The new portfolio of the OMX Helsinki 25 index will become effective on August 1, 2016.

Helsinki, July 7, 2016Nasdaq (NASDAQ:NDAQ) announces today the results of the semi-annual review of the OMX Helsinki 25 index, (Nasdaq Helsinki: OMXH25), which will become effective with the market open on Monday, August 1, 2016.

Nasdaq reports that there is one addition and one deletion to the OMXH25 constituent list in this semi-annual review. A new constituent, Metsä Board Corporation B, will enter the index on August 1, 2016. A constituent, Kemira Oyj, will be removed from the index on August 1, 2016.

The OMX Helsinki 25 Index, launched in 1988, is the leading equity index for the Finnish equity market including the 25 most traded Blue chip companies on Nasdaq Helsinki. The index is designed to track the Finnish equity market and act as underlying for financial products such as options, futures, exchange-traded funds and mutual funds.

The OMX Helsinki 25 index constituents effective August 1, 2016 are:

Amer Sports Corporation Metso Corporation Sampo Plc A
Cargotec Oyj Neste Corporation Stora Enso Oyj R
Elisa Corporation Nokia Corporation Telia Company AB
Fortum Corporation Nokian Tyres Plc Tieto Corporation
Huhtamäki Oyj Nordea Bank AB FDR UPM-Kymmene Corporation
Kesko Corporation B Orion Corporation B Valmet Corporation
KONE Corporation Outokumpu Oyj Wärtsilä Corporation
Konecranes Plc Outotec Oyj YIT Corporation
Metsä Board Corporation B    
         

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