Industry Trends


Cyber Coverage
TrueNorth Companies
Hackers and cybercriminals are becoming increasingly sophisticated with their attacks. With more intelligent and connected devices, as well as the importance of a person’s digital identity,
Economic & Market Commentary: Perspectives on the 2010s
The familiar cliché that hindsight is 20/20 seems particularly apt as we step into the year 2020 and look back on the decade of the 2010s. Throughout the past 10 years, we returned time and time
Strategy Report: A New Year. A New Decade.
Abbot Downing
The pursuit of forecasting what opportunities and obstacles lie ahead takes added importance when looking at a new year and new decade to come. What follows are some thoughts about the opportunities
Summary of Climate Change Science for Investors
Cambridge Associates
We are investors, not scientists; however, investors would be wise to consider climate science in their investment decision-making process. Climate risks is likely underestimated by financial markets
Venture Capital Positively Disrupts Intergenerational Investing
Cambridge Associates
As technological advances are disrupting and transforming companies in every sector, the traditional investing landscape is also being disrupted. Venture capital is at the core of the transformation
Investment Outlook 2020: The Dance Continues
GenSpring | SunTrust Private Wealth
In 2020, we see a slightly better economic growth environment but modest capital market returns relative to the stellar gains of 2019. The global economy and markets will take two steps forward as
Ellwood's Investment Outlook 2020
Ellwood's Capital Markets Committee, Ellwood Associates
In seeking to evaluate the risk and return potential for a range of asset classes within the anticipated investment environment, there is caution given the deceleration in the economic cycle
CFO Outlook Survey: Technology Innovation with Intent
In the tech industry, the calculus for risk versus innovation is starting to shift. The technology companies are thinking differently about the how, why, where, and potential outcomes of their
Outlook 2020: Ten Investing Themes for the Coming Year
Cambridge Associates
It is an open question whether investors in 2020 will remain as sanguine as they did in 2019. The U.S. and China are settling into a protracted battle over strategic interests, global economic growth
23rd Annual Global CEO Survey: Navigating the Rising Tide of Uncertainty
PwC Private Company Services
For the first time, more than half of the CEOs surveyed believe the rate of global GDP growth will decline. This caution has translated into CEO’s low confidence in their own organization