Statoil ASA - notifiable trading

STAVANGER, Norway, Feb. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following primary insider in Statoil ASA (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO) has purchased shares* in Statoil ASA:

Catherine Hughes, board member of Statoil ASA, has on 25 February 2015 purchased 5,000 shares* in Statoil ASA at a price of USD 19.00 per share* and will after the purchase hold 8,850 shares* in Statoil ASA.

*American Depositary Receipts (ADR)

This 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