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Schibsted

Schibsted ASA
Allmennaksjeselskap
Traded asOSE: SCHB
ISINNO0003028904 Edit this on Wikidata
IndustryE-commerce, media
Founded1839
HeadquartersOslo, Norway
Area served
Nordic countries
Key people
Kristin Skogen Lund (President and CEO)
ProductsVerdens Gang
Aftenposten
Aftonbladet
Svenska Dagbladet
Leboncoin
Finn.no
RevenueNOK 19,075 billion (2019)[1]
NOK 3.9 billion (2019)[1]
Number of employees
5,006 (end 2019)[1]
DivisionsNordic Marketplaces
News Media
Financial Services
SubsidiariesAdevinta (59.3%)
Websiteschibsted.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.

Announced in April 2019, Schibsted is listing its internet marketplace assets on the Oslo Stock Exchange as Adevinta.[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.

References

  1. ^ a b c "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

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