Articles


  1. Vegan Beauty Products – A Rising Trend

    The concept of a vegan cosmetics is gradually gaining popularity and followers, as it advocates no cruelty toward animals. Not only has the growing potential of the market attracted many new entrants, established brands are ...read more

  2. Global Shortage of Shipping Containers

    Global trade has come to a standstill due to misplacement of shipping containers. While Asia is facing a major shortage and is unable to transport goods, these containers are being piled up in the US ...read more

  3. Sustainability in Procurement – Textile Industry

    Sustainability is the need of the hour and industries across the world are embedding this concept in their strategic plans. The textile industry, which forms the backbone of the fashion trade, is introducing changes in ...read more

  1. Can Technology Help Mitigate Semiconductor Shortage?

    COVID-19 adversely impacted many industries, one of which is the semiconductor industry. The global shortage of this critical raw material had a cascading effect on the automobile and electronic industry. While the solution is to ...read more

  2. Are Decentralized Clinical Trials the Future?

    Decentralized clinical trials, also known as virtual, home, or remote trials, can be conducted at patients’ homes. The outbreak of the global pandemic catalyzed the adoption of this model. This shift of clinical-trial activities toward p ...read more

  1. Understanding Impact Investment

    Impact investing has seen a significant rise over the past decade and the trend is likely to continue. As awareness of environmental degradation and the need for social developments increase, investors are favoring enterprises that ...read more

  1. Shift in Work Culture in Post-COVID–19 World

    The fear of COVID-19 has led to the need for social distancing and lockdowns across nations. Most corporates have introduced WFH policy to ensure business continuity. However, this policy can be sustainable only if it ...read more

  2. COVID-19 Lockdown Plays Well for Gaming Industry

    Natural disasters, recessions, and other such devastating events tend to catalyze industry-wide trends and shift the power balance between sectors. COVID-19’s effect on various sectors, particularly gaming, will be in line with this notion. T ...read more

  1. Smart Beta — Innovation, Meet Opportunity

    The tech bubble wiped out an estimated $30 trillion of wealth. The credit crisis that followed soon after further shook investor confidence in the markets. As a result, investors shifted from active management and hedge funds ...read more

  2. Robo-Advisors — Innovation in a Time of ETFs

    Automated solutions can now provide investment advice at costs ranging between 0.15% - 0.50% as compared to the usual 1% fee that traditional investment advisors charge. What started off as experiments in providing low-cost investment advisory tools ...read more