What is ESG?
Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) factors are used to measure the sustainability and societal impact of an investment in a company or business. The analysis of the three criteria provides an indication of the future financial performance of a company, including return and risk.
What are the ESG Policies & Regulations?
ESG regulations have landed on the desk of major authorities. The EU is leading the way with the EU taxonomy, Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation, and New Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive all recently effective. Even in regions where compliance is not yet mandatory, many companies are voluntarily adopting ESG frameworks in order to demonstrate an early commitment to investors, consumers, and other stakeholders.