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A real stitch-up: Hiding behind ESG | Sustainability Insights January 2022

A real stitch-up: Hiding behind ESG | Sustainability Insights January 2022

Fast fashion is one of the least sustainable industries on the planet. Greenwashing is the latest in a slew of questionable behaviours within the fashion world and allegations will likely increase, bringing heightened investment risk. Our latest Sustainability Insights reports asks how can investors avoid this expensive trap?

finnCap Tech Chat | Into the metaverse

finnCap Tech Chat | Into the metaverse

This week we enter into the metaverse, and identify stocks in UK small-mid cap that are set to benefit as the metaverse scales through the 2020s.

Growth opportunities for DTC in 2022

Growth opportunities for DTC in 2022

2021 was a record year for DTC listings on the London stock market. However, it was also a bumpy year for many of these stock market debuts. Despite this, the ongoing shift to digital and continuing focus on connecting with consumers, means there are continued growth opportunities for DTC businesses in 2022.

At the forefront of the energy industry in 2021

At the forefront of the energy industry in 2021

We are proud to have provided an array of solutions across the energy spectrum and to be at the forefront of the industry in all its guises. We look forward to more of the same in 2022.

Capital Performance - Winter 2022

Capital Performance - Winter 2022

finnCap Group is delighted to share the next edition of Capital Performance. This is our review of the second half of a remarkable 2021, and our look ahead to the next 12 months.

finnCap Tech Chat | Tech top picks for 2022

finnCap Tech Chat | Tech top picks for 2022

This week, we summarise the investment case for each of our tech top picks for 2022: Tracsis, Quartix and Tremor.

11 for 22: Investment ideas for 2022

11 for 22: Investment ideas for 2022

Where next for markets in 2022? We look at the issues for investors to deal with, presenting our ‘11 for 22’. As usual, we have looked for the individual companies within our coverage that potentially offer strong upside, be it from organic growth, restructuring, M&A, the trend towards ESG or promising emerging therapies.

finnCap Tech Chat | Cloudy with a chance of tennis balls

finnCap Tech Chat | Cloudy with a chance of tennis balls

This week, our tech analyst takes a look at multi-cloud architectures and considers the impact of China on internet and cloud provision.

How DTC companies are creating sustainable advantage

How DTC companies are creating sustainable advantage

Sustainable consumerism is escalating and all consumer companies need to reflect this shift. In this blog we look at how DTC brands are doing this.

A coming of age for DTC companies

A coming of age for DTC companies

Despite Direct-To-Consumer being the biggest trend in retail today, it is proving difficult for investors to make money from this secular shift. Our latest consumer insights draw from our recent research on the topic to discuss this coming of age moment for DTC brands.

What’s stopping the scaleup?

What’s stopping the scaleup?

The barriers to growth that face scaleups in the UK are still substantial despite scaling companies being a backbone of our economy. We hear from finnCap Group’s Private Growth Capital team on what more we feel can be done to support and supercharge our most ambitious private companies on a mission to scale.