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Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Nasdaq is the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, and its technology powers more than 90 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1-in-10 of the world's securities transactions. It is home to more than 3,900 listed companies with a market value of approximately $12 trillion and approximately 18,000 corporate clients.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://business.nasdaq.com/discover/nasdaq-story/our-businesses/index.html|name=Nasdaq's Story|org=Nasdaq|date=July 30, 2018}}</ref>
 
Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Nasdaq is the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, and its technology powers more than 90 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1-in-10 of the world's securities transactions. It is home to more than 3,900 listed companies with a market value of approximately $12 trillion and approximately 18,000 corporate clients.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://business.nasdaq.com/discover/nasdaq-story/our-businesses/index.html|name=Nasdaq's Story|org=Nasdaq|date=July 30, 2018}}</ref>
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Nasdaq's current CEO, Adena Friedman, has said that she is "optimistic" about the future of [[cryptocurrency]] and [[blockchain]]/[[distributed ledger]] technology. She also said that the technology feels like the "right next step in the space of currency."<ref>{{cite web|url=https://money.cnn.com/2018/05/09/news/companies/nasdaq-ceo-cryptocurrencies/index.html|name=Why Nasdaq's CEO is bullish on cryptocurrencies|org=CNN Money|date=July 30, 2018}}</ref> In June, Friedman said that cryptocurrencies are at "the height of hype," and that they will become a "financial element of the Internet."<ref>{{cite web|url=https://cointelegraph.com/news/novogratz-s-crypto-bank-galaxy-digital-to-start-trading-aug-1-on-canadian-exchange|name=Nasdaq CEO: Cryptocurrencies Are at ‘Height of Hype’|org=Cointelegraph|date=July 30, 2018}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2018-06-05/cryptocurrencies-at-height-of-hype-cycle-nasdaq-ceo-says-video|name=Cryptocurrencies at 'Height of Hype Cycle,' Nasdaq CEO Says|org=Bloomberg|date=July 30, 2018}}</ref>
  
 
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Nasdaq, Inc.
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Founded Feb. 8, 1971
Headquarters New York, NY, USA
Key People Adena Friedman, CEO
Employees 4,325 employees
Products Exchange offering products covering multiple asset classes
Twitter @Nasdaq
StockTwits NDX
LinkedIn Profile
Facebook Nasdaq
Website Nasdaq Home

Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Nasdaq is the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, and its technology powers more than 90 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1-in-10 of the world's securities transactions. It is home to more than 3,900 listed companies with a market value of approximately $12 trillion and approximately 18,000 corporate clients.[1]

Nasdaq's current CEO, Adena Friedman, has said that she is "optimistic" about the future of cryptocurrency and blockchain/distributed ledger technology. She also said that the technology feels like the "right next step in the space of currency."[2] In June, Friedman said that cryptocurrencies are at "the height of hype," and that they will become a "financial element of the Internet."[3][4]

To read the full article on the Nasdaq, click on Marketswiki.gif to open a new tab with MarketsWiki.

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