Robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, or any other type of disruptive technology is slated to the next wave of innovation. For investors who missed out on the serendipitous run of FAANG (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Google) stocks, they can look to capitalize on disruptive tech options in 2019.
Disruptive technology is not relegated to certain sectors as it will permeate into all industries in some form or fashion. For example, augmented reality is technology comprised of digital images superimposed over the real world, and its use is primed to drive industry growth–industries like real estate and manufacturing are already putting the technology to use in a variety of ways.
Traders can take advantage of the rise in robotics through the Daily Robotics, Artificial Intelligence & Automation Index Bull 3X Shares (NYSEArca: UBOT). UBOT seeks daily investment results equal to 300 percent of the daily performance of the Indxx Global Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Thematic Index, which is designed to provide exposure to exchange-listed companies in developed markets that are expected to benefit from the adoption and utilization of robotics and/or artificial intelligence.
In the video below, Dominic Keen is an entrepreneur turned venture capitalist focusing on the burgeoning UK robotics industry. The Britbots EIS and SEIS funds raise money to invest in early-stage British robotics firms, at the seed and first follow-on stage. Why does Dominic believe experienced investors should consider putting money into this sector? What kind of companies have they backed to date? And how do they intend to help them grow into UK technology success stories? Watch the interview to find out…
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