Norges Bank Investment Management, Norway


“Norway’s SWF concerned about too much regulation”


“Norway’s SWF concerned about too much regulation”

November 2009

(Part 2 of 2) Conversation with Yngve Slyngstad, Executive Director, Norges Bank Investment Management, on SWF investments in the financial services industry – covered bond funding for banks – greatest fears for the financial services industry – general principles for investing rather than investor activism – interest in Asia – Santiago Principles for SWFs


“Norway’s SWF concerned about too much regulation”


“Norway’s SWF concerned about too much regulation”

November 2009

(Part 1 of 2) Conversation with Yngve Slyngstad, Executive Director, Norges Bank Investment Management, on SWF investments in the financial services industry – the role of Norway’s SWF – moving into less-liquid awssets – corporate governance – concerns for the financial services industry – exposure to the US