In the first quarter of 2020, the Government Pension Fund Global returned -14.6 percent, equivalent to -1,171 billion kroner.
Norges Bank’s Executive Board has appointed Nicolai Tangen as the new CEO of Norges Bank Investment Management.
Today, Norges Bank Investment Management has published extended information on return and risk in the Government Pension Fund Global. The publication supplements the fund’s annual report with figures and analyses for various investment strategies.
Norges Bank Investment Management has signed an agreement to acquire a 39.9 percent interest in a part of the Otemachi Park Building, an office-complex located in Tokyo, in a joint venture with a new partner, Mitsubishi Estate.
Boards must ensure that companies regularly report relevant, quantitative and comparable information on environmental, social and governance issues. Investors require information of financial importance that is comparable between companies and over time.
In 2019, the Government Pension Fund Global returned 19.9 percent, equivalent to 1,692 billion kroner.
The application deadline for the position of CEO of Norges Bank Investment Management expired on 21 February 2020.
Norges Bank has decided to revoke the exclusion of Drax Group Plc.