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Social Infrastructure – Measuring and Managing Impact

This article is a preview of our upcoming NordSIP Insights – Handbook – “Investing Along the 17 Shades of SDGs”. Download the PDF version...

Real Assets – Addressing the SDGs With the Long Term in...

This article is a preview of our upcoming NordSIP Insights - Handbook - "Investing Along the 17 Shades of SDGs". Download the PDF version...

Corporate Engagement – Lunch Seminar Insights

Over lunch in Stockholm, NordSIP held a seminar with two specialists talking about Corporate Engagement. Together with Tytti Kaasinen from Sustainalytics (previously GES International)...

Bottom Up ESG Integration – Round Table Insights

Only a few years ago, investors would still debate whether integrating ESG in their stock selection process made a difference. Some fundamental investors argued...

Can Passive be ESG Active?

Volume growth of index products has been tremendous but ESG index funds or ETFs are still fairly new. You might argue that conviction based...

Green Bond ETFs

by Carl-Christian Höeg, Head of Nordic, Lyxor ETFIn January 2019, Lyxor launched its green bond ETF in Stockholm – the world’s first Green Bond...

Mitigation & Adaptation

by Rakhi Kumar, Senior Managing Director Head of ESG Investments & Asset Stewardship, State Street Global AdvisorsFor many investors the question is no longer...

Index-Based Strategies

by Henrik Wold Nilsen, Senior Portfolio Manager, SPP Fonder/Storebrand Asset ManagementDespite the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reaffirming in October that coal...

The Wind is Turning

On February 25, the European Commission (EC) announced that the European Parliament (EP) and Member States had agreed to create two new categories of...

Low-Carbon Indices

by Sagarika Chatterjee, Director of Climate Change, PRIExploring the different answers to the question “How to invest in the Low Carbon Economy”, the PRI...

Weighing the Evidence

by Guido Giese and Linda-Eling Lee, MSCI ResearchOver 2,000 research articles from both academics and financial professionals have analyzed the link between companies’ environmental,...

A Short History

Increasing cost sensitivity and fee-based advisory may push global ETF assets to US$ 12 trillion in the next five years, according to BlackRock. This...

To Exclude or Not to Exclude?

For asset owners, like for the rest of the industry, the journey into sustainable investing started to a large degree with exclusions and norms-based...

What Comes After Decarbonization?

When I started writing about sustainable investing in 2016, I tried to interview as many influential investors I could find around me in the...

NordSIP Insights – Sustainable Index Funds & ETFs

In this new edition of NordSIP Insights we focus on Sustainable Index Funds & ETFs.Not only do we benefit from the expertise from four...

Insights: EM RT Setting the investment horizon

This conversation is part of a roundtable discussion. Read the report here.ESG or sustainability is often mentioned as being long-term in nature, and sometimes...

Insights: EM RT Accountability, measurements & taxonomy

This conversation is part of a roundtable discussion. Read the report here.Kellner believes that the lack of measurements reduces the accountability of SDG-related investment...

Insights: Translating ESG in Emerging Markets

For Jack Deino, who comes from the fixed incomes side, ESG is nothing new. “It's something we have always focused on in our investment...

Insights: Subtle Shades

Listening to emerging market managers, I dream of adventure. I picture hot and humid days, dusty roads, amazing opportunities, but also cultural differences, communication...

Investing Sustainably in Emerging Markets

NordSIP hosted a round table with six professional investors who discussed the ins and outs of sustainable investing in emerging markets.In this report, you...
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