First North IPO of Nixu

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Nixu is Nordic’s largest specialist company in information security consulting. Nixu works to improve its clients’ cybersecurity in solution areas of Corporate IT, Digital Business and Industrial Internet. Nixu ensur​es the confidentiality of its clients’ data, business continuity and ease-of-access to digital services through planning and mitigation of cybersecurity risks. Nixu employes over 140 information security consultants, technical experts and software developers, who form Nordics’ leading cluster of information security expertise. Nixu’s pro-forma net sales were € 17 million in 2014.

In November 2014 Nixu began an initial public offering (IPO) and was eventually listed in First North Finland marketplace operated by Nasdaq OMX Helsinki. Summa acted as the lead manager of the IPO. During the preparation phase of the IPO Nixu acquired one of its Finnish competitors, Panorama Partners, and Summa acted as Nixu’s financial advisor in the transaction.


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