Thematic investing: Megatrends

Fidelity's megatrend funds identify opportunities created by significant, long-term global transformations.


Megatrend investing with Fidelity

Megatrend funds seek to anticipate long-term market-shaping trends such as increased competition for natural resources due to population growth and resource scarcity.

1 in 3 people globally do not have access to safe drinking water.1

The combination of rising incomes and changing diets means that by 2050, the world needs to produce 70% more food globally.2

Since 1961, arable land per person is down nearly 50%.3

Fidelity’s megatrend funds NEW

Learn about our 2 new megatrend funds and the types of companies they invest in.

Fidelity® Agricultural Productivity Fund (FARMX)

Invests in companies helping to increase crop yields and grow global food production.

Fidelity® Water Sustainability Fund (FLOWX)

Invests in companies helping to deliver safe, reliable, and easily accessible water.

Thought leadership

Learn why megatrends are an investment theme you may want to consider.
Many significant changes happen gradually and we may not always grasp their potential to transform the world as they are developing. 


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