Expanding Impact Through Fintech

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On August 30, Swiss-based impact boutique manager responsAbility announced the expansion of its fintech portfolio in Asia. One of the firm's...

AP7 Moves to Implement Green Mandates

Stockholm (NordSIP) – AP7, the largest pension fund in Sweden, is transferring €290 million from stocks deemed to be in violation of the Paris...
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One Key To Impact Investing: Start Big

by Devin Thorpe This article was first published in Forbes on May 22 2018, and is reproduced with the the author's permission. “I always focus on...

Microfinance Opportunity Opens for Swedish Investors

Stockholm (NordSIP) – BlueOrchard, a Swiss-based impact asset manager, recently obtained the permission from the Swedish FSA (Finansinspektionen) to market its Microfinance Fund to...

Clinker Company Invests DKK100m in Renewable Product

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Leca Danmark A/S, a Randers-based company that develops, produces and sells Leca light clinker, a stony residue building material made of...

Mistra Seeds M&G new Private Debt Launch

Stockholm (NordSIP) - M & G Investments launched a new fund this week, which primarily invests in private and illiquid debt which are targeted...

Alecta in Impact Fund and Green Bonds

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, Dutch asset manager NN Investments announced the first close of a USD 250 million (€205 million) impact fund, in...

Danish Managers Primed For ESG-Screened ETFs

Stockholm (NordSIP) – An increasing number of Danish asset managers are honouring the demand for sustainable investment products by developing digital investment solutions on...

EIB in €40m Finland Chemicals R&D Investment

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The European Investment Bank (EIB) last week signed a €40 million loan with Kemira Oyj, a global chemicals company headquartered in...

From Denmark to Africa and Back

Stockholm (NordSIP) - As we look for best practices within the sustainability teams of some of the most influential pension funds in the Nordics,...

Solar Park Attracts Local Investors

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Local investors in the Törneby Solpark (solar park) at the Kalmar Öland airport in Småland are discovering that solar energy is,...

DK to Provide Water Solutions to UAE

Stockholm (NordSIP) Denmark Environment and Food Minister Esben Lunde Larsen (V) led a delegation of 40 Danish business leaders to the United Arab Emirates...

EU Commission Invests €34m in DK, SE Nature Packages

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The European Commission approved a €98.2 million investment package last week (February 9) to support the European transition to a low-carbon,...

Swedfund Aims to Develop Cambodian Microfinance

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish development financier Swedfund is making a loan of $15 million to Prasac Microfinance, Cambodia’a largest microfinance company, for on-lending to...

P4G Green Growth Fund Open for Applications

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The new $4 million P4G Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030 Fund spearheaded by the Danish government opened...

Finland Spots Morocco Clean Energy Investment Opportunities

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Finnish Minister of Environment, Energy and Housing Kimmo Tiilikainen visited with Moroccan Minister of Energy, Mining and Sustainable Development Aziz Rabbah...

Denmark PM talks up P4G at WEF

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Speaking to CNBC’s Akiko Fujita at the World Economic Forum last week in Davos, Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen took...

Danish Fund Offers Ecological Investment

Stockholm (NordSIP) Several Danish ecological companies are deciding to invest in the spread of organic farming via a public offering made by Denmark’s Ecological...

Finland Invests in Joint-IFC Development Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - A joint fund, supporting renewable and clean energy solutions as well as climate projects in developing countries, has been set up...

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...
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