The Real Economy


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 Wild West of Standards 

The wild west of standards

With over 20 standards to choose from, navigating ESG metrics can be difficult. Our infographic shows why.

ESG More Than E

ESG: More than just the E

Our experts discuss why conversations around ESG gravitate towards environmental concerns and highlight why the ‘S’ and the ‘G’ are so important. 

ESG Grabbing The Needle

Grabbing the needle 

ESG is now a business imperative, we discuss why organisations need to engage sooner rather than later.

ESG Complexities

ESGs complexities

ESG is difficult to define, this article discusses why and offers guidance for how businesses can tackle it.   

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