Information about the Finnish stock market05.11.2010
The Helsinki Stock Exchange is operated by NASDAQ OMX. NASDAQ OMX Exchanges owns and operates also the stock exchanges among others in Copenhagen, Stockholm, Reykjavik, Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius.
NASDAQ OMX Nordic web site http://www.nasdaqomxnordic.com/ is a good starting point in the Internet when you need information about the Helsinki Stock Exchanges.
Share prices, delayed by 15 minutes are also available on NASDAQ OMX Nordic. For real time information contact to the data vendors.
Both domestic and foreign banks and investment service companies can operate as stock and derivatives brokerage firms on Helsinki Stock Exchange. See a list of the trading members.
Company specific information and releases
You can find a complete list of listed companies on our pages, follow the links for company specific information.
Company Disclosures are available on NASDAQ OMX Nordic.
A list of Mutual Fund Companies is available on NASDAQ OMX Nordic.
Legislation and regulation
The Securities Markets Act (pdf) regulates the public trade of securities.
The Financial Supervision Authority (FSA) supervises financial markets and participants in Finland. FSA regulations complement the Finnish legislation for credit institutions and capital market.
The Finnish Ministry of Finance is part of Government. The Ministry is responsible for strategic policy on the financial markets and ensures that the legislative framework for Finland’s financial markets is workable.