This excerpt taken from the NDAQ DEF 14A filed Apr 17, 2008.
TO BE HELD ON MAY 21, 2008
We are furnishing this proxy statement and the accompanying proxy card to the holders of the voting securities of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., a Delaware corporation, in connection with the solicitation of proxies by our board of directors for use in voting at the annual meeting of stockholders to be held at the time and place and for the purposes set forth in the accompanying notice of annual meeting, and at any and all adjournments or postponements of this meeting. We first mailed or delivered this proxy statement and the accompanying proxy card to our stockholders on or about April 17, 2008.
On February 27, 2008, The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. and OMX AB (publ) combined, and The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. was renamed The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. Unless otherwise noted, in this proxy statement, the term NASDAQ OMX refers to The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. The term Nasdaq refers to The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc., and the term OMX refers to OMX AB (publ), as these entities operated prior to the combination.