Stockholm, March 14, 2016 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Polygiene AB’s shares (short name: POLYG) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Polygiene belongs to the basic materials sector and is the 6th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2016.
Founded in 2006, Polygiene is a supplier of odor control and freshness technologies for clothing, gear and other materials. The company partners with global outdoor and sports brands, and its treatment – which prevents the growth of odor causing bacteria – is applied and permanently integrated in the fabric during the finishing stages of textile production. Headquartered in Malmö, Sweden, Polygiene has partners and clients all over the world. For more information, please visit www.polygiene.com.
“Polygiene, the market leader in odor-control technology, is proud to take the next step in the development of the company and the business,” said Christian von Uthmann, CEO of Polygiene. “Our success is built on innovation paired with quality and branding.”
“We welcome Polygiene to our Nordic growth market, Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Polygiene will make a strong addition to our basic materials sector, and we look forward to supporting them on their journey as a publicly traded company.”
Polygiene 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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