At Nasdaq we use our voice to shape public discussions on the important topics and challenges facing our industry and our customers. As a recognized leader in the financial industry, we have a deep understanding of economic and regulatory dynamics, the needs of our customers and the broader ecosystem in which we all operate. We cultivate understanding and share our knowledge and experience through participation in industry forums, associations and working groups. We strengthen our customer relationships through public policy advocacy and high-profile use of our brand and credibility in the markets and the media.
Through our corporate blog, MarketInsite we provide thought leadership in the global financial technology arena. We are the forefront of promoting capital formation, competition and job growth. Through our unmatched use of technology, world-wide public policy engagement and a proven track record of responsible, credible and industry defining leadership within the global exchange business, we help mold the future direction of global capital markets.