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...

Man Group names Desmyter Head of Responsible Investment 

Man Group today announced the appointment of Steven Desmyter (pictured) as Head of Responsible Investment and Chair of Man Group’s Responsible Investment Committee. This...

Sustainable Emerging Market Fund Launch At East Capital

Stockhom (NordSIP) Today, East Capital announces the launch of East Capital Sustainable Emerging Markets. The fund's strategy is focused on investments in companies with sustainable...

Interview: Catella Sverige Aktiv Hållbarhet

Stockholm (NordSIP) - As previously reported by NordSIP, Catella, the Swedish financial advisory firm and asset manager with specialist expertise within property, fixed income...

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...

Environmental ETFs Surge on Trump Climate Abnegation

Stockholm (NordSIP) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s climate policies are predictably riling a good chunk of the civilized world, but ETF’s dedicated to environmentally...

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...

At HCP, CSR & ESG Two Sides Of The Same Coin

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Finnish global asset management firm Helsinki Capital Partners (HCP) is a company with a vision on a mission. With three funds under...

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...

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...

PRI Launches Hedge Fund ESG Due-Diligence Questionnaire

Stockholm (NordSIP / HedgeNordic) The UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), the global body with the mandate to promote global responsible investment, has launched the...

Catella Upgrades Equity Fund To Active Sustainability

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Catella, the Swedish financial advisory firm and asset manager with specialist expertise within property, fixed-income and equities, has changed the name...

Infranode Invests SEK 100M in Renewable Energy Firm Eneo

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Infranode, the Sweden-based investment platform with a focus on long-term investments in infrastructure in the Nordics, has announced it has invested...

AXA IM To Divest €177 million From Coal

Stockholm (NordSIP) - AXA Investment Managers announced Tuesday (April 25) its intention to divest €177 million from its fixed income portfolios as a consequence...

“Shower of the Future” Receives Zennström Boost

Stockholm (NordSIP) - As previously reported, Niklas Zennström, cofounder and former CEO of Skype and one of the world’s foremost “Angel Investors” via his $1...

Sustainability As A Factor in High Yield Portfolios

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Many investors continue to believe that inclusion of sustainability criteria costs performance and should not play a role in the decision...

MSCI ESG Metrics Addresses Data Issues Measuring ESG Risk

New York – April 6, 2017 – MSCI Inc.  announced today the launch of MSCI ESG Metrics, provided by MSCI ESG Research LLC. This...

ESG Integration in Short Selling

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Portfolio managers of Appleseed Capital, a Chicago based  asset manager, published a white paper on "ESG Integration in Short Selling." In...

Swedfund in East Africa Renewable Energy Initiative

Stockholm (NordSIP) Swedfund, the Swedish state-owned development financier which provides funding, expertise and financial support for investments in emerging markets in Africa, Asia, Latin...

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