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...

Skype Founder On Lookout For Sustainable Start-ups

Stockholm (NordSIP) Skype founder Niklas Zennström is betting on a  convergence of the future of the tech industry with the preservation of  the environment...

Green Bonds Amid Expansion For Nordea Asset Management

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Nordea Asset Management is to drastically expand its staff following a highly successful 2016 in which it saw its AUM rise...

Returns on Sustainable Investment for Church of Sweden

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Church of Sweden reported SEK 628 million in returns for 2016, a 9.3% increase grounded in part in its sustainable...

Wind energy: a hedge against peaks in oil demand?

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Statoil, the Norwegian majority state-owned oil giant, is committing to increase its investment in renewables to between 15% and 20% of...

Ulrika Bergman new Nobel Foundation CIO

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Today, the Nobel Foundation announced the appointment of Ulrika Bergman (pictured) as its new chief investment officer. Bergman joins Nobelstifelsen from SEBInvestment Management where she headed...

NBIM in third tranche of coal exclusions

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Norges Bank Investment Management, which manages investments of the giant Government Pension Fund Global continues to eliminate has decided to exclude 10...

Alecta appoints sustainability manager

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish pension scheme Alecta, one of the largest in Europe, has appointed Carina Silberg (pictured) as overall sustainability manager. In order to...

The Sustainable Asset Owner

Stockholm (NordSIP) - While some investors consider sustainability a “nice to have”, Folksam, one of Sweden’s largest insurance companies, has chosen a more radical...

Summa Equity closes first fund at SEK 4.5 billion

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Summa Equity, a young private equity manager based in Stockholm and Oslo, just announced the closing of its first fund at...

BlueBay launches ESG HY fund suiting Norwegian PKH

Stockholm (NordSIP) - London based hedge fund giant BlueBay has partnered withNorwegian pension fund PKH and consultancy Mercer to establish a new high yield fund that...

SPP continues to expand in sustainable real estate management

Stockholm (NordSip) - After investing approximately SEK 3 billion in properties in 2016, the Swedish insurance and pension company SPP has reiterated its commitment...

Swesif publishes updated sustainability declaration

Stockholm (NordSip) - After one year of development, the Swedish sustainable investment forum (Swesif) has published a new version of its sustainability declaration for...

Controversial weapons manufacturer re-admitted at NBIM

Stockholm (NordSIP) -Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), Norway's sovereign wealth fund, decided to lift the exclusion of Raytheon after 12 years, reports Investment &...

Investing into the paradigm shift in energies

Stockholm (NordSip) - Through its CB Save Earth Fund, Stockholm-based CB Fonder have invested into sectors poised to benefit from structural environmental changes since...

Nordea Breaks Inflows Record – wins ESG process award

Stockholm (NordSip) - Nordea Asset Management scored its highest level of inflows in 2016, according to Q4 and yearly figures made available today. “Fee...

Storebrand/SPP: World’s Most Sustainable Insurance Group

Stockholm (Nordsip) - Corporate Knights, “the magazine for clean capitalism”, a publication focused on promoting Economic, Social and corporate Governance, named Norwegian Storebrand/SPP the...

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