Millennials have now surpassed the Baby Boomers as the nation’s largest demographic segment. At more than 83 million strong and comprising nearly one-third of the U.S. population, those born between 1980 and 2004 are redefining society in profound ways. And with more than $30 trillion passing to them through inheritance over the next 30 years, Millennial investors will likely use their wealth to reshape not just markets, but the world.
 

Sources:

U.S. Census Bureau, “Millennials Outnumber Baby Boomers and Are Far More Diverse, Census Bureau Reports,” 06/20/15, https://www.census.gov/

The Wall Street Journal, “Preparing Millennials for a $30 Trillion Wealth Transfer,”
 

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