Sweden’s Largest Banks Continue Investments in Blacklisted Companies

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A new report from Amnesty International together with the Fair Finance Guide, Still Irresponsible Investments – a study of Swedish banks’...

Nordic Asset Owners Sign Tobacco-Free Finance Pledge

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Swedish pension fund AP4, Norway financial services company Storebrand AM and Danish pension fund Lægernes Pension are three Nordic asset owners...

DK rolls out new Renewable Energy Plan

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Danish government last week (April 26) presented its proposal for a new energy agreement to push Denmark in a greener...

Nordics Present Muted Response to EC Proposal

Stockholm (NordSIP) - August 23 was the deadline to publish comments on the acts adopted on May 24 by the European Commissions, in the...

Landshypotek Rings the Bell at Nasdaq

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Fresh from this morning, we received the first photos from Landshypotek's team ringing the bell for the listing of the first...

DK to Aid Bolivia Green Energy Transition

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Denmark is to invest DKK 300 million (€40m) in wind farms in Bolivia, the Danish foreign ministry has announced, as part...

KLP Excludes Canadian Oil Following Review

Stockholm (NordSIP) – KLP (Kommunal Landspensjonskasse), the largest life insurance company in Norway with NOK 641 billion in AUM, has excluded a further four...

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...

The Power of SDGs, Quants and Public Markets

Stockholm (NordSIP) – On her recent trip through the Nordics, we caught up with Kathryn McDonald, Head of Sustainable Investing at Rosenberg, which is...

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...

First Bond Fund to Receive Swan Label in Sweden

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On September 26, Pareto Asset Management obtained the Swan Ecolabel for its Global Corporate Bond fund. To qualify for the Swan...

DK Climate, Clean Air Initiative Unveiled

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The government of Denmark has rolled out its new climate and clean air initiative (Tuesday, October 9th) designed to put Denmark...

Advisory Board Named for Stockholm Sustainable Finance Center

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A new advisory board for the Stockholm Sustainable Finance Center (SSFC) was appointed today (September 20). Its members include managers from...

China’s Balancing Act: Consuming More While Cleaning Up The Environment

The following is a media advisory from Jupiter AM: Following a trip to China and Korea to visit Energy & Petrochemical companies, Colin Croft, Fund...

Bluewater Invests in Discontinuation of Bottled Water

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Sweden-based water-treatment company Bluewater announced last week that it has made a strategic minority investment in TAPP Water, a Spanish company...

DK Sustainable Real Estate Investor Awarded

PensionDanmark Wins IPE Real Estate Award with Sustainable Method Stockholm (NordSIP) – PensionDanmark received the IPE (Investment & Pensions Europe) award for Best Alternatives...

Iceland Exports Geothermal Solutions to PRC

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Iceland’s Arctic Green Energy Corporation signed a deal last week that will provide its clean geothermal heating solutions to Xiong’an, a...

BlackRock Introduces ESG Emerging Market Debt Suite

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Global asset manager BlackRock announces the launch of a series of UCITS Emerging Market Debt funds that integrate ESG factors, which...

High Returns for Sustainable Church Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Svenska Kyrkan (Sweden’s Church) national asset management branch made a profit of almost SEK 762 million in 2017, corresponding to a...

DK, Nordics Score High on Morningstar ESG Rating

Stockholm (NordSIP) – European markets are setting the global standard in terms of corporate sustainability, according to the new edition of the binnaual Morningstar...

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