Investors Rush to Sweden’s Inaugural Sovereign Green Bond

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On Wednesday, September 2nd, Sweden issued its first sovereign green bond. The event concluded a process that began last year and...

Production Gap Highlights Hypocrisy of International Plans

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In an attempt to assess the outlook for fossil fuel production, several organisations have come together to publish the Production Gap...

July Sets New Record for Global ESG Fund Inflows

Stockholm (NordSIP) - As the Coronavirus spread around the globe at the start of 2020, it quickly became clear that the response to the...

Sustainable Finance in the EU – Recent Developments and Guides

It is time to brush up on your taxonomy before getting back to work! As the Nordics are getting ready to wake up from...

The Substance of the TEG Legislative Proposals

By signing the Paris agreement on climate change and the UN-led 2030 Agenda, the EU made the commitment to work towards developing a more...

Stakeholders React to Proposed ESG Amendments to MIFID II

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In the latest step of the process of legislating a sustainable investment infrastructure for the European Union, the European Commission requested...

Negative Impact Correlates with Lower Market Valuation, Study Shows

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Harvard Business School (HBS) along with the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG) and the Impact Management Project (IMP) are...

Report Highlights Social Dangers of COVID-19

Stockholm (NordSIP) - A team of researchers from the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) Mistra Center for Sustainable Markets (Misum) released a report exploring...

UNEP, PRI and ICMM Endorse Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The co-convenors of the Global Tailings Review (GTR) - the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) and...

NordSIP Insights – SDGs 2020: 17 Shades Faster

In this new edition of NordSIP Insights, we present an update on the integration of the Sustainable Development Goals into investment strategies. Both from...

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...

New Study Questions UN PRI Contribution to ESG Performance

Stockholm (NordSIP) - A working paper by Professors Soohun Kim and Aaron Yoon has raised concerns over the contribution of UN PRI membership to...

When Investing East Goes South

Investing in sustainability projects across the world is in an exciting proposition to many, potentially being both profitable and ethical - though it is...

NordSIP Insights – ESG Integration Case Book 2020

In this new edition of NordSIP Insights, we have collected 9 cases, each about a different aspect of ESG integration, from ESG analysis to...

Women and Mentorship – It’s Complicated

Every year, just like everyone else in the world, NordSIP celebrates women on March 8 and dedicates a special feature to highlight the achievements...

Länsförsäkringar: And the Winners are…

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On April 16, Länsförsäkringar revealed the winners of the competition the Swedish mutual insurance group launched last month to reward the...

Help ESG AND Fight the Pandemic – All at Once

Stockholm (NordSIP) - At the start of 2020, the European Commission selected Hindsight Consultancy, Institutional Investor Research, Minter Ellison, SRI-CONNECT and SustainAbility to conduct...

Vote for the Year’s Most Sustainable Contribution

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In March this year, Swedish mutual insurance group Länsförsäkringar announced the launch of a competition to reward the mutual fund (among...

Introducing a User Guide to COVID-19

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On March 27th, Andrea Galeotti and Paolo Surico, Professors of Economics and the London Business School, published a package of resources...

Sustainable Real Assets – Round Table Insights

Given the long-term nature of real asset investing, the idea of sustainability should be truly embedded in the process, both from a risk and...
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