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Spanish Families Earmark 5% Of Their Financial Savings Directly For The Stock Market

Fernando Rodríguez | Spanish househods held direct investments in listed equities for a balance of 131,441 million euros at the end of the first half of this year, 5.3% of their total resources dedicated to financial savings, according to the statistics of Inverco, the collective investment industry employers’ association. In the last 20 years, this percentage has fluctuated between the 10.5% maximum in 2000, and 4.5% in 2011 -with the economic crisis at its peak.