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Stockholm, February 2, 2015 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announced that Eolus Vind AB (short name: EOLU B), a Small Cap company within the Oil and Gas sector, has started trading of its shares on the main market of Nasdaq Stockholm. Eolus Vind was previously listed on First North (2009) and is the fourth company to list at Nasdaq's Nordic markets* in 2014.

Eolus Vind is one of the leading wind power developers in Sweden. The company is active throughout the value chain from development of green field projects to the construction and operation of wind farms. Founded in 1990, Eolus Vind has constructed around 470 of the 3 000 wind turbines operating in Sweden. For more information, please visit

“As one of the leading developers in Sweden and the Nordic countries we are very happy to make the move to the main market and by doing so giving more investors the opportunity to invest in a company working with renewable energy,” said Per Witalisson, CEO of Eolus Vind AB.

“We welcome Eolus Vind to our main market where they will make a valuable addition to our Oil and Gas segment,” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Eolus Vind is one of many companies that have leveraged our Nordic listing model by moving from First North to the main market in order to optimize investor exposure."

*Main markets and First North at Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland and Nasdaq Stockholm.

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Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland, Nasdaq Riga, Nasdaq Stockholm, Nasdaq Tallin, Nasdaq Vilnius, Nasdaq Clearing and Nasdaq Broker Services are respectively brand names for Nasdaq OMX Copenhagen A/S, Nasdaq OMX Helsinki Ltd., Nasdaq OMX Iceland hf., Nasdaq OMX Riga AS, Nasdaq OMX Stockholm AB, Nasdaq OMX Tallin AS, Nasdaq OMX Vilnius, Nasdaq OMX Clearing AB, Nasdaq OMX Broker Services AB. Nasdaq Nordic represents the common offering by Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland and Nasdaq Stockholm.

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