Hässleholm, Sweden, 2015-01-23 18:15 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
 

NASDAQ OMX Stockholm AB’s Listing Committee has approved Eolus Vind AB (publ) for listing on Nasdaq Stockholm and the listing applies for all class B shares in Eolus. The first day of trading on Nasdaq Stockholm is estimated to be February 2, 2015.

The current listing of Eolus on First North Premier will terminate in conjunction with the listing on Nasdaq Stockholm. The last day for share trading on First North Premier is estimated to be January 30, 2015. The company’s shareholders are not required to take any action in connection with the stock-exchange listing.

Eolus was listed on Nasdaq First North on May 28, 2009. In April 2014, the Board of Directors decided to change the trading venue for the company’s class B shares with the aim of applying for a listing on Nasdaq Stockholm. The Eolus share was listed on First North Premier on May 5, 2014 as part of the process of floating the company on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Eolus Vind AB has applied to Finansinspektionen (Sweden's financial supervisory authority) for the approval and registration of a prospectus that has been prepared for the flotation of the company. The prospectus has been approved and registered at Finansinspektionen pursuant to the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act (1991:980). The prospectus will be made available via Finansinspektionen’s website (www.fi.se) and on the company’s website (www.eolusvind.com), and is also available on request in paper format from the company’s head office.

For further information contact:
Per Witalisson, CEO, +46 10 199 88 02
Catharina Persson, CFO, +46 10 199 88 17
Johan Hammarqvist, head of communications, +46 10 199 88 10

Eolus Vind AB discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Swedish Securities Markets Act and/or the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication January 23rd 2015 at 6.15 PM.

Important information

The information in this press release does not constitute an offer or an invitation to buy or sell any securities in Eolus Vind AB. The information in this press release is not intended for release, publication or distribution, directly or indirectly, in the US, Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Canada, Switzerland, Singapore, South Africa, New Zealand or any other jurisdiction in which the distribution of this press release could be in breach of applicable laws or other regulations. This document has not been approved by any government agency.

About Eolus:
Eolus Vind AB is one of the leading wind power developers in Sweden. Eolus is active in the whole value chain from development of green field projects to construction and operation of wind farms. Eolus offers attractive and competitive investments in the Nordic and Baltic countries to both local and international investors. Founded in 1990, Eolus has constructed nearly 470 wind turbines of the approximately 3 000 wind turbines operating in Sweden. The Eolus Group currently owns and operates an installed capacity of 68 MW and a yearly electricity production of 167 GWh. Eolus Vind AB has approximately 3 000 shareholders. Eolus shares are listed at NASDAQ OMX First North Premier in Stockholm with Erik Penser Bankaktiebolag as certified adviser.

For more information about Eolus, please visit www.eolusvind.com