Across the board, there is greater interest and demand for investments that have purpose and sustainability at their core. When Rio Tinto destroyed an Aboriginal sacred site in order to expand its WA coal mine earlier this year, many investors chose to sell their shares to distance themselves from the business. This is just one example of how investors are demanding opportunities that are good for humanity and company founders, as well as their bank balance.
When it comes to trends that are tied to different sectors, investors are seeking opportunities to back companies and products that they believe in. Health and wellness, renewable energy and industries that support the reduction of poverty are popular right now, and businesses in this domain are set for a stellar period of growth