More
    Home Asset Managers Alternative Investments

    Alternative Investments

    Bitterling Finds His Perfect Match

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Private equity firms are no longer exempt from the scrutiny of ESG-aware professional investors. Increasingly, they see the need to up their...

    Greener Ferries Set Sail With Help From M&G

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – UK based M&G Investments have agreed to lend NOK 1 billion to Fjord1, the largest and most environmentally-friendly ferry operating company...

    IIGCC Shines Light on PE Blind Spot

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) launched on 2 February new comprehensive guidance to help private equity on the...

    Summa Adds Billions to Private Equity 4.0

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Launched in 2016, Stockholm-based private-equity firm Summa Equity invests in companies contributing to solving the global challenges identified in the UN...

    Idun to Combine Growth with Sustainability

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Specialist growth-equity investor firm Verdane reported earlier this month that they are closing Idun I, Europe’s largest growth impact fund to date,...

    Kåpan Finds a Match in M&G Sustainable Loan Fund

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Dedicated sustainable options within the realm of private debt are few and far between. This week, the family got a little...

    Quantitative Asset Management and Epidemiology vs. Covid-19

    Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – All too often in asset management, an ESG approach is geared to pleasing investors, a cheap marketing stunt or just plain...

    Brummer Says No to Nuclear Weapons and Thermal Coal

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Stockholm-based hedge fund manager Brummer & Partners AB, whose flagship multi-strategy fund, Brummer Multi-Strategy (BMS), invests in nine independent hedge funds...

    Long, Short and Sustainable

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – One late-fall Stockholm afternoon, NordSIP had a chance to sit down with Arnaud Langlois (pictured), Portfolio Manager of the newly launched...

    SPP Real Estate wins GRESB Green Star 2018 Award

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – SPP Fastigheter AB (SPP Real Estate) and its management company Storebrand Fastigheter (Storebrand Real Estate) have been crowned European Best in...

    Pacific Hedge Fund Adds Green World Strategy

    Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Pacific Multi Asset, the Swedish multi-strategy hedge fund managed by Eric Strand, has made changes to its investment approach adding a new...

    Man Group Doubles Head for Responsible Investment

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, global active investment manager Man Group announced a new Co-Head of Responsible Investment. Jason Mitchell (pictured above), previously Sustainability...

    EMPEA Report Identifies PE Role in Boosting SDGs

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Private Equity’s Role in Delivering the SDGs: Current Approaches and Good Practice, a new report from EMPEA, the global industry association...

    Hedge Funds Increasingly Adopting RI: Report

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - From niche to mainstream: Responsible Investment and hedge funds, a new report from the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) and the...

    An Overlooked Approach to RI & Commodities

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - In contrast to public equities and an increasing number of asset classes, responsible investment is not yet particularly well defined in commodities....

    The Long and Short of Sustainable Hedge Funds

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - At this year's Nordic Hedge Award ceremony, which is held in Stockholm and rewards the best hedge funds included in the...

    European Utilities: the Long, the Short and the Green

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week, we had the opportunity to sit down over lunch with Eric Melloul, European utility specialist at New York-based Electron...

    Ethics of Shorting – Rooted in Capitalism and Democracy

    Stockholm (HedgeNordic) - For those of us who work with hedge funds on a day-to-day basis, going short is as natural a concept as...

    Swedes Commit to Impact Boutique

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - On December 11, Sonanz, a new boutique fund manager based in Munich, Germany, announced the launch of its first fund Sonanz...

    Nordic Capital takes sustainable stake in Nordax Bank

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Nordic Capital, the private equity investor with approximately €10bn in AUM focused on building stronger sustainable companies covering the Nordic region,...

    NEWSLETTER