Some quick online searching reveals a wealth of information about environmental, social and governance (ESG) policies and trends in the private equity sector. For instance, PE firms are increasingly considering ESG matters when making investment decisions, monitoring portfolio companies and measuring performance, value creation and impact.

What is an ESG policy exactly, and why would a PE firm want to have one?

The what – an ESG policy sets forth criteria for measuring a company’s performance with respect to various … Read More