Första AP-fonden is one of five AP funds managing and ensuring the long-term stability of the Swedish income pension system. We offer an international environment with a global portfolio with holdings in various asset classes including equities, fixed income, real estate, infrastructure, private equity and hedge funds, with a total portfolio value of approximately SEK 355 billion. We believe in long-term, responsible and sustainable investing and exercise active ownership. Our workforce consists of more than 65 professionals with a diversity of backgrounds, ages and nationalities. Their commitment and competence is key for our success and crucial for retaining the trust of our principals, the Swedish Parliament and Swedish pensioners. In effort to stay an attractive employer, we are committed to attracting and retaining talent that are motivated by high ambitions and a knowledge-oriented work environment and at the same time continuously focusing on supporting and encouraging employee development.
About the internship
As an intern at AP1, you will be part of the Tactical allocation group, working close with the Quantitative analytics team on visualizing the fund’s portfolio. Parallel with your assignment you will have the opportunity to learn more about our asset management and different asset classes.
What you will be doing:
Learning more about systematic asset management
Improve the way we learn from data
Teaching us about design best practices
Evolving our development practices and environments
Developing and integrating a bespoke way of using data for decision making
Your main project will be to design and build a web-application to visualize and monitor our systematic equities portfolio. Our end goal is to have a portal accessible for all the stakeholders, with quick status reports as well as more in-depth analytics capabilities. Throughout the whole internship the quantitative analysts will be supporting you with data and calculations.