In S.Korea, an army of retail investors flocks to YouTube for stock trading advice

SEOUL, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Millions of South Koreans have jumped into stock market trading over the past year with their enthusiasm feeding off a new market force – popular investment channels on YouTube.Cho Seong-bin, a 27 year-old bank worker who puts about half of his monthly pay into stock trading, is a devotee. He uses his commute to watch SamproTV and other channels that offer daily briefings, discussions of stock picking strategies and even personalised investment advice from well-known market players.”It takes less than an hour to watch some of those YouTube shows and often that’s enough to get …
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