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Nasdaq Stockholm Welcomes Gabather to First North


Stockholm, April 16, 2018— Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Gabather AB’s shares (short name: GABA) will commence today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Gabather belongs to the health care sector and is the 22nd company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2018.

Founded in 2014, Gabather is a Swedish health care company developing novel drug candidates for treatment of several diseases originating in the central nervous system (CNS). The company focuses on four main areas: Anti-psychotics, Anti-depressants and anxiolytics, analgesics, as well as conginition-enhancing treatments, including Alzheimer’s. Gabather is headquartered in Malmö, Sweden. For more information, please visit

”Gabather’s management team applied for a Nasdaq First North listing as we were looking for an international platform that gathers investor from different countries,” said Bert Junno, CEO of Gabather. “We operate on an international market, and it is therefore important that both investors and future clients view Gabather as a global player. We look forward to our partnership with Nasdaq and Nasdaq First North.”

”We welcome Gabather to Nasdaq First North, where it will join our strong health care sector,” said Adam Kostyál, SVP and Head of European Listings, Nasdaq. “We congratulate Gabather on its successful listing, and look forward to supporting them with the increased investor exposure and visibility that comes with a Nasdaq First North listing.”

Gabather 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.

About Nasdaq First North

Nasdaq First North is regulated as a multilateral trading facility, operated by the different exchanges within Nasdaq Nordic (Nasdaq First North Denmark is regulated as an alternative marketplace). It does not have the legal status as an EU-regulated market. Companies at Nasdaq First North are subject to the rules of Nasdaq First North and not the legal requirements for admission to trading on a regulated market. The risk in such an investment may be higher than on the main market.

About Nasdaq

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

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