Pareto is a leading, independent operator in the Nordic market for financial services. The companies of the Pareto group are located in 16 different cities in ten countries. The group offers a wide range of services. See company chart below or read more here.

Pareto Securities

Pareto Securities is an independent full service securities firm with a leading position in the Nordic capital markets and a strong international presence within the energy sectors. Pareto Securities is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with more than 400 employees located in ten countries.

Pareto Shipbrokers

From its base in southern Norway, Pareto Shipbrokers has developed into a competitive shipbroker serving shipowners, operators and charterers the world over. Pareto Shipbrokers offers brokerage services in two major markets: offshore and tanker.

Pareto Offshore

Subsidiary of Pareto Securities. A leading broker of offshore rigs and provider of advisory services to the global drilling industry. The firm also undertakes valuations and market updates.

Pareto Dry Cargo

Shipbrokers with a sound position in dry bulk chartering, with a particular focus on Supramax, Handymax and Handysize tonnage. Project and advisory services are also available.

P. F. Bassøe

Ship brokerage which primarily concentrates on tanker chartering. The company also undertakes project-oriented work on long-term charter parties and affreightment contracts, and custom-tailors solutions to its clients.

Pareto Asset Management

Independent asset manager offering equity funds, hybrid funds, fixed income funds and discretionary portfolio management. Its investment style is fundamental and research-based with a distinctive focus on individual companies. This has resulted in strong returns relative to the funds' benchmark indexes.

Pareto Asset Management AB

Pareto Asset Management AB is an independent and active asset manager specializing in the area of Swedish equities and fixed income. The company aims to provide good risk-adjusted returns.

Pareto Wealth Management

Investment counselling and wealth management, primarily within a private banking framework. The company offers selected investment products from quality providers. In addition, it facilitates investment products and system solutions for independent financial advisers.

Pareto Business Management

Norway’s leading financial service and support partner within the areas of real estate, shipping & offshore. Provides professional asset management and business management services and has administrative responsibility for investment companies.

Pareto Alternative Investments

Pareto Alternative Investments AS manages a broad range of direct investment funds within real estate, shipping and offshore.

Pareto Bank

Specialist bank for financing projects and investments within real estate, securities, shipping & offshore for major private clients and their companies. Diverse ownership, with Pareto (15 percent) as the largest shareholder.

Pareto Forsikringsmegling

An independent advisor and insurance broker offering bespoke non-life, life and pension insurance solutions and general insurance advice.

  • Securities broking/
    capital raising/
    project financing
    • Pareto Securities
  • Ship/
    offshore broking
    • Pareto Shipbrokers
    • Pareto Offshore
    • Pareto Dry Cargo
    • P. F. Bassøe
  • Asset management/
    wealth management
    • Pareto Asset Management
    • Pareto Asset Management AB
    • Pareto Wealth Management
    • Pareto Business Management
    • Pareto Alternative Investments
  • Banking and Insurance
    • Pareto Bank
    • Pareto Forsikringsmegling
  • Pareto is present in ten countries

    Click on the different countries for more information




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  • Join Pareto

    The Pareto group is committed to continuous development and improve­ment, and we regularly hire new employees. For us it is crucial to obtain the right people.

    The companies of the Pareto group are characterized by flat, flexible and dynamic organisational structures that offer developing and challenging career opportunities. Our employees are competent, knowledgeable, dedicated and creative, and our efforts are valued highly by an extensive community of investors both in Norway and internationally. At the same time we make an important contribution to the development and expansion of Norwegian business and industry through advising on and financing of new projects and businesses.

    The group's companies are responsible for their own recruitment. You can read more about each company here, and at the bottom of this page we have gathered relevant ads for vacant positions.

    Do you want to be a part of our team?

    Your application should include:

    • Application letter (500 words max)
    • Curriculum Vitae (including contact information)
    • Grade transcripts (high school and university)
    • Letters of recommendation and referees (if applicable)

    What we look for:

    • High ethical standards
    • Excellent academic results
    • Analytical skills
    • Self-determination
    • Good communication skills in both Norwegian and English

    In addition we seek employees with drive, enthusiasm and a genuine interest in the business of the company.

    Vacant positions

    Our employees are compentent, knowledgeable, dedicated and creative, and our efforts are valued highly by an extensive community of investors both in Norway and internationally.

  • This is the Pareto group

    Pareto is a leading, independent operator in the Nordic market for financial services.
    The company has offices in Oslo, Stavanger, Trondheim, Kristiansand, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, London, Frankfurt, Zürich, Singapore, Perth, New York and Houston. Pareto was founded in late 1985 and since that time has grown into a corporate group offering a wide array of products. The group has 1022 employees and shareholders’ equity of some NOK 5.2 billion. 

    Business sectors

    Through its subsidiaries, Pareto offers a wide range of services within the broking of shares, bonds and partnership interests, the management of issues of equity and debt capital instruments, and direct investments. The group also provides project funding, business management services, valuations, refinancing, financial advisory services, real estate, commercial property and insurance brokerage, investment advisory services, investment management and asset management. Furthermore, Pareto is involved in chartering and buying and selling tanker and dry bulk tonnage and drilling rigs through its ship brokerage business, as well as providing techni­cal management services for vessels. In certain areas, the group works closely with Pareto Bank, in which Pareto is the largest shareholder.

    Diversity and a strong local presence

    The broad scope of Pareto’s product range has provided the foundations for the group to grow and prosper and has given our clients a balanced and diversified product portfolio offering sound, long­term returns. Pareto’s long­standing engagement with local markets and companies has equipped us with experi­ence and skills, enabling us to treat each client individually and to safeguard and promote our clients’ interests in the best way possible.

    Pareto prioritises organic growth and the development of in­-house competence. Acquisitions, mergers and collaborations are continuously under consideration, with the aim of complement­ing and developing the company still further.

    Pareto’s aims and strategies

    Pareto’s goal is to be the preferred Nordic supplier of financial services, based on a thorough and detailed knowledge of social conditions, industries and individual companies. Our aim is to create sound financial solutions for business and industry and to secure high returns for our clients. Pareto’s strategy is based on maintaining our focus, in­depth knowledge, experience and long­-term client relationships.

    We are committed to continuous development and improve­ment. We invest our knowledge and financial resources for the long haul. We demand responsibility, integrity and a high ethical standard of our employees. Pareto is an independent operator and our aim is that our approach should always be innovative, creative and different.

    Read more in our annual reports.

  • Annual reports and statement according to the Transparency Act