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.
During the ceremony at Beursplein 5 the CEO of Ziggo, Bernard Dijkhuizen, sounded the gong as a start of trading in Ziggo. Dijkhuizen was accompanied by the boardmembers of Ziggo, Cees Vermaas, CEO of NYSE Euronext Amsterdam and all parties involved with the IPO.
Ziggo is a Dutch provider of entertainment, information and communication through television, broadband Internet and telephony services. The Company serves all of its 3.0 million customers with television, almost 2.2 million customers with digital television, about 1.7 million customers with broadband Internet, and over 1.3 million customers with telephony services.