Atheneum (pre-university secondary education) pupils of the Atheneum College Hageveld visit Beursplein 5 in honor of Financial Literacy Week, an international week for financial education.
The students get a tour through the 100 year old Stock Exchange building, visit the trading floor, get a lecture about the exchange and end the visit by sounding the gong. The Hageveld College is the only independent Atheneum in the Netherlands and is situated on the Hageveld Estate in Heemstede. All NYSE Euronext locations honor the Financial Literacy Week by organizing all kinds of activities plus bell ceremonies in Amsterdam, Brussels, New York, Paris and Lisbon.
Executives, team members and guests of Boulder, Colo.-based Rally Software, a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for managing Agile software development, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the company’s initial public offering. Rally Software will begin trading today on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “RALY.”
In honor of the occasion, Chief Executive Officer Tim Miller, joined by Rally’s Founder and CTO Ryan Martens and other members of the company’s team, will ring the NYSE Opening Bell®.
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Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading down 38 points and S&P futures are trading down 5 points. US futures are mirroring shares in Europe, following 4 straight days of gains as concerns over the Cypress banking system resurfaced. Investors fear that Cyprus may need more bailout money ahead of a meeting between EU finance ministers today and Saturday. Cyprus and the European Union have agreed in principle how it will provide its 13 billion euro contribution to a bailout package, although that number is almost twice the original figure because of its sharp recession, fuelling concerns about whether the sums will add up in the longer run. Banks will be in focus today after JPMorgan reported better than expected Q1 results.
On the economic calendar today, March retail sales will be released before the market opens and is expected to be flat, compared to a 1.1% increase the month prior....
The gong marks the start of the BioCapital Europe event that takes place on 17 April in the Sofitel Amsterdam The Grand hotel.
BioCapital Europe 2013 is organised by Life Sciences Partners (LSP) and ABN AMRO. BioCapital Europe is a life sciences investment conference, offering venture capitalists (VCs) and Institutional Investors access to around 40 exciting biotech companies from the Benelux and Europe. John de Koning, partner at LSP Life Sciences Partners and Frederik Gorter de Vries, Senior Associate at ABN AMRO, both conference hosts, sound the gong.
The Third Annual Corporate Responsibility (CR) Forum will focus on Our Corporations in Our Communities, and will bring together leaders of companies that exemplify the best of business and emphasize the important positive role that business plays in our society. Held at the New York Stock Exchange, the forum will be co-hosted by the Corporate Responsibility Officer’s Association, NYSE Euronext and SharedXpertise (the publishers of CR Magazine).
Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark, New Jersey will deliver the keynote address. Event participants will include thought leaders from non-profit and other leading organizations in the CR field, as well as representatives from companies selected as finalists in CR Magazine’s 2013 100 Best Corporate Citizens ListTM, which will be announced during the Forum. Forum participants...