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Energy, shipping and seafood

The Oslo Børs marketplaces enjoy a unique position for companies in the Energy, Shipping and Seafood sectors.
Companies in these sectors turn to the Norwegian market to raise capital, access liquidity for their shares and benefit from a range of world-leading investment research coverage available in Oslo. Investors interested in these sectors look to the Oslo market for access to high-quality Norwegian and international companies.


Norway is the world's third largest gas exporter and the fifth largest oil exporter, making the nation leading in energy production and trading. Measured by the number of listed companies, the Oslo stock market is the second largest in Europe for energy companies in general, and the second largest in the world for companies in the oil service sector in particular.


Norway is currently the world's fifth largest maritime nation. Measured by the number of listed companies, Oslo is the largest securities marketplace for shipping in Europe, and the second largest globally.


Norway is the world's second largest exporter of fish and other seafood products. Oslo Børs is the world's largest and most important financial marketplace for the seafood sector.


We provide assistance in the listing process

A company will normally have a lot of questions when it is considering whether to apply for listing. How does the application process work? What assistance is available? What preparations do we need to make? What are the criteria for suitable for listing?

The listing advisers at Oslo Børs are ready to work as discussion partners at this stage, helping you to gather the necessary information so that you can make the right decisions. We also offer practical guidance through all the stages of the application process.

You are also guaranteed professional assistance from a wide range of advisers. Brokers, lawyers, banks, auditors and consultants ensure that you get all the information and assistance you need.



Increased visibility through sector indices

OSLO Energy Index

The companies in the OSLO Energy Index represent around one third of the total market capitalisation of companies listed on Oslo Børs and Oslo Expand, and international companies account for a significant proportion.

OSLO Shipping Index

The OSLO Shipping Index includes a diverse range of quality companies involved in maritime logistics. A company in this sector considering a stock exchange listing is very likely to find a comparable company listed on Oslo Børs, and investors interested in investing in shipping will find that the Oslo market offers them a broad range of choice.

OSLO Seafood Index 

The OSLO Seafood Index comprises a large number of companies with different characters and business concepts, from small growth businesses through to the world's largest fish farming companies.



Eirik Høiby Ausland - Head of Listing Oslo

Eirik Høiby Ausland

Head of Listing Nordics

+47 90606301