Information and communication

The Board of Directors has incorporated guidelines for the Company’s reporting of financial and other information based on openness, and taking into account the requirements for equal treatment of all participants in the securities market.

In order to ensure equal treatment of its shareholders, an important objective for the Company is to make sure that the securities market is in possession of correct, clear and timely information about the Company’s operations and condition at all times. This is essential for an efficient pricing of the Company’s shares and for the market’s confidence in the Company.

Initiatives taken to meet this equal treatment objective include timely and comprehensive reporting of the Company’s interim results and publication of the annual and quarterly financial reports. In addition, information of significance for assessing the Company’s underlying value and prospects is reported through Oslo Børs and are made available at the corporate website in addition to being distributed to email-subscribers. Further details, such as contact details and general updates and news about the Company, are available at the Company’s website.

The Company also encourages coverage by securities analysts. The Company’s CFO is responsible for Investor Relations and the Company seeks to provide relevant and updated information to its shareholders, Oslo Børs, analysts and investors in general. The Company seeks to clearly communicate its long-term potential, including its strategy, value drivers and risk factors.

The Company shall maintain an open and proactive investor relations policy and shall give presentations regularly in connection with interim financial reports. The Company’s financial calendar is available at the Company’s website. Updated shareholder information is published at the website in addition to being sent directly to email-subscribers.