SWEDEN - The Swedish car manufacturer Saab has launched a new pension fund which is to merge with its earlier scheme established in 2004.
The new fund, “Saab Pensionsstiftelse”, will have 2.5bn SEK (e265m) of assets under allocation equivalent to the PRI liability, a system used by Swedish companies to asses the liability of their schemes,...
SWEDEN - Första AP-fonden (AP1) returned SEK 3bn ($463bn) after expenses in the first half of 2011, representing a return of 1.4%.
NORDICS - Nordic investors are continuing to show optimism in hedge funds with nearly a third planning to increase their exposure this year to strategies like global macro, event driven and long/short funds, a new report shows.
SWEDEN - Swedish pension buffer fund AP4 is looking for up to three passive global equity managers.
SWEDEN - Sweden's €100bn ($143bn) state pensions funds are facing a wide-ranging government review which could result in mergers.
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