The Swedish Investment Fund Association has published a report into the country's fund market, with particular focus on the role played by actively and passively managed fund respectively.13 Dec 2013
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
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
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 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
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
East Capital chief economist Marcus Svedberg cites World Bank data pointing to improving prospects for Eastern Europe.01 Nov 2013
Pia Nilson, CEO of the Swedish Investment Fund Association, has highlighted the need to commit to improving savers' quality of life as a key objective for funds targeting the long term savings market.24 Oct 2013
Claes Feldman, managing director at Odin Fonder in Stockholm, has outlined the advantatges of investing in Swedish equity (in Swedish).24 Oct 2013
Eugene Fama, Lars Hansen, and Robert Shiller have been awarded this year's Nobel Prize for economic sciences for their work on "empirical analysis of asset prices”.14 Oct 2013
Total fund assets hit SEK2.324trn (€264.273bn) in Sweden last month, the highest figure ever recorded by the Swedish Investment Fund Association.11 Oct 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.