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New names of the legal entities within OMX Nordic Exchange


As of July 1, 2007, the names of the legal entities within the OMX Nordic Exchange will be changed to reflect the common Nordic offering. OMX's strategy is to develop and integrate the Nordic securities market to the benefit of investors, members, companies, and other stakeholders and thereby contribute to growth in the region. The terms OMX Nordic Exchange and The Nordic Exchange in Stockholm/Copenhagen/Helsinki/Iceland are being used in everyday speech to describe the offering from the exchanges that OMX owns in the Nordic countries. To reflect OMX's common Nordic offering the names of the legal entities will also be changed as of July 1, 2007, to: OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm AB, former Stockholmsbörsen AB. OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen A/S, former Københavns Fondsbørs A/S. OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki Oy, former Helsingin Pörssi Oy. OMX Nordic Exchange Iceland hf., former Kauphöll Íslands hf. OMX Nordic Exchange Group Oy, former OMX Exchanges Oy. Stockholmsbörsen AB, Københavns Fondsbørs A/S, Helsingin Pörssi Oy and Kauphöll Íslands hf. will be protected by OMX also in the future in accordance with applicable rules. For more information, please contact: Maria Andark, OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm+46 8 405 63 76 Outi Ylitalo, OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki+358 9 6166 7599 Camilla Rich, OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen+45 33 77 04 32 Helga Björk Eiríksdóttir, OMX Nordic Exchange Iceland+354 525 28 44 About OMX | OMX is a leading expert in the exchange industry. Through the Nordic Exchange, OMX offers access to approximately 80 percent of the Nordic and Baltic securities market. The Nordic Exchange is a term used for marketing purposes for the common offering of OMX Nordic Exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius. OMX integrated technology solutions cross the transaction chain enabling efficient securities transactions for over 60 exchange organizations in more than 50 countries. OMX is a Nordic Large Cap company in the Financials sector on the OMX Nordic Exchange. For more information, please visit

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