STAVANGER, Norway, April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The shares purchased by DNB on behalf of Statoil ASA (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) on 15 April 2014 for use in the group's share saving plan have on 16 April 2014 been distributed to the employees in accordance with their savings amount.
Following this, the share saving plan has 8,099,084 shares.
As participants in the share saving plan, the primary insiders below have been allocated shares at an average price of NOK 162.
|Name|| Allocated |
| New share |
|Bacher, Lars Christian||361||19,590|
|Bjørn, Benedikte Bettina||52||1,285|
|Di Valerio, Ingrid Elisabeth||93||2,055|
|Hovden, Magne Andre||216||7,738|
|Klouman, Hans Henrik||342||16,781|
|Knight, John Nicholas||581||60,317|
|Nafstad, Hilde Merete||159||5,445|
The above information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
CONTACT: Hilde Merete Nafstad, SVP Investor Relations, mbl +47 95783911 Morten Sven Johannessen, VP Investor Relations USA, mbl +1 203 570 2524Source:Statoil