Norges Bank's settlement system
The purpose of Norges Bank's settlement system is to promote an efficient payment system domestically and vis-à-vis other countries by settling payments between banks in a swift and secure manner.
Unit for Interbank Settlement
Tel: +47 22 31 60 78
- Norges Bank’s settlement system – main functions Banks have access to Norges Bank's settlement system (NBO) via the international SWIFT network or a system resembling a web-based banking application called NBO Online. Each bank has a main account (Real Time Mechanism, RTM, account), a loan account and one or more subaccounts (Liquidity Optimization Mechanism, LOM, account).
- Criteria for opening an account at Norges Bank A brief information to financial institutions and others seeking information on the criteria that must be met in order to open an account at Norges Bank. The text does not provide complete information on all criteria for maintaining an account. Thus, reference is made to rules and regulations for more detailed information.
- Banks with accounts at Norges Bank Alphabetical ordered list of banks with accounts at Norges Bank.