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Varied exposure to Big Tech

Varied exposure to Big Tech

The phrase ‘Big Tech’ conjures a sense of homogeneity; one that arguably belies the uniqueness of each of America’s publicly listed technology giants. Between them, the so-called ‘FAANG’ stocks – Facebook (US:FB), Apple (US:AAPL), Amazon (US:AMZN), Netflix (US:NFLX) and Alphabet (US:GOOGL) – and their colossal peers span industries from social media, to online retail, to subscription-based TV. And the sector is only becoming larger and more multifaceted as new players enter the fray. Disney’s (US:DIS) plan to launch its own streaming platform offers a case in point.

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