ESG - The Future or a Fad?
ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) has emerged as one of the most interesting and important investment trends over recent years.
Media coverage and interest in this investment theme seem to be gathering pace, but is this really going to be the driving force of a more conscientious market economy? A new flavour of capitalism?
Or is it simply the latest sales pitch dreamt up by clever marketers?
There is no doubt that concern about climate change and the environment has been rising.
Greta Thunberg and Extinction Rebellion have captured the public imagination.
However, the extremes of their agenda are unlikely