Quintiles Celebrates IPO on the New York Stock Exchange
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research Triangle Park, N.C.-based Quintiles, a leading global provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services, visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the company's initial public offering. Quintiles began trading on the NYSE on Thursday, May 9, under the ticker symbol "Q". Barclays is the Designated Market Maker (DMM) for Quintiles' stock.
Executive Chairman Dennis Gillings, CBE, joined by members of the company's executive management team, rings the NYSE Opening Bell to commemorate the initial public offering. (Source: NYSE Euronext photo)
In honor of the occasion Quintiles Executive Chairman Dennis Gillings, CBE, joined by members of the company's executive management team, rang today's NYSE Opening Bell.
About Quintiles (NYSE: Q)
Quintiles is the world's largest provider of biopharmaceutical development and commercial outsourcing services with a network of more than 27,000 employees conducting business in approximately 100 countries. We have helped develop or commercialize all of the top-50 best-selling drugs on the market. Quintiles applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive therapeutic, scientific and analytics expertise to help our customers navigate an increasingly complex healthcare environment as they seek to improve efficiency and effectiveness in the delivery of better healthcare outcomes. (Source: Quintiles)
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