The Nordics Institutional Forum - Autumn is an educational initiative designed through close coordination with the region’s leading institutional investors to build peer communities that merge global best practices with local expertise. The forum is specially designed to bring together 75+ staff members, investment officers, board members, and trustees representing Northern European institutions.
The program’s agenda will cover smart beta, pension fund management, private equity allocation trends, real assets, fund operational issues, global equity market landscape, hedge fund allocation trends, asset recovery, securities litigation, distressed cycle and credit market navigation, interest rates and the credit cycle, real assets and non-traditional asset classes, fiduciary responsibility, and fraud protection.
Christian Lundström Head of Fund Selection and Compliance Swedish Pensions Agency
Susanne Bolin Gärtner Head of Fund Selection & ESG External Funds Folksam
Anders Thorendal Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer Church of Sweden
Kristian Hartelius Head of Emerging Markets AP2
Mi Kim Head of Financial Risk Management Yara International
Pontus von Essen Senior Portfolio Manager AP7
Roy Thore Larsen Portfolio Manager DNB Livsforsikring
Marcus Svedberg Investment Strategist Fjärde AP-fonden
Roeland van Vledder Board Member & Chair-Investment Committee Pensioenfonds Architectenbureaus
Charles de Lezardiere Principal Mercer
Nicolai Boserup Senior Vice President, Strategy and Policy IFU
Christiane Franck Chairwoman of Pension Fund Hydralis
Vegard Benterud Senior Investment Manager Norfund
Silva Hanell Partner Mercer
Alexander Ahari Managing Director Resilient Partners
Saskia van den Bronk Chief Executive Officer Sweco Capital Consultants
Randy Caenen Head of Finance, Control & Risk Nedlloyd Pension Fund
Andreas Graflund Director GrfCap AB
Please note only corporate email addresses will be accepted only. If you have any questions or problems registering, please contact us.
Macro Outlook and Global Asset Allocation
The panelists will look at the overall picture and provides context for the rest of the sessions during the event.
Environmental, Social, and Governmental discussions continue to evolve rapidly, the panel explores how investors are assessing ESG’s longer-term strategies within their portfolios.
Global Fixed Income
This session will look at specific and general conditions for the debt markets, including addressing the best strategies to identify underlying opportunities.
Global Equity Market Landscape
As other asset classes provide lower returns, but less volatile conditions, the greatest challenge is to find the best and safest ideas to invest.
Emerging Markets - Public and Private Investments
Emerging market countries remain drivers of global growth and are expected to deliver higher relative returns.
As allocations from investors continue to rise into alternative investments, such as private debt, infrastructure and real estate, the session addresses the best ways to access these markets.
Real Assets – Investments in Real Estate, Energy and Infrastructure
Investors’ challenges lay in the sheer breadth of investment opportunities now available, as well as the inherent complexities surrounding asset allocation, market timing and risk management.
Chief Investment Officer Roundtable
Chief Investment Officers will focus on the key investment and management issues facing their funds and their responsibilities to their clients.
ALLOCATORS: Complimentary Registration for all qualified allocators. Email IR@marketsgroup.org for more information on obtaining a complimentary ticket.
MANAGERS & SERVICE PROVIDERS: Rates below reflect the current price for all asset managers and service providers.
|Sponsorship is only available upon invitation and Markets Group reserves the right to refuse sponsorship from any organization or individual deemed by Markets Group to be incompatible with the event. Markets Group forum sessions are closed to all media/press and video/audio recording is explicitly prohibited within the venue.|