• Market-Update-Banner-November

    November mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    November mARKet update Spotlight: General Market Outlook, Reimbursement Landscape for Cancer Tests, & Hypersonic Flight.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion […]

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    October mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    October mARKet update Spotlight: Undervalued Equity Markets, Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing, & Late-Stage Venture Capital   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on […]

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    Steve Forbes on the Market, Policy, and the Evolution of Media

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    On the podcast today, we are joined by Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor in Chief of Forbes Media Group. Together with ARK CEO and CIO Cathie Wood and ARK analyst James Wang, we have a fascinating chat with Steve on the market, the modern media landscape, and the trustworthiness of cryptocurrencies. The podcast starts off […]

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    September mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    September mARKet update Spotlight: Growth vs. Value, Bonds vs. Stocks, Porsche’s Taycan, & Batteries.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on […]

  • August mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    August mARKet update Spotlight: Inverted Yield Curves, Illumina vs. Invitae, and Square’s Cash App.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on […]

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    May mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    May mARKet update Spotlight: the China Trade War, Uber’s IPO, and Bitcoin.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market […]

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    April mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    April mARKet update Spotlight: revisiting the “Deflationary Boom”, the Autonomous Driving Space, Pinterest, and more.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion […]

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    An Exponential View of the Future, With Azeem Azhar

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    On the show today we welcome none other than Azeem Azhar, early stage investor and founder of the Exponential View newsletter and podcast. Azeem is here to talk to us about his own work in covering the latest and most innovative developments in technology as well as comment on the current startup and tech landscape, […]

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    March mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    March mARKet update Spotlight: a late 1990’s comparison, JPM Coin, the FDA’s modernization efforts, and more.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based […]

  • February mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    February mARKet update Spotlight: Mobile Payments, Maxwell Technologies, Bitcoin’s Lightning Network, & Spotify   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent […]

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    Economics, Trade Relations, And Innovation — Recognizing Investment Potential with Dr. Art Laffer and Cathie Wood

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    Welcome back to FYI, the For Your Innovation Podcast from ARK Invest. Today on the show we are joined by two special guests. First we have, Catherine Wood CEO and CIO of ARK Invest, as well as a her mentor, former professor, and advisor to ARK Investment Management LLC, Dr. Art Laffer. You might know […]

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    January mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    January mARKet update Spotlight: The Deflationary Boom, Moore’s Law vs. Wright’s Law, and Unicorns.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on […]

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    Moore’s Law Isn’t Dead: It’s Wrong – Long Live Wright’s Law

    by | Market Insights

    Yes, the most famous technology forecast of all time—Gordon Moore’s prediction that the number of transistors on a chip would double every two years—confuses why and how technology costs decline. It focuses on the wrong variable: time. When he wrote “every two years” in forecasting the doubling of transistor density and consequent halving of computation […]

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    Addressing Concerns During Periods of Market Volatility

    by | Market Insights Review

    Given the recent move in interest rates, intensified trade tensions, and increased market volatility, we would like to share some of our thoughts. We presented two charts during our monthly mARKet update webinar this past week that offer some perspective. The chart above suggests that Fed policy is not tight. Before or during past crises, the […]

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    Climbing the Wall of Worry: Disruptive Innovation Could Add Fuel to This Bull Market

    by | Market Insights Review
    Mentioned Companies: CRSP, EDIT, GOOGL, NTLA

    The Equity Market Continues to Climb the Wall of Worry Concerned that the nine-year bull run has overstayed its welcome, many strategists have highlighted the narrow leadership of the US stock market as it has bucked weakening trends elsewhere in the world. Through June, the so-called FAANG stocks had accounted for 75% of the S&P […]

  • July market update

    July mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    July mARKet update Spotlight: Autonomous Delivery Robots and The Changing Landscape for Semiconductors.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent […]

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    June mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    June mARKet update Spotlight: Market Review, macroeconomic headwinds, CRISPR, autonomous vehicles   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, […]

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    May mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar
    Mentioned Companies: AMZN, CRM, GOOG, MSFT, NTLA, SSYS, TSLA

    May mARKet update Spotlight: Market Review, the yield curve, and companies investing in the future.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion […]

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    April mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar
    Mentioned Companies: FB, SPOT

    April mARKet update Spotlight: Market Review and the Fear of Trade War, Facebook Data Breach, Spotify Music Streaming   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers […]

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    March mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    March mARKet update Spotlight: Market Review, 3D Printing Market, Artificial Intelligence (AI)   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market […]

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    February mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    February mARKet update Spotlight: Market volatility, inflation, interest rates, and ARK’s point of view on the latest developments around bitcoin…   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The […]

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    January mARKet Update

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    January mARKet update Spotlight: Questions Concerning the Market Today, the Genomic Revolution, and more…   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on […]

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    December mARKet Update

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    December mARKet update Spotlight: Flattening Yield Curves, Bitcoin Futures, and more…   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, […]

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    Are Flattening Yield Curves Signaling A Deflationary Boom As We Approach 2018?

    by | Market Insights Review

    After a business trip to beautiful Australia last week, I came away with questions and concerns which have been weighing on the minds of investors around the world. Chief among them are equity valuations after nearly nine years of a bull market, and flattening yield curves which typically have been harbingers of recession. Our conclusions […]

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    November mARKet Update

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    November mARKet update Spotlight: the Yield Curve, Bitcoin After the Segwit 2x Fork Cancellation, Autonomous Vehicles, and more…   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 20-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers […]

