How ICOs can democratise funding for startups

Methods of raising capital based on cryptocurrencies are developing fast, enabling smaller investors to get involved

Creating opportunity through coastal communities

The UK is inextricably tied to the seas that surround it. Some 95 per cent of all trade is carried by ship and through UK ports; half a trillion pounds-worth of goods pass through our ports each year

What digital transformation can do for private equity

Embracing digital transformation not only improves internal business processes, but also helps private equity firms identify the best companies for investment

How AI can help drive investment management

It has been used in trading algorithms for years, but artificial intelligence could reap even greater efficiencies beyond the trading desk

Financing sustainable energy for developing economies

Impact investing is a major opportunity for developing economies and provides basic services to the poorest people

How impact investing can tackle the plastic crisis

impact investing scheme woman at eco-friendly stove

Profit-for-purpose organisation ClimateCare is creating mini economies that deliver social and environmental benefits in hard-to-reach areas

How ESG investing entered the mainstream

The rising importance of environmental, social and governance issues, aimed at improving corporate behaviour, has led to charlatans “greenwashing” company credentials to attract investment

Millennials: the faces of future investment

Wealth management is changing with the advent of artificial intelligence and a new generation of investors