High returns despite responsible investment rules – Norwegian Pension Fund yields 6.9% in 2016

The Norwegian Pension Fund (NPF) manages assets worth more than 840 billion €, constituting the largest government pension fund worldwide. The fund’s assets mainly stem from Norway’s oil revenues and are supposed to offset oil price fluctuations and maintain pensions   ... →

San Leon Energy: Excluded by Norwegian Government Pension Fund

San Leon Energy is an oil and gas company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. They are Europe’s largest unconventional oil and gas company, unconventional oil and gas in itself brings significant ethical concerns but San Leon Energy also faces criticism in   ... →

Norwegian Pensionfund: Recommendation for exclusion of 6 new companies

 The Council of Ethics for the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global, one of the largest investors worldwide, has issued recommendations to exclude 6 more companies from the investment portfolio.

Its annual report 2014 and the corresponding website give details on   ... →