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AP7 in Rio Tinto Shareholder Climate Resolution

Stockholm (NordSIP) – A shareholder resolution co-filed by Swedish National Pension Fund AP7 calling for improved governance over global mining company Rio Tinto’s membership...

DK Opposition Proposes DKK 20bn Green Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Following the rollout of the Danish government’s renewable energy plan two weeks ago, the opposition Social Democrats (Socialdemokratiet) proposed a considerably...

New Emerging Impact Fund Investment at AP1

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Swedish state-driven pension fund AP1 just announced that a fruitful collaboration with BlackRock has led to an investment in the...

Lithuania to Issue 1st Baltic Green Bonds

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Baltic Republic of Lithuania will issue its first green bonds this Friday, May 3 2018. The sovereign green bonds will...

DK Energy Company Posts Strong Returns on Sustainable Bets

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Following a realignment of its investment portfolio and a range of sustainable investments, Danish energy company SEAS-NVE had a turnover of...

Clinker Company Invests DKK100m in Renewable Product

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Leca Danmark A/S, a Randers-based company that develops, produces and sells Leca light clinker, a stony residue building material made of...

DK rolls out new Renewable Energy Plan

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The Danish government last week (April 26) presented its proposal for a new energy agreement to push Denmark in a greener...

AP Funds Caught in the Fire of Nuclear Weapons

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish daily Dagens Nyheter (DN) published a story arguing that the Swedish state pension AP funds have not excluded some companies...

Solar Energy Investment Peaks, Questions Remain

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Investments in solar energy amounted to $160 million in 2017, according to the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). The figure represents an...

Danish Managers Primed For ESG-Screened ETFs

Stockholm (NordSIP) – An increasing number of Danish asset managers are honouring the demand for sustainable investment products by developing digital investment solutions on...

Nordics Rank Best in SDGs, DWS finds

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On April 10, DWS, formerly known as Deutsche Asset Management and one of the world's largest asset management houses with €700...

Danske Fund Hits #3 on Morningstar SWE Sustainability List

Stockholm (NordSIP) The Danske Invest European Corporate Sustainable Bond Fund placed third in Morningstar’s annual ranking of funds with the highest sustainability value in...

CPH hosts WHO NCD Conference to Spur Investment

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The World Health Organisation (WHO) is holding a conference on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in Copenhagen this week (April 9-11) to spur...

EIB in €40m Finland Chemicals R&D Investment

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The European Investment Bank (EIB) last week signed a €40 million loan with Kemira Oyj, a global chemicals company headquartered in...

Norway $1tn SWF on Cusp of Unlisted Investing

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Norway’s ruling Conservative Party voted Saturday to allow the country’s $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund to invest in unlisted renewable projects,...

More Attractive Green Yields Coming Up

Stockholm (NordSIP) - This week for our Green Bond Review, we talked to Nicklas Segerdahl, Fixed Income Portfolio Manager at Spiltan Fonder. He recently...

SEK250m Investment in ‘Green Diesel’ to Create Jobs

Stockholm (NordSIP) – The owners of the Swedish company SunPine, a producer of environmentally compatible products based on sustainable forestry, have decided to invest...

Killing Sustainability Myths at SR

Stockholm (NordSIP) – “If you want to reduce our carbon footprint, look to the stock exchange,” says Swedbank Robur CEO Liza Jonson in the...

Iceland Exports Geothermal Solutions to PRC

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Iceland’s Arctic Green Energy Corporation signed a deal last week that will provide its clean geothermal heating solutions to Xiong’an, a...

High Returns for Sustainable Church Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Svenska Kyrkan (Sweden’s Church) national asset management branch made a profit of almost SEK 762 million in 2017, corresponding to a...
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