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Sweden’s Första AP-fonden (AP1) Selects eVestment for Asset Manager Monitoring

Sweden’s Första AP-fonden (AP1) Selects eVestment for Asset Manager Monitoring

STOCKHOLM, Sweden and LONDON, June 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Swedish public pension fund Första AP-fonden (AP1) will add to its asset manager selection capabilities by adopting asset manager monitoring capabilities from eVestment, a global leader in institutional investment data and analytics. As pensions around the world search for investment returns at acceptable levels of risk, data [...]

Sinch AB (publ): Invitation to Conference Call and Web Presentation of Sinch Q2 2019 Interim Report

Sinch AB (publ): Invitation to Conference Call and Web Presentation of Sinch Q2 2019 Interim Report

Stockholm, Sweden, Jul. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Sinch AB will publish its 2019 second quarter interim report on Friday, July 19, 2019, at 07:30 AM CET. You are invited to participate in a conference call at 09:00 AM CET on the same day. Oscar Werner, CEO, and Roshan Saldanha, CFO, will present the report and review [...]

S. Korean First Lady Meets with Swedish “Latte Papas”

S. Korean First Lady Meets with Swedish “Latte Papas”

SEOUL, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s first lady Kim Jung-sook, accompanying President Moon Jae-in on a state visit to Sweden, met with Swedish men on paternal leave, known as “latte papas.” The term first originated in Sweden, famous for men’s active participation in childcare. Kim participated in an event held in Stockholm’s Humlegården [...]

SEB and Nasdaq to Build Blockchain for Swedish Mutual Fund Market

SEB and Nasdaq to Build Blockchain for Swedish Mutual Fund Market

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — SEB, the Nordic financial services group, and Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) have announced a joint project to test a developed prototype for a  mutual fund trading platform based on blockchain technology. The aim is to increase efficiency in the processing of purchases and sales of fund units and to create a [...]

‘Descendants of the Sun’ to be Exported to Over 27 Countries

‘Descendants of the Sun’ to be Exported to Over 27 Countries

SEOUL, March 24 (Korea Bizwire) - South Korean TV sensation “Descendants of the Sun” has been exported to 27 countries and the number is set to grow, its production company said Wednesday. Next Entertainment World said that the burgeoning attention the drama has been attracting overseas raised the possibility of sealing more broadcasting contracts in the [...]