Volvo joins Tesla as it targets all-electric semi truck in 2019

Volvo joins Tesla as it targets all-electric semi truck in 2019

With Volvo, Daimler, Tesla and others testing electric trucks, before too long the move to electric vehicles is set to move beyond the car market driving demand for a number of newer technologies and solutions.

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Japan leverages autonomous driving to address trucking industry shortage

Japan leverages autonomous driving to address trucking industry shortage

One of the problems with US investors is they tend not to look much past thier shores for investment opportunities or confirming data points. Here at Tematica, we recognize our investment themes are global in nature, and that causes us to take a more wholistic perspective. The US is not the only country battling truck […]

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U.S. auto demand likely to see a post-Harvey pickup

U.S. auto demand likely to see a post-Harvey pickup

The tallies for the damage inflicted by Hurricane Harvey are rolling in, and in the coming days, we expect to see those figures refined even further. Retail and restaurants will clearly feel the pain, but so too will automotive dealerships in and around Houston, the fourth largest city in the U.S. This is likely to […]

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Yep, Self-Driving Cars to Transform  1 in 9 U.S. Jobs

Yep, Self-Driving Cars to Transform  1 in 9 U.S. Jobs

Self-driving vehicles, from cars to trucks to shuttle buses, will have a disruptive effect as that technology is adopted. From a thematic perspective, we see it further transforming the retail landscape as well as shifting how people think about their cars, one of the most underutilized assets around. We also see the technology serving as […]

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