Leighton started an investment club when he was 17, which is still running. His personal investment strategy formed a big part of sharesies investing strategy. Tomorrow night he is speaking at the shareholders association.
Leighton is a Co-founder, Director and Chief of Operations and Opportunities of Sharesies, a dad, an engaging speaker, and a business leader helping Kiwis understand their investment options.
Sharesies is an online wealth development platform, that is rapidly changing and growing how Kiwis view the share market and buying stocks. It won the ‘rising star category for Wellington’s Deloitte fast 50’, has recently become an NZX trading and clearing participant.
It is a certified B Corporation and one of the first companies in New Zealand to be granted permission to offer robo-advice by the FMA.