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    Nature NGOs Sound the Alarm After Nairobi Talks

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – As reported in NordSIP last week, the Fifteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity...

    Bonn Climate Conference Highlights North/South Divide

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - The two-week long Climate Change Conference organised in Bonn, Germany by the United Nations came to a close last week to...

    The Culmination of IPCC’s Scientific Trilogy

    On 4 April, the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published the third instalment of its Sixth Assessment Report (AR6).  Whereas the first two working groups examined climate change from the physical science basis and impacts, and adaptation and vulnerability respectively, the contributions of Working Group III are dedicated to the topic of climate change mitigation.

    Looking for Portfolio Risk in the Wilderness

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – In the first of our series of articles on biodiversity and natural capital, we reminded ourselves of the basic concepts involved...

    Biodiversity: the Crisis Hiding in Your Portfolio

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – 2022 is expected to be the year investment in nature finally hits the headlines.  Biodiversity loss is a key priority at...

    Museum to Help Federated Hermes Protect Biodiversity

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Biodiversity protection is gradually becoming one of the major sustainability themes for 2022. That said, for investors eager to put their...

    A Step Closer to Nature-related Financial Disclosures

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) has an ambitious aim to support a shift in global financial flows away from...

    BlackRock Oil Emails – Think Before You Send

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Nordsip has been keeping an ESG-focused eye on BlackRock for some time, especially since CEO Larry Fink last year publicly encouraged...

    Where Biodiversity Protection and Decarbonization Meet

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Most of us are aware that climate change affects the variety of life on Earth at all its levels. The impact...

    Is H&M Using COVID-19 to Exploit Workers?

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Given the havoc wreaked by COVID-19 on everyone's life, it is often difficult to look beyond our immediate concerns. When a...

    European Commission Takes Over Social Bonds Market

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - On Tuesday, October 20th, the European Union launched its inaugural €17 billion dual-tranche social bond due in 2030 and 2040. The...

    AP7 Pushes Google to Address Sexual Harassment

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - At the end of 2018, reports emerged with evidence of Google shielding top executives accused of sexual harassment. For the company...

    Is ESG Detrimental to Labour?

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Over the last week, a discussion has been raging over the nature of ESG investments. Following the publication of a research...

    Arabesque S-Ray Hires top Executives

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - On January 6th, Arabesque S-Ray, a provider of ESG data, announced the hiring of Dr Manuel Piñuela as Chief Technology Officer...

    FTSE Russel Expands Asian ESG Rating Coverage

    Stockholm (NordSIP) -  FTSE Russell announced it had expanded the coverage of its Asian-Pacific ESG ratings to a total of 4,300 securities. This headline...

    Sustainable Fund to Track New Polish WIG-ESG Index

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - NN Investment Partners will launch a new ESG index fund investing in Polish blue-chip stocks included in the WIG-ESG index. The...

    The Greatest Financial Engineering Challenge of our Generation

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – “We, as institutional investors, have violated the first principle of finance,” warned Sony Kapoor (Pictured), Director of Re-Define, at a recent...

    EU Releases Climate-Related Reporting Guidelines and TEG Reports

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - On Tuesday, June 8, the European Commission published guidelines on how companies should report climate-related facts. The EU's executive also welcomed...

    IRRI Survey – Nordic Sneak Peek

    Stockholm (NordSIP) –SRI-Connect, the online research network for sustainable investment and corporate governance, published its Independent Research in Responsible Investment (IRRI) 2019 survey results...

    Serious Governance and Regulatory Risks in Asia

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - At a lunch event hosted by East Capital, Jamie Allen (pictured, right), Secretary General, and Nana Li (pictured, centre), Senior Research...

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