responsAble Agriculture Debt Fund Launches

Stockholm (NordSIP) – responsAbility, the $3 billion Swiss investment boutique, has launched a private debt fund focused on sustainable agriculture in developing and emerging...

Killing Sustainability Myths at SR

Stockholm (NordSIP) – “If you want to reduce our carbon footprint, look to the stock exchange,” says Swedbank Robur CEO Liza Jonson in the...

Captor’s Offers new Green Bond Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) – On July 2, the Swedish-based asset manager Captor launched Captor Dahlia Green Bond, an actively managed fixed income fund with a...

CPH hosts WHO NCD Conference to Spur Investment

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The World Health Organisation (WHO) is holding a conference on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in Copenhagen this week (April 9-11) to spur...

Nordics Rank Best in SDGs, DWS finds

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On April 10, DWS, formerly known as Deutsche Asset Management and one of the world's largest asset management houses with €700...
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Swedbank Robur Launches Global Impact Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedbank Robur launches Global Impact, an equity fund focused on companies that contribute to meeting the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals...

Norway $1tn SWF on Cusp of Unlisted Investing

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Norway’s ruling Conservative Party voted Saturday to allow the country’s $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund to invest in unlisted renewable projects,...

Danske Fund Hits #3 on Morningstar SWE Sustainability List

Stockholm (NordSIP) The Danske Invest European Corporate Sustainable Bond Fund placed third in Morningstar’s annual ranking of funds with the highest sustainability value in...

Nordic Countries Top SDG Index

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway are ranked in the top 10 of the SDG Index in the new 2018 edition of...

First ESG-Compliant Index Launched at Nasdaq Stockholm

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On July 9, Nasdaq Nordic launched the OMX Stockholm 30 ESG Responsible Index, an ESG-compliant version of its OMXS30 European index,...

Watch for the Cloud: Green Efficiencies Ahead

Stockholm (NordSIP) - For decades, information technologies have increasingly dominated our cultural direction. From the telephony to the radio, from television to the internet,...

Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance Includes Two Nordic Banks

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On June 13, the European Commission announced the composition of the Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, following the Action Plan...

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...

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...

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...

The Missing Middle: DK Pension Companies and Human Rights

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A report from Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke, a Danish human rights organisation, is taking Danish pension funds to task for being involved with...

Nordea Launches Green Loan Programme

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Nordea has launched a green loan programme, an initiative that means it will provide loans to promote sustainable investments amongst SME’s...

Google, Apple, FB Threaten DK Emissions Reductions

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The proposal presented by the Danish government in April to meet Paris Agreement CO2 emission reduction targets is being threatened by...

Storebrand Chief: A “True Shift” in Sustainability

Stockholm (NordSIP) – “I have never seen a group of funds grow at this rate before,” Storebrand Asset Management CEO Jan Erik Saugestad exclaims....

Norway SWF Invests in Banks Tied to War Crimes, Report Suggests

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Norwegian Sovereign Wealth oil Fund has been investing in Israeli banks that finance war crimes, according to a new report...

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