Press releases - Norges Bankhttps://www.norges-bank.no/en/rss-feeds/Press-releases---Norges-Bank/enhttps://www.norges-bank.no/en/news-events/news-publications/Press-releases/2019/2019-05-23-press-release/Thu, 23 May 2019 08:00:00 GMT9a535e1f-44b3-4993-98fe-26467dc34d82Improvements needed in the financial infrastructure"The payment system in Norway has long featured standardised and cost-efficient solutions. To keep the payment system operating efficiently, improvements are needed", says Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen.https://www.norges-bank.no/en/news-events/news-publications/Press-releases/2019/2019-05-09-press-release/Thu, 09 May 2019 08:00:00 GMT4fb44e2a-5ac2-44d6-abc5-5e90d859cdd3Policy rate unchanged at 1.0 percentNorges Bank's Executive Board has decided to keep the policy rate unchanged at 1.0 percent.https://www.norges-bank.no/en/news-events/news-publications/Press-releases/2019/2019-05-03-spu/Fri, 03 May 2019 08:00:00 GMTb3b69852-4f6a-4cba-aa03-32f2ec08f4f3Government Pension Fund Global: Strongest quarter everThe Government Pension Fund Global returned 9.1 percent, or 738 billion kroner, in the first quarter of 2019.https://www.norges-bank.no/en/news-events/news-publications/Press-releases/2019/2019-04-30-press-release/Tue, 30 Apr 2019 08:00:00 GMT2b25f59c-23a2-4d86-8b7b-f2a1cb589855Norges Bank’s foreign exchange transactions in May 2019Norges Bank will sell foreign exchange on behalf of the government equivalent to NOK 600 million per day in May 2019.https://www.norges-bank.no/en/news-events/news-publications/Press-releases/2019/2019-04-10-press-release/Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:00:00 GMT6d4f676f-f8d1-4d58-b61b-f9a7bfa6733cCommemorative coin to mark the 150th anniversary of Gustav Vigeland’s birthToday, Norges Bank is issuing a special edition 20-krone circulation coin to commemorate the sesquicentenary of Gustav Vigeland's birth.