Investor relations

Shareholders

Our main shareholders

Last updated 2018 April 03

Shareholders  Details Country Number of shares Share of total
Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries   NOR 98,936,188 36.2%
The Government Pension Fund Norway   NOR 12,277,605 4.5%
JPMorgan Chase Bank Nominee USA 9,495,500 3.5%
Clearstream Banking (Lux) Nominee LUX 8,768,935 3.2%
State Street Bank Nominee USA 7,133,412 2.6%
State Street Bank Nominee USA 4,402,034 1.6%
FLPS - PRINC ALL SEC   USA 4,058,904 1.5%
JPMorgan Chase Bank Nominee GBR 3,664,533 1.3%
JPMorgan Chase Bank Nominee GBR 3,182,412 1.2%
State Street Bank Nominee USA 2,561,491 0.9%
Verdipapirfondet DNB   NOR 2,462,316 0.9%
State Street Bank Nominee USA 2,350,574 0.9%
JPMorgan Chase Bank Nominee USA 2,348,471 0.9%
RBC Investor Service Trust Nominee GBR 2,126,281 0.8%
State Street Bank Nominee USA 1,764,514 0.7%
State Street Bank Nominee USA 1,679,152 0.6%
Goldman Sachs Nominee GBR 1,586,657 0.6%
KLP Aksje Norge   NOR 1,547,233 0.6%
JPMorgan Chase Bank ADR-division USA 1,513,264 0.6%
State Street Bank Nominee USA 1,498,957 0.6%

 

Shareholders per country:

Country Holders Shares Share
of total
Change this month Change this year
Norway          
Privately owned 31,955 51,194,315 18.7% -0.6% 0.3%
Norwegian state 1 98,936,188 36.2% 0.0% 0.0%

Total Norway

31,956

150,130,503

54.9%

 

 

USA 373 56,446,153 20.7% 0.0% 0.9%
United Kingdom 247 24,122,907 8.8% 0.5% 1.4%
Other EU 826 32,079,132 11.7% 0.1% -2.5%
Other countries 327 10,439,135 3.8% 0.0% -0.2%
Total 33,729 273,217,830 100.0%    

  

Real owners - Top 20 shareholders

For pdf of top 20 shareholders click here.
Delayed information with nominee accounts identified, 2 March 2018

Rank Firm name  Share of total Position Position date City Country
1 Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries 36.21% 98,936,188 4 Jan 2018 Oslo Norway
2 The Government Pension Fund Norway 5.62% 15,343656 4 Jan 2018 Oslo Norway
3 The Vanguard Group, Inc. 3.10% 8,478,092 31 Jan 2018 Malvern United States
4 Fidelity Management & Research Company 2.28% 6,230,222 4 Jan 2018 Boston United States
5 Storebrand Kapitalforvaltning AS 2.25% 6,155,780 31 Jan 2018 Lysaker Norway
6 Nordea Funds Oy 1.81% 4,958,097 31 Dec 2017 Helsinki Finland
7 BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. 1.70% 4,650,967 31 Jan 2018 San Francisco United States
8 DNB Asset Management AS 1.58% 4,326,782 4 Jan 2018 Oslo  Norway
9 KLP Forsikring 1.45% 3,957,743 31 Jan 2018 Oslo  Norway
10 Allianz Global Investors GmbH 1.34% 3,657,220 31 Jan 2018 Frankfurt  Germany
11 ODIN Forvaltning AS 1.31% 3,579,822 14 Dec 2017 Oslo  Norway
12 Polaris Capital Management, LLC 1.30% 3,555,457 31 Dec 2017 Boston  United States
13 Alfred Berg Kapitalforvaltning AS 1.19% 3,238,127 31 Jan 2018 Oslo  Norway
14 Ruffer LLP 1.11% 3,022,946 30 Nov 2017 London  United Kingdom
15 Florida State Board of Administration 1.09% 2,980,369 31 Mar 2017 Tallahassee  United States
16 Northern Trust Investments, Inc. 0.89% 2,431,938 31 Jan 2018 Chicago  United States
17 Handelsbanken Asset Management 0.86% 2,358,168 31 Jan 2018 Stockholm  Sweden
18 California Public Employees' Retirement System 0.83% 2,267,919 30 Jun 2016 Sacramento  United States
19 Capfi Delen Asset Management 0.81% 2,208,622 31 Oct 2017 Hasselt  Belgium
20 T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. 0.78% 2,132,782 31 Jan 2018 Baltimore  United States

 

Primary insider shareholders:

Shareholders Number of shares
Corporate management:
Svein Tore Holsether 23,083
Tove Andersen 4,334
Yves Bonte 13,985
Lair Hanzen 10,963
Terje Knutsen 5,615
Pablo Barrera Lopez 159
Kristine Ryssdal 2,522
Terje M. Tollefsen 6,034
Lene Trollnes (and Board Secretary) 7,174
Petter Østbø 7,394
The Board:
Leif Teksum (chair) 3,000
Maria Moræus Hanssen (vice chair) 500
Hilde Bakken 800
Geir Isaksen 84
John Thuestad 1,200
Kjersti Aass 102
Rune Bratteberg 241
Geir O. Sundbø 213
Deputy Board members:
Kari Nøstberg 362
Per Rosenberg 360
Inge Stabæk 398
Toril Svendsen 0
Vidar Viskjer 241
Auditor:  
Aase Aamdal Lundgaard, Deloitte 0
Senior employees:  
Thor Giæver (SVP Investor Relations) 3,945
Nina Kleiv (Investor Relations Director) 3,481
Lars Røsæg (VP Partner Operations) 40
Steinar Skar (Chief Audit Executive) 3,297
Esben Tuman (VP Communications) 1,192
Ezekiel Ward (Chief Compliance Officer) 1,596