Podcast: Understanding sustainable investing


As the corporate world focuses more and more on ESG issues, numerous frameworks for measuring sustainability have sprung up. But how can investors make sense of them? And do they have any relevance when it comes to investing in small companies?


Vala's Max Middleton and Jake Wombwell-Povey were recently guests on Brian Moretta's excellent EIS Navigator podcast, where they discussed the work that Vala has done to come up with feasible ways of monitoring the ESG impacts of startups. They also unpick some of the jargon surrounding ESG and sustainable investing.


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