Nordic sustainable and socially responsible investing – an old habit in a strong ESG* environment
The Nordic region is widely known for having adopted socially responsible investing (SRI) very early, although we did not have a specific designation for it back then. SRI has a long history in the Nordics, where the first funds saw light in the 1980ies. Where does this come from and what does this mean for an investor?
The Nordic high yield market – H1 2019 review
High Nordic high yield primary activityAfter record years in 2017 and 2018, the primary activity in the Nordic High Yield market remained strong in the first half of 2019. The Communication sector was one of the most active, including a NOK 7 billion issue from the telecom company Nokia Oyj. Real estate also stood among the bigger contributors, followed by industrials and financials.
Alfred Berg - Local Power, Nordic Strength, Global Reach
We are dedicated to contribute to a better and safer future through our business activities and investment strategies. Walking in the footsteps of our parent company, a recognized leader within this area, we invest according to the BNP Paribas Asset Management’s Responsible Investor Policy.
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