Looking Beyond Human Limits

World-leading scientists are on the brink of redefining what is physically possible for mankind. From neural interfaces to gene therapy, the latest advances in biotechnology have the potential to transform the way we live, work and invest.

At Barclays Private Bank, we have the scale and expertise to help you make the most of innovative opportunities. 

As part of our wider strategic approach to investing and financial solutions, our Beyond Human Limits series will examine how ground-breaking technologies could transform not only humanity, but also your portfolio.


What if you could print new organs from scratch?

Breakthroughs in 3D bioprinting are accelerating drug discovery, disease analysis and transplant opportunities.


What if you could move a robot with your mind?

The rapid convergence of robotics and brain-computer interface technology is redefining the limits of human performance.


What if you could treat disease by tapping into the nervous system?

Scientists are developing implants that could be connected directly to our nervous system, sending signals to organs in our bodies in order to treat chronic diseases.  


Beyond Human Limits: Whitepaper

In this specially-commissioned report, world-leading sector experts examine the impact of rapid advances in biotechnology, looking at what disruptive new developments could mean for the future of medicine, sporting competitions and the economy.

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For more information on biotech investments, please contact your Private Banker. If you don’t yet have a Private Banker, please contact your local Barclays Private Bank office to speak to an investment specialist.

Beyond 100

Humankind is on the cusp of halting the ageing process. From gene-editing to artificial intelligence, rapid advances in radical science, research and technology mean we could soon be living beyond 100 – a trend that could have far-reaching implications for the way we live, work and invest.

At Barclays Private Bank, we have the scale, connectivity and determination to help you make the most of burgeoning developments. To launch our new Beyond series, we give you access to world-leading experts across sectors in a video, podcast and specially-commissioned White Paper. Beyond 100 investigates the economic and societal impact of longer, healthier lives to help you understand how longer lifespans could transform the next generation, and what it could mean for you, your family and your portfolio.


Beyond 100 - Whitepaper

Breakthroughs in bioscience could help people live fitter, healthier lives for much longer than we thought possible, but what impact will this have?

For our special report, world-leading experts across sectors share their ideas and insights to help you understand the possible implications of a longer lifespan on the economy, your family and your investments.


Beyond 100 - Podcast

Could new developments in medical science mean that future generations will live to 120 – or beyond?

In this specially-commissioned podcast, sector specialists across biotechnology, work, housing and the economy discuss what impact longer lifespans could have on the way we live, work and invest.



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