April 10

Analysis: Why ESG Is So Important When Choosing a Project’s Location in Latin America

By Regina Lopez

To evaluate the most suitable location option for a new project in Latin America, investors nowadays must not only consider the differences in tax and labor laws from country to country, but also the varying ESG requirements and opportunities

Environmental, social & governance (ESG) considerations are becoming more pivotal in investment decisions. Investors worldwide need to be increasingly mindful of the impact their portfolio businesses have on the environment, society, and corporate governance structures. This shift reflects a broader global trend in which sustainability and ethical practices are no longer just optional but rather are seen as essential elements for long-term sustainability and business success.

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Source: Reuters (link opens in a new window)

Environment, Investing
corporations, ESG, governance, impact measurement, regulations, sustainable business