On behalf of Statoil (OSE: STL, NYSE:STO), DNB has on 15 May 2017 purchased 558,248 shares for use in the group's Share saving plan. The shares have been acquired at a price of NOK 153.32 per share. Before distribution to the employees, the Share saving plan has 9,671,943 shares. This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.