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    Emerging Markets – Round Table Insights

    For many risk averse institutional asset owners, Emerging Markets (EM) investing can seem like a bit of a gamble at the best of times. ...

    Early Nordic Experiences with SFDR

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Following almost three years of preparation, the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosures Regulation (SFDR) (EU Regulation 2019/2088) finally came into effect this...

    Protein Transition: Can Science & the Business of Food Solve our...

    The question on many people’s minds is whether current food systems can meet humanity’s future nutritional demands. People can be fed, but whether they can be fed sustainably and maintain a healthy lifestyle depends on a major transformation of the food industry.

    Help With Flight Carbon Anxiety

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – Asset managers who propose environmentally friendly investment products often argue that one of their contributions to a less carbon-intensive economy is...

    Largest Asset Managers Continue to Lag Behind

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to the Asset Owners' Disclosure Project's (AODP) latest report on the responsible investment credentials of asset managers, much remains to...

    ICMA Updates Green & Social Bond Principles

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - The International Capital Markets Association (ICMA) published the 2021 edition of its Green and Social Bond Principles (GBP), a voluntary framework...

    First Impressions from Stockholm +50

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - In June 1972, the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment brought the representatives of 113 countries together in Stockholm to...

    Earth Overshoot Day Back to 2018 Date

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Today, the Global Footprint Network (GFN) announced that humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services has already exceeded what planet Earth...

    Asset Managers and Researchers Join Sustainable SWFs

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Eight global asset managers announced on July 10th that they have founded the “One Planet Asset Managers Initiative”, to support the...

    ESG to Dominate ETFs in Near Future

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - In its Global ETF Study 2020, JP Morgan Asset Management  reported that demand for sustainable investment strategies continues to grow among...

    Intermittency and the Appeal of Nuclear Energy

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - To boil water, nuclear power plants (NPPs) use fission to split atoms, which releases the energy binding neutrons and protons together...

    The Economic Challenges Facing Nuclear Energy

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Beyond environmental and safety concerns, the main criticism levied against nuclear energy is the need for state intervention at several levels. In...

    Sustainable Private Assets – Round Table Insights

    Celebrity weddings are well-known for their prenuptial agreements (or “prenups”), which are intended to help the happy couple negotiate the potentially bumpy road ahead. ...

    The Scale of Radioactive Waste Management

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Nuclear proliferation, environmental and public health concerns create a need for the establishment of well-regulated nuclear waste management processes, particularly when...

    Political Will Is a Renewable Source, Says Al Gore

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – As we are quickly approaching November and this year’s big climate summit, COP27 in Sharm el Sheik, a host of events...

    EU Responds to Biden with Carbon Border Tax

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Following the European Commission's presentation of its 'Fit for 55 in 2030 package' in the middle of July 2021 and the...

    EU Taxonomy – Room for Improvement

    Stockholm (NordSIP) – At a recent event organised by Schroders, NordSIP heard from Flemming Hedén, Senior Advisor at the Climate policy unit of Naturvårdsverket,...

    Where is the “G” of Japan?

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - At the TBLI Conference, which took place in Hong Kong on November 11 and 12, NordSIP had a chance to catch...

    The Year in Green – 2020

    While there might be much to be forgotten about 2020, this year also brought a fair number of positive changes in the world of sustainable investing. We sifted through our collection of close to 500 articles and boiled it down to the essentials.

    NordSIP Insights – the EU Sustainable Finance Regulation

    When it comes to regulation, no one is ever particularly excited. As Otto von Bismarck reportedly said, laws are like sausages - good to...

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