[Article, Ministry of Finance, 18.07.2012]
The market value of the GPFG rose 1,222 billion to 5,038 billion Norwegian kroner during the course of 2013. Return on the Fund accounted for 692 billion, whilst changes in the Norwegian krone exchange rate, when taken in isolation, entailed an increase in value of 291 billion. The inflow of new capital to the Fund was 241 billion kroner. In excess of 2 billion kroner of the capital inflow were used to cover Norges Bank’s management costs in 2012.