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ESG needs to focus on countries, not just companies

  • ESG has been a great marketing tool for institutional funds, albeit applied with varying degrees of rigour and sincerity

  • So far the focus of the industry has been companies rather than countries, which misses the ethical wood for the trees

  • The Worldwide Governance Indicators may be useful for those brave enough to screen EM countries for the S and G in ESG

ESG needs to focus on countries, not just companies
Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik

Strategy & Head of Equity Research

Tellimer Research
2 October 2021
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