New Job Openings for ESG Specialists

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Skandia has recruited Helena Hagberg, currently Special Advisor Sustainable Business at the Swedish Ministry of Finance to become its new Head...

Gothenburg world’s most sustainable city

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Gothenburg has been named “the most sustainable city in the world” as per the results of the annual Global Destination Sustainability...

The Weasel Coffee, Time & Innovation

(TBLI.org) From Robert's Radical Truths by Robert Rubinstein When did a coffee simply made stop becoming a morning beverage or a drink to enjoy with...

Finnfund invests in Cayman development fund, Paradise Papers reveal

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Finnfund, the Finnish state development financing agency, has invested €8mn in a Cayman Islands fund to finance agricultural development projects in...

Re-Define’s Kapoor Shakes Up TBLI

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sony Kapoor, Managing Director of the think tank Re-Define and currently strategy advisor to CDC group, the UK development finance institution,...

CDP’s Henningsson Joins Sustainability Consultants GES

CDP Nordics Project Manager Emma Henningsson has joined the sustainability consultancy Global Engagement Services (GES) International. Henningsson thereby leaves CDP (formerly Carbon Discloure Project), the...

Advancing Gender Equality, One Share at a Time

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Like many millennials, Sandra Bourbon, founder of Framtidsfeministen (in English - Future feminist), an organisation focused on gender equality, was looking...

U.S. Revising Paris Withdrawal? Not So Fast

Stockholm (NordSIP) - A flurry of speculation exploded over the weekend that the Trump administration is reassessing its exit from the Paris Climate Accord,...

Vontobel Between East and West

Stockholm (NordSIP) – When it comes to investment in renewable energy, some European funds are increasingly looking Eastward and to emerging markets. The reasons...

McCaffrey Awarded Stockholm Water Prize

Stockholm (NordSIP) - U.S. Professor Stephen McCaffrey, Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, California...

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,...

Gore & Bloomberg: Trump’s Climate Difficulties Ahead

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Several prominent U.S. business- and political figures are suggesting president Trump’s withdrawal of the United States from the Paris Climate Accord...

No Free Lunch, but… Envonet

Stockholm (NordSIP) - While there is no such thing as a free lunch, the launch of a useful free tool on the internet may...

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,...

Investors Worth $22tr Urge G20 To Stand By Paris Accord

Stockholm (NordSIP) – As the G20 prepares to gather in Hamburg this weekend (7-8 July), long-term institutional investors representing over $22 trillion in assets...

Lannebo’s Espelund Comments Pension Fund Regulation

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Lannebo Fonder’s founder and chairman Göran Espelund had an opinion or two on the theme of whether to further develop or...

“Nordic Solutions” To Match SDG Targets

Stockholm (NordSIP) “Nordic Solutions to Global Challenges”, the initiative launched last month by the leaders of the five Nordic countries at a meeting of...

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...

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...

Bloomberg Answers Trump Paris Decision with “America’s Pledge”

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has pledged USD 15 million to the United Nations and is gathering America’s top...

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