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Iceland: Preparing for a second wave

May 2018 (magazine)By

The lifting of capital controls will allow Icelandic pension funds to invest more overseas

Finland: Trade fears dominate

May 2018 (magazine)By Reeta Paakkinen

The newly consolidated Finnish mutual pension insurance sector sees new problems in the investment conundrum

Finnish Self-Employed: Freelance provision requires reform

May 2018 (magazine)By Reeta Paakkinen

Finland has woken up to the difficulties created by the flexible world of employment and the inability of pension regulation to ensure suitable provision for the self-employed 

Sweden: AP funds work together

May 2018 (magazine)By

Sweden’s four main buffers funds have increased co-ordination since the failed system change in 2017

KLP: Awash with cash, bereft of options

May 2018 (magazine)By

Kommunale Landespensjonskasse is asset rich with a mandate to invest in more real estate, but where can it find suitable opportunities?

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Norway: A trillion dollar issue

December 2017 (Magazine)

Is managing its huge sovereign wealth fund distracting the Norwegian Central Bank from its monetary stability role?

Asset allocation: Opportunities ahead

December 2017 (Magazine)By

Key findings on asset management trends from the latest Nordic Investor Survey

Sweden: Domestic players

December 2017 (Magazine)By

How are Sweden’s largest pension providers managing their assets?

M&A in Finland: Ilmarinen merges with Etera

December 2017 (Magazine)By Reeta Paakkinen

Ilmarinen is to become the largest property investor and second-largest pension provider in Finland when it merges with Etera

Industriens: Radical move pays off

December 2017 (Magazine)By

Switching all pension assets of active members to market-rate returns has allowed  Industriens Pension to reap the benefits of wider diversification

ATP: Domestic pressure

December 2017 (Magazine)By

Denmark’s entrepreneur panel wants the country’s largest pension fund to do more to support the growth of young Danish companies

Jesper Kerstein: Kirstein widens its Spektrum

December 2017 (Magazine)By

Kirstein has formed a new asset-management company to increase client reach, writes Rachel Fixsen

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Geiranger Fjord, Norway

Norwegian public sector pensions reform gets thumbs up from union

Wed, 20 Jun 2018By

Government to draft legislation after Akademikerne approve plan to improve public sector pension provision

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Greenpeace breaches AP3’s Stockholm office in fossil fuel protest [updated]

Mon, 18 Jun 2018By

Swedish pension fund targeted in environmental group’s campaign

Northern nights in Norway

KLP kicks off planned NOK1bn of seed capital investments

Fri, 15 Jun 2018By

Municipal pension fund enters venture capital space for the first time

Norway

Norway's domestic SWF names chief executive [updated]

Fri, 15 Jun 2018By

Kjetil Houg to rejoin Folketrygdfondet from pension insurer Oslo Pensjonsforsikring

Gothenburg, Sweden

More women on boards possible without legislation, says AP2

Tue, 12 Jun 2018By

Female management presence rises in 2018 at Swedish listed firms, pension fund report shows 

Finland

Ilmarinen to take on OP Group’s €1.1bn pension scheme

Tue, 12 Jun 2018By

Finnish banking heavyweight picks Ilmarinen after bidding process

Stockholm, Sweden

Swedish Pensions Authority unveils new demands for asset managers

Mon, 11 Jun 2018By

New rules to cap number of funds on offer per provider and enforce minimum AUM

where next in the search for income

Danish investor seeks manager for $300m EM currency allocation

Mon, 11 Jun 2018By IPE Staff

Also: Asian institution looking to allocate $10m to global trade finance

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