Nasdaq Riga and Nasdaq CSD are the leading securities market infrastructure operators in Latvia. They provide market participants with an environment for carrying out transactions with securities, clearing and settling of securities transactions, and listing securities, as well as for the operation of the central public securities register and the funded pension fund register.

Nasdaq Riga

Nasdaq Riga is the only regulated secondary securities market in Latvia. The exchange brings together investors, listed companies seeking access to capital resources, and exchange members who mediate securities transactions for investors through a common electronic trading system.

Nasdaq Riga is a self-regulated organization which issues and enforces its own Rules and Regulations that are consistent with standard exchange operating procedures. 

Nasdaq Riga is licensed and supervised by the Financial Capital Market Commission.

Nasdaq Riga uses the INET trading system for trading in equities. Recognized as the most advanced securities trading technology in the world, INET is Nasdaq’s core technology used on all Nasdaq equity markets across the world. For trading in fixed-income securities, the Baltic and Nordic exchanges use the Genium INET trading system.

Structure of shareholders

Nasdaq Riga is  92.98%-owned by Nasdaq Nordic, which in turn is owned by Nasdaq, Inc. AS Rietumu Banka owns the remaining 7.02% of shares of Nasdaq Riga.

Nasdaq CSD

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