The stock exchange as a company - think LSE but for US

Would be great if we could get it added in the universe

So I’ve been googling this but can’t get my head around it and I’m hoping someone here can help.

What exactly is NDAQ, and what’s the difference between this and say EQQQ?

NDAQ is the company that runs the Nasdaq exchange

EQQQ is an ETF that tracks an index of the largest companies traded on the Nasdaq exchange

So does that mean the NDAQ share price is affected by factors other than just the value of the companies within Nasdaq?

NDAQ has actually outperformed the index over the past year and over very long timeframes. It makes money from trading activity on the exchange, whereas EQQQ is just an index of the top 100 companies on the exchange.

I guess in theory it can still be profitable in a downturn if trading volumes are high


Ah, I see. Thank you!

Hi Freetrade, hi all,

Nasdaq, Inc

Would there be a way to invest in the company itself?

You already can, I have some, look for ticker $NDAQ :+1:

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Oddly, it doesn’t seem to show up though. I cannot find it.

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That’s odd, here is what I see.


Note: 3 for 1 split announcement. The stock will become discoverable again to those who don’t have it on market opening tomorrow, Monday, August 29.


Thank you

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Great work detective @bitflip


The more I study this company, the more I like it. Interesting read about Nasdaq Which

“launched a digital assets business that places it in a direct competition with crypto exchanges Binance and Coinbase Inc.”: