As part of the SpareBank 1 SMN’s efforts to increase efficiency, simplify operations and reduce costs, SpareBank 1 SMN consider it sufficient to use one rating agency going forward. SpareBank 1 SMN has therefore requested for withdrawal of the ratings by Fitch Ratings. Please see attached press release from Fitch confirming SpareBank 1 SMN’s ratings.
Executive Director, Risk Management Ola Neråsen on +47 918 09 722
Executive Director, Finance, Kjell Fordal on +47 905 41 672