Nasdaq adds options on OMX 30 ESG index

Nasdaq has launched options contracts on the OMX Stockholm 30 ESG index.

Nasdaq says their offering now includes both options and futures contracts based on the OMX Stockholm 30 ESG index, the world´s first ESG benchmark index. The index has been developed in collaboration with Swedbank Robur.

“We are very pleased with the launch of OMXS30 ESG options, as Nasdaq is creating new opportunities for investors with a sustainable focus to optimize their risk and return profile,” said Magnus Linder, Equity Derivatives Trading & Portfolio Optimization at Swedbank Robur. “To be successful, you need to use the entire financial toolbox. We look forward to continuing our partnership with the aim to strengthen the ESG investor landscape in the region”.