NASDAQ OMX Group 8-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 20, 2011 (December 14, 2011)
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: +1 212 401 8700
No change since last report
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
(1) On December 14, 2011, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ OMX) board of directors appointed Steven D. Black as a director effective immediately.
(2) Not applicable.
(3) Not applicable.
(4) Not applicable.
(5) Mr. Black will be compensated in accordance with NASDAQ OMXs existing board compensation policy.
A copy of the press release announcing Mr. Blacks appointment is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.