Nasdaq Omx Educational Foundation Awards Grant To Midwest Finance Association

MFA is a professional association of academics and finance industry professionals who are dedicated to developing and disseminating information concerning recent advances in financial theory and practice. The grant will be used to sponsor a portion of MFA's 63rd Annual Conference, which takes place on Friday, March 7th at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Hotel in Orlando, Florida. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=23919 "We are very grateful for the generosity and our partnership with the NASDAQ OMX Educational Foundation," said Iraj Fooladi, President of the Midwest Finance Association. "This type of support allows us to continue to deliver a high quality conference where academics and practitioners can meet to discuss cutting edge research." "We are proud to support the MFA Annual Conference and welcome the organization to our family of partnerships with leading institutions in financial services," said Joan Conley, Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary at The NASDAQ OMX Group. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://finance.yahoo.com/news/nasdaq-omx-educational-foundation-awards-133000108.html