June 13, 2018 / 1:18 PM / in 3 months

Greenpeace stage protest at Swedish state pension fund

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Greenpeace activists on Wednesday hung a banner outside the state pension fund AP3’s office in Stockholm to protest investments in coal, oil and gas companies by Swedish state pension funds.

A Greenpeace banner is seen outside the offices of Swedish pension fund Tredje AP-Fonden, in Stockholm, Sweden, June 13, 2018. The banner reads, "Obey the law!" and "#MovetheMoney". REUTERS/Daniel Dickson

Such investments do not support environmentally sustainable development, Greenpeace said in a statement. The banner on the facade of the office building housing AP3 called for the funds to “obey the law” and to “move the money”.

($1 = 8.6125 Swedish crowns)

Reporting by Anna Ringstrom and Daniel Dickson, editing by Larry King

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