Alecta boosts exposure to US health-care and life science real estate – also eyes potential targets in Europe

Swedish pensions giant Alecta is interested in investing in health care and life sciences real estate in Europe too, says its Head of International Real Assets Frans Heijbel. It is however important to find both scalability and properties of the right quality, as well as the right partner to work with, he adds.

Frans Heijbel, Head of International Real Assets at Alecta. | Photo: Alecta PR.

Swedish pensions company Alecta has a new investment in US health-care and life sciences real estate in the making, and has invested USD 780m in the sector in the US over the past twelve months.

The company managing assets worth USD 110bn aims to expand its investments within real assets to 20 percent of all assets under management within a five-year period, it says in a statement.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

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

ATP's managed assets maintained growth in Q3

A positive result from investments and a negative hedging portfolio outcome are the main takeaways from ATP's Q3 report, which reports that total managed assets have increased, and the bonus rate has also swelled further.

Velliv divests coal and tar sands

Neither coal nor oil extracted from tar sands will be be found in Velliv's portfolio now that the company has decided to completely exclude companies associated with those activites.

Further reading

Related articles

Trial banner

Latest news


Latest news from FinansWatch (dk)

Latest news from EnergyWatch

Latest news from ShippingWatch