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Exclusive Nasdaq Market Begins Trading

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Exclusive Nasdaq Market Begins Trading

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Exclusive Nasdaq Market Begins Trading

Exclusive Nasdaq Market Begins Trading

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Trading has begun on a new Nasdaq stock market that is not for armchair traders: Only institutional investors with at least $100 million in assets can take part. The companies whose stock is traded on the new market are under less federal scrutiny than ordinary public companies.