Friday, March 01, 2013

Equity Trader Alert #2013 - 19
NASDAQ to Begin Listing Wright Medical Group CVR on Monday, March 4, 2013

Markets Impacted:

Products Impacted:

  • NASDAQ OMX Global Index Data Service (GIDS)

Contact Information:

What you need to know:

  • On Monday, March 4, 2013, NASDAQ will list Wright Medical Group, Inc. Contingent Value Rights (CVR) (Symbol: WMGIZ)
  • The CVR will list on The NASDAQ Stock Market.
  • You may register as a market maker by contacting NASDAQ OMX Trading Operations at +1 212 231 5100.

When will the new CVR begin trading?

Effective March 4, 2013, The NASDAQ Stock Market® (NASDAQ®) plans to begin trading the following new Contingent Value Rights (CVR):

  • Wright Medical Group, Inc. CVR (Symbol: WMGIZ)

For more information, refer to the Wright Medical Group Informational Circular on the NASDAQ OMX Trader® website.

How will the CVR be traded?

Trading in the CVRs on NASDAQ will be subject to the provisions of NASDAQ Rule 2111A. Members also should review NASD Notice to Members 03-71 for guidance on trading these securities.

Where can I find additional information?

For questions regarding the new CVR, please contact:

For questions regarding the trading of the CVR on NASDAQ, please contact:

For questions about quotation and trade data for the CVR, please contact:

For all other systems-related questions, please contact:

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