Missing Assets

Over half of firms’ investments in developed markets are in intangible assets, things like; R&D, employee training programmes and marketing campaigns. However, accounting standards pretend they’re not there. Worse still, the rate of investment in intangibles continues to outstrip that of tangibles (plant, property and equipment). This blog is intended to help shine a light on these “missing” assets.

Blog Layout

There are three sections;

  • Posts

    Posts are (relatively timely) comments on developments in intangibles and ESG

  • Reports

    Reports are like regularly occuring posts, such as performance summaries

  • Resources

    Resources is a searchable collection of (mainly) academic papers and articles concerning intangibles and ESG