Minorities, Women Rapidly Gaining Ground in Ranks of CFP Holders
The ranks of certified financial planners became increasingly diverse during 2019, although white males still make up 73% of CFP professionals.
Overall, the board reported 86,378 CFP professionals at the end of 2019, an increase of 3.9% over the prior year, according to a press release from the CFP Board.
The number of female CFP designees reached 20,010 in 2019, according to preliminary counts, 4% higher than in 2018, the board says. Women now make up 23% of all CFP professionals...Read more at Financial Advisor IQ
Financial Advisor IQ
by Alex Padalka
January 17, 2020