Stockholm, 15 April , 2014 — NASDAQ OMX (NASDAQ: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Hexatronic Scandinavia AB (HTRO) shares commenced today on First North at NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. Hexatronic was previously listed at Aktietorget. Hexatronic belongs to the Technology sector and is the ninth ompany to be admitted to trading on First North’s Nordic markets (Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen and Iceland) in 2014.
Hexatronic provides fast, quality solutions for fiber optic cabling and broadband operations. Hexatronic develops, manufactures, markets and supplies cabling, interconnect, and fiber systems. For more information about Hexatronic, visit www.hexatronicscandinavia.se.
“We are switching our listing to First North as we believe that it will support increased visibility for our company as well as our shares,” said Gert Nordin, CEO of Hexatronic.
"We are excited to welcome Hexatronic to NASDAQ OMX and to our First North market,” said Adam Kostyal, Senior Vice President at NASDAQ OMX. “We continue to see a strong inflow of innovative companies opting for our First North market and Hexatronic’s switch today underlines that trend.”
Hexatronic is using Redeye AB as Certified Adviser.
To view an interview from the listing ceremony click here.
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