Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) is the investment management division of the Norwegian central bank and is responsible for investing the international assets of the Norwegian Government Pension Fund. NBIM also manages the major share of Norges Bank's foreign exchange reserves and the Government Petroleum Insurance Fund.
NBIM is a signatory to the Statement of Support to the EITI from financial and lending institutions, reflecting its support for good governance and transparency.
NBIM believes standards provide greater consistency across markets and can raise the bar for all companies. As a long-term investor, NBIM has published expectations of how companies in its portfolio should address global challenges in their operations, including on issues such as anti-corruption, tax and transparency. NBIM has expressed support for proposed changes to the disclosure of income taxes in companies’ annual reports.
Read more about NBIM's responsible investment approach on NBIM's website.