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The ability to spot major growth trends ahead of the tide is critical for successful investing, yet oftentimes the potential is missed. The first robots were found on auto factory floors back in the 60s - while the ROBO Index is proud to have a diversified portfolio far beyond traditional robotic...
In a world where futuristic & financial developments roll out on the regular, ROBO Global takes the time to find the need to know robotics news for investors. Here are the highlights from the week of August 19-26 in the world of robotics & automation:
Chinese consumer manufacturer Midea, after having spent over $4 billion to acquire 94% of German robot maker Kuka, is planning to spend an additional $1.5 billion to turn itself into China's preeminent robot powerhouse.
Despite all the high-profile billion-dollar acquisitions, eg: ARM by SoftBank, KUKA by Midea and Uber China by Didi Chuxing, M&A are down 19% this year according to both Forbes and CB Insights.
AUTOMATICA 2016, held in June in Munich at the massive Messe tradefair facility, is a gigantic show focused on automation, mechatronics, robotics and emerging technologies as they relate to the industrial and manufacturing sectors.
In a world where futuristic developments roll out on the regular, ROBO Global takes the time to find the need to know robotics news - so you don't have to. Here are the highlights from the week of July 16-22 in the world of robotics and automation:
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