Articles


  1. Decarbonization – A Global Initiative

    Decarbonization is emerging as a key strategy the world over as nations and countries look to limit carbon emission and address climate change. While developed countries are leading the way, emerging economies too are focusing ...read more

  2. Sustainability in Procurement – Need of the Hour

    Sustainability is currently one of the corporate goals for organizations across the world. With governments announcing stringent rules, companies are moving downstream in their value chain to ensure control and management. The focus is on ...read more

  3. Rise in Prices of Global Commodities

    Prices of commodities are increasing unprecedentedly, fuelled by the combined effect of economic recovery following COVID-19, logistical issues, and expectations from the US stimulus package. The impact of this spike will have to be borne ...read more

  1. Captured Carbon Dioxide – A Valuable Resource

    With climate change threatening the entire planet, it is essential to take decisive steps to stop environmental degradation. Governments across the globe are committed to reducing their carbon emission and invest in green energy, carbon ...read more

  2. How did Tesla Overcome the Semiconductor Crisis?

    The global semiconductor shortage has created an economic turmoil. The automobiles and electronics industries were the worst hit and incurred significant losses, as semiconductors are an integral raw material in these domains. Furthermore, the shift ...read more

  1. Metaverse – The Future of Internet

    Currently, metaverse is the one of the most exciting technologies in the tech space. Giants such as Meta and Microsoft have already started developing their own version of it. To a large extent, ‘the metaverse’ is ...read more

  2. Energy Crisis Unfolding in Europe

    These are unprecedented times for the energy market in Europe. While the energy sector is taking steps to decarbonize, renewable resources are increasingly contributing to the generation mix as the demand for electricity grows. The ...read more

  3. Impact Investing in Real Estate

    Amid the requirement for a robust social infrastructure in the wake of the pandemic, social impact investing is increasingly attracting attention. While issues such as climate change continue to pique the interest of investors, social ...read more

  4. Global Semiconductor Chip Shortage – Extending to 2022

    Semiconductors are the foundation of everything digital in today’s world – from transportation and AI to 5G, quantum computing, and beyond. The worldwide shortage of semiconductors that began in late 2020 emphasized the criticality of these spe ...read more

  1. How can a Start-up Become a Unicorn?

    The rapid pace of technological innovations has led to new start-ups mushrooming in every field. While some have great products and ideas, only a few succeed to gain the coveted "unicorn" status. They attract investors, ...read more

  2. Indian Tech Economy – Poised for Growth

    The year 2020 proved to be disastrous for many sectors; however, tech-based sectors witnessed accelerated growth and innovations last year. In India, several tech-based start-ups in sectors such as e-commerce, fintech, and EdTech recorded fast-track growth. ...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