Investors based in China are most eager about environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing, and regulatory bodies are stepping up to support the explosive growth in the field.

According to Fidelity International, 77% of savers and investors in Mainland China say the pandemic has made them want to invest or save their money more sustainably, and 65% had heard of ESG investing, the highest among five Asian countries surveyed by the fund management firm.

Have a premium account? Sign in to continue reading.

Unlimited access to all stories from $99.9/year*

The latest reporting and analysis from business and investments to news and views on social issues.


  • Simultaneous logins across all devices
  • Instant access to past digital issues
  • Unlimited access to The Edge Malaysia
  • *For annual subscription plan only. T&Cs apply


Stay updated with Singapore corporate news stories for FREE

Follow our Telegram | Facebook