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The World Ahead

Intangible asset-based management set to go mainstream

Patents, trademarks and software will be key

Sony may further distance itself from hardware over the next five years. (Photo by Masayuki Kozono)

TOKYO -- Major corporate heads are starting to focus on intangible assets like patents, trademarks and software as new moneymakers.

Take a look at Sony.

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