ESG Ratings will be Regulated, We Must Now Ensure it Doesn’t Create Market Confusion

Pietro Bertazzi embraces the potential for increased scrutiny of ESG ratings and data products can harness data for public good, but warns of the risk of potential regulatory fragmentation undermining its aims.

Despite some concerted narratives suggesting otherwise, ESG remains rapidly on the rise. Capital raised for private markets ESG funds tripled between 2020 and 2022 – from $29bn to $92bn. It’s estimated that global ESG-related assets under management will increase by 84% to reach $33.9 trillion by 2026. Read more