Limited partners are increasingly asking their managers questions related to environmental, social and governance management. They don’t simply want to know that a manager has a policy; they want to see how it’s being implemented, according to Andrew Malk of Malk Partners, who explains the motivation behind LPs’ ESG-related questions. Malk spoke with Middle Market Growth magazine at ACG’s InterGrowth 2018 conference in San Diego.
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Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues should not be viewed as exotic considerations; rather, they’re an emerging set of issues with greater materiality to a business today and should be incorporated into the investment process. Malk Partners’ Andrew Malk shares tips for how firms can begin to incorporate ESG considerations into their processes.
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On June 9th, MP released ESG in Private Equity SM – 2015, its fourth flagship report. The report, subtitled “ESG Becoming Core to GP Investment… Continue Reading
In ESG in Private EquitySM – 2015, MSP draws on the primary responses from more than 70 private equity general partners (GPs) and limited partners… Continue Reading
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Malk Partner’s Managing Partner, Andrew Malk, is moderating an ESG panel at SuperReturn U.S. 2015, one of the premier private equity events of the summer…. Continue Reading