Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announced changes in the leadership within its Nordic and Baltic Fixed Income and Post-trade offerings as of February 15.
Indars Ascuks, currently Head of Baltic Product Development and Chairman of the Management Board of the Latvian CSD, is promoted to the Head of Nasdaq Baltic Market. During his 15 years in the company, Indars has served in various positions in the Baltic exchanges and CSDs.
"I am grateful for the new responsibilities given to me," says Indars Aščuks. "We at Nasdaq Baltic are strong believers that effective and efficient capital market is fundamental for our economies to grow. Standing in the center position of the whole ecosystem we are committed to further expand stock exchange and CSD services for the benefit of our current and future listed companies, investors and all customers."
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