Oslo Børs

Exchange entity Oslo Børs
Conducts business in Norway
Number of listed companies (dec./16, WFE) 214
Domestic market capitalization (in Millions USD, dec./16, WFE) 234,102
Has signed the SSE Commitment Letter? Yes
Has prepared SSE Communication to Stakeholders? No
Requires ESG reporting as a listing rule? No
Offers written guidance on ESG reporting? Yes
Offers ESG related training? No
Provides sustainability-related indices? No
Lists green bonds? Yes
Additional Information
Organizational model of stock exchange
  • Demutualised for profit; demutualized in 2001
Regulatory bodies
Regulatory model
  • Limited Exchange Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO) Model The primary regulatory body for security exchanges in Norway is the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway. The Oslo Børs exchange operates under the rules and regulations set by this organisation, and it appears to possess very basic self-regulatory authority abilities.
About the stock exchange
  • Location: Oslo, Norway Oslo Børs VPS Holding ASA owns Oslo Børs ASA, Verdipapirsentralen ASA and Oslo Market Solutions AS. The Oslo Børs VPS group offers coordinated and attractive marketplaces for listing and trade in securities, registration of ownership and settlement of securities in Norway, market data and on-line solutions. Oslo Børs VPS Holding is the result of a merger between Oslo Børs Holding and VPS Holding that took place in November 2007. Source
Ownership of Exchange (Shares >4% only) Share
COslo Bors VPS Holding ASA 100.00%