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Press Release: Nasdaq Extends the Acceptance Period for its Offer for Oslo Børs VPS

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OSLO, Norway and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq AB, an indirect subsidiary of Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq: NDAQ) (“Nasdaq”), announced today that it is extending the acceptance period of its offer (the “Offer”) to acquire all of the issued shares of Oslo Børs VPS Holding ASA (NOTC: OSLO/OTCMKTS: OSBHF) (“Oslo Børs VPS”) made pursuant to its offer document published on February […]

Source: Nasdaq

Published: March 5, 2019


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Bloomberg: Oil Riches Put Norway on Divergent Path Toward Higher Rates

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Norway’s oil riches are allowing the country to avoid the slow growth, slow inflation trap that’s gripping much of the developed world. Its central bank on Thursday raised its key interest rate for a second time since September and signaled there’s more to come. After delivering a rate increase to 1 percent, Norges Bank Governor […]

Source: Bloomberg

Published: April 22, 2019


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Nasdaq raises offer for Norway’s Oslo Bors, matches Euronext bid

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Norwegian exchange operator Oslo Bors has recommended that its shareholders accept a sweetened buyout offer made by U.S.-based Nasdaq Inc on Monday, and reject a bid from Euronext. Nasdaq is the preferred owner for Oslo Bors from an “industrial and strategic perspective,” Oslo Bors said, reiterating earlier statements endorsing Nasdaq’s bid. Earlier on Monday, Nasdaq […]

Source: Nasdaq

Published: March 4, 2019


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Bloomberg: Norway’s $1 Trillion Man

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Norway’s clout in financial markets far outweighs its economy, which is about a 10th the size of Germany’s. The central bank’s $1 trillion investment fund plows the Nordic nation’s oil income into public securities and has become the biggest of its kind, owning about 1.4 percent of global stocks. Yngve Slyngstad, who grew up in Asker […]

Source: Bloomberg

Published: February 2, 2019


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Bloomberg: Nasdaq and Euronext Intensify Battle to Take Over Oslo Bors

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The fight for Oslo Bors intensified on Monday as Nasdaq Inc. made a formal takeover bid while Euronext NV signaled it may raise its offer to buy Norway’s main exchange. Nasdaq is ready to pay 152 kroner a share for Oslo Bors VPS Holding ASA, valuing it at 6.54 billion kroner ($770 million), which is […]

Source: Bloomberg

Published: April 2, 2019


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