Despite 27 per cent tumble in the benchmark Philippine equity index, local investors are jumping in to ride what they hope will be a strong rebound. Photo: EPA

Coronavirus: Filipinos embrace playing stock market online as lockdown hurts businesses

  • Despite 27 per cent tumble in the benchmark Philippine equity index, local investors are jumping in to ride what they hope will be a strong rebound
  • ‘I have the time now to focus on day trading but when the lockdown is lifted, I’ll definitely be changing my strategy to something more long term,’ one investor said
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Despite 27 per cent tumble in the benchmark Philippine equity index, local investors are jumping in to ride what they hope will be a strong rebound. Photo: EPA
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