Mergers and acquisitions

Pareto Securities is a top-ranked investment bank within Mergers, Acquisitions and Other Advisory services, having Norway’s largest Investment Banking department, as well as teams strategically located across the Nordic countries, United Kingdom, USA and Singapore. Pareto Securities has unmatched experience from leading large and complex transactions, and possesses significant cross-border expertise, based on unmatched industry knowledge and client network within its key sectors. The M&A team possess exceptional structuring and execution capabilities, gained through execution of a large number of complex transactions since the 1980’s. Clients range from established blue-chip companies to smaller growth companies across all industries. Pareto Securities has the ability to provide creative and unconventional solutions for smaller private companies and clients, also benefiting from services provided by other companies in the Pareto Group, such as bank- and project financing and asset- and contract broking services.

Selected 2017 and 2018 M&A transactions

September 2018

Advisor to Antin IP in
the acquisition of a
majority stake in Sølvtrans

Undisclosed

Financial Advisor

August 2018

Sale of the marine
seismic acquisition
asset and operations of
WesternGeco

USD 690m

Sole Financial Advisor

August 2018


Sale of Company to
Polaris

Undisclosed

Sole Financial Advisor

June 2018


Sale of Fortum's
10% stake

EUR 160m

Financial Advisor

February 2018


Sale of TTS
to MacGregor

NOK 840m

Financial Advisor

January 2018


Sale of Investinor's
49% stake

NOK 800m

Sole Financial Advisor

August 2018


Advisor to Songa in
Transocean’s acquisition
of the company

NOK 26bn

Sole Financial Advisor

June 2017


Sale of Company


Undisclosed

Sole Financial Advisor

June 2017


Sale of Company


Undisclosed

Sole Financial Advisor

April 2017

Acquisition of
Hafslund ASA and
subsequent sale of
assets by City of Oslo

NOK 47.8bn

Sole Financial Advisor

Number of Norwegian M&A transactions 2006-H1'18

 
Source: MergerMarket, Pareto Securities