Standardized and efficient handling of corporate actions

Find a list of most common corporate actions for your business Nasdaq CSD should be informed on below. Please see the respective documents in the Infocenter.


Application forms can be found here

Corporate actions for shares registered with Nasdaq CSD

Dividend payment

Cash payout to the shareholders, in proportion to their shares held. Shareholder receives cash in accordance with the decision of the Shareholder’s meeting.

Capital increase/decrease

Issuer’s share capital changes through increase or decrease in the nominal value or in the number of shares.

Name change

Information regarding a change in an issuer’s legal name and, thus, in the name of its securities.


Increase or decrease in the number of shares without any change in the shareholder’s equity or the aggregate market value at the time of the split.


Exchange of outstanding shares of the issuer as a result of two or more companies combining assets.

Corporate actions for bonds registered with Nasdaq CSD

Interest payment

Cash payout to the bondholders, in proportion to their bonds held. Before the record date of the interest payment, the issuer notifies Nasdaq CSD of the upcoming interest payment.

Additional issuance

Increase in the outstanding nominal amount of the bonds.


In-part or full redemption before or at final maturity of the bond issue.

Change of terms

Information regarding a change in debt security terms.

Exchange offer

Issuer offers to exchange holdings for other securities and/or cash.