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    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...

    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...

    Sweden’s AP Funds Forge Ahead on Sustainable Investing

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sweden’s cluster of AP buffer pension funds has been forging ahead with sustainable progressive investments, an overview from Investments & Pensions...

    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,...

    Swedfund Invests $10m in Asia Renewable Energy Fund

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Swedfund, the Swedish development financier providing funding, expertise and support for investments in emerging markets, has invested $10 million in Berkeley...

    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...

    NN IP Wins Norwegian Impact Mandate

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - At the end of April, after a selection process that spanned from the beginning of the year through early March, Norway's...

    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...

    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...

    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 &...

    The 3 Epochs of Sustainable Investing

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – While most people and institutions realise that society needs to focus on ESG issues, many still find it difficult to know...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    Norwegian Government Pension Fund – Best Nordic Asset Owner (IRRI 2019,...

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - As the Government Pension Fund Global of Norway received top marks from global voters in the IRRI Survey 2019, NordSIP took...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    Swedfund Invests in Nigerian Agriculture, Economic Recovery

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Swedish development financier Swedfund is committing a $10 million investment to Access Bank, one of the leading banks in Nigeria, for...

    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...

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