Insurance and pension funds' investments in private markets have increased by 33 percent over the past two years. Investments in wind turbines, unlisted companies and real estate have increased from EUR 81 billion (DKK 606 billion) in January 2018 to EUR 107 billion (DKK 803 billion) in December 2019. The increase was equally due to new investments and value increases.
Unlisted investments now make up a fifth of insurance and pension companies' total investments compared to around a seventh at the start of 2018. During this period, the companies have invested EUR 4.9 billion (DKK 37 billion) in listed investments and EUR 13.5 billion (DKK 101 billion) in unlisted assets.
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