Amsterdam – April 26th 2013 – Today Gemalto N.V. (ticker symbol: GTO), the world leader in digital security, celebrates its dual listing on the Amsterdam market of NYSE Euronext. For the occasion Olivier Piou, CEO of Gemalto, rang the opening gong in Amsterdam, accompanied by members of Gemalto’s management team, of the NYSE Euronext’s listing team and of listing agent ING.
Gemalto N.V. celebrates dual listing on NYSE Euronext Amsterdam
The listing of Gemalto on NYSE Euronext Amsterdam started on April 3rd, 2013 and Gemalto shares continue to trade on NYSE Euronext Paris. With the new listing, the company hopes to attract additional liquidity and raise its visibility among international investors. Gemalto has not offered or issued any shares in connection with this dual listing.
Gemalto enables its customers - wireless operators, banks, governments and enterprises - to offer trusted and convenient digital services to billions of individuals. To do so, Gemalto develops secure software that runs on trusted devices which it designs and personalizes. The company’s platforms and services manage these secure products, the confidential data they contain and the end-user services they enable. The company has more than 10,000 employees operating out of 83 offices and 13 Research & Development centers, located in 43 countries.
“We celebrate our dual listing in Amsterdam today, this new listing serves to diversify our shareholder base.” said Olivier Piou, CEO of Gemalto N.V.
“We would like to extend a warm welcome to Gemalto in Amsterdam,” added Anne Louise van Lynden van Sandenburg, Head of Listings for the Netherlands at NYSE Euronext. “This new listing positions Gemalto optimally among Netherlands-focused investors and enhances its liquidity profile. We look forward to continue our partnership with Gemalto and support the company in its growth via our global market”.
“The listing of Gemalto further strengthens our issuer community on NYSE Euronext Amsterdam”, said Cees Vermaas, CEO of NYSE Euronext Amsterdam. “Together with its dual listing on NYSE Euronext Paris, the Company will benefit from the visibility that NYSE Euronext offers and our single order book, connecting the liquidity across our markets.”
For more information:
NSE Euronext Amsterdam
T +31(0)20 550 4488
Citigate First Financial (Communication Advisor to Gemalto)
T +31(0)20 575 4023
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About NYSE Euronext
NYSE Euronext (NYX) is a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of innovative trading technologies. The company's exchanges in Europe and the United States trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income and exchange-traded products. With approximately 8,000 listed issues (excluding European Structured Products), NYSE Euronext's equities markets - the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE MKT, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca - represent one-third of the world's equities trading, the most liquidity of any global exchange group. NYSE Euronext also operates NYSE Liffe, one of the leading European derivatives businesses and the world's second-largest derivatives business by value of trading. The company offers comprehensive commercial technology, connectivity and market data products and services through NYSE Technologies. NYSE Euronext is in the S&P 500 index. For more information, please visit: http://www.nyx.com.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) is the world leader in digital securitywith 2012 annual revenues of €2.2 billion and more than 10,000 employees operating out of 83 offices and 13 Research & Development centers, located in 43 countries.
We are at the heart of the rapidly evolving digital society. Billions of people worldwide increasingly want the freedom to communicate, travel, shop, bank, entertain and work – anytime, everywhere – in ways that are enjoyable and safe. Gemalto delivers on their expanding needs for personal mobile services, payment security, authenticated cloud access, identity and privacy protection, eHealthcare and eGovernment efficiency, convenient ticketing and dependable machine-to-machine (M2M) applications. We develop secure embedded software and secure products which we design and personalize. Our platforms and services manage these products, the confidential data they contain and the trusted end-user services they make possible.
Our innovations enable our clients to offer trusted and convenient digital services to billions of individuals. Gemalto thrives with the growing number of people using its solutions to interact with the digital and wireless world.
For more information visit www.gemalto.com, www.justaskgemalto.com, blog.gemalto.com, or follow @gemaltoon Twitter.
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