Gaming: Video Games Are The Next Social Platforms

Last week, highly popular video game Fortnite hosted an in-game virtual concert by rapper Travis Scott. The performance attracted a record 12.3 million players, a number that should be revised upwards when taking into consideration people who watched the concert outside of the game on streaming platforms like Twitch and YouTube. While some could argue…

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Gaming: New Video Gaming Cycle Appears On Track

Video gaming has undoubtedly been one of the rare safe havens in the equity market in recent weeks, as illustrated by the performance of our Gaming certificate (down just 3.7% month-to-date). The industry should indeed emerge largely unscathed from the current health crisis as an expected surge in digital revenue, with hundreds of millions of people…

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Fintech: B2B The Next Growth Engine

The success of Fintech firms in recent years has mainly been a consumer story: consumers increasingly pay with their digital wallets (Apple Pay, PayPal…), use their banking apps (Revolut, N26…) and send money to family through peer-to-peer apps (Square Cash…). Consumer payments & banking will undoubtedly keep growing over coming years thanks to the rising…

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