Nasdaq Nordic Listing Highlights 2020

  • Increased from 63 European listings in 2019 to 79 listings in 2020. 14 switches from other markets
  • Welcomed 45 initial public offerings (IPOs), raising a total of EUR 2.9 billion
  • EUR 10.9 billion raised in the secondary market both on Nasdaq First North and Main Market
  • Nasdaq has further strengthened its position as a leading market for Small and Mid-cap companies

We would like to thank all listed companies for a great year!

Look at the highlights from the recent year in this summary.


A company can be listed on either the main market or the growth market, Nasdaq First North Growth Market.

The main market is regulated and follows EU directives and is suited for companies that can adhere to the highest standards for reporting, transparency and accountability. The main market is divided into the segments Large, Mid and Small Cap. The segment refers to the companies market cap.

A main market listing can be on Nasdaq Copenhagen, Nasdaq Helsinki, Nasdaq Stockholm or Nasdaq Iceland.

Here you can view listings on the main market »

The growth market, Nasdaq First North Growth Market, has less extensive reporting requirements and is a starting place for smaller companies to reach the capital markets, to grow and to work towards a listing on the main market. The Nasdaq First North Growth Market provides companies more room to focus on their business and development while still taking advantage of all the positive aspects of being a listed company. Every company on Nasdaq First North Growth Market has a Certified Adviser to ensure that companies comply with all requirements and rules.

The Nasdaq First North Growth Market runs parallel to the main market, where the shares are traded in a single trading system. This allows approximately 200 European trading members of Nasdaq to easily trade on our two markets.

Here you can find the latest listings on Nasdaq First North Growth Market »