Updated on 23 November 2018
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Savings accounts are interest-bearing deposits accounts which allow to withdraw money at any time. While offering more flexibility, savings accounts usually provide lower interest rates than term deposit accounts.
The table above shows essential details of selected savings accounts products offered to retail customers by the banks in Norway: currency, interest rate per annum and deposit term. The savings accounts terms vary from 1 month to 1 years (12 months). The interest rates are within the range 0.55 - 0.55 %. The interest rates provided in the table do not take into account withholding tax levied on interest income in Norway.
Savings accounts made with credit institutions in Norway are covered by deposit guarantee scheme up to 2 000 000 NOK per depositor.
Norway's Moodys country ceiling (the highest rating that can be assigned) for deposits in local currency is set to Aaa (prime).