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Over the past 20 years, there has been explosive growth in responsible investing, a trend most view in a positive light. But an aftereffect of responsible investing has been a rise in the number of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) rating agencies and sustainability assessment tools. The Conference Board undertook a survey to examine ESG initiatives through a business perspective, reviewing their relevance and value. This document presents the survey findings.