Swedish pension savers may have to adjust to lower returns, says strategist

Future scenarios are not ideal and much suggests low returns for pension companies, says Anders Aronsson, Chief Strategy Officer at consultancy Max Matthiessen.

Pension companies have not been able to take full advantage of the stock market's strong recovery after the drop in spring, reports Swedish financial newspaper Dagens Industri.

Within the group of so-called traditional life management, SPP, Folksam and Alecta Optimal Pension have succeeded in pulling in the best returns with 2.8, 2.5 and 2.4 percent, respectively. This outcome can be compared with last year's nine-month result, which for many companies stood at 9-10 percent, DI writes.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.

No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from AMWatch

Akademikerpension divests utility companies

More than 200 utility companies have been excluded from Akademikerpension's investment universe. The pension fund is now divesting equities and bonds equivalent to 0.5 percent of assets under management.

Qblue aims to reach a wider audience

Bjarne Graven Larsen's QBlue Balanced wants to reach more international investors, he tells AMWatch. He also discusses why he thinks the quant winter has made way for a quant spring.

Evli records AUM growth exceeding 24 pct

New client wins, additional investments from existing clients and the positive market impact increased the assets under management by private and institutional mandates to a new record, writes Evli Group CEO Maunu Lehtimäki.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news


Latest news from FinansWatch (dk)

Latest news from EnergyWatch

Latest news from ShippingWatch