European retail financier involvement has actually constantly been low relative to other sophisticated economies. Could that alter?
European retail investing has actually constantly been lukewarm relative to other sophisticated economies. The current boom in American trading activity on platforms such as Robinhood has actually made that disparity even more noticeable.
While Europe has actually seen retail financier involvement double because 2020, Vanda Research discovered retail activity still comprises just 5-7 percent of overall trading volume in Europe, compared to more than 25 percent in the U.S. and more than 60 percent inChina
Despite that, there is a multitude of start-ups in Europe attempting to benefit from growing interest, consisting of Revolut, Trading 212, Freetrade and TradeRepublic
Watch the video above to find out why retail investing has actually lagged in Europe, and whether a big pension space, low rate of interest and a raft of brand-new online brokerages striking the market might develop adequate momentum to alter that.