PensionDanmark wins IPE “Fund of the Year”

Stockholm (NordSIP) - PensionDanmark, one of the largest pension funds in Europe with €30.1 billion in AUM and serving 700,000 members, has been awarded...

Storebrand Throws Gauntlet to Coal Investors

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Yesterday, November 16, Storebrand announced ten new exclusions from its $80 bilion assets under management. The largest private pension provider in...

Tax Transparency New Central RI Theme at Sampension

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sampension, the third largest pension company in Denmark, has decided to make the tax transparency of multinational corporations an independent theme...

AP1 appoints Hermes in Global HY diversification

Stockholm (NordSIP) - AP1 (Första AP-Fonden), the first of the five buffer funds in the Swedish national income pension scheme, has appointed U.K. institutional...

NIB Allocates €63m To Uppsala Sustainable Projects

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has signed a 25-year loan programme worth €63 million (SEK 600 million) with the Swedish city...

NIB in €25m Lithuania Investment, CDB Agreement

Stockholm (NordSIP) – In a one-two news punch this week, the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) invested €25 million in a Lithuanian green bond issuance...

Swedfund Invests $10m in Asia Renewable Energy Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Swedfund, the Swedish development financier providing funding, expertise and support for investments in emerging markets, has invested $10 million in Berkeley...

New NEFCO Investment Agreement Enters Into Force

Stockholm (NordSIP) – NEFCO, the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation, has announced the entering into force of a framework agreement signed by its five member...

Swedfund Invests in Nagpur Green Transportation Initiative

Stockholm (NordSIP) Together with automotive industry manufacturer Scania and a local Indian partner, Swedfund, the state-owned Swedish development financier providing funding, expertise and support...

AP7 Divests From Alleged Paris Accord Violators

Stockholm (NordSIP) – AP7, the largest pension fund in Sweden providing pensions to 3.5 million Swedish citizens, announced last week it is divesting itself...

PRI DDQ Converting Hedge Funds, One Step at a Time

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The PRI association held an event today (Tuesday, June 20) in Stockholm to promote the launch of a dedicated ESG due...

Sweden’s AP Funds Forge Ahead on Sustainable Investing

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sweden’s cluster of AP buffer pension funds has been forging ahead with sustainable progressive investments, an overview from Investments & Pensions...

AP2 Invests USD 50m in TPG’s Rise Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) AP2, Sweden’s Second AP pension fund with SEK 300 billion in AUM, has invested USD 50 million in The Rise Fund, a...

AP4 To Further Expand Sustainability Reach

Stockholm (NordSIP) - AP4, the Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, is looking to integrate ESG even further into its investment strategy, CEO Niklas Ekvall...

ITF Report: Pension Funds Make RI Progress, Work Remains

Stockholm (NordSIP) - A newly published report from the International Transport Worker’s Federation (ITF): Who’s Responsible? Pension Funds and Respect for Workers’ Rights –...

Bolmstrand: Climate Impact on Cash Flows “Underestimated”

Stockholm (NordSIP) - “ESG adds an additional layer into the analysis of portfolio companies and it enhances returns. It is having a profound effect...

UNPRI, UNGC Call For Sustainable Corp. Pensions Industry

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In the run-up to Earth Day on April 22, the UNPRI and the UN Global Compact has issued a call-to-action to...

PKA excludes energy companies resistant to change

Stockholm (NordSIP) PKA has recently divested from five Canadian oil companies, bringing the total number of fossil fuel-related firms it has excluded from its...

RI Performance of European Asset Managers

Stockholm (NordSIP) - ShareAction has evaluated and ranked the responsible investment (RI) performance of major institutional investors every year since 2006. These benchmarking studies...

Norway Sovereign Wealth Fund Stumbles On Green Measure

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Opposition lawmakers have been lobbying the Norwegian government to allocate 5% - roughly $46 billion – of its $873 billion sovereign...

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