Market Intelligence

Market Intelligence gives you a quick look at news and trends around the world that reflect four broad themes influencing today’s global marketplace. We call these themes The Infinite Loop.

Market Intelligence: Technology

Innovation & Transformation / 02.15.19

Hyundai unveils walking car design

South Korea automaker Hyundai raised eyebrows in January when it unveiled Elevate, a walking car design complete with robotic legs, reports CNBC.

Market Perspectives / 12.20.18

2019 Outlook — What’s ahead amid slowing growth

Based on market indicators, it appears the pace of global economic growth has peaked. With numerous factors creating headwinds in a moderate growth environment, what might be in store for 2019? Ivy Investments shares our views of the economic and investment landscape in our 2019 Global Market Outlook.

Global Rebalancing / 12.11.18

Churning out chips

For more than 30 years, Intel Corp. has dominated chip making, producing the most important component in the bulk of the world’s computers. However, according to Bloomberg¸ that run is now under threat from a company many Americans have never heard of.

Market Perspectives / 11.30.18

Can Emerging Asia dethrone Silicon Valley?

Emerging Asia is solidifying its place in the global technology landscape where the region has evolved from copycat to pioneer. The Ivy Investments team gives its view on how the future of innovation is gradually shifting to areas of the world previously viewed as a hub for low-cost manufacturing or assembly.

Global Rebalancing / 11.20.18

India’s smartphone boom

Lava, a small player in India’s booming mobile economy, is nowhere near Apple in name recognition, but it is a bright spot in India’s effort to become a global hub for electronics manufacturing, reports Reuters.

Innovation & Transformation / 11.12.18

Automated vehicles: humans optional

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has announced new federal voluntary guidance on the development and use of automated vehicles – with the goal of “removing unnecessary barriers” to innovation, reports NPR.

Innovation & Transformation / 09.20.18

Mercedes unveils its first battery-powered model