2050 Corp. (“2050”) is a publicly-traded company focused on business incubation. The Company invests in, provides assistance and support with management and Board representation, and advises emerging growth companies aligned to its environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) mission.
2050 is developing direct investment and affiliations that provide portfolio companies with access to the public markets for expansion capital and spin-out options to become their own stand-alone public companies.
Environmental, Social and Governance Values a Rising Concern for $8.4 Trillion Investors Group
It is true that Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) issues are subjective and difficult to measure. That said, ESG is becoming a real focus for institutional investors and cannot be ignored.
Companies with high ESG have extra value. Where ESG has been a “nice to have” element to overall valuations of companies in the past, a remarkable 87% of investors now say that ESG is a significant factor in their company-value considerations.
It matters to 2050 Corp and is an important consideration in our investment and consulting services.
Of our three focuses on environmental, social and governance, we place the greatest emphasis on “governance.” There has always been room for improvement in Corporate Governance. Our consultancy keeps governance as a primary concern. Shown below is a grouping of our key concerns in the governance arena.