Kesko Sets SBTi Targets In Green Investment Bid

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Kesko, the Finnish retail company, has set ambitious science-based emission targets for its operations and supply chain, in part to provide...

AP7 Divests From Alleged Paris Accord Violators

Stockholm (NordSIP) – AP7, the largest pension fund in Sweden providing pensions to 3.5 million Swedish citizens, announced last week it is divesting itself...

Vasakronan To Receive €200m for Green Buildings from EIB

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Vasakronan, the Swedish real estate company, is slated to receive EUR 200 million from the European Investment Bank (EIB) for the...

Nordics Top Global Cleantech Innovation Index

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Global Cleantech Innovation Index (GCII), which is published by the Cleantech Group, has named Denmark, Finland and Sweden as the...

Sustainable Emerging Market Fund Launch At East Capital

Stockhom (NordSIP) Today, East Capital announces the launch of East Capital Sustainable Emerging Markets. The fund's strategy is focused on investments in companies with sustainable...

At HCP, CSR & ESG Two Sides Of The Same Coin

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Finnish global asset management firm Helsinki Capital Partners (HCP) is a company with a vision on a mission. With three funds under...

“Nordic Solutions To Global Challenges” Initiative Launched

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Meeting in Bergen, Norway under the umbrella of the Nordic Council of Ministers, Prime Ministers Stefan Löfven of Sweden, Lars Løkke...

Denmark Invests In Kenya Local SDG Projects

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Denmark has committed an investment of KSh 15 billion (roughly USD 145 million) to the Kenyan market, with half of the...

Catella Upgrades Equity Fund To Active Sustainability

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Catella, the Swedish financial advisory firm and asset manager with specialist expertise within property, fixed-income and equities, has changed the name...

Infranode Invests SEK 100M in Renewable Energy Firm Eneo

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Infranode, the Sweden-based investment platform with a focus on long-term investments in infrastructure in the Nordics, has announced it has invested...

Swedfund Sells Share In Nairobi Women’s Hospital

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Swedfund, the Swedish government’s development financier offering financing, expertise and financial support for investments in emerging markets with the objective of...

Nordic Development Fund Approves AFRI-RES Climate Funding

Stockholm (NordSIP) The Nordic Development Fund (NDF), the joint multilateral development finance institution comprising Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden which adheres to and...

Nordea’s Beslik Joins World Economic Forum Expert Network

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Nordea’s Head of Sustainable Finance Sasja Beslik will be joining the World Economic Forum’s Expert Network, which is comprised of over...

Norway Sovereign Wealth Fund Stumbles On Green Measure

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Opposition lawmakers have been lobbying the Norwegian government to allocate 5% - roughly $46 billion – of its $873 billion sovereign...

Finland and China Strengthen Mutual Sustainability Objectives

Stockholm (NordSIP) The establishment of a “future-oriented new type of cooperative partnership” was confirmed by Finland and China Wednesday that will include sustainability measures,...

DNB Pulls Out From Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

Stockholm (NordSIP) DNB, the largest bank in Norway, has ended its involvement in the Dakota Access oil pipeline by selling its shares. The bank...

Danish Pension Funds Join UNPRI

Stockholm (NordSIP) – JØP, the Danish professional fund which covers lawyers and economists, and DIP, which covers engineers, have both signed up to the...

Swedfund in East Africa Renewable Energy Initiative

Stockholm (NordSIP) Swedfund, the Swedish state-owned development financier which provides funding, expertise and financial support for investments in emerging markets in Africa, Asia, Latin...

Nasdaq Nordic & Baltic Exchanges Launch ESG Reporting Guide

Stockholm (NordSIP) An Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) reporting guide was launched today (March 23) by Nasdaq’s Nordic and Baltic exchanges. The exchanges...

Al Gore and Johan Rockström Address AP Fonderna SRI Seminar

Stockholm (NordSIP) AP Fonderna’s Ethics Council celebrates 10 years of  existence in 2017 and held a well-attended seminar at IVA in Stockholm  on Monday...

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