Biotech Beyond Covid-19

There's more to investing in healthcare and biotech than finding a coronavirus vaccine, according to these fund managers 

Annalisa Esposito 23 June, 2020 | 12:30AM

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The biotech sector is in the spotlight as companies race to develop a vaccine to fight the spread of the coronavirus. But when it comes to investing in this part of the market, fund managers say it pays to think beyond Covid-19. 

“This is the sector people look at as the way out of the crisis,” says Lydia Haueter, manager of the three-star Pictet Biotech fund. “A vaccine would be the holy grail solution. Antivirals are other option, but their production is not that easy.”

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Annalisa Esposito  is a data journalist for Morningstar.co.uk

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