Investment Banking

Our Investment Banking Division provides unrivalled industry knowledge and demonstrated transaction execution expertise.

Our Investment Banking Division offers advisory and transaction services to public and private shipping, offshore and energy companies in all phases of growth and transition. The team has extensive experience from both domestic and international Equity and Debt Capital Market (ECM / DCM) transactions, M&A, as well as Restructurings and Recapitalizations.

Our maritime expertise gives us a deep understanding of our clients’ businesses and the industry dynamics in which they operate, allowing us to structure innovative solutions which enables our clients to execute on their corporate strategies as well as to capitalize on market opportunities. This expertise combined with the firm’s global placing power and research capabilities secures successful execution of capital market transactions for our clients.

Our investment banking team has cemented its strong position through a number of landmark capital market transactions in recent years

– Rikard Vabo | Head of Investment Banking

Our sector based research team provide the firm’s sales force and institutional clients with a steady stream of research products and actionable investment ideas. The department focuses strongly on offering a global research product with creative and innovative approaches that give our clients added value in their decision-making processes. Our analysts look at economic, market, industry and company data to enhance the performance of our clients’ global portfolios, and to help companies set their strategic direction.

The Research Division works closely with our sister companies in the Astrup Fearnley Group. This provides an unprecedented access to industrial intelligence, networks, market data, insight and knowledge. Our research product is truly global.

Our team of internationally ranked analysts provide a steady stream of value added research products and actionable investment ideas

– Head of Research


Our Research Division maintain coverage on approximately one hundred publicly listed maritime, energy and renewables companies across Europe, North America and Asia.


Our Sales Division brings years of experience, global placing power and industry-recognized expertise to our institutional clients.

Our sales team brings years of experience and industry-recognized expertise to our institutional clients. Our sales brokers average 15+ years of relevant experience. Coupled with a high degree of sector focus provide a comprehensive and unrivalled knowledge base. We put great emphasis on research-based broking, execution accuracy, consistency of service, discretion and independent thinking.

Deep relationships with institutional investors across the globe coupled with open access to the global network of the Astrup Fearnley Group, translates into a strong global placing power that ensures optimal transaction execution.

Our highly specialized sales team deliver strong placing power on the back of long standing relationships with key institutional investors

Joachim Rasmussen | Head of Equity & Fixed Income Sales

An important part of our product offering is connecting investors and companies. Our Corporate Access Division represents an experienced team of professionals dedicated to supporting corporate clients in their investor outreach strategy and execution. We provide a variety of forums and events throughout the year that enable institutional clients to further their knowledge of key companies and market trends through a combination of sector focused conferences, site visits and facility tours, and deal- and non-deal roadshows.

Our skilled team of corporate access professionals provides investor intelligence, logistical support and guidance throughout the event to ensure successful execution and effective marketing.

Our corporate access team has over the past few years hosted hundreds of roadshows and investor conferences worldwide

Eirik Borge | Corporate Access


Our Corporate Access Division is dedicated to supporting corporate clients in their investor outreach strategy and execution.


Our Operations Division includes functional areas such as Legal & Compliance, Risk Management, Middle Office, Finance, ICT, HR and Office Administration.

Operations is at the core of Fearnley Securities. It’s Operations that enables business to flow. Our Operations Division comprises critical functional areas such as Legal & Compliance, Risk Management, Middle Office, Finance, ICT, Human Resources and Office Administration.

The Division ensures regulatory compliance and best practice corporate governance in every part of the firm’s business processes and activities.

World Class Maritime Research

From our top rated and internationally recognized research analysts.