Stockholm, May 18, 2015 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in NattoPharma ASA’s shares (short name: NATTO) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. NattoPharma belongs to the Consumer Goods sector and is the 33rd company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2015. NattoPharma is also listed on Oslo Axess.
NattoPharma® is a worldwide innovator and pioneer of Vitamin K2, Menaquinone-7(MK-7). The company’s brand MenaQ7® is supported by a global IPR portfolio and research substantiating clear efficacy for bone and cardiovascular health. For more information, please visit www.nattopharma.com.
“NattoPharma is aware that the interest and knowledge about biotechnology and pharmaceutical product development is huge in Sweden, which is one of the reasons behind our decision to enter Nasdaq First North,” said Hogne Vik, CEO of NattoPharma. “We have great expectations of both our investor visibility at Nasdaq and the expected increased trading activity within the NattoPharma share.”
“We welcome NattoPharma to Nasdaq First North and to our family of companies,” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “NattoPharma’s dual listing at Nasdaq First North is a testament to the strong liquidity and investor exposure that we can offer our listed companies.”
NattoPharma has appointed Avanza Bank AB as Certified Adviser.
*Main markets and Nasdaq First North at Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland and Nasdaq Stockholm.
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