Nasdaq Stockholm Welcomes Liv ihop to First North
Stockholm, February 23, 2018— Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the trading in Liv ihop AB’s shares (short name: LIVI) will commence today on Nasdaq First North in Stockholm. Liv ihop AB (“Liv ihop”) belongs to the health care sector and is the 7th company to be admitted to trading on Nasdaq’s Nordic markets* in 2018.
Founded in 2011, Liv ihop is a Swedish company offering personal assistance services to people with disabilities. The company currently has around 220 clients of various ages, and employs around 850 personal assistants on either a full or part time basis, equivalent to around 400 full time employees. Liv ihop is headquartered in Stockholm and operates across Sweden through its four subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.livihopgruppen.se.
"The listing on Nasdaq First North is an important step in our continued growth journey, while it at the same time shows that we as a company have developed,” says Carl Auer, CEO of Liv ihop. “In a short period of time, we have shifted from being a small, entrepreneurial company to a serious player challenging the larger companies in our field. We will now focus on our continued growth, while we continue to further develop and improve our personal assistance services on the Swedish market.”
“We welcome Liv ihop to Nasdaq First North,” said Adam Kostyál, SVP and Head of European listings at Nasdaq. “Liv ihop joins our strong and growing health care sector, and we look forward to supporting the company for many years to come.”
Liv ihop AB has appointed Mangold Fondkommission 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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