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AP1 rakes through value chain to harvest higher returns

The pension fund began to overhaul its asset management model a few years ago. CEO Kristin Magnusson Bernard explains how AP1 navigates the decision between external and internal management, and why private equity is an asset class to believe in.

AP1 CEO Kristin Magnusson Bernard | Photo: peter@phillips.se

All of Sweden’s AP-funds have published their annual reports and AP1 came out on top in terms of returns with a 20.8 percent portfolio increase for 2021.

The strong figure was -- as with the other AP funds and as well as Nordic pension funds -- due to a booming stock market and a historic year for private equity.

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