Voices: Does the financial services industry want minority clients?
June 9, 2020 by Zaneilia Harris
(Editor’s note: As protesters march worldwide in response to the death of George Floyd at the hands of police, we are highlighting stories that address racism and inequality in the wealth management industry. This first ran Sept. 22, 2017.)
Does the financial services industry want minority clients?
It’s a question I’ve thought a lot about over the years. I’m probably not the only one — no one really wants to discuss the elephant in the room in front of mixed company. But after reading a Forbes article outlining the bleak economic outlook for black and Latino Americans, I have to come to the only logical conclusion: the answer is no.