposed combination.

Final results are expected to be reported tomorrow, Friday July 15. Completion of the combination is subject to approval by the relevant competition and financial, securities and other regulatory authorities in the U.S. and Europe, as well as customary closing conditions

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