NASDAQ STOCKHOLM WELCOMES SIMRIS ALG TO FIRST NORTH

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| Source: Nasdaq Nordic

Stockholm, April 22, 2016 — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Simris Alg AB’s shares (short name: SIMRIS B) commenced today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Simris Alg belongs to the consumer goods sector and is the 18th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2016.

Simris Alg is a Swedish company developing natural food products from farmed algae. The company’s mission is to empower healthy and environmentally friendly lifestyles by delivering superior algae-based products. Its main product category, Simris Algae Omega-3, is an exclusive line of omega-3 nutritional supplements that serves as a plant-based and premium alternative to fish oil.  Founded in 2011, Simris Alg has received a number of awards within the fields of engineering, entrepreneurship and environmental sustainability. For more information, please visit www.simrisalg.se.  

“This is a great day for us at Simris, having grown the company from scratch to a fully industrial operation and a truly genuine brand,” said Fredrika Gullfot, CEO of Simris Alg. “We are absolutely thrilled with the great response we have received during our IPO, and are super excited now about ramping up our international sales efforts.”

“We welcome Simris Alg to Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, senior vice president and head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Simris Alg is yet another example of an entrepreneurial and innovative company joining our Nordic growth platform, and we look forward to supporting them in all stages of their growth.”

Simris Alg AB has appointed Västra Hamnen Corporate Finance AB as the Certified Adviser.

*Main markets and Nasdaq First North at Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Iceland and Nasdaq Stockholm.

 

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