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Megatrends: Engines of Transformation

Unpredictable markets and changing economic conditions make it hard to know how to invest for the future. Megatrends offer the potential for enduring growth that transcends interest rate cycles, inflation trends and market volatility. Morgan Stanley Wealth Management has identified several key trends that are transforming our lives and our world.
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Key megatrends impacting society, the
economy and the markets

Embracing the future with megatrend investing

What makes a trend a megatrend? Learn how changes in society can power growth for years to come.

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Global change

Megatrends are happening around the world and around the corner—structural transformations that we can often recognize in daily life. While the pace of these trends may ebb and flow over time, we believe the ultimate direction is not in doubt. 

Long-term shifts

Megatrends address massive demographic shifts, technological advancements and societal needs. They are expected to play out over multiple business cycles, potentially driving markets for years to come.

Tailored to you

Gaining exposure to megatrends in your portfolio can help you participate in ongoing changes in the economy, society and our daily lives. Find out how you can potentially benefit from the insights of Morgan Stanley’s top thinkers and the guidance of a Financial Advisor who understands your goals.


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Is your portfolio ready for the future? Talk to your Morgan Stanley Financial Advisor about how to incorporate megatrends into your investment strategy.

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