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...

Norway, Unilever Launch Climate Resilience Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Norway has teamed up with Unilever to commit USD400mn in public-private funding towards building resilience to climate change in vulnerable countries...

Global Faith Alliance to tackle Sustainable Investing

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A new global alliance aimed at shifting billions of dollars of faith-based investments into initiatives supporting sustainable development and the environment...

Trials and triumphs of sustainable innovation with IDPM

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Sustainable entrepreneurs Nigel and Fiona Grier, Co-founders of the Singapore-based Integrative Design & Project Management, an interdisciplinary engineering, design and project...

Finance Meets Charity at Impact

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Here in Stockholm, but also in the rest of Europe, sustainability is definitely a hot topic right now. But for those...

The Impact of a Triple Jump

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Triple Jump, the Netherlands-based impact-focused investment management company providing responsible investment opportunities in developing countries, was impossible to miss at last...

DK FSI to Shine, But Finance Law Disappoints

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Africa as a possibility for Danish investors with the right competences and a good dose of risk appetite is a win-win...

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