July 10 2023
Mendus AB – rights issue of units and directed share issue totaling approximately SEK 317 million
June 6 2023
Pareto Securities’ Artificial Intelligence Seminar: AI = Attractive Investment?
Is the Artificial Intelligence (AI) space undergoing a revolution, or are we simply witnessing computers with more data and processing capacity? We asked industry leaders Microsoft, Crayon, Cognite and Ayfie to share relevant use cases on how to leverage AI to create higher returns. Learn more about the key takeaways from their presentations at a recent lunch seminar for Pareto Securities’ clients.
May 8 2023
Pareto Securities publishes Sustainability Report for 2022
Pareto Securities has published its annual Sustainability Report for 2022. The report includes relevant information about our approach to sustainability, our work, and our focus areas within Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG).
February 15 2023
Pareto Securities acted as Sole Global Coordinator and Bookrunner for CVC Capital Partners and Scan Global Logistics on the EUR 750 million senior secured bond issue
The transaction marks the first European LBO in 2023 and is the largest bond issue in the Nordic high-yield bond market to date.
February 1 2023
Invitation for subscription for shares in Artificial Solutions International AB
February 1 2023
Söderberg & Partners acquires the online broker Aktieinvest
Söderberg & Partners has acquired Aktieinvest from Pareto Securities AB. Read the press release from Söderberg & Partners in Swedish here.
December 8 2022
Summary of Nordic Bonds 2022 and beyond: Volatile Energy Prices and ESG Considerations Impacting Market Activities
In our webcast “Nordic Bonds 2022 and beyond” on December 6 2022, we highlighted the resilience and opportunities within the growing Nordic High Yield Bond format. Learn more about how our experts, issuers and bond service providers see the market for High Yield bonds.
December 1 2022
Equity Offering and Subsequent Listing on Euronext Growth Oslo in Benchmark Holdings plc
November 18 2022
Biovica International AB (publ) – fully guaranteed preferential rights issue of approximately SEK 148 million
November 11 2022
Panel discussions: “Who has the valuation of technology companies right?” & “Piggybacking on global tech giants”
On November 1 in Oslo and November 9 in Stockholm, we hosted our 3rd annual Nordic TechSaaS Conference. During the conference, we invited industry experts to share their thoughts on current market pricing and Google, Microsoft and Salesforce to discuss technology partnership strategy. Watch the panel discussions here.
November 10 2022
Boule Diagnostics AB (publ) – fully guaranteed preferential rights issue of approximately SEK 150 million
October 10 2022
New buyers in the real estate transaction market: A challenging market generates new conditions
Rising interest rates and unpredictable financial markets have provided a more challenging backdrop for the Swedish real estate sector this year. What shifts have we seen in the market? Our Head of Real Estate Investment Banking in Sweden, Carl-Johan Hugner, reflected on the new conditions in a recent round table discussion at Business Arena Stockholm.
September 19 2022
No Energy Transition Without Batteries: A Sit Down with FREYR and our Battery Analyst
With scarcity of both energy and battery materials, what are the opportunities and obstacles going forward for this essential part of the renewable energy value chain? Listen to our podcast from our 29th annual Energy Conference with FREYR CEO Tom Einar Jensen and our battery analyst Kenneth Sivertsen.
September 15 2022
Podcast on Energy Security: Why We Are Here and What Lies Ahead
Few, if any, themes have been higher on the agenda in the past six months than that of energy security. At our 29th annual Energy Conference on September 15, host Sebastian Baartvedt sat down with our energy specialists Tom Erik Kristiansen, Bård Rosef, and Lars Ove Skorpen to discuss the ongoing energy situation.
September 14 2022
The Role of Trading Houses in Today’s World: Pareto Securities’ Energy Analyst Sits Down with Trafigura
How does Trafigura’s insight into real-time, physical trading fit into Europe’s energy crisis and the energy transition? In this podcast from Pareto Securities' 29th annual Energy Conference, podcast host Sebastian Baartvedt sits down with our energy expert Nadia Martin Wiggen and Trafigura’s Chief Economist Saad Rahim to hear their takes on how the oil, gas, and metals industries must develop to facilitate the next “commodities transition.”
