With nearly 70 per cent of the world’s population expected to live in towns and cities by 2050, rapid urbanisation is one of the biggest challenges of our time, putting unprecedented pressure on transportation systems, utilities and the environment. But emerging technologies are affording new, smarter ways to maintain, build and interact with infrastructure in an effort to make urbanisation more manageable
Concern over investing in regulated sectors is damaging UK infrastructure, but private finance is essential to meet future needs
With policies shifting towards cleaner sources of energy, stranded assets associated with fossil fuels can represent a huge risk to company balance sheets
‘It is time for the pensions industry to stand together to change the narrative and invest to directly address climate change'
Economic hostility and sanctions exchanged between the United States and China will impact development of reality technologies, with winners and losers on both sides of the trade war
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
Embracing digital transformation not only improves internal business processes, but also helps private equity firms identify the best companies for investment
Investment in improved supply chain management and precision farming techniques hold the key to banishing famine and malnutrition