Rising ESG Scores Signal Growth Opportunities

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Templeton Global Macro (TGM), one of the investment teams of Franklin Templeton Investments, published its latest Global Macro Shifts report. The...

Herding the Bankers Against Climate Change

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Inspired by a need to speed up the reaction of the financial industry to remediate climate change, Anders Langworth, Deputy Head,...

Norway Confronts Oil Risk

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Norwegian government recommended that Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) exclude oil exploration and production companies from its portfolio. The proposal...

And the CFA Society Sweden ESG Award Goes to…

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Today, like every year around this time, the CFA Society Sweden attributes the CFA Sweden ESG Award to reward an individual,...

Green Lights for Most Sustainable Pension Insurances

Stockholm (NordSIP) – According to a report published by Söderberg & Partners, one of Sweden's leading financial advisors and brokers of insurance and financial...

BlackRock Launches Six New Decarbonised ETFs

Stockholm (NordSIP) – BlackRock launched six new sustainable equity ETFs and started providing access to ESG data reporting across its entire iShares range, according...

Summa Equity Closes Second SDG Fund at SEK 6.5 billion

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Summa Equity, a private equity manager based in Stockholm and Oslo, announced the closing of its second fund at SEK 6.5...

Pelle Pedersen Sets Off on Impact Quest

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Pelle Pedersen (Pictured left), Head of Responsible Investment at Danish pension manager PKA and one of the youngest yet most vocal...

KLP Invests in new Solar Energy Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Renewable energy-focused private equity manager NextEnergy Capital recently announced the first close of its new fund NextPower III International Solar Fund,...
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ALDC Partnership Unveils Innorbis

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On December 17 at Norrskens house in Stockholm, Angelica Lips Da Cruz, CEO and founder of ALDC Partnership, hosted a pre-launch...

New Fund Targets Global SDG Impact

Stockholm (NordSIP) – BMO Global Asset Management announced on Monday, March 4, the launch of the BMO SDG Engagement Global Equity Fund, focusing on...

Sweden’s Largest Banks Continue Investments in Blacklisted Companies

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A new report from Amnesty International together with the Fair Finance Guide, Still Irresponsible Investments – a study of Swedish banks’...

SRD II to Boost ESG

Stockholm (NordSIP) – With the implementation of the amended Shareholders Right Directive (SRD II) due in June, NordSIP is looking forward to the enhanced...

Challenging Global Index Giants with ESG Precision

Stockholm (NordSIP) – While the world of ESG-index strategy providers might be dominated by giants such as MSCI, FTSE Russel or S&P Dow Jones...

Fitch Ratings Introduces ESG Scores

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On January 7, global rating agency Fitch Ratings launched a new integrated scoring system which highlights how ESG factors impact individual...

CISL Updates SDG-based Impact Framework

NordSIP (Stockholm) – As demand continues to grow for sustainable investment opportunities, one of the main hurdles facing investors is the difficulty to consistently...

Increasing Concerns Over Governance Standards Disparity

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) is increasingly concerned about governance standards in its companies, as highlighted by its voting records published this...
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Blended Capital to Fund African Solar

Stockholm (NordSIP) – On Thursday, February 7, Antoine Prédour, Head of Energy Debt at responsAbility Investments AG, discussed the innovative impact investment opportunities available...

Eurosif 2018 Study Finds Sustained SRI Growth

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Eurosif, the European Sustainable Investment Forum, this week published its 2018 Eurosif Market Study, the 8th such edition, revealing sustained growth...

Climate Risk: Learning From Insurers

Stockholm (NordSIP) – ClimateWise, a global insurance network, published a new report discussing how investors and lenders can incorporate the impact of climate change...
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