Netherlands: Pensions and Investment News and Analysis

Latest news and analysis of pensions, asset management, regulation and trends in the Netherlands from our award-winning journalists.

Shell petrol station

Dutch pension fund PMT sells most fossil fuel holdings


Metals industry scheme remains invested in nine oil and gas companies with ‘sufficiently convincing plans’ for the energy transition, including Shell

construction site

BpfBouw crowned most sustainable Dutch pension fund


The scheme for the Dutch construction sector has taken the first place from ABP

Harmen van Wijnen at ABP

ABP is too big to be an active investor, says president


The Netherlands’ largest pension fund is switching from an all-active investment strategy to index investing

Amsterdam netherlands

Netherlands pensions report 2023: Dutch funds plot move back into active investing

October 2023 (Magazine)

Several large Dutch pension funds are planning to move back into active management while others choose to go passive and further tweak their indices. But these two trends are not as contradictory as they may seem

The Hague

Country Report – Pensions in the Netherlands (April 2023)

April 2023 (Magazine)

The Netherlands is in the final legislative stages of what will probably be the largest and most complex workplace pension system change ever in the world. Yet as it edges towards the parliamentary finishing line, recent political events could yet knock the process off course.