The rise of the digital economy, growing demographic shifts and the changing climate are just some of the forces fundamentally altering how we work and invest today, and how we will live tomorrow.

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The electric vehicle revolution could be a benchmark for the circular economy

What might be the future of electric vehicles – and the opportunities and risks at play?

What is the future of a cashless society in a post-COVID-19 world?

COVID-19 has accelerated the use of cashless payments - what role are payments companies playing in this transition, and what does it mean for investors?

Telemedicine as a game-changer and how where you live affects your health

Why telemedicine could be a game-changer if certain barriers are overcome, how the environment where you grew up could affect your long-term health and a new warning on world poverty.

Six big ideas: what Joseph Stiglitz wants investors to know about the pandemic

The world is facing a myriad of challenges - from rising inequality to deglobalisation, to renewed tensions between the US and China and the mutualisation of European debt.

COVID-19: Health systems response, role of data and AI and mental health effects

The COVID-19 pandemic is shaking our societies to the core. In no time, the virus has painfully brought to light insufficiencies and discrepancies in healthcare accessibility and quality around the w ...

Climate change, biodiversity and epidemics: Lessons for the next global crisis

April 22 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Earth Day. This is the opportunity to think about how the current sanitary crisis and climate change are linked… and how interconnected our world sys ...

Endangered species may be yet another virus victim

Social distancing may save human lives, but it’s wreaking havoc on some of the world’s most threatened species.

The pace of deforestation and how robots are helping fight coronavirus

How robots are being used to help the battle against the coronavirus pandemic, why women could have less financially secure retirements and how one country is tackling deforestation. Our round-up of ...

We must not sacrifice the environmental crisis just to resolve an economic one

Governments should beware sacrificing global decarbonisation efforts on the altar of economic prosperity, but likewise must not decelerate growth to achieve a cleaner world. Better to find a way to d ...