AVTECH rings in First North changes

Sweden’s AVTECH paid a visit to the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square, New York, earlier this week.
AVTECH which develops products and services for digital air traffic control management began trading on First North at NASDAQ OMX Stockholm on February 20, and in honour of the occasion, AVTECH chief executive David Alvord rang the Opening Bell.
A company can join NASDAQ OMX First North regardless of the country of origin or industry sector.
First North is regulated as a multilateral trading facility, operated by the different exchanges within NASDAQ OMX Nordic. It does not have the legal status as an EU-regulated market and companies are subject to the rules of First North and not the legal requirements for admission to trading on a regulated market.
The Nordic region boasts the largest retail presence in the world per capita, with small private investors and professional investors taking an active role in the market.