DGI Fund Green Investments Total €75m in 2017

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Danmarks Grønne Investeringsfond (DGI, the Danish Green Investment Fund) spent €75 million on a total of 21 green projects in 2017,...

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...

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...

AP2 Invests USD 50m in TPG’s Rise Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) AP2, Sweden’s Second AP pension fund with SEK 300 billion in AUM, has invested USD 50 million in The Rise Fund, a...

Swedfund Invests in Nagpur Green Transportation Initiative

Stockholm (NordSIP) Together with automotive industry manufacturer Scania and a local Indian partner, Swedfund, the state-owned Swedish development financier providing funding, expertise and support...

NIB in €25m Lithuania Investment, CDB Agreement

Stockholm (NordSIP) – In a one-two news punch this week, the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) invested €25 million in a Lithuanian green bond issuance...

Pelle Pedersen Sets Off on Impact Quest

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Pelle Pedersen (Pictured left), Head of Responsible Investment at Danish pension manager PKA and one of the youngest yet most vocal...

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...

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...

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...

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 &...

AP2 Enhances ESG Integration in Asset Management

Stockholm (NORDSIP) - Sweden’s Second AP (Andra AP-fonden), the second national pensions buffer fund, has divested 10 more of the stocks it holds on...

AP1 appoints Hermes in Global HY diversification

Stockholm (NordSIP) - AP1 (Första AP-Fonden), the first of the five buffer funds in the Swedish national income pension scheme, has appointed U.K. institutional...

PKA excludes energy companies resistant to change

Stockholm (NordSIP) PKA has recently divested from five Canadian oil companies, bringing the total number of fossil fuel-related firms it has excluded from its...

NIB Allocates €63m To Uppsala Sustainable Projects

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has signed a 25-year loan programme worth €63 million (SEK 600 million) with the Swedish city...

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...

Nordea excluded Volkswagen but delays action on Fiat

Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to the Financial Times (FT), Nordea and other investment managers have taken their time to divest their holdings in the...

New NEFCO Investment Agreement Enters Into Force

Stockholm (NordSIP) – NEFCO, the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation, has announced the entering into force of a framework agreement signed by its five member...

AP1 aligns investments with UN’s sustainability goals

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Första AP-fonden (AP1), one of five buffer funds in the Swedish national income pension system, has expressed its intention to invest...

Swedish Pensions: the Year’s Greenest

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On 5 December, Stockholm-based insurance and savings intermediary Max Matthiessen published its yearly report on the sustainability of Swedish pension funds....

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