Euronext gets clearance from Norway government to buy Oslo BorsChristian Fernsby ▼ | May 13, 2019
European stock market operator Euronext said it got clearance from Norway’s Ministry of Finance to buy up to 100% of Oslo Bors, pushing Euronext closer to victory over Nasdaq in its bid to buy Oslo Bors.
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“Euronext looks forward to supporting the Norwegian financial and business community, to working constructively with all key constituents and stakeholders to further drive the success of Oslo Børs VPS,” Boujnah said.
Nasdaq expressed its disappointment at the decision by the government, and said it would assess its options over what to do next regarding Oslo Bors. ■