Preliminary timetable

The distribution of shares in MPI and the first day of trading of MPI as a separate company is expected to be in April 2019. The following events are expected to take place during first half 2019:

  • Publication of Announcement of Extraordinary General Meeting in Schibsted ASA
  • Publication of Information brochure
  • Extraordinary General Meeting in Schibsted ASA
  • Publication of MPI listing prospectus
  • Distribution of MPI Shares
  • First day of trading of MPI

Key facts

Schibsted GroupSchibsted ASA (ex. consolidation of MPI)MPI
Revenue (mNOK)16,94312,6974,811
EBITDA (mNOK)2,6062,4251,060
Number of countries with operations22617
Number of employees8,0705,2382,832

Note: Revenue and EBITDA of MPI is calculated by reducing the reported amounts of the current Marketplaces operating segment by revenues and EBITDA of marketplaces operations in Norway, Sweden and Finland. Revenue and EBITDA of Schibsted ex MPI is calculated by increasing the total of reported amounts of the current Publishing and Growth operating segments by the same amounts. No adjustments related to Other/Headquarters are reflected, and the difference between the sum of the two entities and Schibsted Group is related to Other/Headquarters. No adjustments are made to reflect potential effects on reported revenues from changes to intragroup sales being eliminated within or between operating segments.