Facebook Will List on Nasdaq

Company's 'FB' will be found there instead of on New York Stock Exchange
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 5, 2012 2:53 PM CDT
Facebook Will List on Nasdaq
The Facebook logo.   (AP Photo/dapd, Joerg Koch)

Nasdaq has scored a major coup in the world of stock exchanges: It's getting Facebook, report the Wall Street Journal and New York Times. The company will list under the ticker symbol FB on the tech-heavy exchange after its initial public offering, expected next month. Nasdaq already has the likes of Apple and Google on its roster, and the arrival of Facebook cements its reputation as the high-tech home for stocks. The New York Stock Exchange had been vying for the company, too. (More Facebook stories.)

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