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The Fund's Market value

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We work to safeguard and build
financial wealth for future generations

We invest in 8,000 companies in 82 countrIes

The fund's history

The Norwegian people
own the fund

The fund's history

Global investments

45%

Europe

 

35%

North America

16.5%

Asia and Oceania

3.5%

rest of the world

Investments

Investment strategy

60%Equities

35%

Fixed income

5%

Real estate

Investment strategy

Responsible investment

Focus areas

  • Equal treatment of shareholders
  • Shareholder influence and board accountability
  • Well-functioning, legitimate and efficient markets
  • Children's rights
  • Climate change risk management
  • Water management
Responsible investments

The Fund's returns

5.7%


Annual return

The fund generated an annual return of 5.7 percent from the establishment of Norges Bank Investment Management in 1998 to the end of 2013. After management costs and inflation, the return was 3.6 percent. The return in dollars was 6.7 percent.

Returns