Skandia, Husqvarna and signature of UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) most important corporate governance issues

For the second year in succession, the Second AP Fund is publishing a separate corporate governance report. The report addresses the Fund’s role in connection with the Skandia takeover and the spinning-off of Husqvarna, and describes action taken by the Fund at a number of AGMs during the spring. The report concludes with a summary of the Second AP Fund’s efforts with respect to corporate ethics and the environment.

“The Second AP Fund’s involvement in corporate governance issues is designed to enhance the value of its capital investment. Active ownership and the Fund’s commitment to governance issues are intended to improve prospects of a higher long-term return on assets under management,” says Eva Halvarsson, CEO, Second AP Fund.

For further details, please contact Eva Halvarsson, CEO, Second AP Fund; or Carl Rosén, Head of Corporate Governance and Communications, on +46 (0)31 704 29 00.