AQThe two-character ISO 3166 country code for ANTARCTICA.
The first electronic stock market, which uses computers and telecommunications to trade shares rather than a traditional trading floor. NASDAQ is owned and operated by the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD). It is the fastest growing major stock market in the world with well over 5,000 companies listed. Market makers compete to buy and sell NASDAQ-listed stocks of US and non-US based companies via a worldwide computer network for large and small investors.
Nasdaq stock marketNasdaq stock market
The first electronic stock market listing over 5000 companies. The Nasdaq stock market comprises two separate markets, namely the Nasdaq National Market, which trades large, active securities and the Nasdaq Smallcap Market that trades emerging growth companies.
National Association of Securities Dealers Automatic Quotation System (Nasdaq)National Association of Securities Dealers Automatic Quotation System (Nasdaq)
An electronic quotation system that provides price quotations to market participants about the more actively traded common stock issues in the OTC market. About 4000 common stock issues are included in the Nasdaq system.
See: Japanese Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System
See: National Association of Securities Dealers Automatic Quotation System
Japanese Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation System (Jasdaq)
Nasdaq small capitalization companies
European Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (EASDAQ)
Stock Exchange Automated Quotation (SEAQ) International