|By Marketwired .||
|August 19, 2013 07:29 AM EDT||
STAVANGER, NORWAY -- (Marketwired) -- 08/19/13 -- The shares purchased by DNB on behalf of Statoil ASA (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) on 15 August 2013 for use in the group's share saving plan have on 19 August 2013 been distributed to the employees in accordance with their savings amount.
Following this, the share saving plan has 8,506,148 shares.
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.
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