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15 December, 2020

NBIM set to publish voting intentions five days before company AGMs

Boards may well brace for impact after recent news. Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), which is worth KR 10,867bn (£930bn/$1,244bn) and has invested in more than 9,000 companies worldwide, is ...
Shareholder meeting

19 June, 2020

Norges Bank issues warning over shareholder proposals

Norges Bank Investment Management, the investment vehicle for the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund, has issued new voting guidance warning other investors that shareholder proposals should not ...
Statoil, Troll A oil platform

2 March, 2018

Norway’s sovereign fund rejects broader role for remuneration committees

Norway's sovereign wealth fund has rejected the idea that remuneration committees should oversee pay across all employees in a company rather than only the board. Norges Bank Investment Management ...
Norwegian oil, Norges Bank, Norway, oil and gas, fossil fuels

17 November, 2017

Norway’s sovereign wealth fund to disinvest from oil and gas

In a sign that investors may have reached a watershed on fossil fuel, Norway's sovereign wealth fund has announced it plans to disinvest from oil and gas stocks. The news came in a statement from N...