Big rise in younger people seeking financial advice: research

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Research from behavioural finance experts Oxford Risk has found that 16% of people aged 18-34 with stock market related investments and savings took more professional financial advice during the coronavirus crisis than they would normally. This compares with just 6% of investors in general who did this.Only 38% of investors aged 18-34 said they had not taken any professional financial advice during the crisis, compared to 60% of all investors.  Oxford Risk says its findings reveal that the impact of the Coronavirus on savings and investments - especially during the early stages of the cr...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.