Nasdaq Stockholm Welcomes Aino Health to First North
Stockholm, December 16, 2016 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Aino Health AB’s shares (short name: AINO) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Aino Health belongs to the health care sector and is the 86th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2016.
Founded in 1994, Aino Health is a health care company specialized in corporate health management. The company has developed a complete system of IT-based services with a focus to improve corporate health and reduce sickness absence levels in private and public organizations. Aino Health has offices in Sweden, Finland and Germany. For more information, please visit www.ainohealth.com.
“We are proud of the great interest that has been shown to become shareholders in Aino Health,” said Jyrki Eklund, CEO of Aino Health. “It confirms a high level of confidence in our strategy and our unique offering. The IPO is an important step for us to be able to open up new markets and create long-term profitable growth as a listed company.”
“We welcome Aino Health to Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “The health care sector at Nasdaq First North has grown significantly in recent years, and Aino Health will make a compelling addition to that list.”
Aino Health AB has appointed Erik Penser Bank AB as the Certified Adviser.
*Main markets and Nasdaq First North at Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland and Nasdaq Stockholm.
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