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2014-05-12

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.: NASDAQ OMX Expands Senior Leadership Team

Adena Friedman
Rejoins as President, Global Corporate, Information&Technology Solutions

Hans-Ole Jochumsen Named President, Global Trading&Market Services

NEW YORK, May 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NASDAQ OMX today announced two new
senior leadership roles, further strengthening the depth and breadth of its
leadership team, while advancing the company's strategy to provide companies
and financial professionals with technology solutions and intelligence to
successfully navigate the global capital markets.

Adena Friedman will rejoin NASDAQ OMX as President of the company's Global
Corporate, Information,&Technology Solutions, comprising Information
Services, Technology Solutions and Corporate Client Group business segments.
In this newly created role, Ms. Friedman will be responsible for overseeing
the strategy and operations as well as having financial responsibility for
each of these businesses. She will report directly to Bob Greifeld, Chief
Executive Officer.

"We are honored and privileged to have Adena rejoin our organization,"
commented Bob Greifeld, CEO, NASDAQ OMX. "When I arrived at NASDAQ in May
2003, I was incredibly fortunate to be able to partner with someone of
Adena's abilities and ambitions. She started her career at NASDAQ and played
a major role in shaping the strategy that guides many of our actions today."

Based in New York, Ms. Friedman will join the firm on June 12, 2014, and her
direct reports will include, John Jacobs, EVP, Global Information Services,
Anna Ewing EVP, Global Technology Solutions and Bruce Aust, EVP, Global
Corporate Client Group.

Ms. Friedman was a key member of NASDAQ OMX's management team for over a
decade, serving in a variety of roles including head of the company's data
products business, corporate strategy, as well as Chief Financial Officer.
Ms. Friedman is credited with significant contributions to the strategy and
expansion of the organization, helping to create one of the most diversified
exchanges in the world today. She was also a central driver of the company's
acquisition strategy, helping orchestrate the acquisitions of INET, OMX,
Philadelphia and Boston Exchanges. Ms. Friedman was most recently CFO and
Managing Director of The Carlyle Group in Washington, D.C.

"After three exciting years at Carlyle, a world-class global asset management
firm, I am thrilled to be back at NASDAQ OMX, working for one of the most
interesting and innovative companies in financial services," said Ms.
Friedman. "Under Bob's leadership, NASDAQ OMX has built an extremely
effective and diversified business that is delivering record performance. I
look forward to rejoining the entire senior leadership team for whom I have a
personal and professional regard, and to contributing to the further
advancement of this tremendous organization."

In addition, Hans-Ole Jochumsen, currently Executive Vice President, has been
elevated to President of Global Trading&Market Services, and will continue to
report to Mr. Greifeld.

"We are fortunate to have a strong leadership team in place that has been a
force in the success of our franchise," Greifeld said. "Hans-Ole has been a
major part of that leadership, and his elevation to President represents a
recognition of his ability to build and lead teams through a well-architected
and articulated global strategy, as well as create growth and development
opportunities for our talented Market Services team."

Since 2008, Hans-Ole Jochumsen has successfully led the company's Transaction
Services Nordics division, and has been responsible for the Nordic and Baltic
markets, developing a strong strategic position in the European equities
markets. Jochumsen served as President and member of the OMX Executive Team.
From 2010 to 2013, he served as the Chairman of FESE, Federation of European
Securities Exchanges.

"This is a dynamic organization," said Hans-Ole Jochumsen. "I am energized by
the continued opportunities on the horizon for NASDAQ OMX and look forward to
the broader mandate of my new role."

About NASDAQ OMX Group

NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange
technology, information and public company services across six continents.
Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, NASDAQ OMX enables customers to
plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using
proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating
today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first
electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in
50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. NASDAQ OMX
is home to more than 3,400 listed companies with a market value of over $8.5
trillion and more than10,000 corporate clients. To learn more,
visitwww.nasdaqomx.com.

NDAQG

CONTACT: NASDAQ OMX Media contacts:

Europe:
Martin Hedensio
+46 (8) 405 62 54 (office)
+46 (73) 449 62 54 (mobile)
Martin.Hedensio@NASDAQOMX.com

Carl Norell
+46 (8) 405 6639 (office)
+46 (734) 496 639 (mobile)
Carl.Norell@NASDAQOMX.com

North America:
Linda Recupero
+ 1 212 231 5534 (office)
+1 347 978 2911 (mobile)
Linda.recupero@nasdaqomx.com

Joseph Christinat
+1 646 441 5121 (office)
+1 646 284 5920 (mobile)
Joseph.Christinat@NASDAQMX.com

Investor Relations Contact:
Ed Ditmire
+1.212.401.8737
Ed.Ditmire@nasdaqomx.com

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This announcement is distributed by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions on behalf of NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions clients.
The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. via Globenewswire

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