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The Intersection

Purpose-Driven Profit: How Effective ESG Communications Can Drive Returns Across the Four Vectors

As institutional investors increasingly prioritize environmental, social, and governance (#ESG) considerations in their investment decisions, public companies are under growing pressure to demonstrate their commitment to sustainability. With over $20 trillion in global assets under management (AUM) focused on ESG-specific funds, and projections suggesting that this figure could exceed $50 trillion by 2026, the stakes […]

The Intersection

The Intersection: Google’s (Search) Engine Check

Last week, #Google parent company #Alphabet lost about $100 billion in market value after its artificial intelligence chatbot #Bard –– hastily unveiled after OpenAI‘s #ChatGPT had captured the world’s imagination –– fell flat. It’s easy to read this as a classic story of a big, slow-moving Google Goliath being beaten by OpenAI, the swift, agile David.   Perhaps there is some truth to that. But […]