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Nasdaq Stockholm Welcomes Promore Pharma to First North


Stockholm, July 6, 2017 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Promore Pharma AB’s shares (short name: PROMO) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Promore Pharma belongs to the health care sector and is the 69th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2017.

Promore Pharma is a biopharmaceutical company specialized in the development of therapeutic peptides for the bioactive wound care market. The company has two therapeutic peptides, PXL01 and LL-37, in late stage clinical phase, and its vision is to provide medical aid for patients with large unmet medical requirements through development of products that enhance and accelerate natural healing processes in the body. Promore Pharma is headquartered at the Karolinska Institutet Science Park in Solna, Sweden. For more information, please visit

“It is a proud and transforming moment for Promore Pharma,” said Jonas Ekblom, CEO of Promore Pharma. “Our public listing is a natural step for the Company as we enter Phase III clinical studies, the latest stages of the pharmaceutical development chain. I confidently feel that this will bring us closer to our vision of being a category-leading innovation company.”

“We welcome Promore Pharma to Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, SVP and Head of European listings at Nasdaq. “We are excited to support yet another health care sector company with the increased investor exposure that comes with a Nasdaq First North listing.”

Promore Pharma AB has appointed Redeye 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.

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