Investing in ideas
of the future
Exploring investable ideas
Understanding the changes that are taking place in the world can help us stay ahead. We've identified three megatrends – demographic change, sustainability pressures and technological advancement – that will all have a significant influence on how we live.
Using this framework to analyse how the world is changing, each megatrend can be divided into key investable ideas:
How are technological innovations impacting our lives?
Dr. Ayesha Khanna, CEO and co-founder of ADDO AI, an artificial intelligence solutions firm and incubator, shares her insights on how technology is shaping our cities and lives, and its potential to bridge the digital divide.
Dr. Ayesha Khanna: How London could transform into a smarter city
Smarter cities can help us address fundamental issues such as food security, environmental concerns and access to healthcare. Learn more about the inventive projects taking shape in London that are tackling these issues.Read more
Social media and the future of investingInvesting
In a rapidly evolving digital world, social media has empowered a new generation of investors – and with it, some risky investment decisions.Read more - Social media and the future of investing
How to protect your business from ransomware attacksBusiness owners
Protecting your business from cyber criminals begins with understanding what ransomware attacks are, what you can do to prepare and how you can recover if you become a target.Read more - How to protect your business from ransomware attacks
What does the future of work look like for business owners?Business owners
Increased use of technology can provide greater flexibility for organisations that need to quickly pivot and scale in today’s rapidly changing business environment.Read more - What does the future of work look like for business owners?
What does the future of work look like?
Hear from leading generational expert, Dr. Eliza Filby, and former journalist turned teacher, Lucy Kellaway, on how people are adapting to a post pandemic society. How has a year in lockdown changed what people want from work, school and home?
How different generations will adapt to post-pandemic life
Recent events have given everyone the chance to pause and consider what's essential in relationships, health and careers. How are different generations prioritising now? Dr. Filby and Lucy Kellaway unpack how some changes we initially thought were temporary might be here to stay.Read more
The growth of female entrepreneurs despite a pandemicInvesting
The WealthiHer Network aims to support and enable women through educational webinars on topics such as investment strategies and wealth planning.Read more - The growth of female entrepreneurs despite a pandemic
Investing opportunities: Supporting an ageing populationInvesting
Three industries are particularly impacted by the shift to an ageing population: healthcare, leisure and financial services.Read more - Investing opportunities: Supporting an ageing population
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