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Northern Swedish property gets tax advantage as mountain is moved

By: Jonathan Boyd | 20 Nov 2017

Sweden’s finance minister Magdalena Andersson has confirmed that owners of residential property in the northern Swedish town of Kiruna will be able to sell their properties without…

Oil and gas to go from NBIM sovereign wealth fund index

By: Jonathan Boyd | 17 Nov 2017

Norges Bank Investment Management, which is mandated to run the Pension Fund Global on behalf of Norway’s Ministry of Finance, has written to the ministry recommending that…

Law changes in focus of Swedish fund industry

By: Jonathan Boyd | 16 Nov 2017

Sweden’s fund industry is grappling with two key pieces of regulation and law that look set to influence the propensity to use funds by certain end investors,…

Jens Steen joins Artemis to head Nordic sales

By: Jonathan Boyd | 15 Nov 2017

Artemis Investment Management, the UK based manager, has appointed Jens Steen its head of Sales for the Nordic region. Steen previously worked at BNY Mellon, where he…

Far East equity drives Danes’ returns in October

By: Jonathan Boyd | 15 Nov 2017

Funds holding Chinese and Japanese equities gained 5.6% and 6.1% respectively through October, helping drive returns for Danish investor, according to data published by the Danish Investment…

Swedish fund industry braces for effects of loan amortisation requirements

By: Jonathan Boyd | 13 Nov 2017

The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, Finansinspektionen, announced on 13 November that it would introduce tougher amortisation requirements for homeowners, in light of concerns around household debt levels.…

CBRE appoints head of Investment Operations Nordics

By: Ridhima Sharma | 09 Nov 2017

CBRE Global Investors has appointed Andreas Norberg as the head of Investment Operations Nordics. Norberg has been the co-head of the Nordics for the past 18 months…

Swedish electric car company launches own cryptocurrency certified to Green Bond standards

By: Jonathan Boyd | 08 Nov 2017

Uniti, a Swedish electric car company, has announced it is launching its own cryptocurrency to fund the development of an electric vehicle, with the currency tokens certified according…

Schroders appoints head of the Nordic region

By: Ridhima Sharma | 08 Nov 2017

Schroders has appointed Henrik Jonsson as head of the Nordic region. He will be responsible for Schroders offices in Stockholm and Copenhagen. Jonsson will join Schroders in…

Allra update: Scope of remands widens

By: Jonathan Boyd | 06 Nov 2017

The Allra case in Sweden has taken another twist with news that Stockholm district prosecutor Thomas Herz has requested that Mattias Bengtsson be placed on remand in…

Funds boost from tax change to Norwegian pension savings

By: Jonathan Boyd | 01 Nov 2017

Changes to Norways fiscal code are hoped to provide a boost to long terms savings via funds, according to the regime that takes effect on 1 November.…

Evli renames Alfa bond fund

By: Jonathan Boyd | 01 Nov 2017

Evli Fund Management Company, based in Finland, has announced that its Alfa bond fund is now called Evli Nordic Corporate Bond, reflecting the fact the the portfolio focuses…

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