Tag: Norges Bank Investment Management

Norway’s Government Pension Fund bought NOK 11.34 Billion worth of Malaysian Government Bonds

Norway’s Government Pension Fund Global, the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund with a market value of about NOK11.08 trillion (RM5.48 trillion), has bought NOK11.34 billion (about RM5.44 billion) worth of Malaysian government bonds on 31 Dec 2020, according to latest updates by the Norwegian central bank’s asset management unit. “The fund’s fixed-income investments are allocated…

Norway’s Wealth Fund puts Japanese brewery maker on watch for Myanmar ties

Kirin Holdings Ltd has been put under observation by Norway’s sovereign wealth fund due to concerns regarding the Japanese brewery maker’s contribution to serious violations of human rights. According to a recent statement from Norges Bank Investment Management – the fund’s official name – The Council on Ethics has recommended placing the company under observation…