Stockholm, April 19, 2017 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Annexin Pharmaceuticals AB’s shares (short name: ANNX) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Annexin Pharmaceuticals belongs to the health care sector and is the 29th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2017.
Annexin Pharmaceuticals is a biotechnology company developing treatments for vascular diseases with damage and inflammations. The company’s drug candidate, ANXV, is a human protein that can protect and repair blood vessels and prevent inflammations. While the research discovery related to ANXV was made in 2004, Annexin Pharmaceuticals in its current form was founded in 2014. For more information, please visit www.annexinpharma.com.
“This is a joyful day and an important milestone for us,” said Annette Colin Lövgren, CEO of Annexin Pharmaceuticals. “The listing enables us to continue the development of our drug candidate ANXV.”
“We welcome Annexin Pharmaceuticals to Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, SVP and Head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Annexin Pharmaceuticals will make a strong addition to our health care sector, and we look forward to supporting them on their continued journey as a publicly traded company.”
Annexin Pharmaceuticals AB has appointed Redeye 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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