2019

May

PensionDanmark invests in renewable energy in growth economies

PensionDanmark has given an investment commitment of USD 250m to Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ New Markets Fund.

2018

December

European award to PensionDanmark’s CEO

PensionDanmark’s CEO was awarded Outstanding Industry Contribution.

December

European Pension Fund of the Year

PensionDanmark was awarded European Pension Fund of the Year – for the fourth time.

2017

December

Growth in assets under management

The more than 700,000 members achieve a collected pension balance of 230 bn DKK.

November

European Award to PensionDanmark

IPE awards PensionDanmark as the European Pension Fund of the Year.

September

PensionDanmark teams up with A.P. Moller Holding in new Africa infrastructure fund

 

In collaboration with A.P. Møller Holding PensionDanmark commits USD 550m in total to the new infrastructure fund, Africa Infrastructure Fund I.

January

PensionDanmark’s advisory bus hits the road

PensionDanmark’s new advisory bus visit members and companies with good advice on their pension scheme and health care programme.

2016

June

High growth in assets under management

The members achieve a collected pension balance of 200 bn DKK.

2015

September

PensionDanmark invests in UK’s largest rolling stock company

PensionDanmark expands its infrastructure portfolio with an investment in British Angel Trains.

2014

December

Investment in Africa’s first wind farm, Lake Turkana

The Danish Climate Investment Fund, which is co-founded by PensionDanmark, invests 87 million DKK of equity in the wind farm.

2012

October

PensionDanmark invests 6 bn DKK in a new infrastructure fund

PensionDanmark makes its first investment in Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners.

2010

August

PensionDanmark invests 0.7 bn DKK in Danish offshore wind turbines

Ørsted sells half of Nysted Offshore Wind Farm to PensionDanmark.

2009

April

Members switch to market returns

Life-long retirement savings are restructured to market returns, so that members monthly have the actual investment return added to their deposits.

2007

April

Increased contribution rate for the private sector

Collective agreement negotiations for the private sector conclude with an accord to raise the contribution rate to 12 percent.

2006

December

Rise in the number of members

The number of members tops 500,000.

May

Initiation of educational funds

PensionDanmark initiates the administration of educational funds.

2005

October

Members join the Health Scheme

PensionDanmark's Health Scheme is introduced to 50.000 members within the transport industry sector.

2004

May

First investment in an apartment complex

PensionDanmark makes its first real estate investment by purchasing a building site in Ørestad, Copenhagen.

2003

October

Access to the pension plan with digital signature

Members have the option of using "Digital Signature", an electronic identification card, to access their pension plan online.

2002

December

High growth in assets under management

Member's total balance in PensionSelskaberne reaches 25 bn DKK.

September

PensionSelskaberne changes their company name to PensionDanmark

APK Pension merges with PKS Pension and B&T Pension merges with HTS Pension. PensionSelskaberne changes their company name to PensionDanmark.

2001

August

PensionsInfo is established

Pensionsinfo, a website with the purpose of giving members an overview of their pension plans, is created in collaboration with ATP and Industriens Pension.

2000

July

Increase in the contribution rate for the DA-sector

Collective agreement negotiations lead to an increase in the contribution rate from 5.3 percent to 9 percent over a four-year period.

1999

May

Members are able to access their own pension details online

Members are given the opportunity to access their own pension details on pension.dk.

1998

December

Strong growth in assets

Collected member assets total 10 bn DKK.

1996

December

Launch of Pension.dk

PensionSelskaberne is the first pension company in Denmark to make a website - pension.dk.

1995

December

The number of members in PensionsSelskaberne tops 300,000

The pension schemes administered by PensionSelskaberne total 300.000. The staff consists of 10 employees overall.

1994

December

The members achieve a pension balance of 1 bn DKK.

The collected pension balance of the members reaches 1 bn DKK.

1993

September

The first payable contributions at 0.9 percent

On 1 January 1993, the first payable contributions to the pension schemes for private sector employees are made to B&A Pension, HTS Pension and B&T Pension.

1992

May

PensionSelskaberne is founded

 

PensionSelskaberne is established as an administration-cooperation for PKS, B&A, HTS and B&T Pension.

1991

May

1991: Pension contribution rate becomes integral to collective agreement negotiations

As a result of collective agreement negotiations, it is decided that the pension contribution rate for the DA (Dansk Arbejdsgiverforening) - and SALA (Sammenslutningen af Landbrugets Arbejdsgiverforeninger) sector should be 0.9 percent, effective from 1 January 1993.

1990

April

PKS Pension is launched with 30.000 municipally employed members

On 1 April 1990, PKS Pension is launched with 30.000 municipally employed members in KAD and SiD.

1987

September

Trialogues discussing increased private saving

Agreement about Labour Market Pensions to increase the private savings.

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