Global Investor Study 2021

What's causing people to take on more risk?

Global findings

53% of people would make higher risk investments in the event of 0% or negative interest rates

Local findings

25% of people in Portugal said they would invest more in high risk assets following the lifting of lockdown

What’s driving sustainable investing in 2021?

Global findings

55% of people consider environmental issues to be more important to them than before the pandemic

Local findings

60% of  Portuguese people feel positive about the idea of investing in only sustainable funds

How has the pandemic affected people’s investment behaviour?

Global findings

67% of non-retired people would like to save more for their retirement as a result of the pandemic

Local findings

75% of Portuguese people have spent more time focusing on financial wellbeing and trying to reorganise their personal finances as a result of the pandemic

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