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    ESG Integration Continues to Grow Among Factor Investors

    According to a recent investor survey incorporating the views of 130 institutional investors and 111 wholesale investors, the popularity and mainstreaming of ESG integration has continued to grow especially among factor investors.

    Is There an ESG Bubble?

    ESG assets might have grown anywhere between US$2 trillion and US$35 trillion between 2016 and 2020

    COVID19 Slowed Impact Investments in 2020

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to the latest annual impact fund universe report from Phenix Capital, an impact investment consulting firm, there was a considerable...

    Report Identifies 8 Channels for ESG Risks in Banks

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Understanding the nature of the ESG risks, how it affects the real economy, the role of the banking sector and how...

    A Sustainable Future: Why Biodiversity Is a Financial Risk (Man Group)

    Elizabeth Mrema, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), discusses COP-15 and the new biodiversity framework. It is...

    ESG Integration Adoption Increases Expected Returns

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - The wide range of initiatives, international agreements and industry efforts in support of the ESG agenda has proven fertile ground for...

    The Rising Prominence of Net-Zero Emissions in Manager Selection

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Among the many trends of 2021, the adoption of net-zero carbon emission targets and the rising relevance is perhaps one of...

    A Sustainable Future: The Shrinking ESG Premium (Man Group)

    Abraham Lioui, Professor of Finance at EDHEC Business School, talks to Jason Mitchell about the future of ESG outperformance. Is ESG outperformance coming to end?...

    Making an impact in fixed income markets (BNY Mellon)

    Rising issuance of green and social bonds is helping to boost the impact bond sector, says Insight Investment fixed income specialist Joe Sullivan-Bissett. As interest...

    A Sustainable Future: Rostin Behnam, US CFTC Acting Chairman

    Commissioner Rostin Behnam, Acting Chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, discusses climate risk in the US financial system. What does climate risk represent...

    Investors Continue to See ESG Outperformance

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to a survey conducted by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and commissioned by UBS, ESG tops the agenda for global...

    10 Years of ESG Performance: Latin America vs. Rest of World...

    by Mario López-Alcalá and Juan Sampieri Improvements in ESG risk-mitigation practices have been mixed among issuers in Latin America and other emerging markets over the...

    The World is Not Enough (BNY Mellon)

    Current levels of global consumption are putting the world on a collision course with calamity. With change already afoot, how might investors respond? Newton’s...

    The Nordic Appeal of EM Sustainable Infrastructure

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Of the US$2.5 trillion annual investment gap that developing countries face, 75% comes from missing infrastructure investment, according to UN estimates....

    Improving the Climate Profile of Our ESG Indexes (MSCI)

    by Lionel Ebener, Roman Kouzmenko and Juan Sampieri In our recent consultation on MSCI ESG Indexes, investors told us they desired an improved climate profile...

    IEA Plots Net-Zero Roadmap

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - Despite recent private and public pledges to fight climate change, a new report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) argues the...

    Comparing Nordic and Dutch Green Bond Investors

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - A report on green bonds in the Nordic countries and the Netherlands published by NN Investment Partners and Kirstein A/S sheds...

    Integrating ESG into Indexed Institutional Portfolios (MSCI)

    by Guido Giese, Linda-Eling Lee, Dimitris Melas, Zoltan Nagy, and Laura Nishikawa According to recent surveys, asset owners’ have shifted their main focus to ESG’s...

    The Corporate ESG News That Matter

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - According to new research by George Serafeim and Aaron Yoon published by the Harvard Business School, investors can distinguish between news...

    Majority of Swedish Funds Light Green

    Stockholm (NordSIP) - It has been a couple of months since the EU’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) came into force on March 10th....

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