Every trading day the gong is sounded in Amsterdam to mark the opening (9.00 am) and closing (17.30 pm) of the trading session.
Dutch pop and musical star Do opened the exchange at the occasion of the presentation of her new album 'Bubbles and Bells'. The new album will be available in local stores from December 1.
Do is a Dutch singer who got famous with the Bryan Adams - Heaven cover. The song has been released three times because of the huge success. In 2007 and 2010, Do won the 'Van Geels' audience award for best singer.