Driven by stakeholder pressure, public companies are increasingly making so-called "green" and environmental, social and governance (ESG) commitments and investments. An outgrowth of this trend is the use of green and ESG-linked loans to pay for these commitments and investments.

In this chapter of our 18th Annual Corporate Governance & Executive Compensation Survey, we discuss the rapid expansion of this market and the efforts to promote uniform standards to generate consistent and comparable green information across investment alternatives.

Read "The Rise of the Green Loan Market."

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