Norwegian Block Exchange lists on Euronext Growth Oslo

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  • Market capitalisation of approximately NOK 584 million
  • 197th listing on Euronext markets and 65th on Oslo Børs markets in 2021

 

Oslo – 14 December 2021 – Oslo Børs, part of the Euronext Group, today congratulates Norwegian Block Exchange on its listing on Euronext Growth Oslo (ticker: NBX).

The company started as a spin-off from Norwegian Air Shuttle (NAS) to introduce cryptocurrency payments to the air industry with the incentive to reduce costs related to payments. It was founded by Bjørn Kjos, who also founded NAS and Bank Norwegian. Today, Norwegian Block Exchange operates a cryptocurrency exchange, custodian and payment system focused on user experience, transparency and security. The company aims to become a hub for financial services and cryptocurrency economy.

The share price was set at NOK 9 per share, based on the latest OTC trading in the company’s shares corresponding to a total estimated value of the company of approximately NOK 584 million.

With the listing of Norwegian Block Exchange, 65 companies have been listed on Oslo Børs’ markets so far this year. It is the 58th listing on Euronext Growth Oslo.

 

About Norwegian Block Exchange

Norwegian Block Exchange As (NBX) is a leading Nordic company in the fields of digital assets and the crypto economy. It currently operates a cryptocurrency exchange, registered with the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway (Finanstilsynet), where customers can buy and sell cryptocurrencies and tokens. Its ambition is to bridge the gap between the crypto economy and traditional finance by continuing to develop secure, efficient and easy-to use financial services for its customers.

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About Euronext 
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