Nordic insurer and asset manager SPP/Storebrand has invested SEK750m (€87m) into a 7-year Climate Awareness Bond issued by the European Investment Bank.
Söderberg & Partners, the Swedish independent insurance and investments adviser, has published its annual list of top performing companies, based on its proprietary ‘traffic light’ system of analysis.
SPP, Norwegian insurer Storebrand’s Swedish asset management business, has launched a corporate bond fund that will invest only in companies with high credit ratings and that are based in the Nordic region.
Helena Jendelid, head of Unit-Linked Insurance at SPP, the Swedish business of Norwegian insurer Storebrand, has talked about the process used to select funds on behalf of customers (in Swedish).
Swedish equities are clearly preferred to broader European equities, according to the latest research by Svenskt Fondexpertindex (SFEI) into the thoughts of fund professionals actively managing some SEK340bn (€39bn) in assets.
A survey of over 1,000 Swedish investors by Norwegian insurer Storebrand’s Swedish asset management business SPP found that every other Swede is actively interested in their investments, but that just 20% feel they have sufficient investment knowledge.
SPP, one of the asset management brands of Norwegian insurer Storebrand, has announced the purchase of a property in Swedish university town Uppsala, housing the local police headquarters, prosecutor’s office, and the prison and probation service.