NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that DDD Group Plc. (OTCQX: DDDGY; AIM: DDD), a 3D solutions company, has chosen to have its American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) traded on OTCQX®, the qualified OTC marketplace with the highest financial standards and third-party sponsorship.
DDD Group qualified for trading today on OTCQX International, a segment of the OTCQX marketplace reserved for high-quality non-U.S. companies listed on a qualified stock exchange in their home country. U.S. investors can find current financial disclosures and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"OTCQX companies demonstrate their commitment to providing superior information to investors and maintaining the highest quality standards," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "We are pleased DDD Group has chosen to join the other elite companies trading on OTCQX."
"We are proud to join OTCQX, the highest OTC marketplace," said Chris Yewdall, chief executive of DDD Group. "We are committed to providing our U.S. investors with timely news and information to help them better analyze, value and trade our securities."
Berns & Berns will serve as DDD Group's Principal American Liaison ("PAL") on OTCQX, responsible for sponsoring qualified companies and providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.
DDD Group Plc. trades in the U.S. on OTCQX under the symbol "DDDGY," where each ADR represents 10 ordinary shares.
DDD transforms the visual experience by bringing 3D to the consumer. Its TriDef™ 3D solutions convert 2D to 3D automatically, and enable delivery to 3D TVs, PCs and mobile devices. Leading brands including Intel, Samsung, LG Electronics and Sony license these solutions. Over 23 million TriDef 3D products have been shipped by DDD's licensees worldwide. DDD's Yabazam! label delivers 3D everywhere with its online content portal and Smart TV apps. DDD's shares are quoted on the London Stock Exchange's AIM Market (AIM: DDD). For more information, visit www.DDD.com.
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 better inform investors of opportunities and risks - OTCQX® - The Intelligent Marketplace for the Best OTC Companies; OTCQB® - The Venture Marketplace; and OTC Pink® - The 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 registered ATS.
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