Tagged: Storebrand

Storebrand Q2 hit by wobbly markets

OSLO, July 15 (Reuters) – Norwegian insurer Storebrand (STB.OL) slid into the red in the second quarter due to wobbly financial markets, but beat analyst expectations as its cost cuts and revenue boost plan...

StatoilHydro 53rd largest company in the world

StatoilHydro climbs the list of the 2000 largest companies in the world, and is now number 53. General Electric, Shell and Toyota are the three largest. The list compiled by Forbes combines turnover, net...

Storebrand Falls as Gjensidige Combination Talks End

March 26 (Bloomberg) — Storebrand ASA, Norway’s largest publicly traded insurance company, fell the most in more than three weeks in Oslo trading after saying it ended talks on a combination with Gjensidige Forsikring....

Icelandic banker exits Storebrand board

OSLO, March 4 (Reuters) – The former executive chairman of failed Icelandic bank Kaupthing, Sigurdur Einarsson, has resigned from the board of Norwegian insurance company Storebrand (STB.OL), the insurer said on Wednesday. Einarsson joined...

Investing in the Land of the Midnight Sun

Understanding the value of the Oslo Stock Exchange John Erik Stacy OSEBX beating the DOW Few Americans know how to invest in Norway, but, considering the gloomy economic news on this side of the...