Financials, Sector Focus

Student boycott of Vanguard highlights recruitment pressure on corporates over ESG

Vanguard has faced protests from students at college recruitment fairs, regarding its fossil fuel investments, as ESG becomes increasingly important for prospective employees in and outside the US (Photo: Gabby Jones/Bloomberg)

Many young people are choosing not to work for companies they believe have a poor record on environmental, social and governance issues

Not so long ago, going straight from university to work for one of the world’s biggest financial companies might have been viewed as an obvious and ...

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