Citi Appointed Depositary Bank for DBV Technologies’ ADR Programme

By Business Wire,  October 28, 2014, 06:47:00 AM EDT

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Citi’s (NYSE symbol:C) Issuer Services business, acting through Citibank N.A., has been appointed by DBV Technologies S.A. (“DBV Technologies”), a clinical-stage specialty biopharmaceutical company as depositary bank for their NASDAQ listed American Depositary Receipt (ADR) programme. DBV Technologies American Depositary Shares are listed on NASDAQ Global Select Market under symbol “DBVT”. The underlying ordinary shares are listed on Euronext Paris and trade under symbol “DBV”.

David Schilansky, Chief Financial Officer at DBV Technologies commented “we are excited about being more visible in the US and having direct access to US investors through our NASDAQ listing. We look forward to working closely with Citi and leveraging their institutional investor and broker relationships to develop our US shareholder base further.”

“Citi is delighted to be appointed by DBV Technologies as depositary bank for their US listing,” Dirk Jones, Global Head of Issuer Services said, “we are confident that we will be able to assist DBV Technologies in expanding their investor outreach through the support of our Investor Relations Advisory team and our unparalleled equity distribution network.”

For more information on Citi’s Depositary Receipt Services, visit

About DBV Technologies

DBV Technologies is developing Viaskin®, an innovative new approach to the treatment of allergies – a major public health issue that has been increasing in prevalence. DBV Technologies, incorporated in France in 2002, has developed a proprietary, worldwide-patented technology for administering an allergen to intact skin while avoiding transfer to the blood, and thus considerably lowering the risk of a systemic, allergic reaction in the event of accidental exposure.

DBV Technologies ordinary shares are traded on segment C of EuronextParis (Ticker: DBV, ISIN code: FR0010417345).

DBV Technologies American Depositary Shares are listed on NASDAQ Global Select Market (Ticker:DBVT).

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