Elo and CCLA Invest in Solar Energy Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - NextEnergy Capital (NEC) announced the second close of their flagship NextPower III fund (NPIII), its flagship private ESG infrastructure fund on...

Australian Bush Fires: Causes and Costs

Stockholm (NordSIP) - As the summer bush fires continue to ravage Australia, claiming the life of billions of animals and 23 people, the public...

New ESG Data Alliance Launched at Davos

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Today, at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Refinitiv announced the launch of the Future of Sustainable Data Alliance (The...

HSBC GAM Bets Growth on ESG ETFs

Stockholm (NordSIP) - HSBC Global Asset Management has announced the launch of eight ESG-focused ETFs during the first six months of 2020. The funds will...

Enel’s SDG Bond: Looking for Additionality

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Italian energy giant Enel issued a €2.5 billion multi-tranche bond linked to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development...

Better Late Than Never

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In his annual “Letter to the CEO”, BlackRock's Larry Fink outlined why and how the world's largest asset manager has decided...

New ETF Applies ESG to Government Bonds

Stockholm (NordSIP) - UBS Asset Management announced the launch of a new ETF that applies ESG criteria to a Global Government Bond index benchmark,...

IPCC: Land Degradation Threatens Food Security

Stockholm (NordSIP) - "Keeping global warming to well below 2ºC can be achieved only by reducing greenhouse gas emissions from all sectors including land...

STOXX and Eurex to Launch New USA ESG Index

Stockholm (NordSIP) - STOXX and Eurex have announced that the STOXX USA 500 ESG-X Index will be licensed as an underlying for listed futures...

Climate Change: the Leading Risk of 2020?

Stockholm (NordSIP) - For the first time since the World Economic Forum (WEF) started conducting its Global Risks Perception Survey in 15 years ago,...

ESG Screened S&P 500 now Available in UCITS ETF

Stockholm (NordSIP) - State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) launched a new ETF that screens the S&P 500 for ESG exclusions, as an alternative way...

PRI Lists Most Responsible Asset Owners

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The PRI established a list of signatories that demonstrate “both a breadth of responsible investment excellence and that excel specifically in...

Catella Hedge Funds Go Fossil Fuel Free

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The absolute return funds under the umbrella of Stockholm-based asset manager Catella Fonder have gone fossil-fuel-free towards the end of last...

Questioning the Status Quo

Stockholm (NordSIP) – On September 17, Nordea held its third annual Nordic Sustainable Finance Conference. This edition focused on opportunities and on providing practical...

Norfund, EIB and IFC Invest in Emerging Market Clean Energy

Stockholm (NordSIP) - responsAbility, an impact asset manager headquartered in Switzerland, has announced the first close of its new Energy Access Fund, after securing...

New ESG Tool for Private Equity and Venture Capital

Stockholm (NordSIP) - IHS Markit, the market intelligence, analytics, and data firm, announced the launch of a new ESG data collection and reporting solution...

Lyxor Sponsors ESG Research, Divests from Coal

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Lyxor Asset Management, a part of Société Générale Group, sponsored research that shows ESG integration doesn't affect risk-adjusted returns. The asset...

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...

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...

Climate Change Inaction to Cost US$1.2 Trillion

Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to a comprehensive investors assessment of the potential impact of climate change on investor portfolios convened by the UNEP FI,...
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