EASDAQ


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European Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (EASDAQ)

European equivalent of Nasdaq.

EASDAQ

A defunct European electronic securities exchange headquartered in Brussels. Founded originally as a European equivalent to NASDAQ, it was purchased by the American exchange in 2001 and became NASDAQ Europe. In 2003, it shut down operations as a result of the burst of the dot-com bubble.
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As a member of EASDAQ's International Advisory Board, Stephen Richards will serve as an advisor to the main EASDAQ board in support of EASDAQ's development as a leading exchange.
In addition to its strategic investment in EASDAQ, E*TRADE has previously made investments in E*OFFERING, a full-service online investment bank, and Archipelago, a leading Electronic Communications Network (ECN).
Commenting on this announcement, Stanislas Yassukovich, EASDAQ Chairman, said: "This represents a further major endorsement for EASDAQ as we move forwards with the implementation of our strategy to become the leading trading platform in Europe for international growth and technology stocks.
For more information on EASDAQ, please visit http://www.
Burnham said, "As a founding EASDAQ member firm and leading market maker, we are very encouraged by recent developments.
With these developments, EASDAQ should become a major force in the European financial markets.
Herzog Heine Geduld International is a founding member of EASDAQ, makes markets in several hundred equities on the London Stock Exchange and was recently admitted as a member of Xetra, the electronic trading system of Deusche Borse AG.
What a NASDAQ takeover would mean to a company listed only on EASDAQ, such as Bricsnet.
How the EASDAQ currently operates and its position in the European economy.