Networks - Investment Strategy

Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth
Thursday, May 9, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT), a network of easily deployed sensors and smart devices, combined with advanced analytics platforms and cloud services, has the potential to disrupt and strengthen products and services across multiple industries.

Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

No one can predict with certainty which areas of financial technology (FinTech) will lead to the next significant wave of disruption.

Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

As computers have become more powerful and data more readily available, advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have followed. The combination of these disciplines with robotics can have a significant economic- and business-related benefit.

Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth
Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Unlike other investment strategies that can be bound by geography or market capitalization classifications, the thematic investing strategy focuses on themes that can break macro trends and create an opportunity to produce returns that may look different from the overall market.

Linda S. Martinson, Baron Capital
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Long-term fundamental investors do not make investment decisions based on the length of a streak or whether a bull or bear market line has been crossed. Statistics can be helpful, but they have their limitations.

Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

The challenges confronting water resources and its associated infrastructure present a compelling thematic investment opportunity, since water shortages in the coming decades are expected to boost prices for this commodity.

Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Lithium batteries are already the choice energy source for many products, and consumption is expected to grow considerably over the coming decade.

Vanguard
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Investors can diversify their portfolios through equity allocations to markets outside their home market.

Vanguard
Monday, May 6, 2019

Even as the financial markets have rallied in early 2019, recession concerns have dominated investor discussions. We continue to believe that the U.S. economy will avoid recession this year.

NEPC
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Direct investments for wealthy individuals and family offices can be challenging when competing with the experience, intellectual capital, and the deep network of relationships forged by a private equity firm.