SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge:  Moody's Investor service upgrades rating on SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge to A1 from A2

As a result of changes in the rating methodology for banks Moody Investor Service has published and confirmed several new rating changes for norwegian banks.

Moody's Investor Service upgrades their deposit at senior unsecured rating on SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge to "A1 stable" from "A2 ratings under review".

Tromso 12th May 2015

Contact person at SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge:
CFO Rolf Eigil Bygdnes tel +47 905 19 774

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)

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SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge is a leading provider of financial products and services in North-Norway. In addition to loans, deposits and payment transmission services, this also comprises most other savings products, as well as life- and non-life insurance products. Services and products are made available either by the bank and its subsidiaries, or through SpareBank 1 Gruppen AS's product companies.