Investment funds and investment products

The product group includes equity fund, bond funds, mixed funds and investments products. Nordic Swan Ecolabel funds must fulfil requirements within four different sustainability strategies. 

•    Exclude the worst companies and industries within coal, oil, gas, nuclear, tobacco, weapons, and non-compliance with international norms. 
•    Include more sustainable companies, by rewarding companies with strong sustainability work seen from a ESG and EU Taxonomy perspective. The criteria also have a special focus on sectors with high GHG emissions and / or high risk of biodiversity impact.
•    Exercise active ownership, by engaging with companies where there is uncertainty as to whether they live up to international norms if the company is not sold. 
•    Publish all holdings in the portfolio and publish an annual sustainability report. 

In addition, the fund shall collect points by showing a strong green inclusion or a strong active ownership. 

Below you will find all the necessary documents and background information to apply for the Nordic Swan Ecolabel.