DK Pension Manager Invests in Biogas

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sampension, manager of pension schemes for employees of the Danish government and its municipalities, has become a central investor in Nature...

Beltoft: A Difficult Balance, but No Contradiction on RI

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The following is a translation of an article published in the Danish political magazine Altinget by Danish pension company Forsikring &...

Institutional Investors Turning to ESG, Survey Finds

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A new White Paper from Natixis Investment Managers on Institutional Investors published today (February 27th) has found that institutional investors are...

Gender Balance & Sustainable Investing: A Journey

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, NordSIP had the privilege of catching up with Barbara Krumsiek, board member at Arabesque, and ex-CEO of one of...

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...

HLEG Publishes Final Recommendations

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance (HLEG) published its final report Wednesday (January 31). Financing a Sustainable European Economy makes...

Solactive, Deutsche Launch European Sustainability Index

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Deutsche Bank has partnered with Frankfurt-based index provider Solactive to launch Solactive Sustainability Index Europe, an index specifically designed to track...

Petraeus: Successful Investment Depends on ESG

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In the UBS White Paper prepared for the World Economic Forum annual meeting 2018: Partnerships for the Goals – Achieving the...

ESG Trends to Watch in 2018

MSCI Head of ESG Research Linda-Eling Lee outlines the top five ESG trends to watch for 2018 in a blog post summarising a new...

Swedish Public Report: “To Promote Green Bonds”

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Statens Offtentliga Utredningar (SOU), the Swedish state public reports agency from committees appointed and convened by the Government of Sweden for...

Higher Scrutiny and Private Investments for Norway’s SWF

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund sought permission from the finance ministry to invest in unlisted companies. In parallel,...

Finnish Forestry’s Green Returns

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) - In the Nordics, forest ownership has been close to the people for centuries. As a matter of fact, a large majority...

Report: Financial Effects of ESG Integration

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Foundations of ESG Investing: How ESG Affects Equity Valuation, Risk and Performance (Part 1), a new report from MSCI, the provider...

Global Green Finance Index to Launch in 2018

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A Global Green Finance Index (GGFI) designed to encourage and develop financial services and centres to become greener will be published...

PRI finds Investment Consultants Lag on ESG

Stockholm (NordSIP) The UN Principles for Responsible Investment has published a new report, Working towards a sustainable financial system: investment consultant services review, which...

The Pressure is on for Greenhouse Gas Emitters

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On the second anniversary of the 2015 Paris Accord, 225 of the largest global investors with over $26.3 trillion in AUM...

“One Planet”: Promises and Perils

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The “One Planet” Summit held this week in Paris at the behest of France’s President Emmanuel Macron as a follow-up to...

AP Funds Make Top 25 List

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sweden’s AP Funds have been selected to the Bretton Woods II list of the 25 most responsible asset allocators in the...

Iceland Welcomes Brand New SIF

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Iceland SIF, the Iceland Sustainable Investment Forum, is nearing an official announcement following its establishment on November 13. Samtök um ábyrgar...

Green Indices Sprout Again

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sustainable indices has become a stepping stone for many portfolio managers aiming to integrate sustainable investment practices. Last week, NordSIP has...

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