Stockholm, April 7, 2017 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Intervacc AB’s shares (short name: IVACC) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Intervacc belongs to the health care sector and is the 24th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2017.
Intervacc is a Swedish company active in the biotechnology sector. The company develops veterinary vaccines based on recombinant proteins, to meet the increasing need for effective vaccines in animal health care. Intervacc’s technology platform is based on research at the Karolinska Institute and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, and the company’s first vaccine candidate – Strangvac – is developed with this technology. For more information, please visit www.intervacc.se.
“The listing on First North will increase the company’s visibility and credibility,” said Jan-Ingmar Flock, CEO of Intervacc. “It is a very important step in our path to become a major player in the animal health sector with a focus on novel vaccine development.”
“We welcome Intervacc to Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Intervacc operates in an exciting and important field, and we look forward to supporting them on their journey as a publicly traded company.”
Intervacc AB has appointed Remium Nordic 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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