NEW YORK, July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced General Communication, Inc. ("GCI") (OTCQX: GNCMB), Alaska's leading telecommunications provider, has qualified to have its Class B Common Stock trade on the OTCQX® Best Marketplace. GCI's Class A Common Stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market.
GCI's Class B shares begin trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "GNCMB." U.S. investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"GCI is not only Alaska's largest telecom company serving 80% of Alaska households, it is also an important employer with over 2,000 personnel statewide and a major contributor to the state welfare and economy," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "We are proud to welcome GCI to our OTCQX family and look forward to supporting the company in its continued growth and success."
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. serves as GCI's Designated Advisor for Disclosure ("DAD") on OTCQX, responsible for providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements and U.S. securities laws.
GCI is the largest Alaska-based communications provider as measured by revenues. It offers facilities-based wireless telephone services, data services, Internet access, video services and voice services, to residential and business customers across the state under its GCI brand.
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