Who decides what

The Parliament (Stortinget)

Has laid down the formal framework for the fund in the Government Pension Fund Act.

Ministry of Finance

Has overall responsibility for the fund and issues guidelines for its management.

Norges Bank

Is responsible for managing the fund. The Executive Board has delegated the operational management of the fund to Norges Bank Investment Management.

Norges Bank Investment Management

Manages the fund with the mission of safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations.

About Norges Bank Investment Management

We are responsible for the operational management of the oil fund. Our objective is the highest possible return on the fund. We aim to achieve this in a safe, efficient, responsible and transparent manner, and within government guidelines. The fund is invested worldwide and so we are an international organisation with a global outlook.

Our offices

We have offices in Oslo, London, New York, Singapore and Shanghai. Our global presence brings us closer to the markets we invest in and ensures stronger links with partners in different parts of the world.

  • Oslo

    Head office
    Norges Bank Investment Management
    Bankplassen 2
    P.O. Box 1179 Sentrum
    NO-0107 Oslo, Norway

    Tel: +47 24 07 30 00
    Fax: +47 24 07 30 01
    E-mail: [email protected]

  • London

    Norges Bank Investment Management
    London office
    Queensberry House
    3 Old Burlington Street,
    London W1S 3AE

    Phone:  +44 20 7534 9000
    Fax:  +44 20 7534 9010
    Email: [email protected]

  • New York
    New York

    Norges Bank Investment Management
    New York office
    505 Fifth Avenue,
    20th Floor
    New York, NY 10017

    Phone:  +1 917 542 8500
    Fax:  +1 917 542 8595
    Email: [email protected]

  • Singapore

    Norges Bank Investment Management
    Singapore office
    One Raffles Quay
    #27-01 North Tower
    Singapore 048583

    Phone: +65 6571 6000
    Fax: +65 6571 6001
    Email: [email protected]

  • Shanghai

    Norges Bank Investment Management
    Shanghai office
    Azia Center,
    Suite 3001, 30th floor,
    1233 Lujiazui Ring Road,
    Shanghai, PRC 200120

    Phone: +86 21 6109 7900
    Fax: +86 21 6109 7999
    Email: [email protected]

We also have real estate offices in Tokyo and Luxembourg.

Career opportunities

At Norges Bank Investment Management, you will be working for one of the largest funds in the world. Managing the fund is an important and complex task that requires an international investment organisation with high standards when it comes to operations, governance, compliance, transparency and accountability. We offer exciting challenges in a wide range of disciplines.

Contact us

Questions about individual investments or assessments of future market developments may be market sensitive and therefore cannot normally be discussed by Norges Bank Investment Management.

Press contacts

To the press office: [email protected]


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    2Q 2019 report

    Publication and press conference on the fund's 1Q 2019 results.