Just half of all Americans invest in the stock market, & that percentage is substantially lower among women & people of color.
Investing used to be something reserved for certain groups of people, & it was rarely marketed to or made to feel accessible for others.
But that's all changing.
In this session, you'll get an early look at new research from Public.com & Finimize, which explores the habits & behaviors of the next generation of investors.
In addition to sharing the current state of investing among young people, we'll also break down common myths about personal finance & investing & explain what the democratization of the stock market means for you.
- What is the current state of millennial & Gen Z personal finance & investing trends
- How the investing experience is becoming more
democratized & what that means for you
- Demo of Public.com's free social investing app, which makes it possible to share ideas with other investors & own fractional shares of thousands of publicly-traded companies & ETFs
Those interested in following along with the Public.com demo can download the free app here & start with a free slice of stock. US residents only, 18+. Subject to account approval.
About the Expert
Katie Perry - VP of Marketing,
Katie Perry is VP of Marketing for Public.com.
Public is a social investing app that makes the stock market inclusive, educational, & fun.
Prior to Public, Katie was VP of Corporate Strategy at Comscore & spent two years as a strategic marketing & communications consultant for early-stage startups & media companies.
Before that, she was Head of Brand Marketing for Suzy (ne Crowdtap) & was an early marketing hire at the ad agency 360i.
Follow her on Public at Public.com/katiep
About Our Partners
Public is a social investing app that makes it possible to own the companies you believe in, with any amount of money.
Through an unmistakably simple experience, Public members can buy slices of stocks & ETFs, follow interest-based themes, & learn from a transparent community of subject-matter experts & friends along the way.