FSA approval of proposed dividend

The Norwegian Financial Services Authority (FSA) has today approved Gjensidige Forsikring ASA’s application to pay regular dividends of NOK 3,550 million (NOK 7.10 per share) to its shareholders, based on the profit for the 2018 financial year, in accordance with the proposal from the Board.

The Board of Gjensidige Forsikring ASA will propose the dividend to the Annual General Meeting on 28 March 2019.

Contact persons:

Head of Investor Relations, Mitra Hagen Negård, Tel: +47 957 93 631

Head of Communication, Øystein Thoresen, Tel: +47 952 33 382

About Us

Gjensidige is one of the leading players in the Nordic general insurance market. The group offers general insurance products in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and the three Baltic countries. In addition the group offers online retail banking, pension and savings products and health care services in Norway. Gjensidige is one of Norway’s most well-known brands. Both the company logo and the Watchman have a high recognition factor. The roots of the general insurance operations can be traced back to the 1820s, while the Watchman has been an insurance trademark for more than 75 years. 2007 and 2008 saw the launch of the Watchman logo in the other countries where Gjensidige offers insurance products. The group’s health services has been branded Hjelp24.