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REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2012--
Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX),
the global interconnection
and data center company, today announced that the company has been added
to the NASDAQ-100 Index® by the Nasdaq Stock Market,
effective with the market open on Monday, December 24, 2012. The
NASDAQ-100 Index is composed of the 100 largest non-financial stocks
listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market based on market capitalization.
“As we wrap up a tremendous year for Equinix, this is yet another
positive indicator that the market understands the value that Platform
Equinix delivers to our customers — scalability, global reach and
thriving ecosystems that allow our customers to successfully grow their
businesses in today’s rapidly changing digital economy. And, our
shareholders are realizing the benefits of our strategic direction while
enjoying the benefits of a higher return on their investment over the
broader market, a trend that we hope to continue throughout 2013,” said
Keith Taylor, CFO for Equinix. “We are honored to now be counted among
many of the world’s most successful and dynamic companies on the
Launched in January 1985, the NASDAQ-100 Index reflects companies across
major industry groups including computer hardware and software,
telecommunications, retail/wholesale trade and biotechnology. The full
NASDAQ-100 Index lists can be found at http://www.nasdaq.com.
Last month, Equinix
ranked 271st on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500
fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and
clean technology companies in North America. The ranking was the third
consecutive year that Equinix has been included on the list.
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), connects more than 4,000 companies
directly to their customers and partners inside the world’s most
networked data centers. Today, businesses leverage the Equinix
interconnection platform in 30 strategic markets across the Americas,
EMEA and Asia-Pacific. www.equinix.com.
Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve
risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from
expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Factors that
might cause such differences include, but are not limited to, the
challenges of acquiring, operating and constructing IBX centers and
developing, deploying and delivering Equinix services; unanticipated
costs or difficulties relating to the integration of companies we have
acquired or will acquire into Equinix; a failure to receive significant
revenue from customers in recently built out or acquired data centers;
failure to complete any financing arrangements contemplated from time to
time; competition from existing and new competitors; the ability to
generate sufficient cash flow or otherwise obtain funds to repay new or
outstanding indebtedness; the loss or decline in business from our key
customers; and other risks described from time to time in Equinix’s
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In particular, see
Equinix’s recent quarterly and annual reports filed with the Securities
and Exchange Commission, copies of which are available upon request from
Equinix. Equinix does not assume any obligation to update the
forward-looking information contained in this press release.
Equinix is a registered trademark of Equinix, Inc.
Source: Equinix, Inc.
Equinix Media Contacts
Melissa Neumann, +1 650-598-6098
for Equinix, Inc.
Liam Rose, +1 415-318-4380
Investor Relations Contact
Katrina Rymill, +1 650-598-6583