All-commodities -14% , livestock +10% [best], petroleum -40% [worst] Pg M34, M40: A good week in Europe [ Norway +6.33% , Denmark +0.69% ] and a down week in Asia [Australia +2.22% , HK -1.86% ]. The equity CEF index
* Dag Dvergsten converts 9.5 million Norwegian crowns ($1.29 million) of its convertible loan into shares in Cellcura at a subscription price of 0.20 crown per share
the rating agency) LONDON, December 19 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has published a peer review of the Major Sparebanken of the Norwegian SpareBank 1 Alliance (Alliance). SpareBank 1 SR-Bank's (SR), SpareBank 1 SMN's (SMN) and SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge's
OSLO, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Norway 's DNB bank, one of the lenders most exposed to the energy sector, has tested its loan book against big oil price falls and expects losses to remain below their usual levels next year, it said on Friday.
OSLO, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Norwegian insurance firm Storebrand signed a new five-year, 240 million multicurrency revolving credit facility on Friday, replacing an existing 240 million facility signed in 2012.
OSLO, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Norway 's DNB bank one of the most exposed lenders to the oil and gas sector, said on Friday that its lending portfolio is healthy and well tested against big oil price movements.
* Signed a contract with Polish Ministry of National Defence for an Naval Strike Missile Coastal Defence System valued at 1.3 billion Norwegian crowns ($176.04 million)
* Design and communication firm Colours has 27 employees and is expected to report sales of NOK 40 million in 2014.
* Says transaction is based on a property value of 72 million Norwegian crowns ($9.73 million), which is 47 pct above current book values
OSLO, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Norway will keep the countercyclical capital buffer requirement for banks unchanged at one percent from June 30, 2015, in line with the central bank's recommendation, the Finance Ministry said on Friday.