SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA (SRBANK); Fitch changes rating outlook to Negative from Stable

Fitch affirms SpareBank 1 SR-Bank's ‘A-’ Long-Term IDR and ‘a-’ VR and revises the Outlook to Negative from Stable since the agency believes the coronavirus outbreak has modest immediate impact on the bank's ratings.

Fitch has downgraded SpareBank 1 SR-Bank's Tier 2 debt by one notch to 'BBB' due to a methodological change.

For more information please contact 

Head of treasury, Dag Hjelle, telephone +47 90950088

Stavanger, March 31 2020

This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.