Engaging With Alternative Managers

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In preparation of a featured editorial for NordSIP's sister site HedgeNordic, we had the opportunity to interview Martin Källström, Head of...

Green Fund to Help Scale DK Sustainable Detergent

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Denmark’s Green Investment Fund (Danmarks Grønne Investeringsfond) has decided to finance EcoClean Nordic, a Danish startup company that has developed a...

AP7 in Rio Tinto Shareholder Climate Resolution

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A shareholder resolution co-filed by Swedish National Pension Fund AP7 calling for improved governance over global mining company Rio Tinto’s membership...

New Emerging Impact Fund Investment at AP1

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Swedish state-driven pension fund AP1 just announced that a fruitful collaboration with BlackRock has led to an investment in the...

Alecta in Impact Fund and Green Bonds

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, Dutch asset manager NN Investments announced the first close of a USD 250 million (€205 million) impact fund, in...

Show me the Data

Stockholm (NordSIP) - A few weeks ago, NordSIP met with Lars Erik Mangset, Senior Advisor for Responsible Investment at the Norwegian-based KLP Asset Management....

AP Funds Caught in the Fire of Nuclear Weapons

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish daily Dagens Nyheter (DN) published a story arguing that the Swedish state pension AP funds have not excluded some companies...

EIB in €40m Finland Chemicals R&D Investment

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The European Investment Bank (EIB) last week signed a €40 million loan with Kemira Oyj, a global chemicals company headquartered in...

Norway $1tn SWF on Cusp of Unlisted Investing

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Norway’s ruling Conservative Party voted Saturday to allow the country’s $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund to invest in unlisted renewable projects,...

From Denmark to Africa and Back

Stockholm (NordSIP) - As we look for best practices within the sustainability teams of some of the most influential pension funds in the Nordics,...

Driving Sustainability From Within

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Alecta is one Sweden's largest pension funds. It manages SEK 800 billion on behalf of 2.4 million private customers and 34,000...

DGI Fund Green Investments Total €75m in 2017

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Danmarks Grønne Investeringsfond (DGI, the Danish Green Investment Fund) spent €75 million on a total of 21 green projects in 2017,...

NIB Signs €110m Water Management Loan with Boliden

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has signed a long-term loan agreement of €110 million with the Swedish mining and smelting company...

Swedfund Invests in Nigerian Agriculture, Economic Recovery

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Swedish development financier Swedfund is committing a $10 million investment to Access Bank, one of the leading banks in Nigeria, for...

EU Commission Invests €34m in DK, SE Nature Packages

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The European Commission approved a €98.2 million investment package last week (February 9) to support the European transition to a low-carbon,...

NIB, DBSA Launch €95m Infrastructure Loan Facility

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) is cooperating with the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) to launch a €95 million loan...

Swedfund Aims to Develop Cambodian Microfinance

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish development financier Swedfund is making a loan of $15 million to Prasac Microfinance, Cambodia’a largest microfinance company, for on-lending to...

NIB Finances Solna Sustainable Life Science Centre

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has made an 8-yr loan of SEK 800 million to Hemsö Fastighets AB, the Swedish property...

A new Take on Fiduciary Duty

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In the context of the publication of the High-Level Expert Group (HLEG) on Sustainable Finance's final report, Magnus Billing, CEO at...

ERDF Rainfall Investment for Danish Municipality

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The municipality of Odense in Denmark is to receive DKK 12 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) for two...

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