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...

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...

Schroders most responsible according to ShareAction

Stockholm (NordSIP) According to ShareAction, the UK-based charity focused on responsible investments, Schroder Investment Management deserves the place of most responsible institutional asset manager...

Skype Founder On Lookout For Sustainable Start-ups

Stockholm (NordSIP) Skype founder Niklas Zennström is betting on a  convergence of the future of the tech industry with the preservation of  the environment...

Women-Led Hedge Funds Outperform, Despite Prejudice

  Stockholm (HedgeNordic) The HFRI Women Index has returned an average of 4.4% over the past 5 years, outperforming the 4.2% return of the HFRI...

Lombard Odier launches climate bond fund with AIM

Stockholm (NordSIP) Lombard Odier Investment Managers have launched a new bond fund, the Global Climate Bond Fund, with the objective of combating climate change....

Mobilising the industry for a positive environmental impact

Adam Sweidan, CIO of Aurum Funds, discusses the Hedge fund industry’s potential to be a genuinely positive force for environmental change. Introduction For the majority of...

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