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Hitt og þetta 19. apríl 2006

Ringerikes Sparebank posts Q1 pre-tax result of NOK17.9m

Nordic Business Report-April 19, 2006-Ringerikes Sparebank posts Q1 pre-tax result of NOK17.9m
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The Norwegian local bank Ringerikes Sparebank issued its first quarter interim report on Wednesday (19 April), posting a pre-tax result of NOK17.9m, as compared to NOK14.9m in the first quarter of 2005.

Net interest and commission income amounted to NOK27.9m, as compared to NOK28.2m in the first quarter last year.

One Norwegian krone (NOK) is worth approximately 0.08 British pounds (GBP).

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