Stockholm, June 14, 2016 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Swedencare AB’s shares (short name: SECARE) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Swedencare belongs to the Consumer Goods sector and is the 42nd company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2016.
Swedencare’s business concept is to develop and sell animal health care products. The company’s main product line, ProDen PlaqueOff, includes oral care products for pets and is sold in veterinary clinics, pet stores and pharmacies in close to 50 countries. Swedencare currently has four subsidiaries located in the US, UK, Nordics and France, and the company’s long term vision is to further expand its portfolio by introducing new products within the animal health care sector. For more information, please visit www.swedencare.se.
“Swedencare is thrilled to be the first animal health care company on Nasdaq First North,” said Håkan Lagerberg, CEO at Swedencare. “The interest in our company and products has increased significantly since we started the listing process and I am convinced that being a listed company will help us achieve our growth targets. I welcome all new shareholders and I can promise our full focus to deliver shareholder value and continued growth of Swedencare.”
“We welcome Swedencare to Nasdaq First North, where it will make a strong addition to our consumer goods sector” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “We look forward to supporting Swedencare on their journey as a publicly traded company.”
Swedencare 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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