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The Top 16 Predictions for 2016

The Top 16 Predictions for 2016

The top 16 predictions for 2016 summarize Frost & Sullivan’s global insights for the coming year. The dramatic shifts highlighted throughout the 16 prediction categories all involve a key theme—change driven by Mega Trends. Key trends span across the financial services sector, social forces, data and technology shifts, global economic policies, and business models. The study provides a trend analysis on each prediction in the market that is expected to drive innovation and investment in 2016. The eclectic mix of topics covered range from the evolving role of millennials and women, to cognitive technologies such as virtual and augmented reality in eLearning, to the rise of a B2B economy, crowdfunding, and the Blockchain.


  • Introduction to Top 16 Trends to Watch
    • Top 16 Trends for 2016
    • Comparative Analysis of Top 16 Trends for 2016
  • Profiles of Top 16 Trends to Watch
    • Financial Technology (Fintech) Revolution
    • Financial Technology (Fintech) Revolution-Crowdfunding
    • Fintech in 2016
    • Clashing Data Policies
    • Clashing Data Policies in 2016
    • Focus on Corporate Responsibility
    • Focus on Corporate Responsibility in 2016
    • Asian Outlook
    • Asian Outlook in 2016
    • Blockchain
    • Blockchain in 2016
    • Russia-China Alliance
    • Russia-China Alliance in 2016
    • The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
    • TTIP in 2016
    • B2B Sharing Economy
    • B2B Sharing Economy in 2016
    • Augmented eLearning
    • Augmented eLearning in 2016
    • Smartphone Evolution
    • Smartphone Evolution in 2016
    • Women as Corporate Leaders
    • Women as Corporate Leaders in 2016
    • Consumer Micro-Income Streams
    • Consumer Micro-Income Streams in 2016
    • The Year Millennials Grow Up
    • The Year Millennials Grow Up in 2016
    • Economic Hotspots
    • Economic Hotspots and Emerging Geographies in 2016
    • Job Polarization
    • Job Polarization in 2016
    • Marketplaces
    • Marketplaces in 2016
  • Conclusion
    • Common Themes

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