Essays about: "Swedish AP Funds"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words Swedish AP Funds.

  1. 1. Socially responsible investments and shareholder engagement in the Swedish pension fund system : A case study on the Swedish AP funds

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Adam Skol; [2019]
    Keywords : social and environmental outcomes; influence instruments; shareholder engagement dialogue; socially responsible investments; sustainable development;

    Abstract : In recent years, institutional shareholders have more frequently engaged themselves in dialogue with corporations on corporate social and environmental factors (ESG factors) through a new investment strategy often referred to as socially responsible investments. The Swedish public pension funds work with socially responsible investments and shareholder engagement are based on their mandate to serve the Swedish people and to manage their retirement capital in a desirable way. READ MORE

  2. 2. Optimal portfolio selection and risk-adjusted performance of 51 equity funds available in the Swedish premium pension

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Ninos Khouchaba; Emilia Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : Pension; Premium pension; Swedish pension authority; national retirement pension; funds; AP7; Seventh AP Fund;

    Abstract : In order to assure a livelihood for the working population after retirement, the national retirement pension was developed. The system is based on 18.5% of each tax-paying worker’s annual salary. The national retirement pension system in Sweden consist of two parts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainable investment processes : A multiple case study of the Swedish national pension funds

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Liselotte Berggren; Yodit Berhe; [2017]
    Keywords : investment process; AP-funds; sustainable investments; SRI; ESG;

    Abstract : Today, the Swedish national pension funds (i.e. the AP-funds) are managing about 21% of the total pension savings in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Commodity Futures Investing from a Swedish Pension Fund Perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linn Nilsson; Tilda Wikström; [2016-10-07]
    Keywords : commodity futures; pension funds; AP-funds; portfolio efficiency; intersection-test; mean-variance spanning test; DCC GARCH;

    Abstract : MSc in Finance.... READ MORE

  5. 5. The Influence of Ethics on Investment Performance : A comparative study of Swedish national pension funds and Swedish private investment funds

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Mattias Nokelainen; [2016]
    Keywords : International and Swedish Stock Market; Pension Funds; Ethics; SRI; CSR; ESG; Performance Measures;

    Abstract : Previous research found Swedish national pension funds to perform worse than the market average. This study finds that, contradictory to previous research, the AP-funds per-form better than the market. READ MORE