Pensions

“Sweden’s Largest Pension Plan’s $200 Million Anchor Commitment Rockets Co-Impact Fund Above Target” – Chief Investment Officer – April 27, 2018

On April 27, 2018 Chief Investment Officer reported that “Alecta, Sweden’s largest pension fund, has committed a $200 million anchor investment for an impact fund co-investing in emerging market loans, overshooting the fund’s target by $50 million. Closing 25 percentage points above target at $250 million, the new fund is a collaboration of NN Investment […]

“Sustainable investing growing on pension demand, millennials” – Bloomberg – October 25, 2017

On October 25, 2017 Bloomberg Intelligence reported that “(p)ension funds’ demands for integration of long-term investment issues and asset managers’ hopes of capturing dollars from millennial and female investors are driving sustainable-investing growth. Japan is poised to power the next growth leg with its huge Government Pension Investment Fund.” The article posits that “sustainable investors […]