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.

Norway M&A Financial Advisor of the Year 2018

Mergermarket Europe M&A Awards 2018

Selected 2018 and 2019 M&A transactions

July 2019

Sales of K Strømmen
Lakseoppdrett to MOWI

NOK 790m

Financial Advisor

June 2019

Merger of Hafslund E-Co
and Eidsiva Energi


Financial Advisor to
Hafslund E-Co

February 2019

Sales of Company to:

NOK 300m

Sole Financial Advisor

January 2019

Acquisition of

GBP 635m

Sole Financial Advisor

September 2018

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


Financial Advisor

August 2018

Sale of the marine
seismic acquisition
asset and operations
of WesternGeco

USD 690m

Sole Financial Advisor

August 2018

Advisor to Fack in the
sale of a Falck Safety
Services to Polaris


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 in AlpinCo
to Bjørn Erik Borgen

NOK 800m

Sole Financial Advisor

Number of Norwegian M&A transactions 2006-2018

Source: MergerMarket, Pareto Securities