A whole host of regulatory initiatives are being introduced around the world, focused on risk and disclosure. This is making it increasingly hard to argue that ESG factors are simply ethical and moral matters that have no relevance to investment decisions.
Key learning objectives:
What was the driving force for the engagement with ESG matters?
What initiatives were introduced in 2015 towards the sustainability agenda?
How are different parties becoming more involved in managing ESG risk?
What are some of the issues surrounding the new global agreements?