Copenhagen, June 4, 2014 - The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) announced today the result of the semi-annual review of the OMX Copenhagen 20 CAP Index (OMXC20CAP), which will become effective with the market open on Monday, June 23, 2014.
ISS A/S (ISS) will be added to the portfolio and Topdanmark A/S (TOP) will exit the portfolio.
The constituents of the OMXC20 index family are a selection of the largest and most actively traded shares on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen. The OMXC20 CAP Index is among the best performing Nordic indexes with a 12 month increase of 38 per cent and a doubling in index value since its introduction in December 2011 by passing the 800 mark in May 2014.
The selection process initially identifies the 25 shares with the highest free floated market cap on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen. Of the 25, the 20 most traded shares during the last six months are selected and included in the OMXC20 indexes. The composition of the OMXC20 indexes is revised twice a year in June and December.
The index weights are based on free float adjusted market cap to ensure that only the part of the shares that is considered available for trading is included in the indexes.
The OMX Copenhagen 20 Indexes constituents effective June 23, 2014:
|A.P. Møller - Mærsk A||ISS A/S|
|A.P. Møller - Mærsk B||Jyske Bank A/S|
|Carlsberg A/S B||Nordea Bank AB|
|Chr. Hansen Holding A/S||Novo Nordisk B|
|Coloplast B||Novozymes B|
|Danske Bank||Pandora A/S|
|FLSmidth & Co.||Tryg A/S|
|Genmab A/S||Vestas Wind Systems|
|GN Store Nord||William Demant Holding|
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