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Shopify helps companies looking to sell their goods online. It is regarded by Amazon as a partner and, as Tom Slater explains, with a growing number of companies looking to have an online presence, it has a massive potential opportunity.
Ant Financial is a private online payments business that started life as part of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba. Tom Slater explains what attracted him to take a holding in ANT for Scottish Mortgage.
Ian Cowie examines a relatively good year for biotech and healthcare investment companies.
Polar Capital Healthcare explain why big pharma shouldn’t be ignored.
David Prosser asks the all-important question. Which investment companies will outperform in 2019?
In this month’s issue we look at healthcare and millennials, where Polar Capital Global Healthcare explain why big pharma shouldn't be ignored. Ian Cowie examines a relatively good year for biotech and healthcare investment companies. Investment Week columnist Jayna Rana examines the advantages of investing in investment companies for younger generations.
BB Healthcare manager, Paul Major, on why healthcare could be one investment area untainted by Brexit.
David Prosser explains how investment companies could be the answer for investors wanting exposure to alternative asset classes.
David Prosser highlights continued efforts by the sector to cut and restructure fees.
Simon Edelsten – Mid Wynd International, Jean Roche – Schroder UK Mid Cap and Peter Spiller – Capital Gearing, explain why ignoring political noise and trade wars being resolved will be key to their success in 2019.
Peter Spiller – Capital Gearing, explains why he is looking to inflation-linked investments to protect his portfolio from threats.