The real cost of unsustainable healthcare: Patients will lose out if spiralling costs and market restrictions are tamed

Having 'good' ESG credentials not enough

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Nathalie Flury and Michael Schröter of HSBC Asset Management
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Nathalie Flury and Michael Schröter of HSBC Asset Management

The principal sustainability challenge facing the healthcare sector today is cost. As medical costs continue to grow, a basic social need becomes increasingly inaccessible to much of the population.

Thankfully, different approaches are emerging through new treatment options, technology and innovative business models. This can ultimately make healthcare more affordable and help consumers, governments...

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