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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...

    Sweden Election: A Setback on Climate Politics?

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – With one threat partly defused but another potentially looming, Sweden’s general election Sunday (September 9) left the country deadlocked between the...

    Norway SWF Sets Ocean, Sustainability Expectations

    Stockholm (NordSIP) Norway’s Sovereign Wealth Fund wants the companies it invests in to follow increasingly rigorous regulation on sustainability and particularly ocean plastic pollution,...

    DK Pension Manager Invests in Biogas

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sampension, manager of pension schemes for employees of the Danish government and its municipalities, has become a central investor in Nature...

    Swedish Public Report: “To Promote Green Bonds”

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Statens Offtentliga Utredningar (SOU), the Swedish state public reports agency from committees appointed and convened by the Government of Sweden for...

    Finnish Forestry’s Green Returns

    Stockholm (HedgeNordic) - In the Nordics, forest ownership has been close to the people for centuries. As a matter of fact, a large majority...

    Green Indices Sprout Again

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sustainable indices has become a stepping stone for many portfolio managers aiming to integrate sustainable investment practices. Last week, NordSIP has...

    Storebrand Throws Gauntlet to Coal Investors

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Yesterday, November 16, Storebrand announced ten new exclusions from its $80 bilion assets under management. The largest private pension provider in...

    New Framework for Green Bonds in Forestry

      Stockholm (NordSIP) - Sveaskog, Sweden's largest forest owner, has just issued its second green bond of a total of SEK 1 billion. For the...

    The Next Step in Low-Carbon Investing

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – During a recent visit to Stockholm, Meryam Omi, Head of Sustainability and Responsible Investment Strategy at Legal & General, met with...

    NIB Backs Lending to SMEs for Environment, Growth

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed with Norway’s Sparebank 1 Østlandet to launch a NOK750mn (€80mn) loan programme to finance...

    IKEA Steps Up Supply-Chain CSR, Launches EV Drive

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Following an incident several months ago in which a Dutch freight service, Brinkman Trans-Holland, subcontracted to Ikea was caught underpaying foreign...

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