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Conference call and Q&A related to Adevinta’s acquisition of eBay Classifieds Group

Please find below a link to the recording of Schibsted’s conference call and Q&A related to Adevinta’s acquisition of eBay Classifieds Group on 21 July 2020 at 11:30 CET. Schibsted conference call and Q&A replay/recording (Weblink) Presentation from conference call and Q&A (PDF) Management participants: CEO Kristin Skogen Lund CFO

Schibsted supports Adevinta’s acquisition of eBay Classifieds Group, and acquires eBay Classifieds in Denmark

Adevinta ASA today announced a definitive agreement with eBay Inc. to acquire 100 percent of eBay Classifieds Group (“eBay Classifieds”). Related to the transaction, Schibsted will acquire eBay Classifieds’ leading online classifieds businesses and in Denmark. Adevinta will acquire eBay Classifieds for a headline value of approximately USD

Comments on Schibsted’s Q2 results and news about Finland

See the video with Schibsted CEO, Kristin Skogen Lund and EVP Nordic Marketplaces & CEO, Christian Printzell Halvorsen.

Schibsted Results 2nd Quarter 2020

Today, Schibsted released its Q2 2020 results. Q2 2020 Documents and Links Q2 2020 Presentation Q2 2020 Financials and analytical info (MS Excel) Q2 2020 Report Q2 2020 Webcast recording (Link) Q2 2020 Q&A conference call recording (MP3) Comments from the CEO “Schibsted has been clearly affected by COVID-19 in

Schibsted acquires Sanoma’s online classifieds’ business Oikotie in Finland

Schibsted and Sanoma have reached an agreement where Schibsted acquires 100% of Oikotie, a Finnish multi-vertical online marketplace, from Sanoma. Schibsted has been the owner of for over a decade, and through the acquisition of Oikotie, Schibsted aims to expand its presence in the Finnish online marketplaces segment with

Schibsted joins forces with other Norwegian companies to teach kids how to code

Lær Kidsa Koding, a Norwegian organization that teaches kids how to code, launches the Code Bank (Kodebanken). The initiative is supported by several companies across different industries who hope even more companies will join. “Cisco, Homenet, Schibsted and Finn are together contributing to The Code Bank so that we can

Nordic CEOs to Prime Ministers: These are our sustainability commitments, and this is what we ask of you

The alliance of CEOs from leading Nordic businesses, including Schibsted, yesterday presented their principles, commitments and asks towards the Nordic Council of Ministers in their joint effort to accelerate sustainability action on climate and diversity. The Nordic CEOs for a Sustainable Future met virtually with Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Prime Minister of

Schibsted Q2 2020 reporting

Schibsted will release its Q2 2020 results on 17 July 2020. Program for the day, 17 July 2020: 07:00 CET: Quarterly report, presentation material, financials and analytical information. 09:00 CET: As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Q2 2020 presentation will be held as a webcast only. Consequently, it

Former Editor-in-Chief at Aftenposten and VG, Espen Egil Hansen, to leave Schibsted

Espen Egil Hansen (54) is leaving Schibsted as of 1 September. Following his role as Editor-in-Chief and CEO at Aftenposten, Hansen has been leading Schibsted’s strategy work within the digital media market, identifying new, global opportunities. Now, after more than 30 years in Schibsted, Hansen has decided to seek new

Get to know Norway’s most up-and-coming startups

The Corona crisis has not only brought challenges but also opportunities for a number of technology companies. Schibsted and StartupLab are now launching a campaign to help increase the visibility of several startups they believe to have an extra high growth potential. As an initiative to promote the Norwegian startup

Committed to diversity and equality

At Schibsted we are committed to being an equal, inclusive and open-minded workplace. “We are convinced that our success depends on diversity and equality. To fulfil our mission to empower people in their daily lives, we need a workforce that represents all the users we serve,” says Britt Nilsen, Head

Winners of the Schibsted Sales Awards 2020

The Schibsted Sales Awards 2020 kicked off to honor the very best sales teams, salespeople and sales managers in Schibsted last night. Due to COVID-19 the event had to be carried differently than planned, forcing the project team to think of new ways to honor our employees regardless of the