Tagged: investment

Increased portfolio investments abroad

Norway’s portfolio investment abroad was NOK 3 673 billion by the end of 2008. This is equal to an increase of 25 per cent from the end of 2007, reports Statistics Norway. The increase...

The Norwegian Oil Fund still growing

The Norwegian National Oil Fund (The Pension Fund – Global) is now worth NOK 2,522 billion, and has become the world’s largest sovereign wealth after the funds of Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia in the...

Norwegian state fund in $4bn green push

Norway’s $400bn sovereign wealth fund, the world’s second largest, has overhauled its investment strategy to increase its exposure to environmentally responsible companies in an effort to combat climate change. The Norwegian Government Pension Fund...

Norwegian Good?

The only way for investors to protect themselves from weakness in the States, Cramer said on Wednesday, is by international diversification. That’s why all week he’s been highlighting the best overseas plays for Mad...

New American journey for Norwegian salmon

  After six year of absence from the American market the Norwegian Seafood Export Council (NSEC) has decided to renew its investment in the U.S. The budget in one of the world’s largest seafood markets...

Norway Embassy Urges Kosovo Investment

  The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kosovo has released a statement encouraging foreign investment in Kosovo, following the launch of a website by a private Norwegian company arguing against investment. “Don’t Invest in Kosovo”...

Norway Proposes to Exclude Tobacco From Wealth Fund

April 3 (Bloomberg) — Norway proposed excluding tobacco producers as part of an overhaul of ethical guidelines for its $310 billion sovereign wealth fund. “There’s no healthy way to use tobacco,” Finance Minister Kristin...