Stockholm, May 8, 2015 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Delflamo AB’s shares (short name: DEFL B) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Delflamo, previously listed at Aktietorget, belongs to the Basic Materials sector and is the 30th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2015.
Deflamo is a speciality chemical company that develops, produces, and markets the environmentally-friendly flame retardant Apyrum for the manufacturing industry and service companies in Europe. Apyrum is a patented, environmentally-friendly, and biologically degradable flame retardant that is competitive in industrial use. For more information, please visit www.deflamo.se.
“Our listing on Nasdaq First North is an important milestone in Deflamo’s history and a natural step as we continue to strengthen our position in the market for flame retardant products,” said Per-Erik Velin, CEO of Deflamo. “We are pleased and proud of the recognition from our customers and look forward to leveraging our listing at Nasdaq First North.”
“We welcome Deflamo 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 innovative growth companies to Nasdaq First North and Deflamo is a great example of exactly that.”
Deflamo has appointed Avanza Bank as Certified Adviser.
*Main markets and Nasdaq First North at Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland and Nasdaq Stockholm.
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