The country’s largest pension companies hold limited British government debt, but the UK market turbulence and big rate hikes hit indirectly. It’s a serious situation ”reminiscent of the financial crisis”, says CIO.
The platform for private market funds has got fresh capital and new partners onboard, as the competition between companies trying to bridge the gap between private market funds and investors with limited access intensifies. The CEO of Titanbay tells AMWatch how the new partnerships will help the business to prosper.
Years at senior roles at Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund taught two Swedish managers a lot. Their experience culminated in the creation of a multi-asset strategy to manage their own money, something they are now aiming to bring to the wider public.
Think tank InfluenceMap has analyzed the 25 largest European pension funds, of which 12 are Nordic. The conclusion is that they are not engaging actively in sustainable finance policy at EU level. ”The findings point to a potential ’blind spot’,” the think tank says.
In April, BankInvest recruited Thorsten Meyer Larsen from Denmark’s central bank, Nationalbanken. Five months later, BankInvest is replacing Meyer Larsen with an internal promotion. AMWatch has been in contact with both parties. (Updated)
Head of Communications Flemming Højbo is leaving Nordea Asset & Wealth Management. In this interview, he shares his thoughts about how communication in the savings and investment area has changed during his 15 years at the investment giant.
Danske Bank’s DKK 21bn (EUR 2.8bn) global sustainable equity strategy, which was launched in 2020, is losing its chief portfolio manager .He is the last of the crew that led the launch of the Global Sustainable Future strategy to leave the firm.
As changing correlations bite, insurers are now reviewing the role that each asset class plays in their portfolios. Exchange-traded funds will increasingly dominate the bond space, a new report by BlackRock predicts.