This excerpt taken from the NDAQ 10-Q filed Aug 1, 2007.
Acquisition of Directors Desk
On July 2, 2007, Nasdaq acquired Directors Desk LLC, a privately held, Washington-based firm which provides technology to boards of public and private companies in the U.S. and abroad. As of June 30, 2007, $8.0 million was placed into escrow to fund the purchase. Directors Desk will be part of our Issuer Services segment.