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Shareholders

As of 30 September 2014, 55% of Orkla’s share capital held by institutional investors were held by foreign investors.  

The largest foreign shareholdings are in the USA with 31% and in UK with 12%. The shareholder list below is based on the Norwegian Central Securities Depository’s share register.

Identification of shareholders registered on nominee accounts is carried through every quarter, and may be read here: Latest shareholder analysis (PDF).

The 20 largest shareholders as of 28 November 2014:
# Shareholder Account
type
# of shares Ownership
1 CANICA AS   193,292,000 18.97 %
2 CLEARSTREAM BANKING S.A. NOM 64,861,225 6.37 %
3 FOLKETRYGDFONDET   62,610,630 6.14 %
4 TVIST 5 AS   50,050,000 4.91 %
5 STATE STREET BANK & TRUST COMPANY NOM 48,237,750 4.73 %
6 BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON NOM 35,804,612 3.51 %
7 STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST CO. NOM 25,435,295 2.50 %
8 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON SA/NV NOM 21,760,441 2.14 %
9 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON NOM 17,170,416 1.69 %
10 STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST CO. NOM 15,341,246 1.51 %
11 GOLDMAN SACHS & CO EQUITY SEGREGAT NOM 13,981,972 1.37 %
12 STATE STREET BANK & TRUST COMPANY NOM 13,796,496 1.35 %
13 STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST CO NOM 13,608,999 1.34 %
14 THE NORTHERN TRUST CO. NOM 12,675,838 1.24 %
15 STATE STREET BANK & TRUST CO. NOM 10,682,254 1.05 %
16 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON NOM 9,528,673 0.94 %
17 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON SA/NV NOM 9,007,314 0.88 %
18 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON SA/NVT NOM 7,534,854 0.74 %
19 THE NORTHERN TRUST CO. NOM 7,513,740 0.74 %
20 KLP AKSJE NORGE INDEKS VPF   7,462,786 0.73 %

Source

Norwegian Central Securities Deopsitory (VPS)            

Total number of Orkla shares: 1,018,930,970
Nom=Nominee account (client account).

Shares owned by Orkla carry no votes.

Stein Erik Hagen and his close associates appear as CANICA in the table and consists of the following companies: Canica AS, Tvist 5 AS, Canica Investor AS and Stein Erik Hagen AS.

Figures per 31 December 2013
As of 31 December 2013 Orkla had 41,307 shareholders.
Total number of Orkla shares: 1,018,930,970
Number of outstanding shares: 1,012,959,737

Number of shares Number of shareholders % of capital
1 - 500 17,041 0.3 %
501 - 5,000 19,842 3.4 %
5,001 - 50,000 3,802 4.8 %
50,001 - 500,000 470 7.0 %
500.001 - 2,500,000 97 10.4 %
over 2,500,000 55 74.0 %