September 9 2022
Pareto Securities partners with Position Green for “ESG100 – Data for Decision-makers”
Today, the annual benchmark report "ESG100 – Data for Decision-makers” was announced. The report analyzes the ESG-reporting of the top 100 largest listed companies in Norway, Sweden and Denmark. Pareto Securities is proud partner with Position Green in elaborating and publishing the report.
May 2 2022
Pareto Securities’ Sustainability Report 2021
Pareto Securities has published its annual Sustainability Report for 2021. The report includes relevant information about our work and focus areas within Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG).
April 27 2022
Egetis Therapeutics (publ) – fully guaranteed preferential rights issue of approximately SEK 180 million
April 11 2022
Takeaways from Pareto Securities’ Gaming Seminar 2022
Pareto Securities' annual Gaming Seminar was held on the 7th of April, 2022 at GT30 in Stockholm. Learn more about the key takeways from the seminar.
April 5 2022
Outlook intact for the Nordic and DACH tech sector - summary from Pareto Securities’ TechIT Conference
Pareto Securities hosted our TechIT conference again on March 30th. More than 65 top managers of listed TechIT companies contributed, representing roughly one fourth of the Top 100 TechIT companies in Sweden, Norway and Germany. Around 900 investors and industry professionals participated, making the TechIT conference one of the largest Tech conferences in the region already in the second year of its existence. The conference hosted three parallel streams from Stockholm, Frankfurt and Oslo, making this year’s event a truly pan-European event.
March 16 2022
Pareto Securities’ 11th Annual Nordic Corporate Bond Conference
The conference is the largest of its kind in Scandinavia, attracting more than 500 participants and 70 presenting companies. The purpose of the conference is to raise awareness of Nordic corporate bonds, both as a source of funding as well as an investment class, and the agenda will comprise of presentations both by existing Nordic bond issuers as well as by other market participants. Welcome to Pareto Securities’ Annual Nordic Corporate Bond Conference, March 17, 2022.
February 28 2022
Analyst Presentations on Hydrogen, Battery and Offshore Wind Markets
The battery market is stronger than ever, while the natural gas and carbon prices has put clean hydrogen high on the agenda. Offshore wind continues to move out of its niche position among the renewable energy sources but is facing several bottlenecks.
February 4 2022
Power & Renewable Energy Conference: The Need for more Renewable Energy Sources
There is an indisputable need for more renewable energy sources to reach ambitious climate goals on the reduction of CO2 emissions. Statkraft, Norsk Hydro, Statnett og Nysnø Climate Investments shared their take on how to meet the renewable energy need on our 24th Power & Renewable Energy Conference.
January 27 2022
Pareto Securities’ 24th Annual Power & Renewable Energy Conference
For the 24th consecutive year we connect the experts of the power and renewable energy industry with investors to discuss and get updated on current trends and company developments. Participate and learn more from the companies that will shape the industry and energy transition going forward. Welcome to Pareto Securities' Power & Renewable Energy Conference, February 3, 2022.
December 10 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Tech panel discussion
On Thursday December 2nd Pareto Securities arranged a Christmas lunch at Operaterrassen in Stockholm for selected clients. In addition to a delicious lunch, the guests were able to listen to an exciting panel discussion about digitalisation and trends in tech. The panel consisted of Per Brilioth at VNV Global, Carl Armfelt at TIN Fonder, Erik Syrén at Monterro and Pareto Securities' co-head of Research and tech analyst Stefan Wård. Matilda Karlsson was moderator of the debate.
December 8 2021
7 steps to grow ARR through value-based pricing
Viking Venture, Norway’s leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) investor, is an expert at growing the important SaaS metric annual recurring revenue (ARR). Here is their step by step guide on how to boost ARR through pricing strategies.
