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    33 Nordic Institutions Endorse Climate Appeal Ahead of UN Summit

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - 587 investors with US$46 trillion in assets under management, signed a joint statement urging national governments to rapidly implement five priority policy...

    PFA Gains a Real Change Warrior

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Late last week, PFA confirmed in a short press release (in Danish) the rumours that Sasja Beslik, former head of sustainable...

    AP1 Seeds New Climate Change High Yield Fund

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Motivated by the increased incidence of extreme weather events, the rising threat they pose and the urgency underlined by the latest...

    AP3 Invests in Texas Timberland

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - AP3, the Third Swedish National Pension Fund and one of four funds that manage capital on behalf of the Swedish state...

    Varma & Ilmarinen: Bullish on ESG ETFs

    Insights from Finnish asset owners suggest that global ESG ETF trends are reflective of on-the-ground experience in the Nordic country.

    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...

    Council on Ethics: Engagement Update

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Tailings dams, created to store the waste products of mining operations, are some of the world’s largest engineered structures. Yet, they...

    UNJSPF Joins Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - At the beginning of July, the Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance gained its 27th member, as the United Nations Joint Staff Pension...

    PenSam Seeks Greener Risk Premia

    Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Danish pension fund PenSam has agreed with Nordea Asset Management on a €2.16 billion global equity risk premia mandate, which also...

    NBIM Highlights Shareholder Voting Challenges

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), the asset manager responsible for the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund, has published an analysis of shareholder...

    AP Funds Show Sustainability and Returns go Hand in Hand

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to their yearly reports, the First, Second, Third and Fourth AP Funds had aggregate earnings totalling SEK236 billion for 2019, equivalent...

    Managers Wanted for Half Billion € in Climate Strategies

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Ten French institutional investors have announced they are looking for asset managers that can manage three new European climate strategies worth...

    Norwegians Ditch G4S

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - On November 14, Norges Bank announced a decision to exclude G4S Plc “due to unacceptable risk that the company contributes to...

    How Länsförsäkringar Measures Carbon Footprint

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish mutual insurance giant Länsförsäkringar (LF) has recently published a comprehensive evaluation of its carbon footprint, as well as the results...

    Alecta Receives First ESG4Real Certification

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Alecta announced today that it was the first organisation in the world to be awarded an ESG4Real certification. ESG4Real is Alecta's...

    Länsförsäkringar Opens Kimono on Green Bond Investments

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish insurance group Länsförsäkringar announced the launch of a new and highly transparent window onto its green bond investments. A dedicated...

    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...

    IRRI Nordic Cut – Best Asset Owner

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - In this week's unveiling of the IRRI survey 2019's “Nordic Cut” come the results for the Best Asset Owner. Given the...

    CalSTRS Selects Hermes, Impax and Schroders

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - The California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) announced the selection of three new global equity investment managers - Hermes Asset Management,...

    responsAbility Welcomes Investment From Australian Pension Fund

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Christian Super, an Australian pension fund, takes a significant minority equity shareholding in responsAbility, one of the world's leading asset managers...

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