Living in a digital age: Keeping up with the fast pace of technology

What will the future look like?

Winston Lum and Jermyn Wong of Nikko Asset Management

Winston Lum and Jermyn Wong of Nikko Asset Management

Internet companies have dramatically outperformed the broader market this year: they remained comparatively resilient during the market lows caused by Covid-19, and were quicker to rebound when markets recovered.

Despite their strong performance year to date, global internet companies will continue to thrive in a post-Covid economy.  Internet companies: A major beneficiary of changing habits Internet companies are likely to benefit from the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic. Digital advancements are being accelerated out of necessity to facilitate a contact-free society, and the internet is the glue binding everyone together in these socially-distant times. Dr Maxwell Maltz, author of Psycho Cybernetics, suggested habits require a minimum of 21 days to form. The pandemic has gon...

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