Oslo Børs is owned by Oslo Børs VPS Holding ASA. The business concept of Oslo Børs is to offer marketplaces which, with the assistance of the distribution apparatus of investment firms, bring investors and issuers together in an efficient and fair manner. The overall objective of Oslo Børs is to contribute to value creation by its customers and create a return to the shareholders in Oslo Børs VPS Holding ASA by maintaining a highly liquid securities market. The Bond Index Weights product includes information sufficient to calculate the Oslo Børs official bond indexes.
Oslo Børs calculates five bond indices, all of which are ST yield indices, e.g. ST1X – Government Bond Index, ST2X – 0.50 years, ST3X – 1.00 years, ST4X – 3.00 years, ST5X – 5.00 years. The aim of the government bond indices is to represent a reference for portfolios at each point of the term structure. Accordingly, the indexes are not meant to be an investment object.