Financial investors are shifting their attention to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance investments. ESG investments can create value both for the investors and the planet, something that was not imaginable two decades ago.
Nevertheless there are still some barriers to surpass before reaching large-scale investments. Some issues are related to technology development and its unpredictable profitability, others are tied to policy frameworks or information transparency and evaluation.
What goes into an ESG rating? Which are the leading branches in the next 10 years? How to make sure companies don’t end up in green-washing activities?