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Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is poised to be the defining business matter of the decade. With investors, employees, customers and business partners all demanding responsible business activity, organisations cannot ignore how important sustainable and ethical business now is globally. But how familiar is the middle market with ESG fundamentals?

Using insights directly from the middle market, The Real Economy’s latest topical survey looks at the relationship between the middle market and ESG.

ESG insights

The wild west of standards

This data visualisation illustrates just how baffling the ESG standards landscape is for businesses and considers how these bodies need to collaborate in order to be truly effective. 

19 Oct 2021

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