Net sales of investment funds in Sweden hit SEK3.2bn (€355m) in November, data from the Swedish Investment Fund Association show.10 Dec 2013
Catella, the financial services group originated out of Sweden, is setting up a property asset management business in France from early next year.10 Dec 2013
Skandia, the Swedish mutual group, has announced that its life insurance fixed income team has taken over management of fixed income portfolios from DNB for products available from the group's fund manufacturing arm Skandia Fonder as it seeks to build volume in the Swedish institutional market.09 Dec 2013
Jens Nordvig, managing director, head of Fixed Income Research, Americas and global head of G10 FX Strategy at Nomura, has warned that the chief risk to the eurozone may have shifted to the French sovereign bond market.09 Dec 2013
The Swedish Investment Fund Association - Fondbolagens förening - has added commercial law firm Hökerberg & Söderqvist Advokatbyrå as a new associate member.06 Dec 2013
The price of natural gas has fallen so low in the US that new drilling projects are being put on hold, Swedish manager Catella says following a visit to the industry's headquarters in Houston.05 Dec 2013
Data published in the monthly Mutual Fund Report for the Finnish market has ranked a number of Handelsbanken funds top among peers contained in the popular asset allocation fund category.04 Dec 2013
Norway's OBX index could be hampered in the near term by developments hitting the fish production and processing sector, according to comments from politicians and market analysts.02 Dec 2013
The Swedish Investment Fund Association says the new benchmark rate for government debt published this week by the Swedish National Debt Office bodes well for investors using the country's tax efficient investment savings account regime.29 Nov 2013
The rise in the Oslo stock market through October helped AUM in local funds gain some NOK18bn (€2.2bn), according to the Norwegian Fund and Asset Management Association (VFF).19 Nov 2013
The Swedish Investment Fund Association has reported that net inflows to funds remained steady through October, with most new money going to equity and balanced funds.12 Nov 2013
The Strategy Council for the Government Pension Fund Global, Norway's sovereign wealth fund, has recommended changes to ensure greater focus on responsible investing by the fund's manager Norges Bank, as well as greater transparency in its decision making.11 Nov 2013
Norway's new government has ordered a series of significant changes be made to the country's Budget, which Delphi's Espen Furnes says contain opportunity for investors.08 Nov 2013
AMF, the Swedish life company that is one of the biggest owners of equity listed on the Nasdaq OMX Nordic Stockholm, says that analysis of fund statistics suggests a correlation between lower charges and better returns.07 Nov 2013
With the local stock market up some 23% so far in 2013, Mats Andersson, chief executive of Swedish manager Catella, has sounded a note of caution about the market's reliance on easy money from quantitative easing measures.07 Nov 2013
Social Responsible Investing (SRI) is gaining ground across the European asset management industry, but Italy's is still weighted to the retail investor.
Henderson Global Investors has won the Group of the Year category at the InvestmentEurope Fund Manager of the Year Awards, with Polar Capital taking Specialist Group of the Year.
InvestmentEurope's Pension Fund Forum is taking place today, 21 November, in Zurich - offering a programme of individual speakers and panel discussion throughout the day.