Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announced that trading in Rovio Entertainment ‘s shares (short name: ROVIO) commenced today on the prelist of Nasdaq Helsinki. Rovio Entertainment Corporation is a medium cap company within the Consumer Goods sector. The company’s shares are estimated to move to the main market of Nasdaq Helsinki on October 3, 2017. Rovio is the 79th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2017, and it represents the ninth listing on Nasdaq Helsinki in 2017.
"We feel extremely happy and honoured to have received so much interest towards Rovio’s IPO both by Finnish and international investors. Today's listing on Nasdaq Helsinki is an important milestone in developing Rovio into an even stronger games-first entertainment company", comments Kati Levoranta, CEO of Rovio.
“We congratulate Rovio on its listing today, and warmly welcome the company to Nasdaq Helsinki”, said Henrik Husman, President of Nasdaq Helsinki. “It is truly an honor for us to have a world-known gaming company to join our markets, and we look forward to supporting Rovio with the strong liquidity and international investor reach that a listing on our main market brings.”
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