LuxFLAG Adds Green Bond Label

Stockholm (NordSIP) - LuxFLAG, the Luxembourg Finance Labelling Agency, has added a Green Bond label with funds investing in green bonds (instruments employed to...

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...

Vasakronan To Receive €200m for Green Buildings from EIB

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Vasakronan, the Swedish real estate company, is slated to receive EUR 200 million from the European Investment Bank (EIB) for the...

Nordics Top Global Cleantech Innovation Index

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Global Cleantech Innovation Index (GCII), which is published by the Cleantech Group, has named Denmark, Finland and Sweden as the...

La Française on a mission in Stockholm

Stockholm (NordSip) – Laurent Jacquier-Laforge, Chief Investment Officer Equity at the French asset manager La Française met with NORDSip in Stockholm to talk about...

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...

ESG Investing to Confront Climate Change

Nearly 200 nations agreed in Paris in 2015 to take steps to limit the increase of the global average temperature to no more than...

SPP Fossil-Free Funds Raise SEK 10b

Stockholm (NordSIP) Swedish Insurance and Pension company SPP has attracted close to SEK 10 billion since the launch one year ago of its PLUS...

Saving the Environment and Improving Your Portfolio with Real Estate

Buildings account for about a third of total carbon emissions globally. This presents a real opportunity for investors who seek to maintain a diversified...

Denmark Invests In Kenya Local SDG Projects

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Denmark has committed an investment of KSh 15 billion (roughly USD 145 million) to the Kenyan market, with half of the...

BMO To Divest All Fossil Fuel Holdings

Stockholm (NordSIP) - BMO Global Asset Management, the global investment manager with US$230 billion in AUM, announced Monday that all the funds within its...

Trump Delays Paris Decision Following Investor G7 Appeal

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The administration of U.S. president Donald Trump has delayed a much-anticipated decision on whether to withdraw from the 2015 Paris accord,...

Nordic Development Fund Approves AFRI-RES Climate Funding

Stockholm (NordSIP) The Nordic Development Fund (NDF), the joint multilateral development finance institution comprising Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden which adheres to and...

NN Euro Green Bond Fund Certified By LuxFLAG

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The NN (L) Euro Green Bond fund, the fund issued by NN Investment Partners (NN IP), has been awarded with the...

Amundi co-launches largest green bond fund with World Bank

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The French Asset Manager Amundi together with IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, have launched the largest green-bond fund...

ETC: Accelerated Transition to Low-Carbon Energy Needed

Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to a new report, Better Energy, Greater Prosperity from the Energy Transitions Commission (ETC), a grouping of chief executives, influencer...

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...

DNB Pulls Out From Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

Stockholm (NordSIP) DNB, the largest bank in Norway, has ended its involvement in the Dakota Access oil pipeline by selling its shares. The bank...

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