Market bell

a bell rung to give notice that buying and selling in a market may begin.
- Chaucer.

See also: Market

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Nasdaq's new global headquarters will remain the location for the Opening and Closing Market Bell ceremonies at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.
On December 14, 2015, Lester arrived in New York and added his name to history by ringing the market bell.
John C Tsang, the Financial Secretary of Hong Kong, today rang the market bell to celebrate the listing of a one billion dollar (AED 3.
THE original Durham Market bell has been restored and is back within customers' earshot.
THE original Durham Market bell has been refurbished and is back within customers' earshot.
She stated this while visiting the Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) on Thursday where she performed the market bell opening ceremony.
After a dismal June showing, Apple's stock has been on the rise heading into its earnings announcement, slated for Tuesday after the closing market bell.
In 1864 the Market Bell was positioned outside the Guildhall.
Later that morning, John Foley, chief executive officer of Waterford Crystal, rang the NASDAQ market bell to begin the trading day.
The copper and tin St Johns Market bell was a symbol of Liverpool's industrial boom and commercial prosperity.