The State Pension Fund of Finland

The State Pension Fund of Finland (VER) was established in 1990 to balance state pension expenditure. VER invests pension assets and helps the state to prepare for financing future pensions. VER is a long-term investor characterised by a high standard of professionalism and an ethical code of conduct. VER operates as part of the prefunded Finnish pension system.

 

 

7.1%

VER’s five-year average annual return (1 July 2016 – 30 June 2021)

6.5%

VER’s ten-year average annual return (1 July 2011 – 30 June 2021)

5.8%

VER’s average annual return 1 January 2001 – 30 June 2021

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On 30 June 2021, VER’s investment assets totalled EUR 22.7 billion. During the first half of the year, the return on investments at fair values was 9.3 per cent.
2020-10-30 14:48
VER had EUR 254 million invested in commercial papers on 31 August 2020 and EUR 204 million on 30 September 2020.
2020-08-13 15:27
VER had EUR 343 million invested in commercial papers on 30 June 2020 and EUR 319 million on 31 July 2020. Investments have been made in the commercial papers of more than 20 companies. The number of commercial papers on offer decreased significantly during the summer.
2020-06-10 12:26
On 31 May 2020, VER had EUR 402 million invested in commercial papers. Investments have been made in the commercial papers of 27 companies.

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2021-06-11 10:18

22.7

The market value of VER's investment portfolio was EUR 22.7 billion on 3 June 2021.