The NASDAQ Stock Market to be Closed on Monday October 29
The NASDAQ OMX Group (NASDAQ: NDAQ) today announced The NASDAQ Stock Market and other NASDAQ OMX-owned U.S exchanges and markets and the FINRA/NASDAQ Trade Reporting Facility will be closed for business on Monday, October 29 and and pending confirmation on Tuesday, October 30. All other NASDAQ OMX exchanges outside the U.S. will be open for business on Monday and Tuesday as scheduled.
The following NASDAQ OMX U.S. exchanges and markets and the FINRA/NASDAQ Trade Reporting Facility will be closed on Monday due to Hurricane Sandy:
The NASDAQ Stock Market
NASDAQ OMX BX
NASDAQ OMX PSX
The NASDAQ Options Market
NASDAQ OMX PHLX
NASDAQ OMX BX Options
The NASDAQ OMX Futures Exchange
NASDAQ OMX U.S. Commodities (NOCC)
FINRA/NASDAQ Trade Reporting Facility (ACT)
The decision was made in consultation with other U.S. exchanges, government officials and regulators - including the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The continuity of our markets and a variety of factors related to Hurricane Sandy's movement up the Eastern Seaboard were considered, including the state of emergencies declared by New York City, New York State and other state and local governments.
For more information about our business continuity plans, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com/.
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