Svanen Holds ‘Fund Value Day’ to Promote Sustainable Funds

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Svanen, or the Nordic Swan Ecolabel, will hold a ‘Fund Value Day’ today (Wednesday February 21st) to encourage Swedes to choose...

Where Sustainability Meets Value

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week in Stockholm, we had a chance to meet David Osfield (left), manager of the Amity International Fund at London-based...

European Utilities: the Long, the Short and the Green

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, we had the opportunity to sit down over lunch with Eric Melloul, European utility specialist at New York-based Electron...

SPP to Add Europa Fund to Plus Concept Offerings

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In an interview with Realtid.se’s Sara Johansson late last year, SPP Fonder CEO Åsa Wallenberg spoke at length about the future...

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...

Ethics of Shorting – Rooted in Capitalism and Democracy

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) - For those of us who work with hedge funds on a day-to-day basis, going short is as natural a concept as...

Swedes Commit to Impact Boutique

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On December 11, Sonanz, a new boutique fund manager based in Munich, Germany, announced the launch of its first fund Sonanz...

Flying Sustainably on the Alpha Carpet

Stockholm (NordSIP) - There is more than one way to invest sustainably. In the spirit of illustrating the hard work of portfolio managers that...

Lyxor AM launches Equileap-tracked Gender Equality ETF

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Lyxor Asset Management Group, the Société Générale-owned European asset management specialist with €126.2bn in AUM, has launched an exchange-traded fund (ETF)...

The Next Step in Low-Carbon Investing

Stockholm (NordSIP) – During a recent visit to Stockholm, Meryam Omi, Head of Sustainability and Responsible Investment Strategy at Legal & General, met with...

Biggest Not Good Enough for SPP’s Lindahl

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Helena Lindahl is Senior Portfolio Manager, in charge of managing the Swedish asset manager SPP's green bond fund, the biggest such...

CDP names Sponda best Finnish environmental performer

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On October 30, CDP awarded its leadership level A- score to Finnish property investment company Sponda in its annual assessment. CDP,...

Storebrand launches Global ESG equity fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Storebrand Asset Management, the Norwegian financial services company with over NOK600bn in AUM, has launched Storebrand Global ESG, a global equity...

Nordic Capital takes sustainable stake in Nordax Bank

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Nordic Capital, the private equity investor with approximately €10bn in AUM focused on building stronger sustainable companies covering the Nordic region,...

New Report on Sustainability in Alternative Assets

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sustainability in Asset Management: The Knowledge Foundation’s Assessment of Alternative Assets, a new report written by NUWA Director Dr Emma Sjöstrom,...

Swedish Funds Awarded “Nordic Swan” Ecolabel

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The first so-called “Nordic swan”-labelled investment funds were presented at a conference in Stockholm Monday, with Swedish finance minister Per Bolund...

ESG Leaders in New Index Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On 4 October, Northern Trust Asset Management (NTAM) announced the launch of two new best-in-class ESG index funds, to track the...

Sustainability a No-Brainer for Infrastructure

Stockholm (NordSIP) - By definition, infrastructure is a long-term investment and investing with this type of horizon requires more than the usual financial analysis....

Enter Fonder Awarded SIFA Ethical Rating

Stockholm (NordSIP) Enter Fonder AB, the Swedish loan agency and asset manager, has opted to make all of its funds ethical, the entirety of...

Man Group Becomes PRI Signatory at Group Level

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Man Group, the active investment management firm, announced today (September 20) that it has become a signatory to the UN Principles...

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