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  1. Bright Ideas in Green Energy

    Bright Ideas in Green Energy

    Professor Greta Patzke explains how she is attempting to solve the world's energy problems by finding a way to produce truly clean energy from sustainable sources.

  2. The Tides Are Turning: Why the Blue Economy Matters

    The Tides Are Turning: Why the Blue Economy Matters

    The ocean's business is everybody's business. We owe every second breath to the vast expanses of water that cradle our planet, which produce more than 50% of the world's oxygen. The daily diet of three billion people is based on marine-based food. When put into GDP terms, the ocean is the world's seventh largest economy. And yet this life-supporting system filled with unprecedented economic opportunities is under serious threat.

  3. Supertrends. One Year On.

    Supertrends. One Year On.

    We have updated our Supertrends, the five long-term investment themes we established a year ago. Each Supertrend remains highly relevant and forms an integral part of the Credit Suisse House View.

  4. Promoting Prosperity in a World of Transition

    Promoting Prosperity in a World of Transition

    While advancements in science and technology have accelerated progress, the private sector must play a significant role to sustain growth and further alleviate poverty in developing countries. This was the conclusion drawn in a panel discussion that featured Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam during the 2018 Milken Institute Global Conference.

  5. A Culture of Belonging

    A Culture of Belonging

    Born on one of the world's most remote islands, she moved away and earned a fortune. Then Zita Cobb returned to transform Fogo Island into a socially responsible, sustainable art project.

  6. The “Blue Economy”: A Sustainable Future for the Ocean

    The "Blue Economy": A Sustainable Future for the Ocean

    A conversation with Fabian Huwyler, Head of Green Solutions, Impact Advisory and Finance (IAF), about the investing opportunities the ocean creates and why we all can benefit from them.

  7. How Can Countries Reduce Poverty? Invest in Women's Human Capital

    How Can Countries Reduce Poverty? Invest in Women's Human Capital

    Investing in women's health and education is not just a moral imperative but also makes sound economic sense – policies that foster female empowerment are particularly powerful because they can make a vast contribution to economic growth. In a recent Credit Suisse Research Institute study on "Eradicating Extreme Poverty", we look at why investment in women's human capital can make a big difference to poverty levels.

  8. How The Power of An Entrepreneurial Mindset Is Helping Unite Societies

    How The Power of An Entrepreneurial Mindset Is Helping Unite Societies

    An entrepreneurial mindset is prized by companies for leadership, but can it also help unite divided societies? The partnership between Credit Suisse and Bloomberg explores how today's business leaders can help forge a more positive, social direction.

  9. "I want fair, social capitalism."

    "I want fair, social capitalism."

    The young economist Falko Paetzold is fighting for a more equitable, healthier and more environmentally friendly world. His aim is to encourage private investors, particularly those with assets in excess of 50 million dollars, to invest sustainably.

  10. Credit Suisse 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit: The Critical Mission of Creating Wealth with Communities

    Credit Suisse 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit: The Critical Mission of Creating Wealth with Communities

    Revitalizing communities to deliver both impactful and profitable returns is a critical topic among investors today, recently discussed at the Credit Suisse 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit.