All agreed loans

Norway. Sparebanken Møre

Date of agreement: 20 Dec 2016
Country: Norway
Customer: Sparebanken Møre
Amount in NOK: NOK 500 million
Amount in EUR: EUR 55.4 million
Maturity: 5 years
NACE sector / loan type: Loan programme
Business area: Financial institutions and SMEs


The loan has been provided for onlending to SMEs and small mid-caps, as well as environmental projects in western Norway.

The loan amount is expected to be onlent mainly to finance investments in various industries, for instance, real estate, fishing, services and offshore supply.

Sparebanken Møre was established in 1985. The bank serves about 170,000 customers and runs 30 branches in 24 municipalities in the county of Møre og Romsdal.

Fulfilment of NIB's mandate

The project is expected to facilitate productivity growth through alleviating credit constraints. Eligible projects to be financed from the lending facility should fulfil NIB’s mandate criteria for SMEs.

Sustainability summary

Projects to be financed through a financial intermediary must fulfil the sustainability requirements defined in NIB’s Sustainability Policy and Guidelines.

Press release

NIB og Sparebanken Møre finansierer investeringer i små og mellomstore bedrifter i Vest-Norge