The largest Nordic asset managers have increased their AUM this year – one is far ahead of the others
The largest asset managers in the Nordics have seen their their assets under management increase after losses in Q1, when the Covid-19 pandemic hit the world. According to the fastest-growing asset manager, the sustainable investment trend is impacting all segments.
Since Goldman Sachs Asset Management brought in Thomas Kønig to rethink its Nordic strategy, he's been reinforcing the regional team. Last year, the industry titan opened a new office in the heart of Copenhagen, and Kønig is still scouting for new profiles, he tells AMWatch.
The fund industry in Sweden could be facing further consolidation due to increased regulation and a reduction of the number of funds in the Swedish Premium Pension System (PPM), writes Swedish financial newspaper Dagens Industri.