London Stock Exchange boss: Teach about the City at school
London Stock Exchange chief executive says teaching pupils about financial world in schools could unleash new generation of investors
Teaching pupils about the financial world in schools could unleash a new generation of investors, according to the chief executive of the London Stock Exchange.
Julia Hoggett, who joined the exchange from the Financial Conduct Authority last year, said a lack of basic knowledge about markets was one of the reasons fewer adults were investing in shares.
Education: Julia Hoggett said a lack of basic knowledge about markets was one of the reasons fewer adults were investing in shares
She said: 'It's fundamental that savers, retail investors, policyholders and pensioners can invest in their future. But we need to ensure everyone has the right tools.
'Providing more education on how economies …
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