Reykjavik, December 6, 2013 - The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) announces today the results of the semi-annual review of the OMX Iceland 6 Index, (NASDAQ OMX Iceland: OMXI6ISK), which will become effective at the market open on January 2, 2014. NASDAQ OMX reports that there are no changes in the OMXI6 Index composition in this semi-annual review.
The OMX Iceland 6 Index constituents effective January 2, 2014 are:
- Eimskipafélag Íslands hf.
- Hagar hf.
- Icelandair Group hf.
- Marel hf.
- Tryggingamiðstöðin hf.
- Vátryggingafélag Íslands hf.
The OMX Iceland 6 Index is NASDAQ OMX Iceland’s leading index and consists of the six most liquid shares on the Exchange. The weight of the shares is based on the free float adjusted market value, which means that only the part of the share capital that is considered available for trading is included in the index.
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