Swedbank has a leading position within High Yield and is ranked top-three in the High Yield Corporate Space in both Norway and Sweden.
Swedbank Securities US, LLC in New York works closely with the Bank’s Energy and Shipping headquarters in Oslo. With a top-ranked Research department, our Oslo-based analysts provide exclusive insight and focus for institutional investors in North America.

Our two main focus areas are:

The Norwegian High Yield Market

The Norwegian High Yield Market has grown to become one of the largest High Yield markets in the world, driven by the Energy and Shipping sector which represents around 70% of the total volume.
Swedbank has been top three in terms of issued volume for the past few years and enjoys a leading position in the secondary market, backed by available trading lines for most high yield issuers in the Norwegian space. The High Yield team works closely with the team in New York on both new issues and secondary trading.

US-listed Energy & Shipping High Yield bonds

Swedbank New York also has a presence in the secondary market in outstanding 144a bonds in the U.S.

Our analysts in Norway offer high quality and global coverage of companies within the core sectors of the Offshore Oil & Gas and Shipping space. Backed by our research team, we offer highly specialized global insight within our core sectors. We strive to be the preferred speaking partner when it comes to industry knowledge and advisory.