Storebrand AM CEO says establishing firm outside of Norway was "necessary" Norwegian asset managers are forming subsidiaries overseas so that they can compete under the same conditions as their EU peers. Jan Erik Saugestad, CEO, Storebrand AM. | Photo: PR/Storebrand by martin fugleseth kolden, translated by catherine brett and Daniel Pedersen Published: 31.08.22 at 08:46 Asset managers in Norway are currently discussing how to grow the industry in the country, which imposes more regulations than EU countries. Already a subscriber? Log in. Read the whole article Get access for 14 days for free. No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial. Access all locked articles Receive our daily newsletters Access our app First name: Last name: E-mail address: Password: I accept the terms and conditions An error has occured. Please try again later. Create trial Get full access for you and your coworkers. Start a free company trial today More from AMWatch Former Nordnet Danish lead looks forward to new role and digital push at Danske Bank After four years at the helm of Nordnet’s activities in Denmark, Anne Buchardt is passing on the torch and returning to Danske Bank, where she will set a new agenda within private banking. Mandatum strives to become local player in Sweden through less predominant asset class Credit has started pulling in returns similar to equities, but Swedish investors haven’t allocated much to the asset class yet, says CEO of Mandatum Asset Management Lauri Vaittinen. Storebrand implements stricter nature strategy All investments made by Storebrand Asset Management will now be required to follow a new nature strategy. AMWatch finds new editor in own ranks After four years as editor of AMWatch, Søren Rathlou Top is leaving the media for a press coordinator role. Anne Louise Houmann is taking over the reins. Chief analyst expects office real estate value drop Norwegian Malling & Co Chief Analyst Haakon Ødegaard expects domestic office properties to drop in value, but is unsure how far this has already been priced in by the market. Print Print Increase text size Increase text size Decrease text size Decrease text size Further reading Mandatum strives to become local player in Sweden through less predominant asset class Danica acquires office property in Copenhagen Storebrand implements stricter nature strategy Heimstaden and Allianz expand partnership: "An obvious match" Velliv's new private equity fund makes first investment, becomes 33% owner of metal waste firm Related articles CIO: Changes in regulation are needed if asset management is to be Norwegian point of pride New asset management course launched at Norwegian uni: "Participants will get a black belt in making money" Norwegian oil fund CEO: "We could buy all of Sweden"