OMX surges in advance of Nasdaq consummation
The Local · 18 Jul 2007, 12:19
Published: 18 Jul 2007 12:19 GMT+02:00
Profit for the second quarter was 369 million kronor, up from 266 million kronor for the second quarter of 2006.
"The combination will generate significant advantages for customers, shareholders and other stakeholders. Issuers, members, information clients, investors and customers in our technology operations will all benefit from the formation of The NASDAQ OMX Group," he wrote in the half-year report.
"I am also convinced that the combination will help solidify and strengthen the position of the financial markets in the Nordic countries," said Böcker.