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ESG scores in limelight after Musk attack

Tesla owner Elon Musk’s sharp criticism of ESG ratings as a “scam” has brought renewed debate over how these important scores are compiled by rating agencies and what ESG indices reflect.

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May need a Rorschach test

S&P Global Rating's decision to drop Tesla from its S&P 500 ESG Index while retaining oil and gas giant ExxonMobil  - and Musk's subsequent outrage at this apparent contradiction - may be