Article | Last updated: 06/11/2018 | Ministry of Finance
The market value of the GPFN was 239 billion Norwegian kroner at the end of 2018. This represents a decrease of about 1 billion kroner since the beginning of 2018. At the end of 2018, about 140 billion kroner was invested in stock, and about 100 billion kroner in bonds. This corresponds to a share of 59 percent of the Fund capital in equities, and 41 percent in in fixed-income securities.
Market value development 1996 – 31 December 2018. NOK billion
Source: Folketrygdfondet and Ministry of Finance
Until 2005 a major part of the assets of the GPFN was invested with the Treasury in the form of mandatory deposits. The GPFN's participation in the mandatory deposits was discontinued in December 2006, and an amount corresponding to 101.8 billion kroner was repaid to the State from the assets of the Fund.