ESG factors impact on private equity valuation, dealmaking

Poor performance on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors can reduce valuations of potential private equity deals or cause potential buyers to walk away from an acquisition, according to research from the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).

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