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Ilmarinen’s financial statements 2020: Solvency strengthened further despite the coronavirus crisis, efficiency improved substantially
The return on Ilmarinen’s investments was 7.1 per cent as the coronavirus crisis was shaking the markets. The value of investment assets increased to an all-time high, more than EUR 53 billion, and solvency strengthened. Operating expenses decreased by 9 per cent.Ilmarinen’s financial statements 2020: Solvency strengthened further despite the coronavirus crisis, efficiency improved substantially
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Nordic Engagement Cooperation (NEC) expanded its focus to sustainable water management – annual report 2020 publishedNordic Engagement Cooperation (NEC), a collaborative engagement network between large Nordic institutional investors (pension funds), expanded its focus to sustainable water management in invested companies in 2020. At the end of 2020, Ilmarinen had altogether 13 ongoing engagement processes, of which eight were part of the NEC collaboration.Nordic Engagement Cooperation (NEC) expanded its focus to sustainable water management – annual report 2020 published
Glasshouse Helsinki announces a ground-breaking sustainable retail concept and meeting place in the heart of HelsinkiGlasshouse Helsinki Ltd has announced the opening of a ground-breaking, future-oriented sustainable retail environment in central Helsinki during this spring. The new concept store on Aleksanterinkatu, the city’s principal shopping street, will be located in a historic building owned by pension insurance company Ilmarinen and previously occupied by department store Aleksi 13. It will bring together a variety of players in fashion, design, arts, industrial innovation and culture, who share a vision of a sustainable future.Glasshouse Helsinki announces a ground-breaking sustainable retail concept and meeting place in the heart of Helsinki
Employer contributions – How well do you know the additional employer costs?Hiring an employee entails additional employer costs. What are they? How much do they come out to? Read on to get an overview of employer contributions in 2021.Employer contributions – How well do you know the additional employer costs?
Ilmarinen reached almost all of its climate targets for 2016–2020 – Annual and Sustainability Report 2020 publishedIlmarinen reached almost all of the climate targets it had set for the period 2016–2020. The most notable success was the 14 per cent decrease in the carbon footprint of real estate. Furthermore, investments in sustainable development nearly doubled and the carbon sinks of forest investments grew 44 per cent. The Annual and Sustainability Report for 2020, which is published today, also presents new forward-looking data and analysis on the climate impacts of investments.Ilmarinen reached almost all of its climate targets for 2016–2020 – Annual and Sustainability Report 2020 published
Master your ESG dataGold mining from the rich sources of alternative data in finance might be challenging, yet it is rewarding. As there is a vast mixture of data sources and data available to investors with a sustainability mindset, it is increasingly important to have a comprehensive understanding of the methods behind the ESG data to make valid inferences to support the decision-making process. Master your data and it will become your competitive advantage.Master your ESG data
Ilmarinen invests in Australia’s rental housing market together with Greystar, APG and Ivanhoé Cambridge.