Latest Intelligence

Published within

« | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | ... | » »|

Type Product title / description Pub Price
CommentWire
CommentWire

'Green' or ethical financial services set to become more mainstream

Socially responsible investing or ethical funds have never been so popular. The European ethical wealth management market is now worth E1 trillion, and ethical wealth management looks set to grow in popularity. Indeed, it appears ethical wealth management is not just a fashionable fad, and impressive returns suggest it will become a significant feature of Europe's wealth management landscape.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Oct 2006
Expert View
Expert View

'Le Cost Killer' goes easy on Renault

Renault chief executive Carlos Goshn, famed for his turnaround of Nissan, has announced an ambitious four-year plan to improve the French group's faltering performance. The plan, which features a move into new segments and a large-scale product offensive, is unlikely to cut as deep as his Nissan revamp, but as Datamonitor analyst Richard Carteau explains, Renault still has room to maneuver...

Published By Datamonitor
14 Feb 2006
Expert View
Expert View

'Proof-Win' - a means for Gordon Brown to deliver successful public sector IT projects?

The public sector will be one area where incoming UK prime minister Gordon Brown and his team will have their work cut out. The public sector has a culture not conducive to centralized IT project specification and governance, explaining the many projects that have hemorrhaged money and failed to deliver. This must be taken into account if large IT projects' chances of success are to be improved.

Published By Datamonitor
27 Jun 2007
Expert View
Expert View

'Silent killer' osteoporosis quietly on the increase

Osteoporosis currently affects 30 million people (predominantly women) worldwide and if left untreated, can be fatal. Historically hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has been used to help prevent the bone loss that leads to osteoporosis. However recent negative study results have lead to a rapid decline in its use, which may lead to a significant increase in the prevalence of osteoporosis.

Published By Datamonitor
30 Dec 2004
CommentWire
CommentWire

'Tank tourism': holidays not over yet

The EU commissioner responsible for tax and customs-related issues is set to table a proposal to raise the minimum level of diesel tax imposed by member states, in a bid to cut down on 'tank tourism.' However, given the lukewarm reception that the proposal has received so far, and the fact that unanimity is required, the proposal is unlikely to be adopted.

Published By Datamonitor
27 Feb 2007
Expert View
Expert View

'Treatwise' targeting transparency and trust

The 'treatwise' campaign recently launched in the UK is the first consumer education initiative to be adopted by rival confectioners of the size of Cadbury and Masterfoods, and marks a significant shift in attitude towards public health. Datamonitor Analyst Nick Beevors takes a closer look at why the companies involved believe they are leading the way for the confectionery industry...

Published By Datamonitor
08 Feb 2006
CommentWire
CommentWire

'Universal bank': doubts over government plan

Published By Datamonitor
10 Apr 2001
CommentWire
CommentWire

'Vote with your feet': bank critics urge consumers to move their money

A group of politically active bloggers from the Huffington Post have encouraged American consumers to move their money out of large US banks that accepted taxpayers' money and into struggling community banks. This campaign and others like it highlight the effectiveness of social media in uniting consumers and driving change, and the big banks should not underestimate its power.

Published By Datamonitor
21 Jan 2010
Expert View
Expert View

007 comes to physical video's rescue

The British Video Association has revealed that total video sales were up 10.1% in Q1 2013, with physical increasing by 7.2%. This goes against the trend of continued decline, but should only be seen as a minor - and artificially inflated - fillip rather than a recovery, with digital (including streaming) continuing to gain ground at a rapid rate (55.1% over the same quarter a year ago).

Published By Datamonitor
14 May 2013
Expert View
Expert View

10 trends to watch in consumer packaged goods in 2014

The Olympic Games may not award medals to consumer packaged goods products, but when looking at trends to watch in 2014, the marketers behind such products seem to have been inspired by the games' motto: "faster, higher, stronger." Packaged goods companies will be making their products greener, healthier, tastier, and faster in the New Year, says market researcher Datamonitor Consumer.

Published By Datamonitor
15 Jan 2014

« | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | ... | » »|

No help is available.