The baby should not be thrown out with the bathwater, says Lannebo's Co-Founder on Sweden's pension reform
The Swedish government is trying to support local businesses in the pandemic, but simultaneously the reform is detrimental to Swedish business, argues Göran Espelund of Lannebo Fonder. Managing Director of Evli Fund Management Tero Tuominen believes that radically decreasing funds on the Fondtorget is not optimal.
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.