Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors are attracting ever-greater focus and importance. This is a brief round-up of a couple of previous charities & third sector blogs highlighting some issues (on investment/use of charity assets as well as the receipt of donations and sponsorship by charities). You read those blogs below.

ESG is also of growing importance for business in delivering their work, doing transactions and associated due diligence and more generally in shaping their strategic outlook for success.  With this developing area, we will be running seminars on ESG.  The details are below.

The blogs

Purposes-led investment blog

Donations, responsibility and ‘ethics’

The seminars

The Edinburgh event – 2 October

The Glasgow event  – 30 October


Alan Eccles

Partner at Brodies LLP
Alan is a Partner specialising in private client (succession, incapacity and asset protection) matters as well as the charities, third and impact sectors.
Alan Eccles