Category: Innovation

Finance, Innovation, Pensions
07 Nov, 2017

The trend is clear. Pensions are increasing allocations to alternatives. What are the logical impacts of this trend?

I do not know the answer. However I do believe it is an important question to consider. According to Willis Towers Watson, global multinational risk management, insurance brokerage and advisory company, the allocations to other (non-cash, non-stock non-bond) investments among US pensions has grown from 17% in 2006 to 27% in 2016. That is about […]

Growth of precariat is the wind beneath my wings, thoughts on replicating the Starbucks success in social finance.

Did anybody explain Starbucks success as perfect timing of product release with the tidal rise of outsourcing and emergence of Freelance labour? As I am searching for my next startup I watched Bill Gross, founder of Idealab, TED talk where he identifies timing as the biggest factor of success for a startups. As reatail investors […]