From a 'soft' issue to a national priority: Demographics playing a key role in India's adoption of ESG issues

Deep Dive into ESG in emerging markets

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Ramesh Mantri of the Ashoka India Equity investment trust
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Ramesh Mantri of the Ashoka India Equity investment trust

Investing by incorporating ESG factors or sustainable investing is gaining significant traction. A strong ESG proposition is a win-win for all stakeholders while generating higher equity returns.

With the United Nations urging countries to "build back better", the Covid crisis has only increased the focus on social and sustainability issues. ESG adoption in India too has moved beyond a 'soft'...

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