273 days ago • Posted by Charles-Henry Monchau

The staggering jump in retail trading

In the US, there were 320 million trades made in June and about 1.3 billion trades made in 1H (about 3x normal) on the 5 major online brokerages and this thanks to a multitude of catalysts: commission-free, lockdown, Fed/Treasury cheques, etc. - source: Bloomberg, Eric Balchunas

Retail trading boom