Millicom plans NASDAQ U.S. listing and will host investor meeting on January 9

Luxembourg, December 13, 2018 – Millicom International Cellular SA (“Millicom”) announced today that it has filed a Form 20-F registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). As previously disclosed, Millicom plans to list its common shares on the Nasdaq Stock Market in the U.S.

Subject to the approval of its listing application and the effectiveness of its SEC registration, Millicom expects trading in its common shares on the Nasdaq Stock Market to begin on January 9th 2019 under the ticker symbol TIGO.

Millicom will maintain its listing on Nasdaq Stockholm, where the company’s Swedish Depositary Receipts (“SDR”) currently trade. One SDR represents one common share of Millicom. Millicom also hereby informs the market that it plans to change its Nasdaq Stockholm ticker symbol from MIC_SDB to TIGO_SDB effective on January 9th, 2019.

Millicom will host an investor meeting on Wednesday, January 9th in New York City to discuss the company’s strategy and 2019 outlook.


For further information, please contact

Vivian Kobeh, Corporate Communications Director
+1 305 476 7352 / +1 305 302 2858

Michel Morin, VP Investor Relations
+352 277 59094

Mauricio Pinzon, Investor Relations Manager
Tel: +44 20 3249 2460

About Millicom

Millicom is a leading provider of cable and mobile services dedicated to emerging markets in Latin America and Africa. Millicom sets the pace when it comes to providing high-speed broadband and innovation around The Digital Lifestyle services through its principal brand, Tigo. As of December 31st, 2017, Millicom operating subsidiaries and joint ventures employed more than 19,000 people and provided mobile services to approximately 51 million customers, with a cable footprint of more than 9 million homes passed. Founded in 1992, Millicom International Cellular SA is headquartered in Luxembourg and listed on Nasdaq Stockholm under the symbol MIC_SDB. Millicom has announced plans to also list its shares on Nasdaq in the U.S. in 2019.  

This information was prior to this release inside information and is information that Millicom is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. This information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 22:25 CET on December 13, 2018.


About Us

Millicom International Cellular S.A. is a global telecommunications group with mobile telephony operations in 14 countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia. It also operates cable and broadband businesses in five countries in Central America. The Group’s mobile operations have a combined population under license of approximately 267 million people.