Trading Online Expo 2013
Piazza degli Affari
n. 6 – Milano
The Trading Online Expo, Borsa Italiana’s prime event dedicated to the world of trading and online investment, has reached its 11th edition.
The event presents a exceptional opportunity to understand the daily decisional processes of professional market operators and to evaluate the functionalities of different trading platforms. The forum places major importance on its educational program and the introduction of new concepts and initiatives.
Last year’s edition topped a record of 5.106 participants in total. This number confirms the Trading Online Expo’s established role as the foremost connection between retail investors and intermediaries and draws ever increasing commitment and involvement on behalf of professional operators like private bankers, financial promoters, portfolio managers and university channels.
Trading Online Expo’s main target are private investors, commonly knows as retail investors. However, the event attracts a wide array of people interested in finance, from students to heavy traders.
In recent years, the retail investor’s market activity has registered a strong increase. Currently, there are approximately 4 million trading online accounts on 10 million open accounts, and the percentage of trading online, has grown.
The increasing number of specialized brokers and commercial banks has contributed to the market growth, bringing the volumes generated from private investors roughly to 25% on Borsa Italiana’s total volumes.
These results reflect the increasing interest in the Trading Online Expo, which is considered one of the principal Italian events dedicated to the trading online world.