SWEDEN- Ingvar Skeberg, former executive vice president at Swedish pension provider AMF is no longer at the firm after he admitted to moving his capital out of the traditional insurance plan ahead of pension dividend cuts.
AMF spokeswoman Stina Sandell said Skeberg moved his capital out of the fund knowing that a cut in dividend payments were coming because of last year's the steep drop in the stock markets. It is not...
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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