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Manager Insights

Clarity in the Fog of ESG Controversy

Manager Insights White Paper Responsible Investing Equity
January 2021
Clarity in the Fog of ESG Controversy

From uncovering supply chain weakness to illuminating social risks, investigative research can help clear the fog surrounding ESG considerations.

The evaluation of ESG and sustainability factors poses myriad challenges including divergent ratings from third-party scoring systems and masked vulnerabilities that could negatively impact a company’s intrinsic value. We highlight scenarios where our investigative techniques helped expose underlying risks and shed light on ratings methodologies.