The first event on June 4 will feature live webcast presentations by OTCQX-traded community banks as they showcase their stories to investors
NEW YORK, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, today announced it has engaged VirtualInvestorConferences.com, a cooperative venture of PR Newswire and Better Investing™, to host a series of online, interactive investor conferences for companies traded on the OTCQX® Best Marketplace.
The first scheduled conference will take place on June 4 at www.VirtualInvestorConferences.com and will feature live webcast presentations by senior executives from OTCQX-traded community banks as they showcase their investment stories and answer questions from investors. Investors will be able to interact directly with the presenters and other participants online as well as watch pre-recorded materials and download annual reports, investor kits, surveys and other information from a virtual "exhibit hall." Archived webcasts will be available after the event.
"As strong believers in electronic networks and the power of technology and transparency to transform investing, we are pleased to partner with VirtualInvestorConferences.com and PR Newswire to host our first ever virtual investor conference for OTCQX banks which will help introduce these well-managed, shareholder-focused companies to more investors," said Jason Paltrowitz, Executive Vice President – Corporate Services of OTC Markets Group. "VirtualInvestorConferences.com is another online option for our community of public companies to conveniently connect in real-time with individual and institutional investors."
"By inviting investors, worldwide, to directly connect with their issuers, OTC Markets Group is demonstrating exceptional leadership and creativity," said John Viglotti, VP, Investor Relations Products and Services at PR Newswire. "Being 100% online, VirtualInvestorConferences.com is geographically agonistic for both presenters and investors, allowing senior executives from a community bank in Virginia, for example, to easily find active investors in Oregon. We're especially pleased that the OTCQX Banks Virtual Investor Conference marks our 50th event. It's a double milestone."
The following banks will present in the OTCQX Banks Virtual Investor Conference on June 4:
- California Bank of Commerce (CA) (OTCQX: CABC)
- Cortland Bancorp (OTCQX: CLDB)
- F & M Bank Corp. (OTCQX: FMBM)
- Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Inc. (OTCQX: FMAO)
- First Resource Bank (Exton, PA) (OTCQX: FRSB)
- Freedom Bank of Virginia (Fairfax) (OTCQX: FDVA)
- Greater Hudson Bank, NA (NY) (OTCQX: GHDS)
- Suncrest Bank (Visalia, CA) (OTCQX: SBKK)
Investors interested in registering for the event or for more information can visit http://virtualinvestorconferences.com/agenda-june2015.html. There is no fee for investors to register, attend the live presentations and ask questions.
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces for 10,000 U.S. and global securities. Through our OTC Link® ATS, we directly link a diverse network of broker-dealers that provide liquidity and execution services for a wide spectrum of securities. We organize these securities into marketplaces to inform investors of opportunities and risks: the OTCQX® Best Marketplace; the OTCQB® Venture Marketplace; and the OTC Pink® Open Marketplace. Our data-driven platform enables investors to easily trade through the broker of their choice at the best possible price and empowers a broad range of companies to improve the quality and availability of information for their investors. To learn more about how we create better informed and more efficient financial marketplaces, visit www.otcmarkets.com.
OTC Link ATS is operated by OTC Link LLC, member FINRA/SIPC and SEC regulated ATS.
VirtualInvestorConferences.com, created by BetterInvesting™ (NAIC) and PR Newswire, has been the only monthly virtual investor conference series that provides an interactive forum for presenting companies to meet directly with investors using a graphically-enhanced online platform.
Designed to replicate the look and feel of location-based investor conferences, Virtual Investor Conferences unites PR Newswire's leading-edge online conferencing and investor communications capabilities with BetterInvesting's extensive retail investor audience network.
SOURCE OTC Markets Group Inc.
For further information: Saskia Sidenfaden, OTC Markets Group Inc., +1 (212) 896-4428, [email protected], http://www.otcmarkets.com/home