November 29 2021
Pareto Securities’ first Sustainability Week
As an initiative to increase the awareness, knowledge, and commitment to ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) among our employees, Pareto Securities arranged our first Sustainability Week in November 2021.
November 26 2021
Viktor Hovland on PGA wins and how to continuously improve
Listen in as we had a chat with golf star and Pareto Securities partner Viktor Hovland after his big win in Mayakoba, where he defended the title, and simultaneously won his third PGA tour. Viktor spoke avidly about ambitions, life lessons and how to further improve.
November 15 2021
How to use M&A as a growth strategy in the Technology and Software space
The Nordic M&A market for software companies is booming and reached all-time highs in 2021. In a panel discussion during our annual Nordic TechSaaS conference, we dived deeper into M&A and the “buy-and-build strategy” together with CEO Eilert Hanoa of Kahoot!, Erik Fjellvær Hagen of Norway’s leading SaaS investor Viking Venture, and CEO Göran Lindö of EcoOnline.
November 9 2021
Development in Nordic TechSaaS
The Nordic technology sector experiences rapid growth, fueled by a highly educated workforce, digitized society, effective capital markets and a new generation of entrepreneurs developing groundbreaking software.
October 15 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Renewable Energy & Clean Tech Conference
Pareto Securities hosted its 3rd annual Renewable Energy & Clean Tech Conference on 13 October. 30 companies presented over two virtual streams broadcasted from our Stockholm office, with over 500 investors and industry professionals participating.
October 8 2021
Site visit at Xbrane and Xspray
On Tuesday 5th October Pareto invited clients to a site visit at Xbrane Biopharma and Xspray Pharma. Pareto’s clients were given in-depth insight into the companies through interactive presentations, guided tours of the labs and lively discussions with management teams and our analysts on the unique differentiators of the companies.
October 7 2021
Podcast on the global energy squeeze and the impact on oil and gas
The markets for energy in the northern hemisphere are experiencing a supply shortage leading up to the colder winter months. The prices for oil, natural gas and coals have been rising at record paces. Our senior energy market analyst Nadia Martin Wiggen explains the situation and shares our market expectations for energy, including oil and gas.
October 5 2021
Pareto Securities’ Renewable Energy & Cleantech Conference
On Wednesday 13 October we are hosting our annual Renewable Energy & Cleantech Conference in Stockholm. This year’s conference will be broadcasted from our office with investors attending the event virtually through our two conference streams.
September 22 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ 28th Energy Conference
Pareto Securities hosted its 28th annual Energy Conference on 15-16 September. With both physical and virtual attendance, a record-high 160 companies presented and some 3,000 investors and industry professionals participated, resulting in the largest energy investor conference in Europe.
September 6 2021
Pareto Securities’ 28th Annual Energy Conference
On Wednesday and Thursday 15-16 September we are hosting our 28th Energy Conference in Oslo. This is the largest energy conference of its kind in Europe with an all-time high of more than 140 companies lined up to present this year. Investors can attend the event both physically or virtually through our live-streams.
September 6 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ 12th Annual Healthcare Conference
Investors had the possibility to listen to close to 70 Nordic Life Science companies over the two-day long virtual Healthcare Conference, more or less equally spread over med tech/diagnostics and research based drug companies.
August 26 2021
Pareto Securities’ 12th Annual Healthcare Conference
On 1-2 September 2021, Pareto Securities will host our 12th Annual Healthcare Conference. Last year’s conference attracted more than 700 Swedish and international participants, with presentations from 63 healthcare companies including biotech, pharma and medtech ones. We look forward to an even higher number of participants, companies and lively discussions at this year’s gathering.
August 5 2021
Viktor Hovland pays a visit to the Pareto office in Oslo
Employees of Pareto Securities in Oslo were graced this summer with an impromptu visit from the recent 10th best ranked professional golfer in the world and Pareto partner, Viktor Hovland. See more from his visit and listen to the podcast (in Norwegian) further down in this article.
