STATOIL ASA 6-K 2012
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
May 15, 2012
(Translation of registrant’s name into English)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F:
Form 20-F X Form 40-F
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1):
This Report on Form 6-K contains a press release issued by Statoil ASA on May 15, 2012, entitled "Notifiable trading".
The following primary insider have on 14 May 2012 acquired Statoil ASA shares* at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at a share price of $25.4698 in connection with the company's long-term incentive programme.
Number of acquired shares and new total share holding is listed in the table below.
*American Depositary Receipts (ADR)
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.