NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Marquette National Corporation (OTCQX: MNAT), the parent company of Marquette Bank, has qualified to trade on OTCQX®, The Best Marketplace.
Marquette begins trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "MNAT." U.S. investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"We are pleased to welcome Marquette, one of our largest banks with more than $1.5 billion in total assets to join the OTCQX marketplace," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "Marquette joins an elite group of community and regional banks that have chosen OTCQX to provide their shareholders with a superior trading and information experience. We applaud Marquette on taking this important step and wish them continued growth and success in the future."
"We are looking forward to the added visibility and exposure opportunities that the OTCQX marketplace offers to our company. In addition, the added benefit of having an assigned broker-dealer that is focused on community banks as our capital markets advisor will help us to further engage our shareholders and potential investors," said Paul M. McCarthy, Chairman and CEO of Marquette National Corporation.
McAdams Wright Ragen, Inc. serves as Marquette's Corporate Broker on OTCQX.
Marquette National Corporation is a one-bank holding company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. The company's banking subsidiary, Marquette Bank, was founded in 1945 and is a full-service, community bank that serves the financial needs of communities in Chicagoland, offering an extensive line of financial solutions including retail banking, real estate lending, trust, investments, wealth management and business banking to consumers and commercial customers.
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