As Apple becomes the first business ever to be valued at more than $1 trillion, we unearth four charts that show how fast technological and demographic developments are transforming our world
What will the world look like in a decade’s time, or two, or five?
One component of shrewd investing involves embracing the radical social, economic, technological and demographic changes that are transforming human existence.
What will the ageing of populations in today’s wealthiest countries mean for world markets? What will be the effects of vastly increased populations – and wealthy populations – in today’s emerging markets? How will technology further disrupt established labour forces, businesses and markets?
Cazenove Capital, in the course of meeting thousands of businesses and identifying the best professional investors worldwide, comes across a wealth of data that highlights the astounding pace of change. Here are four examples.
Early connected devices were desktop computers but now they include
Data generated on social media in 60 seconds
The proportion of the global population on a very low income is starting to fall
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