Stockholm, December 5, 2011 - The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) announced today the result of the semi-annual review of the OMX Stockholm 30 Index (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: OMXS30), which will become effective with the market open on Monday, January 2nd, 2012.
NASDAQ OMX reports that there are no changes in the OMXS30 Index composition in this semi-annual review.
The OMXS30 Index is composed of the 30 most traded stocks on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and dates back to September 1986. The index is designed to track the Swedish stock market and act as underlying for financial products such as options, futures, exchange- traded funds and mutual funds. It is the fourth most traded domestic index in Europe. OMXS30 is re-ranked semi-annually in January and July.
The OMX Stockholm 30 Index constituents effective January 2, 2012 are:
Alfa Laval AB
ASSA ABLOY AB ser. B
Svenska Cellulosa AB SCA ser. B
Atlas Copco AB ser. A
SCANIA AB ser. B
Atlas Copco AB ser. B
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken ser. A
Securitas AB ser. B
Svenska Handelsbanken ser. A
Electrolux, AB ser. B
Skanska AB ser. B
Ericsson, Telefonab. L M ser. B
SKF AB ser. B
Getinge AB ser. B
SSAB AB ser. A
Hennes & Mauritz AB, H & M ser. B
Swedbank AB ser. A
Investor AB ser. B
Swedish Match AB
Lundin Petroleum AB
Tele2 AB ser. B
Modern Times Group MTG AB ser. B
Nordea Bank AB
Volvo, AB ser. B
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