Corporate Board Member Magazine and NYSE Euronext Announce New Web Site

Tue Mar 4, 2008 10:15am EST

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NEW YORK, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate Board Member magazine, in
conjunction with NYSE Euronext, today launched the web site
www.boardmember.com. The web site delivers an interactive online experience
for the boardroom and c-suite executive community and features insights from
experts, as well as resources from the leading content, product, and service
providers.
    "This is a giant step forward for board members that seek information on
their board and committee duties, as well as education on boardroom practices.
There will be some exciting programming as part of The Boardroom Channel and
we expect all directors who are part of this collegial community will have a
very interactive experience," says TK Kerstetter, president and CEO of Board
Member Inc., which publishes Corporate Board Member and Bank Director.
    New offerings to the web site include:

    -- Board Committee Interactive -- Improved navigation allows visitors to
       immediately access topics in a variety of specific areas such as
       compensation, audit, and governance, in addition to appealing to
       general counsel.

    -- Forums & Blogs  -- Directors can network with peers, ask questions, and
       comment on the latest issue of the magazine. The site offers gated
       forums for board members to speak in confidence, sharing challenges and
       solutions with their board committee assignments.

    -- The Boardroom Channel -- Both a programming and educational tool for
       board members and inside senior officers, visitors may view both
       webcasts and webinars which are sorted by topic.

    -- Speaking Out -- A unique web site feature highlighting opinions and
       comments from directors, regulators, and boardroom experts on current
       board affairs, corporate governance issues, and companies in the news.

    -- Corporate Board Member -- Read each issue of Corporate Board Member
       online or search the archives. Additional articles from the magazine
       not previously available online are now accessible.


    "NYSE Euronext's partnership with Corporate Board Member's new web site is
part of our ongoing commitment to director education and to providing
effective forums for corporate directors to share best practices," said Noreen
M. Culhane, EVP Global Corporate Client Group, NYSE Euronext. "We are very
pleased to have our brand name associated with this unique content."
    About Corporate Board Member
    Corporate Board Member is a leading information resource for senior
officers and directors of publicly traded corporations, large private
companies, and Global 1000 firms. The bimonthly publication provides readers
with decision-making tools to deal with the corporate governance challenges
confronting their boards. Corporate Board Member further extends its
governance leadership through an online resource center, conferences,
roundtables, and timely research. The magazine maintains the most
comprehensive, up-to-date database of directors and officers serving on boards
of publicly traded companies listed with the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ
Stock Market, and American Stock Exchange. Headquartered in Brentwood,
Tennessee, with editorial offices in New York, Corporate Board Member is
published by Board Member Inc. and is the sister publication of Bank Director
magazine, a leading information resource for officers and directors of
financial institutions. For more information, visit www.boardmember.com.
    About NYSE Euronext
    NYSE Euronext (NYX) operates the world's leading and most liquid exchange
group, and seeks to provide the highest levels of quality, customer choice and
innovation. Its family of exchanges, located in six countries, include the New
York Stock Exchange, the world's largest cash equities market; Euronext, the
Eurozone's largest cash equities market; Liffe, Europe's leading derivatives
exchange by value of trading; and NYSE Arca Options, one of the fastest
growing U.S. options trading platforms. NYSE Euronext offers a diverse array
of financial products and services for issuers, investors and financial
institutions in cash equities, options and derivatives, ETFs, bonds, market
data, and commercial technology solutions. NYSE Euronext's nearly 4,000 listed
companies represent a combined $30.5 trillion/euro 20.9 trillion in total
global market capitalization (as of Dec. 31, 2007), more than four times that
of any other exchange group. NYSE Euronext's equity exchanges transact an
average daily trading value of approximately $141 billion/euro 103 billion (as
of Dec. 31, 2007), which represents more than one-third of the world's cash
equities trading. NYSE Euronext is part of the S&P 500 index and the only
exchange operator in the S&P 100 index. For more information, please visit
www.nyx.com.
    Contact:
    Leah Short
    Corporate Board Member
    615-309-3200
    lshort@boardmember.com

    To access BoardMember.com through the NYSE Euronext webpage, please visit:
www.nyse.com/regulation.
SOURCE  Corporate Board Member magazine

Leah Short of Corporate Board Member, +1-615-309-3200, lshort@boardmember.com
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