Explore our insights on the economy, industries and emerging trends through interactive infographics.
We still haven’t reached peak music. It’s been more than a decade since streaming music came online, but listeners have barely started turning up the volume. Some 11% of global smartphone users paid for streamed music last year, and Goldman Sachs Research expects this percentage to almost double by 2030.
The record wave of M&A activity that we witnessed in 2021 is showing no signs of slowing as we turn the page on a new year. Check out the infographic exploring M&A with insights drawn from a recent survey of several hundred corporate and private equity clients.
In our inaugural survey of family offices around the world, we found that, broadly speaking, family offices tend to be more aggressive in seeking superior returns but also more long-term oriented given their lack of defined investing timelines and absence of outside interference. Learn more about these trends and key findings in this interactive infographic.
Earlier this year, Goldman Sachs co-led the first public digital issuance on Ethereum public blockchain for the European Investment Bank. Learn how the transaction worked and why it represents a potential sea change in capital markets.
The global music industry has been hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, but the slump is likely to be short-lived, according to Goldman Sachs Research. The habits we’ve formed during lockdown, such as relying on social media and rediscovering old tracks, are set to accelerate the online shift and propel global music revenues to new highs.
The effects of climate change are already being felt and are likely to persist for decades to come. Learn how cities can play a large role in climate change solutions.
Green energy is making up a growing portion of the global energy mix, and Europe is leading the way. Goldman Sachs Research explains how technological advances have slashed the costs of wind and solar power, helping fuel the region’s renewables boom.
Goldman Sachs Research predicts that the growing popularity of music streaming platforms will propel global music revenue to record highs.
With one of the fastest-growing fan bases in pro sports, a youthful global audience that’s already larger than Major League Baseball’s and top players who are quickly joining the ranks of millionaires, eSports has entered the mainstream.
At its core, a blockchain is a transparent and secure record of transactions. Take an interactive tour of how the technology works and start to envision its potential for redefining the nature of everyday transactions. View Infographic
We asked our interns to take a survey before returning to campus, and their answers touch on some of the most closely watched social and economic trends of today. View Infographic
Goldman Sachs and the London School of Economics and Political Science convened a dialogue on the benefits of creating an EU Capital Markets Union and the steps that can be taken to achieve one. View Infographic