<i>An earlier version of this slideshow incorrectly described the 2019 and 2018 statistics for each firm as percentages of female producing reps. In fact, both measure the portion of total reps who are women, just not producing reps.</i>
It's no secret that women are underrepresented among the ranks of financial advisers. In 2017, Cerulli reported that fewer than 16% of advisers are women. <br>
But some independent broker-dealers are outpacing the competition when it comes to hiring and retaining them. Here are the 10 IBDs that have the highest percentage of female reps.<br>
These data were collected from firms that participated in InvestmentNews' independent broker-dealer survey. Visit the <a href="https://data.investmentnews.com/broker-dealer-data/" target="_blank">Broker-Dealer Data Center</a> for more findings.