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The Swedish branch of JOOL Markets AS is approved and operations started on the 25th of October

Press Release   •   Oct 26, 2016 16:07 CEST

The Swedish branch of JOOL Markets AS commenced operations on the 25th of October 2016. The full name of the branch is JOOL Markets AS, Filial Sverige and twelve employees will initially be working from the branch office in Gothenburg. The branch is a licensed investment firm (approved by the Norwegian FSA and the Swedish FSA) and will provide the following services:

  • Placing of financial instruments without a firm commitment basis
  • Advice to undertakings on capital structure, industrial strategy and related matters and advice and services relating to mergers and the purchase of undertakings
  • Reception and transmission, on behalf of clients, of orders in relation to financial instruments
  • Execution of order on behalf of clients
  • Investment advice

JOOL Markets AS is located in Oslo (headquarter), Bergen (branch office) and Gothenburg (branch office) and has 27 employees in total. JOOL Markets AS is licensed by the Norwegian FSA and has cross boarder licenses to Germany, Denmark and Finland.

Thorvald H. Steen, Managing Director of JOOL Markets AS comments: “I am very excited about the opening of JOOL Markets’ Gothenburg branch, which will strengthen our organization substantially and further develop our presence in the Nordic region.”

For more information about JOOL Markets, please visit our website:

For more information about our licenses, please visit:

The Norwegian FSA:

The Swedish FSA: 

JOOL is a market leader in the Scandinavian SEK 30-200 m corporate bond segment. JOOL´s focus is corporate bonds, distributed globally through our own organization and our 150 partners worldwide. Headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden, we also have a presence in Stockholm, Oslo, Bergen, Singapore and Abu Dhabi. Since 2012, JOOL has placed more than SEK 5 billion and has contributed to the market listing of numerous bonds. Through JOOL Markets AS, JOOL is authorized to act as an investment firm in Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Germany.