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Stockholm, December 18, 2015 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announced that Hexatronic Group AB (short name: HTRO), a small cap company within the technology sector, has started trading of its shares on the main market of Nasdaq Stockholm. Hexatronic is the 97th company to list at Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2015.

Founded in 1993, Hexatronic is a Swedish technology group specialized in fiber communications. The group and its subsidiaries offers products and solutions for the fiber optic network – including a full range of passive infrastructure – as well as fiber solutions for mobile phone networks, active components and submarine cables. Hexatronic Group currently employs more than 220 professionals and is headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. For more information, please visit

”Our listing at Nasdaq Stockholm is an important step in building a leading group within communication solutions based on passive optic infrastructure” said Henrik Larsson Lyon, CEO of Hexatronic Group. “The listing makes it possible for more investors to participate in our journey of continued growth.”

“We welcome Hexatronic to the Nasdaq Stockholm main market, where it will make a strong addition to our technology sector”, said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Hexatronic is one of several companies that have grown and transferred from First North to our main market this year, and we look forward to supporting the company for many more years to come.”

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

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