70% of Sharesies customers under 40

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 5 Aug 2021, 7:46AM
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70% of Sharesies customers under 40

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 5 Aug 2021, 7:46AM

Amid the growing age of social media, online investing platforms are transforming the attitudes of the young to start investing.

Sharesies statistics show 70% of their customers are under 40, and there's a growing representation of women on the platform.

Co-founder Sonya Williams says it's exciting to see more people building their wealth.

She says it's a hugely positive demographic shift from what investing looked like five years ago.

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