Modification of Personal Investment Tools from the Perspective of Digital Finance and Its Influence on Ukrainian Finance Market

V. O. Melnyk, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
2021 Bìznes Inform  
Drastic changes in the financial services market under the influence of digitalization determine the relevance of research of the modern structure of this market, taking into account the emergence and development of the FinTech innovations. The increase in new investment instruments is attracting the attention of an increasing number of individual investors in the digital finance industry. Considering these tools, the preferences of individual investors require a separate study. The article is
more » ... imed at studying the financial market in digital finance and analyzing such types of investments as cryptocurrencies and crowdfunding, as well as the characterizing the online brokerage as a way to obtain investment services among individual investors. As a result of the study, the place and role of cryptocurrencies, crowdfunding and online brokerage in the investment activities of individuals is substantiated; the main mechanisms of work of these financial instruments are allocated and features of their development in Ukraine are characterized. The main disadvantages and advantages of crowdfunding and cryptocurrencies are defined and further steps are proposed regarding the prospects for their development in Ukraine. In addition, the article analyzes the current state of functioning of the online brokerage service in Ukraine and proves the relevance of the allocation of these financial instruments at the legislative level. Prospects for further research in this direction are the analysis of other digital instruments of personal investments, as well as a detailed study of the specifics of functioning of crowdfunding, cryptocurrencies and online brokerage in Ukraine. For the more efficient functioning of investment instruments in the sphere of digital finance, as well as effective use in practical activities, it becomes necessary to closer define these concepts at the legislative level and to substantiate the specifics of their work in detail.
doi:10.32983/2222-4459-2021-6-205-212 fatcat:qkocomgb4rf4lltp35yyekf3h4