The American College Names Leader Focused on Empowering Black Community

The American College of Financial Services
ThinkAdvisor
February 11, 2021

Recent studies show the financial services industry has issues to address when it comes to diversity: one specifically focused on wealth management says Black advisors make up only 3% of financial professionals, despite accounting for over 14% of the population. To promote advisors of all backgrounds, The College is taking steps to help, including setting up a new Center for Economic Empowerment and Equality to support diversity in financial services and close the race-based wealth gap.

Read more about the newest Center of Excellence and our newly-appointed Executive Director, Karim Hill, in this story from ThinkAdvisor.