Nordic region: Pensions and Investment News and Analysis

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

Oslo, Norway

Norway’s SWF sets out plan to become $40-70bn private equity investor


Tangen says now is very good time to start building private equity portfolio, with discounts available in secondary market

Alecta office building

Sudden exit for Alecta’s legal chief as troubled giant gives legal more focus


Swedish pensions firm announces reorganisation aimed at clarifying division of responsibilities

Swedish Fund Selection Agency

Swedish agency outlines next €17bn of premium pension tenders


FTN flags first index categories as next two procurements at end 2023 or early 2024

Pensions in the Nordic Region

Country report – Pensions in Nordic Region (June 2023)

June 2023 (Magazine)

Reputational issues are front of mind for the board of Alecta, Sweden’s largest pension fund, as it continues to digest the fallout from its ill-starred investments in Silicon Valley Bank and two other US financial institutions that collapsed in March this year.

Copenhagen, Denmark

Country Report – Pensions in the Nordic Region (December 2022)

December 2022 (Magazine)

Nordic pension funds are getting to grips with biodiversity and natural capital in their investment portfolios, seeking to measure both the impact of companies they invest in and ways they can limit adverse effects on nature. Like other investors globally, many are just at the early stages of thinking about this - how they measure biodiversity, which metrics and approaches are gaining acceptance, and how best to report to stakeholders.