Misinformation online is a $78bn annual problem affecting global economy

Misinformation online (especially ‘fake news’) costs the global economy almost $80 billion annually. The global stock markets are negatively impacted annually by misinformation to the tune of about $40 billion. The market value of global stock markets is vulnerable annually to a 0.05% loss due to fake news. The retirement savings sector in the USA sufferers about $19 billion annually from deliberate financial misinformation. A report by the University of Baltimore and the cybersecurity company CHEQ revealed these startling numbers. This research discovered the “price paid in the form of both d…

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