“Nordic Pavilion” at COP24

Stockholm (NordSIP) – For several years, the Nordic countries have arranged common activities at the COP climate negotiations under the auspices of...

First Danish Fund Receives Nordic Swan Ecolabel

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Nykredit Invest Bæredygtige Aktier (NI Sustainable Shares) has become the first Danish investment fund to receive the Nordic Swan Ecolabel green...

PensionDanmark, AP4 Take Home IPE Awards

Stockholm (NordSIP) – PensionDanmark has been awarded the Investment & Pensions Europe prize for “European Pension Fund of the Year” for the second...

BlueOrchard launches UCITS Impact Bond Fund

The following is a press release from BlueOrchard: BlueOrchard launches UCITS Impact Bond Fund to address UN Sustainable Development Goals in emerging markets Zurich, 10 December...

BlueOrchard Acquires Stake in “Gold Standard” SustainCERT

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Global impact investment manager BlueOrchard Finance Ltd has acquired a minority stake in SustainCERT, a social enterprise committed to mainstreaming credible...

Engel Named DK Special Envoy to UN to Secure Investment

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Former Vestas CEO Ditlev Engel was appointed Monday (December 3rd) as Denmark’s Special Envoy for Climate and Energy in view of...

Blockchain Tech to Scale up Green Debt Market

Stockholm (NordSIP) The Green Assets Wallet (GAW), a blockchain-based platform innovation and collaboration of leading capital market actors, green finance experts and technology innovators...

World Bank Group Announces $200 billion for Climate Action

The World Bank has issued the following press release: Funding for 2021-2025 includes a significant boost for adaptation and resilience Washington DC - 3 December, 2018...

AP Investments Bill Signed into Law

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Swedish Riksdag (parliament) has pushed through the government’s proposal to ease regulation on the investment processes of Swedish pension buffer...

A Swedish Letter to Argentina

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, ahead of the G20, which will take place in Argentina, Alecta's Magnus Billing, SPP Fonder's Åsa Wallenberg, AP7's Richard...

Storebrand Tightens Coal Investment Criteria

Oslo (Press Relsease) - The world’s climate leaders will meet in Katowice, Poland for the COP24 (Conference of the Parties) next week to discuss...

Impact in Focus over Lunch in Copenhagen

NordSIP (Copenhagen) – On a dark and wet Thursday in November, NordSIP invited a group of influential Danish institutional investors to listen to four...

How Accurate is ESG Data?

ESG Indices help to mitigate and assess the risk of companies against ESG factors and helps socially responsible investors to navigate around ESG risks....

Eurosif 2018 Study Finds Sustained SRI Growth

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Eurosif, the European Sustainable Investment Forum, this week published its 2018 Eurosif Market Study, the 8th such edition, revealing sustained growth...

ATP Chief Resigns Amid Tax Controversy

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Christian Hyldahl, the chief executive of Denmark’s €104 billion pension fund ATP, has announced his departure following a mushrooming tax-avoidance scandal...

New Banking Service to Track Individual Carbon Footprint

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Doconomy, a new startup founded by sustainable investment alumni from SPP and Ålandsbanken, is preparing to launch ‘DO’, a banking service...

Google Invests $700m in Sustainable DK Data Centre

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Google has made the decision to invest almost $700 million (DKK 4.5bn) in a data centre in Fredericia, Denmark, thanks to...

ESG Ratings Progress for DK C25 Companies

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Danish OMX Copenhagen 25 companies have made considerable progress in global ESG rating agencies rankings over the past year, it has...

Sydinvest Launches Morningstar Benchmark ESG Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Sydinvest, the Danish investment association specialising in high-yield bonds and emerging markets, last week launched Sydinvest Morningstar Global Markets Sustainability Leaders,...

Can Asset Owners Achieve a 100% ESG Portfolio?

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The TBLI Conference Nordic 2018 was held November 8-9 at Nasdaq’s premises in Stockholm. With over 200 attendants from around the...
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