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Shareholders

As of 31 December 2015, 54.5% of Orkla’s share capital was held by foreign investors (source: VPS).   

The largest foreign shareholdings are in the USA with 23.7% and in UK with 11.2% (source: VPS). The shareholder list below is based on the Norwegian Central Securities Depository’s share register.

The 20 largest shareholders as of 6 April 2016:

  Shareholder Account type # of shares Ownership
1 CANICA AS     193 292 000 18,97 %
2 FOLKETRYGDFONDET     80 151 293 7,87 %
3 TVIST 5 AS     50 050 000 4,91 %
4 STATE STREET BANK &  S/A SSB CLIENT OMNI NOM 40 183 805 3,94 %
5 CLEARSTREAM BANKING   NOM 27 921 379 2,74 %
6 BANK OF NEW YORK MEL  ADR DEPARTMENT NOM 25 269 211 2,48 %
7 STATE STREET BANK AN  A/C CLIENT OMNIBUS F NOM 24 393 285 2,39 %
8 STATE STREET BANK AN  A/C WEST NON-TREATY NOM 19 875 181 1,95 %
9 The Bank of New York  BNYM SA/NV - TREATY NOM 19 343 619 1,90 %
10 The Bank of New York  BNY MELLON NOM 14 497 238 1,42 %
11 Goldman Sachs & Co E  GOLDMAN SACHS & CO - NOM 13 703 957 1,34 %
12 SKANDINAVISKA ENSKIL  SKANDINAVISKA ENSKIL 13 137 950 1,29 %
13 STATE STREET BANK AN  A/C CLIENT OMNIBUS D NOM 11 327 870 1,11 %
14 STATE STREET BANK &  A/C CLIENT FUND NUMB NOM 10 164 025 1,00 %
15 STATE STREET BANK an  SSBTC A/C UK LO. BR. NOM 9 061 389 0,89 %
16 J.P. Morgan Chase Ba  A/C VANGUARD BBH LEN NOM 8 083 921 0,79 %
17 SOCIETE GENERALE COR 
INVESTMENT BANKING
8 000 000 0,79 %
18 INVESCO FUNDS  BNY MELLON (LUXEMBOURG)   7 668 373 0,75 %
19 KLP AKSJENORGE INDEK     7 619 179 0,75 %
20 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK,  S/A ESCROW ACCOUNT NOM 7 475 523 0,73 %
  Total number of shares   591 219 198 58,02 %

Total number of Orkla shares: 1,018,930,970

Source:
Norwegian Central Securities Deopsitory (VPS)            

Nom=Nominee account (client account).

Shares owned by Orkla carry no votes.

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

Stein Erik Hagen and his close associates appear as Canica AS Group 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 2015
As of 31 December 2015 Orkla had 38,853 shareholders.
Total number of Orkla shares: 1,018,930,970.
Number of outstanding shares: 1,017,990,670.

Number of shares Number of shareholders % of capital
1 - 500 16,615 0.3 %
501 - 5,000 18,282 3.0 %
5,001 - 50,000 3,319 4.1 %
50,001 - 500,000 608 28.4 %
500.001 - 2,500,000 23 22.3 %
over 2,500,000 6 41.8 %