Stockholm, December 14, 2017 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Bio-Works Technologies AB’s shares (short name: BIOWKS) will commence today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Bio-Works Technologies belongs to the healthcare sector and is the 112th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2017.
Founded in 2006, Bio-Works Technologies is a life science company involved in R&D, manufacturing and supply of innovative products used to separate proteins and other biomolecules. The company produces so called agarose based products used in e.g. academic research laboratories, biopharmaceutical companies, the food and beverage industry and many more areas. Bio-Works Technologies has its headquarters as well as research, development and production facilities in Uppsala, Sweden. For more information, please visit www.bio-works.com.
“This is an important milestone for Bio-Works in our effort to become a global company,” said Mats Johnson, CEO of Bio-Works Technologies. “With the start of trading at Nasdaq First North we become a more viable partner to our potential customers in the biotech industry.”
“We welcome Bio-Works Technologies to Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, SVP and Head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Bio-Works Technologies joins our growing healthcare sector, and we want to congratulate the entire team on the successful listing.”
Bio-Works Technologies AB has appointed FNCA Sweden 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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