The world is changing faster than ever. So what does this mean for investors, and what should you do to capitalize on these changes?

From insights on the future of retail to the technologies that could help save our environment, you’ll find something in our Evolving Economy Insights Hub that can help you future-proof your investment portfolio.

Read on to discover the latest insights – and investment opportunities – across the five long-term growth themes that we call the Evolving Economy

Insights

Connected consumer

Cyber Monday: 4 reasons online sales are surging

Cyber Monday evolved as the digital equivalent of US shopping holiday ‘Black Friday’, as retailers encouraged people to shop online.

Connected consumer

Singles Day: China’s biggest e-commerce phenomenon

Singles Day originated in 1993 in China in response to Valentine’s Day and as a celebration of being single.

Digital economy

Data & Enablers: Behind the scenes of big brands’ digital transformations

With many new businesses adopting a digital-first strategy, big brands are increasingly digitalising their business models to keep pace with changing technologies and consumer demand

Connected consumer

Looking back at the evolution of the digital economy with Jeremy Gleeson

Automation

How has the pandemic impacted the outlook for robotics?

COVID-19 has highlighted many areas where robotics have proven beneficial. Despite the global economic slowdown we expect the long-term trend to remain positive.

Ageing and lifestyle

Infographic: 10 ways the longevity economy is changing the way we live now

See some of the ways we are part of the longevity economy - from working out to booking a doctor's appointment

The airport of the future will have no check-in or security lines

The pandemic pause in travel may actually fix flying for the long term, according to experts

Connected consumer

What investors need to know about the digital economy

Learn more about the 4 Ds driving growth in the digital economy: Discovery, Decisions, Delivery, and Data & Enablers.

What investors need to know about fintech

Five points that sum up the fintech industry.

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