Crypto products are in news stories and in a lot of advertising. But what do Canadians really know about crypto investments and how they work and how they are regulated? The OSC’s Crypto Asset Survey provides useful insights about the crypto ownership and knowledge of Canadians.
Crypto Assets 2022 found 13% of people surveyed currently own crypto assets or crypto funds. The survey provides a profile of these crypto owners, their reasons for purchasing crypto assets or crypto funds, the role of financial advice, impact of advertising, and the experience of crypto owners with crypto trading platforms. The survey also gives insights about the attitudes of people who have not invested in crypto.