Is ESG in need of a rethink?

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After two years of increased ESG adoption, challenges on how to operationalize ESG still remain. In a global analysis of almost US$2 trillion in ESG fund AUM, we found Russian Energy holdings within the ESG universe was held twice as much as Canadian Energy. In our opinion, if ESG investors conclude that a state-controlled Russian company is more attractive from a corporate social responsibility perspective than Canada’s largest energy producers, something is lost in translation.

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