Group’s shareholders unanimously approve acquisition of Oslo-based exchange after receiving clearance from Norwegian Ministry of Finance.
Johannesburg Stock Exchange is overseeing the migration of its markets to the new clearing platform.
Nasdaq veteran Bjørn Sibbern will take on the new role overseeing trading, clearing and settlement in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland and the three Baltic countries.
Nasdaq acquires 844,071 shares in Oslo Børs, taking its total ownership of the Norwegian exchange to 37%.
Nasdaq to provide technology, services to underpin new platform for Deutsche Bank.
Nasdaq has matched an offer made by Euronext to acquire Oslo Bors and lowered the barriers for shareholder acceptance on the deal.
Peter Lenardos to leave company after six months as chief executive following the closure of Nasdaq’s takeover.
Exchange operator commits to ‘strategic project’ for Oslo Børs with improved bid to fend offer Nasdaq.
Euronext could increase its bid for Oslo Bors after it was outbid by Nasdaq last week for the takeover.
Exchange group has said it has unanimous approval from the board of directors at Oslo Bors to acquire the Norwegian exchange for $770 million.