Water, wellspring of profits

Water, wellspring of profits

N°2 May 2021

Water, wellspring of profits


3. EDITORIAL by Marc Bürki

6. SCANS Economic survey

14. TRENDS Personality, country, innovation

16. ANALYSIS Small investors seize power

20. CRYPTO CHRONICLES  Did you say "alt season"?

22. FREIGHT Ship owners are back in the game

26. PORTRAIT Conzzeta, ever more focused


34. Infographic: water, an increasingly precious resource

36. Intriguing companies in the water industry

42. Interview with Dieter Küffer, portfolio manager at Robeco

44. Desalination: drinking seawater

48. Bottled water is under pressure

50. Inteview with Mike Young, father of the water market

52. Water wars

56. INTERVIEW Christoph Franz, chairman of Roche

60. SWISS START-UPS  Ones to watch

64. COSMETICS  Organic products move into cosmetics

68. SWISSQUOTE Asian momentum

70. AUTO The BMW iX3: close encounters of the third kind

72. TRAVEL Five amazing travel ideas in Switzerland

80. TRIED AND TESTED Easy money with Reddit



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