NEW YORK, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that Dyadic International, Inc. (OTCQX: DYAI), a global biotechnology company, has been approved to trade on OTCQX®, the best marketplace with qualified companies.
Dyadic begins trading today on OTCQX U.S. Premier, a segment of the OTCQX marketplace reserved for world-leading U.S. companies that meet financial standards and provide timely news and disclosure to investors. Investors can find current financial disclosure and Real-Time Level 2 quotes for the company on www.otcmarkets.com.
"We are pleased to welcome Dyadic to the OTCQX marketplace," said R. Cromwell Coulson, President and CEO of OTC Markets Group. "Dyadic joins the growing U.S. companies that have chosen OTCQX to provide their investors with transparent trading and convenient access to their news and disclosure. We look forward to working with Dyadic's management team as they continue to grow their company and enhance their value to shareholders."
Dyadic's Chief Financial Officer, Michael Faby, stated, "Joining OTCQX clearly demonstrates our commitment to providing our shareholders access to a trading platform that we think will attract larger institutional investors and generate greater market interest in Dyadic."
B. Riley & Co., LLC serves as Dyadic's Designated Advisor for Disclosure ("DAD") on OTCQX, responsible for providing professional guidance on OTCQX requirements.
Dyadic International is a global biotechnology company headquartered in Jupiter, Florida with operations in the United States and the Netherlands. The company uses its patented and proprietary technologies to conduct research, development and commercial activities for the discovery, development, manufacture and sale of enzymes and other proteins for the bioenergy, bio-based chemicals, biopharmaceutical and industrial enzyme industries.
Dyadic will trade in the U.S. on OTCQX under the symbol "DYAI."
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