NASDAQ OMX announces that the trading of OW Bunker shares opens today on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen. OW Bunker is a Mid Cap company within the sector for Industrial Goods & Services and is the sixth company to list on NASDAQ OMX Nordic in 2014.
OW Bunker is a leading, global logistics company that markets, sells, manages and distributes bunker oil and services connected to bunkering in ports and off-shore globally. OW Bunker runs the company’s activities from 38 offices in Europe, Asia, South America, North America, Australia and Africa. At present OW Bunker commands 29 vessels. In 2013 OW Bunker supplied fuel and fuel related services to approximately 2,900 customers in 134 countries.
Jim Pedersen, CEO, OW Bunker said: "After years of solid, organic growth OW Bunker today turns up well prepared for the first day of trading at NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen. Today OW Bunker is a global market leader with a strong, Danish anchoring. Listing at NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen is thus a natural choice as the Copenhagen exchange offers OW Bunker a local presence with retail investors and strong, international exposure on the global capital markets.”
Adam Kostyál, SVP and Head of listing NASDAQ OMX Nordic said: “We are pleased to welcome OW Bunker aboard NASDAQ OMX. OW Bunker’s global profile has an apparent attraction for other marketplaces than the NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen exchange. Naturally, we are pleased they recognised the value of listing at NASDAQ OMX as our markets match OW Bunker’s truly global footprint while still offering a strong, local retail focus.”