Equity capital markets

Pareto Securities is a leading advisor in the Nordic Equity Capital Markets, and a leading investment bank globally within oil & offshore, shipping and seafood. With a global organization and longstanding presence in US, UK and Asia, we have developed an unmatched placing power towards international tier one investors, and a significant ECM track record:

  • More than 60 IPOs and listings the past decade
  • More than 500 equity transactions the past decade

Pareto Securities originates, structures and executes a wide range of equity transactions such as initial public offerings (IPO’s), private placements, public offerings, secondary placements, share buy-backs and block transactions. In addition to holding a leading Nordic position, we have served as lead manager in a large number of transactions in North America, Asia, UK and Continental Europe.

Our market-leading industry knowledge, structuring capabilities and global distribution network make Pareto Securities the bookrunner of choice for many corporates and private companies throughout the world, and the natural global coordinator in equity placement syndicates.

Selected 2017 and 2018 ECM transactions

December 2018


IPO on Nasdaq
First North

SEK 374m

Joint Bookrunner

October 2018


Private placement
of shares

USD 300m

Joint Bookrunner

June 2018


Secondary Sale of
Shares for the
Norwegian State

SEK 652m

Joint Bookrunner

June 2018


Private Placement
of Shares

NOK 600m

Joint Bookrunner

May 2018


Private Placement
of Shares

USD 250m

Joint Bookrunner

March 2018


IPO on Nasdaq
First North

EUR 311m

Sole Manager

March 2018


Private placement
of Shares

NOK 1,300m

Joint Bookrunner

March 2018


IPO on Nasdaq
First North

SEK 431m

Sole Manager

February 2018


IPO on Oslo
Stock Exchange

NOK 832m

Joint Bookrunner

February 2018


Private Placement
of Shares

NOK 759m

Joint Bookrunner

Number of OSE private placements 2010-2018

Source: Oslo Stock Exchange

Number ECM transactions in Sweden 2012-2018

Source: Nasdaq OMX