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...

Beta Can Be Smart AND Responsible

Stockholm (NordSIP) - During a recent visit to Stockholm, Yves Choueifaty, CEO of the French smart-beta asset manager TOBAM, described the motivations behind the...

Green Star for SPP Real Estate Manager

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Today (September 12), GRESB, a global organisation related to real asset investments, awarded five stars and its highest grade "Green Star...

Öhman Global Hållbar Awarded 5th Star by Morningstar

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Öhman Investment Management’s global equity fund Öhman Global Hållbar A (Öhman Global Sustainable) was awarded the highest distinction from fund analyst...

FIM Launches “FIM Forest” Fund in Sweden

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Finnish Emerging Markets specialist FIM Asset Management is launching FIM Skog (“FIM Forest”) in Sweden this fall, a brand new fund...

Axelsson New Sustainability Chief at Swedbank Robur

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedbank Robur (Swedbank Asset Management), the wholly owned subsidiary of Swedbank and one of the largest mutual fund managers in Scandinavia,...

Is Trump Driving ESG Interest in the US?

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Based on its latest statistics, Morningstar notices that the usage of ESG data on its platform has quadrupled since President Trump's...

ECAF Kicks Off Annual Crowdfunding Research Seminars

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The European Centre for Alternative Finance (ECAF), the Utrecht University research centre that takes as its central objective to guide the...

Storebrand: Corporate Pension Funds Crucial To SDG’s

Stockholm (NordSIP) - “Unleashing corporate pension fund trillions is key to achieving the global goals and to secure long-term profitability,” according to Jan Erik...

IHS Markit: $950 Million Invested in SRI ETFs in 2016

Stockholm (NordSIP) – In its recent Corporate Sustainability Report 2016, Analytics Research Company IHS Markit has found that a record $950 million was invested...

La Française: Rise Of The SRI Phoenix

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The following is an opinion piece from Perrine Dutronc, Head of SAI Strategy at La Française, who reminds us just who...

Columbia Threadneedle: Why ESG Strategies Will Disappear

  Stockholm (NordSIP) - “ESG is going to go away eventually as an investment strategy and will just become part of a well managed company,...

Women, Millennials Transforming RI Focus– Calvert

Stockholm (NordSIP) - “Both millennial and female advisors anticipate an increase in responsible investing engagement with their clients.” So says Anthony Eames, Vice President...

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...

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