Press & News


Strengthening our public policy efforts in Sweden

Schibsted’s public policy department is being enhanced with the addition of specialist Anna Sööder. “The digital market will be subject to extensive regulation by the EU and Schibsted wants to contribute to the discussion on a functioning regulatory framework for digital services also in Sweden,” says Petra Wikström, Director of

VG provides corona symptom test in nine languages

With almost 1 million page views, VG’s Corona symptom test has become a success and a project illustrating how to reach new audiences. In VG, one of the absolute most important rules is to be first. So when the VG staff themselves started wondering whether they were infected by the

Schibsted Q1 2020 reporting

Schibsted will release its Q1 2020 results on 06 May 2020. Program for the day, 06 May 2020: 07:00 CET: Quarterly report, presentation material, financials and analytical information. 09:00 CET: As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Q1 2020 presentation will be held as a webcast only. Consequently, it

Schibsted invests in Mindler to increase access to mental health care across Europe

The latest in a row of health tech startups that Schibsted has invested in recently. Mindler, Sweden’s largest digital service for mental health, has raised 85 MSEK to meet the increasing demand of psychology services and accelerate its international growth. Schibsted is one of the investors in the latest round.

Users on Blocket and Finn are helping the community

With lots of people in the Corona risk groups being isolated in their homes, help is needed. On the Schibsted marketplaces Finn and Blocket they can ask for assistance and people who want to help out can post an ad and offer support. ”Hi our names are Pernilla and Martin,

Schibsted´s annual report 2019 has been released

Building on the value of data and sustainability “If I were to summarize 2019 in two words, they would be ‘data’ and ‘sustainability’. That is good news for Schibsted, as both data and sustainability are core building blocks of our business model,” says Schibsted CEO Kristin Skogen Lund. The value

Helping kids understand the Corona crises

In the middle of a pandemic, the need for information is unlimited. We are all surrounded by an enormous flow of information, rumours and unanswered questions – not least our kids. Two of Schibsted’s newspapers – Aftenposten in Norway and Svenska Dagbladet in Sweden are now opening up their special

Schibsted joins the European Tech Alliance from April 2020

Schibsted is pleased to announce that it has joined the European Tech Alliance. As a leading European digital company, Schibsted has the ambition to be an active and constructive voice in policy issues affecting its various digital markets. Petra Wikström, Director of Public Policy of Schibsted said: “As digital front-runners,

Lendo takes measures to keep up the plan for long-term growth

At the Capital Markets Day in March 2019, Schibsted announced the plan for Lendo to expand into new markets in Europe. Lendo has invested around NOK 100 million in EBITDA for its expansion to Austria, Denmark and Poland in 2019 and was planning for a similar level in 2020. However,

Annual accounts 2019 approved whilst proposal for 2019 dividend has been cancelled

The Board of Directors and management of Schibsted ASA are taking measures to respond to the uncertain situation created by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Board has, in full agreement with management, decided to cancel its previously announced proposal to pay a dividend for 2019 of NOK 2.00 per share.

Meet the Schibsted boomerangs!

They worked for Schibsted and then left. Now they are back for the second time. Here are 10 “Schibsted boomerangs” – and why they decided to return to Schibsted. 

New CEO in the international venture Lendo Group

Will lead the company’s international expansion Lendo, the leading fintech company that compares private and corporate loan offerings, is continuing to develop the international organization launched last fall. As part of this process, Roar Bjærum has been appointed CEO of Lendo Group – with the main task of further developing