Markets

Goldman’s global stock chief says tech investors should expand beyond the usual mega-cap favourites and focus on these 3 specific areas

Peter Oppenheimer — the chief global equity strategist at Goldman Sachs — said in a Bloomberg interview that investors should diversify out of popular mega-cap tech names and consider three new areas within the sector: medical tech, educational tech, and environmental tech. He said that the new bull market we’re […]
Goldman’s global stock chief says tech investors should expand beyond the usual mega-cap favourites and focus on these 3 specific areas
News

How the life sciences are using digital to change the way we practice medicine

Scientific and technological innovation are at the heart of improving the way doctors treat illness and disease. When it comes to digitization, the healthcare industry is moving forward, albeit slowly, navigating a highly regulated field that deals with massive amounts of sensitive information. One of the most notable efforts in this area has been the […]
How the life sciences are using digital to change the way we practice medicine
Tech

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Microsoft and Google push healthcare strategy with new investment —  Robot pilot aims to ease nursing burdens —  Vermont’s $44m HIE has major flaws

Welcome to Digital Health Briefing, a new morning email providing the latest news, data, and insight on how digital technology is disrupting the healthcare ecosystem, produced by BI Intelligence. Sign up and receive Digital Health Briefing free to your inbox. Have feedback? We’d like to hear from you. Write me […]
DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Microsoft and Google push healthcare strategy with new investment  —  Robot pilot aims to ease nursing burdens  —  Vermont’s $44m HIE has major flaws
Tech

An Aussie startup has just scored $1 million from a health insurance fund

Australian private health insurer HCF has invested $1 million into medical technology startup Curo Technologies. Curo’s system employs sensors to “unobtrusively” monitor the welfare of elderly residents in aged care facilities or their own home. The data is then put through analytics for reporting to mobile devices of care staff […]
An Aussie startup has just scored $1 million from a health insurance fund