We’re pleased to inform that Cbonds has improved the coverage of the Norwegian domestic bond market (http://cbonds.com/emissions/). In total, there are about 1,500 outstanding issues of the Norwegian domestic bonds on the website.
Now you can find the domestic bond issues of 300 Norwegian issuers. 95% of the issues are in the national currency – Norwegian Krones, 72% of which have floating coupon rate depending on the NIBOR three month interbank rate. There are also the issues denominated in U.S. Dollars, Euros, Swedish and Danish Krones, British Pounds.
Eika and SpareBank 1 banking groups can be called the most active issuers of the Norwegian debt market, combined total of more than 90 banks – the bond issuers, which account for more than 670 issues. Apart from the companies of financial sector that issued 69% of outstanding domestic bonds, there are issuers from energy, transport, construction sectors, food and chemical industries.
In addition, there are 83 outstanding Norwegian municipal bond issues including the bonds of the national capital Oslo (18 issues amounted to NOK 28.7 billion or USD 3.35 billion) and Trondheim, the country's third-largest city (13 issues amounted to NOK 6.2 billion or USD 715.9 million). There are also 12 outstanding issues of the Norway domestic government bonds with maturity in 2017-2027 in overall volume of NOK 501 billion (USD 55,3 billion).
As usual, you can find a bond calculator for all the issues, basic placement parameters, securities payment schedule. Norwegian domestic bond issue daily quotes of Oslo Stock Exchange (Oslo Bors) are available on Cbonds as well.
Please note that access to the website (http://cbonds.com/) is included into the Cbonds-Premium tariff. If you do not have an access to Global.Cbonds website, then you can take the opportunity and evaluate the advantages of the website by applying for trial access (http://cbonds.com/about/paccess.php).