52 insights found
25 March 2020
The Evolving Economy: How companies are navigating long-term trends
New technologies and demographic shifts have changed the ways that companies behave, as they seek to take advantage of long-term trends. Many have taken steps to adapt the way they operate, and the g ...
31 January 2020
It’s a match: How do dating apps make money?
Online dating is now widely, and increasingly, accessible thanks to the adoption of smartphones - those in the market for romance can now easily search for potential partners using a variety of crite ...
03 December 2019
Thematic equities in focus
After a strong first half of 2019, global equities were muted in the third quarter, with the MSCI All Country World Index delivering a neutral return of -0.03% in USD.
08 November 2019
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.
14 October 2019
How is consolidation transforming the payments industry?
The payments sector has experienced a significant amount of consolidation in recent years, with pure payment firms such as WorldPay and Visa establishing themselves as larger players in the industry ...
01 October 2019
How are robots driving growth in non-automotive industries?
Since the 1950s, robotics have historically been applied to – and has been instrumental in the development of – the automotive industry, cutting out time-intensive inefficiencies such a ...
27 August 2019
The triumph of longevity
Dani Saurymper and Thomas Kirkwood discuss the implications and opportunities of longer life.
27 August 2019
New Opportunities as Life Expectancies Increase
Over the last 150 years, life expectancy has increased by two to three years each decade.
15 August 2019
Using technology to tackle growing electronic waste
Electronic waste – more commonly known as e-waste – refers to the disposal of broken or obsolete electronic equipment, and unless it is disposed of responsibly, it can have serious envi ...