  • May market update

    May mARKet update: ARK’s view on the Market & Health Care Companies

    by | Market Insights Webinar
    Mentioned Companies: AMZN, ATHN, GOOG

    May mARKet update Spotlight: The Genomic Revolution – Health Care Companies ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 20-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, macro […]

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    Data from Cash Disruption: A Clear Advantage for Fintech Firms

    by | Digital
    Mentioned Companies: AAPL, AMZN, BABA, DPZ, FB, MELI, NKE, PYPL

    Cash transactions play a dominant role in the lives of millions of people around the world: Cash is the leading payment instrument for day-to-day purchases such as groceries, petrol, and in some cases, even real estate. For Khin San,[1] a small farmer from Myanmar, cash is central to her livelihood. She often travels with large amounts […]

  • Next Generation Internet

    mARKet update: ARK’s view on the Market & Next Generation Internet News

    by | Market Insights Webinar
    Mentioned Companies: AMZN, GOOG

    April Spotlight: Next Generation Internet – Artificial Intelligence and Fintech   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 20-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, macro […]

  • Fearless Girl

    Facing Down the Bull Market: Why ARK Believes the “Fearless Girl” Should Run with the Bull

    by | Market Insights Review

    To honor International Women’s Day earlier this month, Boston-based State Street commissioned a sculpture of a “Fearless Girl” to stand in front of Wall Street’s famed bull.  State Street’s intention was honorable, as it highlighted the superior stock performance of companies with well-diversified boards and advocated for the appointment of more women to corporate boards. […]

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    mARKet Update: ARK’s viewpoint on the Bull Market and the Bitcoin ETF

    by | Market Insights Webinar

      ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 20-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, macro economics, and thematic investing in disruptive innovation. To register for […]

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    Fintech Explained—The Financial Revolution Has Just Begun

    by | Digital

    Watch ARK’s explainer video on Fintech and the ongoing financial transformation. Learn why ARK believes Fintech could have a great and positive impact on our lives. ARK believes the financial services industry is ripe for innovation. While we have seen advances such as ATMs in the 60’s, debit cards in the 70s, and online banking […]

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    Bitcoin’s Price Behavior: Why 2017 is Not the Same as 2013

    by | Digital

    A common but mistaken refrain is building that bitcoin’s price behavior of late has been a replica of the infamous late 2013 rise and crash. Certainly, a similar narrative could be spun: bitcoin breaks $1,000, the People’s Bank of China issues some comments that scare people, bitcoin crashes. But if a few marketplace characteristics are investigated, we think the […]

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    Starting 2017 On The Right Side Of Disruptive Innovation

    by | Market Insights Review

    I would like to present ARK’s perspective on the market last year and our thoughts about the next few years, especially as they relate to our disruptive innovation investment themes.  While our predictions early last year on the direction of the US economy and equity markets went against the consensus view – and were correct […]

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    July mARKet update webinar – Spotlight: Industrial Innovation

    by | Market Insights Webinar
    Mentioned Companies: SCTY, TSLA

    ‘mARKet update’ is a 20 minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s CEO/CIO Catherine Wood and her teams of thematic analysts. It offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, macro economics, and thematic investing in disruptive innovation. July Spotlight: Industrial Innovation – Automotive Industry, Tesla, Energy Storage, SolarCity  

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    Bitcoin: A Significantly Investable Asset

    by | Digital

    Exploring Bitcoin As A New Asset Class 1/4 A excerpt of ARK’s white paper exploring bitcoin as the first of its kind in a new asset class—cryptocurrency—distinct from all other asset classes. In this article, we make the case that bitcoin is a significantly investable asset. ARK Invest and Coinbase define investability as providing ample liquidity […]

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    Bitcoin: Ringing the Bell for a New Asset Class

    by | Digital White Paper

    ARK Invest and Coinbase explore the merit of bitcoin as the first of its kind in a new asset class—cryptocurrency—distinct from all other asset classes. Universally, we think traditional asset classes must meet the requirement of investability. However, traditional asset classes then differ in their politico-economic features, correlation of price movements, and risk-reward profiles. In […]

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    Stocks Pare Gains After Strong Jobs Report

    by | News
    Mentioned Companies: DDD, MTLS, SSYS, XONE

    ARK Invest CEO/CIO, Cathie Wood sits down with Yahoo Finance‘s Jen Rogers to discuss why the blowout February jobs report was actually good news. She also analyzes the market’s response to a potential Trump nomination. In addition, Cathie explains why good news is actually becoming good news, despite the recent period of uncertainty and volatility. “Anyone […]

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    Market Outlook 2016: The Flip Side of 2000

    by | Market Insights Review

    As I did in October 2014 and August 2015 when fear last gripped the equity markets, I am writing to give you another out-of-consensus – that is, positive – market outlook.  The last two scares offered good equity buying opportunities, as does this one if the bull market remains intact, which we believe it will.  While recent stock price […]

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    Why This Bull Market May Continue to Surprise

    by | Market Insights Review

    Typically, a bull market ends with confidence and exuberance, not to mention rapid inflows. Surprisingly, neither of those conditions characterizes equity markets today. In October 2014 I shared a “Different Interpretation of Recent Market Signals” with you, laying out what we later learned to be true. Today, I would like to share my thoughts with […]

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    A Different Interpretation of Recent Market Signals

    by | Market Insights Review

    With the most recent market signals, the fear trade is back!  Yes, the market is grappling with some daunting issues:  Ebola, ISIS, Russia, renewed European weakness, and weak retail sales in the U.S.  Commodity prices are sliding, fanning fears of broad-based deflation.  Some earnings pre announcements, starting with Microchip’s, have been unnerving. For most of […]