How to profit from demographics

Demographic trends promise something priceless. By observing the changing structure of a population’s age and income, patient investors who accurately forecast these slow-moving trends can benefit clients over the long term.

In the near term, these societal changes can seem a little muddy, and subject to unpredictable influences. Recently, record levels of immigration boosted Germany’s workforce, changing its demographic make-up, while China reversed its one-child policy in a move aimed at confronting problems posed by its ageing society.[1]

At a higher level, it can be difficult to determine the best course of action amid those trends, but a deeper investigation into how they affect companies, industries and, eventually, entire economies, is a powerful tool when it comes to making profitable investment decisions.

Our analysts explore some current demographic investment themes below:

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