Stockholm, April 22 2013 — NASDAQ OMX (NASDAQ: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Immunicum AB (short name: IMMU) shares will commence today on First North at NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. Immunicum belongs to the Healthcare sector and is the fifth new company to be admitted to trading on First North in 2013.
Immunicum develops cancer immunotherapies. The company’s two main groups of therapeutic cancer vaccines, SUBCUVAX™ and INTUVAX™, in addition to the method for expansion of tumor-specific T-cells (CD70), are based on the Nobel Prize awarded discovery of dendritic cells (DCs) and their central role in all immune responses. Since the raw material consists of white blood cells (DCs) from healthy donors, Immunicum’s products can be produced in large scale. For more information, visit www.immunicum.se.
“This is an exciting day for Immunicum and we welcome the nearly 900 new shareholders that participated in the IPO,” said Jamal El-Mosleh, CEO at Immunicum. “At First North we aim to gain increased exposure for our unique products by reaching out to a wider investor audience. Now we look forward to leveraging our publicly traded status in order to build our brand and support continued financial growth to our shareholders.”
“We congratulate Immunicum on their oversubscribed IPO and welcome them to First North and our healthcare sector,” said Emelie Jarnesten, head of NASDAQ OMX First North. “First North continues to be successful in attracting entrepreneurial growth companies and we welcome more companies to take advantage of the investor visibility and reach that we can offer.”
Immunicum has appointed G&W Fondkommission as Certified Adviser.
To view a CEO video interview with Immunicum click here.
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