At the beginning of the pandemic, the world was forced to adapt to a “new normal” in which in-person shopping was halted in favor of online retail to reduce the spread of COVID-19. As a result, brick-and-mortar stores suffered, and some even closed for a period of time in the…


In recent years, biomedical research on topics surrounding longevity and aging has gained a tremendous amount of traction. The biotech industry as well as major pharmaceutical companies, have also jumped onto the bandwagon of discovering ways to alter and reverse the aging process. Currently, the business of anti-aging is valued…


The COVID-19 pandemic has forced companies to adapt quickly to thrive in the face of changing threats. Businesses have learned a lot about the value of remaining adaptable in the short-term, that is, throughout the pandemic. However, the pandemic has revealed a need for a longer-term approach to business that…


Do you believe you are, or can be, a successful day trader, buying and selling stocks on a regular basis?

Do you believe that you, or anyone you know, can successfully time the market, going in and out of the market, and consistently make profits?

You can’t, or at least…


Tech and healthcare are working together in the COVID-19 pandemic to benefit the greater good. That’s why CNBC has predicted that both industries, including biopharma and biotech, will make gains in 2021. COVID-19 has put biopharma in the limelight and big-name tech investors are moving in: for example, tech entrepreneur…


2020 was the largest funding year ever for digital health, primarily because COVID-19’s social distancing requirements necessitated a shift to digital health via telemedicine. According to Rock Health, the “stock market’s sharp recovery and pandemic-initiated policy and regulation changes that have enabled large competitive moves and commercialization activities.” …


The pandemic has highlighted the macro-level challenges of the healthcare landscape — legal, regulatory, and economic obstacles and enablers. …


August 19, 2020

With some hope on the horizon for the COVID-19 pandemic, with many vaccines and treatments in the works, markets are on fire. However, with elections looming, chatter of a second wave of COVID-19, and money being printed by the feds, is a pull-back bound to happen? …


As computer processor and wireless communications technology continues to improve, the Internet of Things will continue to transform healthcare. The Internet of Medical Things, or IoMT for short, has enabled more powerful wireless devices which can improve the standard of care for patients with chronic diseases. …


What’s the Outlook for Biopharma in 2020?

COVID-19 put a damper on the international economy in the first three months of 2020. …

Braeden Lichti

Braeden Lichti is an investor based in Vancouver, B.C.

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