Investment advice is ripe for technological disruption

History is littered with examples of established companies that failed to anticipate or respond to new disruptive business models. Kodak failed to respond to the emergence of digital photography, Blockbuster’s business model fell apart when movie streaming companies like Netflix emerged, HMV lost its customer base when the likes of Apple iTunes and Spotify took over the music distribution business, and bookstores globally have been decimated by Amazon’s rapid growth to global dominance. Read more: