Tomorrow Augmented 10 ways the longevity economy is changing the way we live now

Longevity is about ‘whole of life’ – not just end of life. People of all ages are likely to use goods and services that come under this umbrella – which includes wellness, health and medical...

Digital Economy insight - How COVID-19 has accelerated trends in the digital economy

Many companies at the centre of the digital economy have been well-placed to support life under lockdown

How the Digital Economy has been supporting life in lockdown

Many of the companies within the Digital Economy have been well placed to
assist with the challenges presented by government enforced policies of Stay at
Home and Work from Home during the spread...

Tomorrow Augmented - Gender bias still rife, why women live longer and AI helping amputees

New United Nations report finds almost everyone – male or female – is biased against women, scientists discover why women live longer, and how artificial intelligence is helping amputees control...

Tomorrow Augmented - Why gender equality and diversity could be a corporate requirement in future

It is largely accepted that gender diversity in business equates to good corporate governance – but we believe that for investors, it is fast becoming a corporate requirement. Here’s why.

Tomorrow Augmented Social climbing: ESG investors get their heads around social risks

Thanks to COVID-19, ESG factors - and the social element in particular - are in the limelight

Tomorrow Augmented - Out for the count: America’s census looks out of date in the age of big data

A DOG-SLED or a snowmobile is the surest way to reach Toksook Bay in rural Alaska, where Steven Dillingham, the director of America’s census bureau, will arrive to count the first people in the...

Tomorrow Augmented - How impact investing feeds the engine for the sustainability era

Impact investment can stir the soul. The idea of putting your money to work with entrepreneurs who are making the world a better place is deeply appealing, but in truth this is barely half the story.

Tomorrow Augmented - Is a vaccine for coronavirus on its way, and what are the challenges?

The first potential vaccine for COVID-19, called mRNA-1273, has started human clinical trials. This is a crucial step in drug development and means that healthy volunteers will test the vaccine’s...

Tomorrow Augmented - 5G won’t help rural Americans shelter in place

While the U.S. government and telecommunications industry have been engrossed in the race to 5G, much of the country is still in a slow crawl to regular home internet service. It’s a mistake with...

Iggo's Insight - A view from the markets – True Faith

Forward markets don’t see US 2-year Treasury yields above 1% again for at least five years. The technology sector has just delivered blow-out earnings numbers for Q2.

Tomorrow Augmented - COVID-19: The language of a crisis

How are companies talking about the pandemic? Find out how our natural language processing framework can help identify what matters most to managers and analysts.

RI Insight - Responsible Investment Research - 2020 Proxy Voting Season Review: Beyond ‘business as usual’

The global COVID-19 pandemic brought disruption to voting season across Europe, North America and Japan. Companies struggled to host in-person meetings, but many quickly moved to hold virtual AGMs,...

RI insight - Infographic - Perfect Blend Factor Investing

How do you like your coffee? Whatever you prefer, all coffees contain a small number of key ingredients. Factor investing may sound complex, but in essence, it’s nothing new. For decades, investors...

Insight - What you need to know about industrial robotics

The demand for industrial robots has accelerated due to the ongoing trend towards automation and innovative technological advancements.

Tomorrow Augmented - Sustainable food, how climate affects diet and gender equality in town planning

How a fish could be the answer to the need for a more sustainable food source, new evidence showing how climate change affects diet and why the World Bank wants to make cities more female-friendly....

Tomorrow Augmented - Data privacy during COVID-19: Trust is hard earned – but easily lost

The coronavirus pandemic has prompted millions of people to work from home, do their shopping online, and communicate with friends and family through websites and apps that they hadn’t used before...

Tomorrow Augmented - Inventions inspired by COVID-19 and the climate impact of the pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has inspired a number of new inventions – while global lockdowns are reducing pollution. Our round-up of provoking thoughts, penetrating insights and digital curiosities.

Tomorrow Augmented - New York is a hot zone, but not because of city living

New York has become the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. As of this writing, it has about 40% of the confirmed cases in the country, much more than any other state.