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Julie Cohen
Director of Marketing and Communications
212.701.3614
jcohen@cahill.com

NASDAQ Acquires OMX in Deal Valued at $3.7 Billion

Date: 05/25/07

Cahill is representing Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase Bank in connection with their providing commitments for $3.5 billion of bank financing for the acquisition of OMX AB, a Swedish company that operates securities exchanges in the Nordic and Baltic regions of Europe, by NASDAQ Stock Market, Inc.  The acquisition values OMX at about $3.7 billion and the combined company will be called the Nasdaq OMX Group.

Julie Cohen
Director of Marketing and Communications
212.701.3614
jcohen@cahill.com