Is Israel the New Silicon Valley?

October 24, 2017

Steven Schoenfeld, CIO and Founder of Bluestar Global Investors, discusses the rise of Israel as an incubator for the best names in the start-up space.

Schoenfeld discusses his company's latest ETF, ITEQ, which allows investors to buy into young companies based in the country. He notes that Israel is home to not just one industry, but has seen the rise of influential start-ups in autonomous driving, IoT, and biotech, just to name a few.

He speaks about the companies that combine clean energy with IoT, one of the areas in which Israel is seeing a lot of advancement, making the companies "essential to the future."