Schibsted

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Schibsted ASA
Allmennaksjeselskap
Traded as OSE: SCHB
ISIN NO0003028904  OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
Industry E-commerce, media
Founded1839
Headquarters Oslo, Norway
Area served
Nordic countries
Key people
Kristin Skogen Lund (President and CEO)
Products Verdens Gang
Aftenposten
Aftonbladet
Svenska Dagbladet
Leboncoin
Finn.no
Revenue NOK 19,075 billion (2019) [1]
NOK 3.9 billion (2019) [1]
Number of employees
5,006 (end 2019) [1]
Divisions Nordic Marketplaces
News Media
Financial Services
Subsidiaries Adevinta (59.3%)
Website schibsted.com

Schibsted ASA is a multinational media and internet group headquartered in Oslo, Norway. Its principal operations are in internet communication, entertainment, gaming and e-commerce. It was founded in 1839, in Oslo, by Christian Schibsted. As of 31 December 2019, Schibsted had 5,006 employees. The Group's turnover in 2019 totalled NOK 19.075 billion.

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Announced in April 2019, Schibsted is listing its internet marketplace assets on the Oslo Stock Exchange as Adevinta (OSE : ADE). [2]

Operations

Schibsted owns several media firms based in the Nordic Countries like Verdens Gang , Aftenposten , Aftonbladet, Svenska Dagbladet and Finn.no and through its Adevinta subsidiary around 36 marketplaces in 16 countries.

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References

  1. 1 2 3 "Annual Report 2019". Schibsted. Retrieved 15 April 2020.
  2. Adevinta completes more than $6 billion IPO, Norway's largest in 13 years, Reuters, April 9, 2019, retrieved April 15, 2020