AP1 commissioned Trucost to measure the carbon footprint of its equity portfolio.
Första AP-fonden (AP1) is one of five buffer funds in the Swedish national income pension system. The capital reserves in the AP funds are used to cover the deficit when disbursements from the pension system exceed contributions to the system.
Första AP-fonden has assets under management of SEK 290,2 billion (at 19 February 2016) in a global portfolio consisting of equities, fixed income securities and alternative investments that include real estate, private equity funds and hedge funds.
The GreenFin Summit follows a successful launch event in 2019. That invitation-only event brought together 100 corporate sustainability leaders, major public-sector pension fund executives and leading financial institutions, with over a trillion dollars of combined assets under management. The discussion broached vital topics in ESG that will be expanded upon at the 2020 Summit. Richard Mattison...