The economics of online dating
Updated 02:06, 07-Mar-2020
The Agenda

More than 300 million people are active users of the thousands of dating apps available worldwide. There are thousands of niche apps to cater for all tastes - whether it's people who are tall, those musically talented or for those wanting someone who can speak foreign languages.

The dating business is estimated to be worth $12 billion and online dating is an increasingly competitive market. Where is the real money to be made and how is this shift affecting relationships around the globe?