In association with the thematic investing pioneers Pictet Asset Management.
Thematic funds focus on some the world's fastest-growing industries such as robotics, clean energy and digital technologies. The specialist companies in these segments offer some of the most attractive investment opportunities and, as a result, investors are increasingly turning to thematic funds as an alternative to traditional global equity portfolios.
Launched in April
Financial materiality hampering prospects
The Japanese sector driving market returns over the next ten years
Headwinds facing Made in China 2025 initiative
Usually shy of tech stocks
From the land of the free to the land of the green?
Industry Voice: Hans Peter Portner, Head of Thematic Equities at Pictet Asset Management, reveals what makes a good thematic equity investment
Investors are often drawn toward the 'next big thing' and the allure of rapid growth that comes along with it.
How AI can help – not hinder – investment processes
MVP Star Tech NG fund opens up ahead of Uber listing
Taking advantage of the 'fourth industrial revolution'
Electric car boost
How ethereum can revolutionise the property industry
Making the push towards ethical investment
The constant requirements for progressive digitisation are presenting great opportunities for IT-focused businesses.
Industry Voice: Pictet Asset Management explains why investing to protect the planet's natural resources requires a deep understanding of industry's ecological footprint.
How can the regulator and cryptocurrency see eye to eye?
The themes to look out for
New approach to using digital assets
The themes and markets best placed to benefit from tech boom
Preparing for growth of mobile and contactless payments
Ongoing charge of 0.65%
Technology, infrastructure and alternatives piquing interest
Industry Voice: Ivo Weinoehrl, Senior Investment Manager at Pictet Asset Management, explains how smart technology and sustainability trends are turning cities into a compelling investment opportunity
Launching the #Balanceforbetter campaign
Prospects look good in Beijing
As UK equity income investors, one sector we have found attractive is data or information service providers, which offer services to either corporates or consumers.
Focus on digital disruption