Stockholm, July 29, 2016 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the biotechnology company ExpreS2ion Biotech Holding AB (EXPRS2) commenced trading today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. ExpreS2ion Biotech Holding AB operates in the health care sector and is the 52nd company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2016.
ExpreS2ion Biotechnologies ApS was founded in 2010 as a spin out of the S2 expression platform from the Danish company Affitech A/S. The founders were scientists who had developed the platform as employees of initially Pharmexa A/S and following Affitech A/S. In 2016, ExpreS2ion Biotech Holding AB was founded.
“We are very pleased to have achieved this milestone in the company’s development and we look forward to be a part of the Nasdaq Stockholm First North family”, said Martin Roland Jensen, Chairman of the Board of ExpreS2ion Biotech Holding AB.
“We welcome ExpreS2ion Biotech Holding AB to Nasdaq First North”, said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “We look forward to supporting ExpreS2ion Biotech Holding on their journey as a publicly traded company”.
ExpreS2ion Biotech Holding AB has appointed Sedermera Fondkommission as the Certified Adviser.
*Main markets and Nasdaq First North at Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland and Nasdaq Stockholm.
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