June 23 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Norwegian Savings Bank Seminar
On Thursday last week Pareto Securities hosted its first Norwegian Savings Bank seminar for an international audience. With the exception of a few of the largest savings banks, these banks usually present only in Norwegian. The seminar thus allowed for a broad overview of the sector for international investors for the first time.
June 18 2021
Etterfølgende Reparasjonsemisjon i Cloudberry Clean Energy ASA (21. juni 2021)
June 15 2021
Pareto Securities’ Norwegian Savings Bank seminar
On Thursday 17 June, Pareto Securities is organizing its first seminar for the savings bank sector. The seminar aims to present Norwegian savings banks to the international audience. Pareto believes that the Norwegian savings bank sector represents attractive investment opportunities for international investors, and we would like to contribute to an increased understanding of the sector dynamics and the offerings of the various banks.
June 14 2021
Linkfire A/S (publ) initial public offering on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market
June 11 2021
Summary from North Atlantic Seafood Forum
On June 8-10, the 16th addition of the North Atlantic Seafood Forum was held, this year for the first time digitally. Pareto is the owner and co-organizer of the seminar, and also has the full responsibility for the Pareto Seafood Investor Seminar that took place June 10. The conference has a broad reach, covering all parts of the seafood value chain, with presentations both from policy makers and private and public companies. In total the conference had 160 speakers, with a record of 32 companies presenting at the Pareto Seafood Investor Seminar. More than 1,700 participants registered for the conference.
June 9 2021
Hexicon AB (publ) intends to list its shares on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market
June 8 2021
North Atlantic Seafood Forum
Pareto Securities are proud owner and co-organizer of the North Atlantic Seafood Forum. From 8 to 10 June, the seafood conference will be held digitally with over 160 presenting companies and decision-makers. The seafood sector is a large and important sector for Pareto. From being a niche sector just a few years ago, the seafood sector has grown to become one of the most important on the Oslo Stock Exchange. The sector is currently worth over 300 billion in market value.
May 26 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Gaming Seminar
On May 25th, 2021, Pareto Securities hosted its annual Gaming Seminar with a strong line-up of eleven presenters. This year's seminar was held virtually with close to 400 participants. Hot topics throughout the seminar were the potential COVID-19 effects of the re-opening, the recent IDFA changes, the M&A landscape, and also growth opportunities that are arising on a global base.
May 25 2021
Isofol Medical AB (publ) – Rights Issue of approximately SEK 400 million with a potential Over-Allotment Option of up to SEK 100 million
May 20 2021
Pareto Securities AB has been awarded best advisor by the IPO guide in Affärsvärlden
On May 10th, 2021, the best listings and advisors in Sweden 2020 were crowned by the IPO guide in the Swedish business magazine Affärsvärlden. Pareto Securities AB was awarded “Best Advisor” in the category “Quality Companies in the Billion SEK class” and received an honorable mention in the category “Share Price Development of Companies in the Billion SEK class”.
May 17 2021
Pareto Securities’ Gaming Seminar
On Tuesday 25th May 2021, we are pleased to invite you to our annual Pareto Gaming Seminar, which will be held virtually due to the current circumstances this year. As always, the line-up is strong, with eleven presenting companies including prominent names such as Embracer, Stillfront, and Rovio, to name a few.
May 11 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Swedish Selected Small Caps Day
On Thusday, May 6th, 2021, Pareto Securities hosted its Swedish Selected Small Caps Day in Stockholm. The event was virtual with presentations from some of the strongest performing companies in the model portfolio: Swedish Selected Small Caps. More than 800 participants joined the event.
