Meme mania is reshaping US markets | Curio
Financial Times logo

Meme mania is reshaping US markets

7 mins | Dec 15, 2021
story image

Reflecting on one of the financial worlds of 2021. The collective dash into cyberspace is reshaping financial markets, with meme mania highlighting the power of social networks and attention patterns. Gillian Tett argues that going forward, investors need to study attention patterns in cyberspace as well as economic fundamentals.