Traders on the beach

How has the summer volumes been?Olof: Coming back from holidays I was surprised to notice the low activity in Nordic equities (including OTC and the MTF’s) – down almost 50% over three months. Even though volume is seasonally  low over summer, you would think that the positive reports would have a Läs mer…

Consolidation revisited

As Burgundy now offers trading in Nordic small cap stocks, the lack of consolidated time and sales data to retail investors is more apparent than ever. Surprisingly few end investors seem to be aware that fragmentation in the Nordics is at record levels (40% of the market is now outside of the Läs mer…

Norwegian shares on

Any news for this week?Olof: Today we launched trading in five Norwegian shares, StatoilHydro, Yara, REC, Seadrill and Telenor.Were there any trades?Olof: Trading took off almost immediately and we saw action mainly in StatoilHydro which is the most frequently traded stock in Oslo. What are the differences and similarities compared to the Läs mer…