11 fastest-growing industries to invest in for 2017

Andrew DePietro

Globalization is making the world more interconnected while technology is advancing at an incredible rate, creating new markets and investment opportunities almost every day. It's difficult to keep up with growth trends and navigate economic headwinds, but if you can sift through the chaff and zero-in on the diamonds in the rough, you could make a killing on investments in 2017.

There are some noticeable trends in the fastest growing industries and an upsurge in healthcare is one. Find out which industries to invest in so you can try to make more money in 2017.