Technology continues to transform all segments of the economy. Platform-based businesses have gained market share at the expense of many traditional, linear businesses via their superior scale economics and long-term profitability potential. In our view, this platform concept is a primary driver of the success of the largest technology companies and most dominant companies – the five largest U.S. companies by market-cap (Apple1, Microsoft, Amazon, Alphabet and Facebook) are all platforms.
Commentaries from Our Thought Leaders
WisdomTree has collaborated with Dr. Jamie Metzl to help create the underlying Index that the BioRevolution Fund (WDNA) seeks to track. Dr. Metzl is the author of Hacking Darwin: Genetic Engineering and the Future of Humanity and a member of the World Health Organization’s advisory committee on human genome editing. Along with our Jeremy Schwartz, he discusses the BioRevolution, WDNA and the blurring lines between science fiction and our new reality.