ESG

Using numbers to win hearts and minds

Citizens reject PE’s value creation credentials. Could data help GPs tell their story?


Lawmakers eye mandatory ESG due diligence

Rules tabled by key MEP would force GPs to flag and mitigate ESG impacts

Global experts set out SDG reporting how-to

Guide outlines 10 must-do’s for corporates reporting to investors on UN goals



Guernsey’s green fund label goes live

Industry consultation finds support for scheme meant to strengthen island’s ESG credentials

Lessons from Abraaj

Does the firm’s demise spell trouble for emerging markets? The region’s GPs speak out

“One stop” ESG database emerges

IHS Markit’s new platform will first collect info and then apply data mining

Cyber security is increasingly becoming an ESG concern for LPs backing private equity

LGT adopts large-scale ESG alert system

LP giant pairs with provider as its data shows GPs based in Trump’s US lag behind

Data key to fighting LP dissatisfaction with ESG

PE trails behind in LP poll as investors see lack of quality GPs as top-three issue

PRI, ERM unveil guide on ESG dialogue

Document opens rare window into ESG expectations of key LPs

Private equity urged to embrace SDGs

EMPEA: GPs can help drive UN’s plan for a better world ‘at scale and speed’

PRI to investors: Act on climate lobbying

Corporate pressure to weaken policy paves way for legal conflicts, says scheme

5 minutes with… RepRisk

The Drawdown travels to PE’s reputational frontlines with CEO Philipp Aeby

Spotlight on EU sustainable finance proposals

Mandatory ESG disclosure could become a reality for private equity houses in the bloc

The Drawdown looks at the must-know ESG developments for private equity professionals

Tax comes under ESG spotlight

PE advised to stay ahead of attitude shift as PRI urges investors to probe corporates


The sin-vestment swamp

Ethical lines are blurring in the Facebook era. Can private equity chart a safe course?


PRI: Approach ‘blockchain for good’ with caution

Schemes shares mixed verdict on current ESG applications of digital ledger tech


Green robots on the march

Automation is creeping into the world of ESG


Campaigners predict impact-only future for investors

Six-step roadmap follows The Drawdown’s specialist roundtable on fundraising for impact