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...

AP4 supports the global environmental initiative TPI

The Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (AP4), supports the Transition Pathways Initiative (TPI) together with 12 other leading international asset owners (including its sister...

Invitation: ESG Seminar, Stockholm February 14

Thomson Reuters welcomes you to this unique opportunity for asset and fund managers, senior pension fund executives and corporate governance specialists to learn more...

Corporate Governance – In Finland and the Nordics

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) - The nordic region often punches above its weight when it comes to various global lifestyle and economic rankings. For its size,...

Sustainable Investing in the Nordics: A Short Introduction

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – In a series of articles over the coming months leading up to its special report in October, HedgeNordic examines SRI/ESG implementation,...

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