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.
January 15 2021
Pareto Securities’ Power & Renewable Energy Conference
Pareto Securities’ Power and Renewable energy conference is a leading Nordic meeting place for companies within the power and renewable energy industry, held for the 23rd time.
December 11 2020
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Swedish Selected Small Caps Day
On Wednesday, December 9th, 2020, 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.
December 10 2020
Summary from Pareto Securities’ Nordic TechSaaS Conference
On Thursday, December 3rd, 2020, Pareto Securities hosted its first Nordic TechSaaS Conference in Stockholm. Following up on the successful TechSaaS conference hosted in Oslo in November, Pareto Securities held its first Nordic TechSaaS conference from the Stockholm office. The event was entirely virtual and included presentations from 12 Nordic software and technology firms.
December 2 2020
Pareto Securities’ Swedish Selected Small Caps Day
On Wednesday 9th December 2020, we are looking forward to hosting our Swedish Selected Small Caps Day. This will be a two-hour virtual event with presentations from some of the strongest performing companies in the model portfolio: Swedish Selected Small Caps.
November 30 2020
Pareto Securities’ Nordic TechSaaS Conference
Pareto Securities’ Nordic TechSaaS Conference will be a full-day virtual event with presentations from leading listed and unlisted Nordic SaaS companies.
November 24 2020
Summary from Pareto Securities’ TechSaaS Conference
On Thursday, November 12th, 2020, Pareto Securities hosted its first TechSaaS Conference in Oslo. The conference was fully virtual, and for the first time the leading Norwegian technology and SaaS companies were present in the same program.
November 12 2020
Re:newcell AB (publ) – Initial Public Offering on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market
Re:newcell AB (publ) – Initial Public Offering on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market, raising approximately SEK 800 million with a potential over-allotment option of up to SEK 120 million
November 12 2020
Pareto Securities’ 4th annual iGaming Seminar
On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020, Pareto Securities hosted its annual iGaming seminar in Stockholm. As always, the lineups were strong, with the most prominent players within the iGaming space.
November 5 2020
PledPharma AB (publ) – Rights Issue of approximately SEK 200 million with a potential Over-Allotment Option of up to SEK 50 million
November 5 2020
Pareto Securities’ TechSaaS Conference
Pareto Securities’ TechSaaS conference is a venue which provides exciting Norwegian technology and SaaS companies with the opportunity to showcase their company to leading international investors. The conference will feature presentations from 23 companies and more than 500 investors are expected to participate.
November 2 2020
Pareto Securities’ 4th annual iGaming Seminar will take place on 11th November 2020
The Pareto iGaming Seminar will be a full-day virtual event with presentations from prominent listed and unlisted global companies within the iGaming sector.
October 23 2020
Oslo Stock Exchange and Pareto Securities’ Cleantech Seminar
Last week Oslo Stock Exchange and Pareto Securities hosted a Cleantech Seminar for unlisted companies. The seminar aimed to give investors deeper knowledge of exciting cleantech companies at an early stage.
October 9 2020
Pareto Securities’ 2nd Renewable Energy & Clean Tech Conference
On Wednesday October 7th, 2020 we hosted our annual Renewable Energy and Cleantech conference in Stockholm – this year in a virtual format. We had 17 companies presenting and around 600 participants in total.
October 7 2020
Pareto Securities acted as Sole Manager and Bookrunner in Media and Games Invest plc’s SEK 300 million private placement and secondary listing on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market
Media and Games Invest plc (“MGI” or the “Company”) announced the successful closing of the bookbuilding of a SEK 300 million private placement on 29 September 2020. The offering was upsized from SEK 250 million to SEK 300 million on the back of strong demand. The subscription price of SEK 12.0 per share was set through a bookbuilding process and corresponded to a discount of approx. 10% to the 2-day volume weighted average share price.
October 1 2020
Pareto Securities’ virtual Renewable Energy & Clean Tech Conference 7th October, 2020
The Renewable Energy & Clean Tech Conference conference will be a full-day event with presentations by Scandinavian companies within the rapidly growing Renewable Energy and Clean Tech sectors.
September 21 2020
Pareto Securities acted as Global Coordinator and Sole Bookrunner in the SEK 1,265 million IPO of Implantica AG on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market
Implantica is a medtech group with operations within the implantable medical device and eHealth markets. The company’s lead product RefluxStop™ is a passive CE-marked implant for prevention of gastroesophageal reflux.
September 16 2020
Pareto Securities’ 27th Energy Conference
With over 100 presenting companies and some 2,500 investors and industry professionals attending, it is the largest oil, offshore and energy investor conference in Europe. The conference runs over two days (16 - 17 September) and you may register as a participant as long as the conference is ongoing.
September 7 2020
Implantica AG – Initial Public Offering on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market of Swedish Depository Receipts
June 29 2020
New customer web for retail clients in Norway and Sweden launched
A new website for our online trading clients in Norway and Sweden were launched at the end of June 2020. The site has a fresh new look, and operates on a flexible and robust infrastructure. Our online services are targeting the upper end of self-serviced investors, and are well suited for their needs. The new site offer easy access to online trading on all Nordic exchanges, market news, advanced charting, streaming quotes, as well as our proprietary analysis, articles and videos. For more information on our product offering for retail clients, visit our informative sites www.paretosec.no or www.paretosec.se.
June 17 2020
We welcome our Summer Interns of 2020
Our summer interns in Oslo are now in place. We are sure they will have some educational, inspiring and fun weeks at Investment Banking and Analysis with us. Pareto Securities have an ongoing internship program, and we are currently looking for candidates for 2021. We seek persons with solid academic results and analytical capabilities, strong social skills, a commercial mindset and high ethical standards. Visit our Career-pages to stay updated with new posts, and how to apply.
June 11 2020
VNV Global – info to SDR shareholders
Please see the documents below for information to holders of Swedish Depository Receipts (“SDRs”) in VNV Global Ltd. regarding the ongoing domicile change of the VNV Global group from Bermuda to Sweden (the “Redomestication”).