28 November 2019
The Russian stock market begins to gain popularity. Many brokers say that come in the newly elected traders with small starting capital. In most cases, new investors are clients of banks, and unites their usual model of savings deposits, which ceased to operate because of lower rates.
The gain of clients with a small amount in the account (in the amount of 50 000 - 100 000 RUB) comes from such organizations as: Alfa-Bank, Tinkoff Bank and BCS - these banks are in the top seven of the leaders in attracting private investors to the stock market in 2019.
A couple of years ago, the category of investors with savings of 50 000 -100 000 thousand RUB almost was not. Experts predict that in the future there will be a significant increase in customers the number of which will double every year - said Sergey Danilov, head of the regional network of “BCS Prime”.
After that, the arguments continued in “Tinkoff Investments”. It pointed to the fact that investors with low capital is increased. One of the representatives of the Bank indicated that new investors have a simple and understandable technology “purchase/sale”, which keep a little money in the account. The main focus of interest of new investors is shares of blue-chip Russian or American market.
Director of brokerage operations at Alfa-Bank Sergei Rybakov remarked that the proportion of investors with a small amount of the bill is growing faster than other categories and a couple of years to reach their peak of popularity.
The Central Bank of Russia does not seek to comment on the situation, they hide from the public the dynamics of a mid-size brokerage account as a whole, however, publish data on dynamics of average individual investment accounts. What is known is that in the second quarter of 2019 the average market size of the BBC on brokerage services decreased from 117 thousand to 104 thousand rubles., in trust — from 373 thousand to 334 thousand. And those and others began to decline in the third quarter of 2018.