Should you Swipe Right on Dating Apps?

Technology means that even in lockdown, people can continue dating and meeting new people. Can dating apps lead to an investment opportunity as well as a love match? 

Annalisa Esposito 30 November, 2020 | 9:58AM

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The way we find a life partner has changed since the advent of the internet and particularly over the past decade. Once upon a time, couples would meet through friends, family, or at work. Now we turn to our smartphones to find us a partner. 

“No longer the shame of the internet, the dating stats speak for themselves,” says James Thomson, manager of the Rathbone Global Opportunities. "Today, 40% of couples in a relationship met online, up from 3% just 10 years ago." 

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

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