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Norway central bank awards $690 mln to banks in 12-month loans

Thu 19th March, 2020 2:02pm
OSLO, March 19 (Reuters) - Norway's central bank allotted
7.95 billion Norwegian crowns  ($690 million) in extraordinary
loans to banks on Thursday under a new programme offering cash
for 12 months amid recent market unrest.
    "The interest rate on F-loans with a maturity of twelve
months is the prevailing policy rate plus 30 basis points,"
Norges Bank said earlier.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nO9N28E00L L8N2BC3E7 
    The bank will also offer F-loans with a maturity of one
week, one month, three months and six months.
    Separately, the U.S. Federal Reserve announced temporary
U.S. dollar swap lines with a wide range of central banks,
including Norges Bank, to ensure the world's dollar-dependent
financial system continues to function.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL1N2BC0LE
($1 = 11.5196 Norwegian crowns)

 (Reporting by Terje Solsvik, editing by Gwladys Fouche)
 ((terje.solsvik@thomsonreuters.com; +47 918 666 70; Reuters
Messaging: terje.solsvik.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))
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