STOCKHOLM, Sweden (June 5, 2008) — Hexagon A.B. has renamed its polymer activities Hexpol A.B., and plans to list Hexpol shares on the OMX Nordic Exchange in Stockholm starting June 9.
Hexagon directors proposed at the firm's annual general meeting last month that Hexpol shares will be distributed to the Hexagon shareholders in proportion to their current shareholding.
The final date for trading in Hexagon shares to include rights to the new Hexpol shares was June 2. Hexpol shares remaining after distribution to Hexagon shareholders will be available for trading June 9.
The company will be traded under the ticker HPOL B with ISIN code SE0002452623. A trading lot consists of 100 shares.
Hexpol specializes in custom compounding, gaskets for plate heat exchangers and wheels made of plastic and rubber materials for truck and castor wheel applications.