High-Growth Themes To Render Big Gains In 2021: 4 Top Funds

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In the past few years, thematic investing has attracted several investors as it focuses on broad macroeconomic trends to analyze investment options rather than specific companies. Thematic decision making aligns investment decisions with noticeable social, corporate or economic trends and is based on ideas rather than facts alone. The coronavirus outbreak wreaked havoc across the globe last year and is still causing damage to economies. Even during those downturns, certain investment themes helped investors keep their funds from sinking. For instance, environmental and sustainability became widely recognized as a popular trend.

At present, governments around the globe are trying to vaccinate majority of the population and restrict the virus from spreading further. Markets rejoiced the progress in vaccine making and news on higher production. Going ahead with the optimism that things will be back to normal soon, investors should now focus on high-growth investment vehicles. Here are four such high-growth themes that can render big gains this year–

5th Generation (5G)– 5G puts forward some very interesting prospects for 2021. From infrastructure, components to delivery, the supply chain plays a crucial role for the technology rather than the thing itself. Device makers are trying to secure enough parts like semiconductors and displays, which require a long time to manufacture. Hence, investors can focus on next-gen telecom networks as a huge transition in telecom infrastructure awaits.

Fintech– While the pandemic disrupted the global economy, it pushed Fintech for the best, proving the power and portability of digital technologies. Though bricks-and-mortar stores were trying to go online to stay in trend before the pandemic, many failed to embrace financial services at will. Amid social distancing and remote working spree, the fintech arena has shown customers that they have more to offer than just mobile payments services. From cloud-based accounting services to automated compliance and fraud-protection technologies, they have proven their true potential to businesses and are poised to grow in 2021.

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