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LeveL ATS and Luminex Trading & Analytics Complete Merger Transaction

BOSTON, March 2, 2022 — LeveL ATS, a leading, independently operated US equity dark pool trading venue for the sell-side, and Luminex Trading & Analytics, a block trading venue built for the buy-side, announced today the completion of their merger. As part of the close, LeveL ATS CEO Whit Conary was named Chief Executive Officer of the newly combined entity. LeveL and Luminex will continue operating as two separate alternative trading systems (ATS) under one broker-dealer.

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Nasdaq Acquires Minority Stake in LeveL ATS

NEW YORK and BOSTON, August 2, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) and LeveL ATS today announced Nasdaq has acquired a significant minority stake in LeveL ATS, a leading, independently operated US Equity Dark Pool trading venue. Through this investment, Nasdaq joins owners including Bank of America, Citi, and Fidelity. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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