May 7 2021
Pareto Securities’ ESG report for 2020 made available
We are proud to present our first annual ESG Report. The objective of the report is to present relevant information about our work and focus areas within Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), and our contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
April 23 2021
Viktor Hovland & Kris Ventura are teaming up
This weekend we are looking forward to follow Viktor Hovland & Kris Ventura teaming up in the tournament Zurich Classic of New Orleans. The couple was off to a flying start this Thursday, sharing a first-round lead.
April 21 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ TechITService Conference
On April 20th 2021, Pareto Securities hosted the first TechIT conference live from the Frankfurt office. More than 40 speakers and corporates presented, the latter representing roughly one fourth of the sector market capitalization in their respective countries. In addition, industry experts have discussed current “hot” topics shaping the IT industry. More than 750 participants have joined the virtual conference, which is an impressive outcome for a first-time event.
April 16 2021
Summary from Pareto Project Finance Real Estate – Company Presentations
On Wednesday April 14, 2021, Pareto’s Project Finance Real Estate Company Presentations event took place. The event was virtual with presentations from five real estate companies listed at Spotlight Stock Market, as well as an introduction to the Project Finance Real Estate business model with focus on Pareto’s latest real estate projects.
April 8 2021
Pareto Securities’ NordicDACH TechITService Conference
Pareto Securities’ TechITService Conference will be a full-day virtual event with presentations from 40+ companies, among them the German bellwether software company SAP, which discusses with us the impact of its revised strategy (“Rise with SAP”) on their partner business.
April 8 2021
Viktor Hovland and Kristoffer Ventura partner with Pareto Securities
We are proud to announce that Pareto Securities has entered a partnership with professional golfers Viktor Hovland and Kristoffer Ventura. Both are active members of the prestigious PGA TOUR and will compete for Norway in the Olympics later this year.
March 26 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ 16th E&P Independent Conference
Yesterday, 25 March 2021, Pareto Securities hosted its 16th E&P Independent Conference. This year’s conference was fully virtual, with 25 presenting companies and record high attendance with more than 600 participants, indicating the positive shift in sentiment for the industry.
March 24 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Property Development in the Gothenburg region
Today, Wednesday March 24th, we hosted our virtual event Property Development in the Gothenburg region. The conference kicked off with a summary of the office and logistic market outlook for the Gothenburg region by Pareto Securities Real Estate Equity Analyst – Markus Henriksson.
March 19 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Nordic Corporate Bond Conference
Yesterday, March 18th 2021, Pareto Securities hosted its 10th Nordic Corporate Bond Conference, which for the first time was held virtually due to the present circumstances. The attendance was record high both in terms of companies presenting and attending clients, which reached astonishing 78 and 849 respectively.
March 19 2021
Pareto Securities’ E&P Independents Conference
On Thursday the 25th of March we are hosting our 16th E&P Independents Conference. The conference, which is usually held in London, will be a full-day virtual event with an opening panel debate with Norway’s Minister of Petroleum and Energy Tina Bru, followed by presentations from 25 E&P Companies across different geographies.
March 8 2021
Pareto Securities’ Nordic Corporate Bond Conference
Pareto Securities’ Nordic Corporate Bond Conference will be a full-day virtual event with presentations from approximately 80 bond issuers, market participants as well as Peter Norman, former Minister for Financial Markets in Sweden (2010 – 2014), as the opening speaker.
March 1 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Battery Metals & Mining Conference
On Tuesday, 23rd February 2021 Pareto Securities hosted its first Battery Metals & Mining Conference. The conference was a full day virtual event with presentations from 18 diversified global mining companies and 300 registered participants globally.
February 15 2021
Pareto Securities’ Battery Metals & Mining Conference
On Tuesday the 23rd February 2021, we are pleased to invite you to attend Pareto Securities virtual Battery Metals and Mining Conference.
January 21 2021
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Power & Renewable Energy Conference
Today, January 21th, 2021, Pareto Securities hosted its 23rd Power and Renewable Energy Conference in Oslo. The conference was fully virtual, and the attendance was record high both in terms of presenting companies and attending participants, which counted 50 and more than 2,200 respectively.