2022 BNY Mellon Retail Investor Survey
U.S. retail investors’ heightened market activity and engagement has been fascinating to watch over recent years. There has been a number of factors which have had a profound impact on the retail investor segment, including the pandemic, technological advancement in trading, the inflationary impact and more.
It’s well-known that COVID-19 triggered volatility in individual equities and the overall market as stock prices reflected fluctuations in corporate performance due to pandemic-related issues, such as rising costs and constraints on supply chains and staffing. But what is most interesting is how retail investors responded to these circumstances.