Church Pension Fund

The Church Pension Fund serves as the pension provider for the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Finland. The Fund is responsible for financing the pensions paid to Church personnel and for the investment of pension funds.

The strategic aim of the Fund's investment activities is to accumulate the assets needed to cover its pension liability in a profitable, secure and responsible manner.

The Fund is committed to the principles of responsible investment and takes ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) issues into account in all its investment activities.

Investment portfolio of the Church Pension Fund on 30 September 2019:

  • Fund value 1 608,7 MEUR
  • Return YTD 2019 +10.6%
  • Average annual return since initiation (1991) +7.9%

Fixed income 560,3 million euros (35%), Listed equity 626,4 million euros (39%), Alternative investments 422 million euros (26%)

 

Church Pension Fund's annual returns 2015-2018:

2015 5,9%, 2016 7,9%, 2017 9,0%, 2018 -2,6%

Memberships

Finsif

PRI - Principles for Responsible Investment

CDP - Carbon Disclosure Project

PRI Montreal Pledge

Climate Action 100+