NYSE Euronext is Oddo Midcap Forum partner
10 & 11 January 2013 - Lyon Centre de Congres
Lyon/Paris, 10 January 2013 - NYSE Euronext (NYX) is a partner of the 16^th Oddo Midcap Forum to be held on 10-11 January 2013 at the Centre de Congres in Lyon, France. This high-profile event, the largest of its type for European midcaps, will bring together 170 companies listed on NYSE
Euronext's European market, up 14% from 2012, and 275 euro-zone investors, a 27% rise.
The Oddo Midcap Forum, in which NYSE Euronext and Lyon Pole Bourse are partners, was created in 1997 to help listed companies in France and other countries promote their businesses to investors. Participating issuers come from a wide variety of business sectors and have market capitalisations
ranging from EUR10 million to EUR10 billion.
Key events during the two-day Forum include:
* 45-minute one-to-one meetings;
* 45-minute meetings with two to four investors;
* Presentations to groups of up to 30.
'We are delighted to team up with Oddo Midcap for the 16^th Oddo Midcap Forum, which helps midcaps - a significant share of our clientele - raise their profile with investors,' said Marc Lefevre, Head of European Business Development and Client Coverage, Listings Europe, at NYSE Euronext.
'Efficient capital markets are the most effective way to allocate financial resources to business development. And communication is essential since it gives investors the background information and visibility they need to make investment decisions.'
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About NYSE Euronext
NYSE Euronext (NYX) is a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of innovative trading technologies. The company's exchanges in Europe and the United States trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income and exchange-traded products. With approximately 8,000 listed issues
(excluding European Structured Products), NYSE Euronext's equities markets -- the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE MKT, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca -- represent one-third of the world's equities trading, the most liquidity of any global exchange group. NYSE Euronext also operates
NYSE Liffe, one of the leading European derivatives businesses and the world's second-largest derivatives business by value of trading. The company offers a comprehensive commercial technology, connectivity and market data products and services through NYSE Technologies. NYSE Euronext is in
the S&P 500 index. For more information, visit: www.nyx.com
About Oddo & Cie
Oddo & Cie is an independent financial services group founded over 160 years ago. With a staff of 900 -- including 100 analysts and 100 IT specialists -- and EUR22bn in assets under management, Oddo & Cie is active in investment banking and capital management, offering brokerage services on
equity and bond markets, financial analysis, merchant banking, private banking, asset management, and associated front- and back-office services.
The Group stands out thanks to its ownership structure, with 42% of its capital held by the Oddo family, 30% by employees and 20% by Allianz. This partnership ethos ensures that Oddo teams are committed for the long term.
At yearend 2011, Oddo & Cie reported a net profit of EUR36.4m and shareholders' equity of EUR392m.