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NASDAQ STOCKHOLM WELCOMES WAYSTREAM TO FIRST NORTH

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Stockholm, November 12, 2015 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Waystream Holding AB’s shares (short name: WAYS) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Waystream belongs to the Technology sector and is the 77th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2015.

Founded in 2001, Waystream is a technology company providing access equipment for broadband and enterprise networks. The company develops and markets advanced routers and switches for fiber based networks, and its products are used to provide broadband services to both consumers and enterprises. Headquartered in Kista, Sweden, Waystream also has a subsidiary in Shanghai, China. For more information, please visit www.waystream.com.

“The IPO is a stepping stone in our strategy to expand our business internationally while we continue to focus on product development and innovation for the future”, said Johnny Hedlund, CEO of Waystream. “It is with great pleasure I welcome new and old shareholders to join us on our journey, where we together with our customers provide households and enterprises with ultrafast, reliable and secure fiber connections.”

“We welcome Waystream to Nasdaq First North and to our family of companies” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “We continue to see a strong inflow of new companies to Nasdaq First North, and we look forward to supporting Waystream in their journey as a publicly traded company.”

Waystream Holding AB has appointed Avanza Bank 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”

About Nasdaq

Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,600 listed companies with a market value of over $8.8 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit nasdaq.com/ambition or business.nasdaq.com.

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 OMX Copenhagen A/S, Nasdaq OMX Helsinki Ltd., Nasdaq OMX Iceland hf., Nasdaq OMX Riga, AS, Nasdaq OMX Stockholm AB, Nasdaq OMX Tallinn AS, AB Nasdaq OMX Vilnius, Nasdaq OMX Clearing AB, Nasdaq OMX 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
christina.hagerstrand@nasdaq.com

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