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Stockholm, February 25, 2015 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announced that MedCap AB (short name: MCAP), a small cap company within the health care sector, has started trading of its shares on the main market of Nasdaq Stockholm. MedCap is the 5thcompany to list at Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2016.

MedCap is an investment company focusing exclusively on the Nordic Life Science sector. The company’s business concept is to invest in and further develop Nordic small and medium sized, non-listed Life Science companies. MedCap was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. For more information, please visit  

”Our listing at Nasdaq Stockholm is an important step in the development of the MedCap Group” said Karl Tobieson, CEO of MedCap. “The listing will make MedCap an even more attractive partner for entrepreneurs that are looking for a solid home for their business.”

“We welcome MedCap to the Nasdaq Stockholm main market, where it will make a strong addition to our health care sector”, said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “It is always exciting to see our listed companies grow and transfer from our growth market, Nasdaq First North, to our main market. We look forward to supporting MedCap with the increased investor visibility that comes with a main market listing.”

*Main markets and Nasdaq 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 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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The matters described herein contain forward-looking statements that are made under the Safe Harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements include, but are not limited to, statements about Nasdaq and its products and offerings. We caution that these statements are not guarantees of future performance. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties or other factors beyond Nasdaq's control. These factors include, but are not limited to factors detailed in Nasdaq's annual report on Form 10-K, and periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. We undertake no obligation to release any revisions to any forward-looking statements.

Media Relations Contact:
Christina Malmberg Hägerstrand
+46 8 405 65 83

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