Financial Services Professionals Salutes President Biden & Vice President Harris

Financial Services Professionals (FSP) congratulates the new Biden-Harris Administration on this historic occasion! We celebrate the historical importance of Vice President Kamala Harris as the first woman and person of Black and South Asian descent to serve as Vice President. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, fiercely contested election results, and an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol […]

FSP Member Newsletter 2nd Edition

Greetings FSP! This is our 2nd official newsletter, designed to keep you informed and connected. A lot has happened since our last newsletter. In September, we hosted a meet and greet for the Honorable Jay Clayton, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and received an update on diversity initiatives at the agency from […]

CAN WE TALK

PURPOSE AND USE OF “CAN WE TALK” The purpose of the guide, entitled Can We Talk, is to provide a brief and easy road map for FSP members to use in the event you either voluntarily request or are asked by your organization’s leadership to discuss the subject of diversity, inclusion and racism. Recent experiences […]

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION TOOL

QUESTIONS FOR ASSESSING DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN YOUR ORGANIZATION 1. Organization’s Diversity Policy  Does the organization have an internal diversity policy?  What are the diversity goals for the organization? Are the goals achievable or measurable, or only aspirational?  Does the diversity policy specify or recommend action items or strategies to achieve the […]

FSP Member Newsletter

I am excited to introduce the first edition of FSP’s bi-monthly newsletter. It is our way of keeping our members informed about FSP activities, resources, member achievements, and other newsworthy information. In addition, it will feature a member showcase.

Tribute to the Honorable John Lewis

Washington, D.C. – July 24, 2020 The Board of Financial Services Professionals is saddened by the loss of a true hero, the Honorable John Lewis, a titan in the Civil Rights Movement who devoted his life to the quest for justice and equality.  Congressman Lewis had numerous remarkable achievements, including being one of the original […]

Statement from the Board of Directors Washington, D.C. – June 9, 2020

Deep hurt and outrage grip the Black community in the aftermath of the horrific murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and so many others. Financial Services Professionals (FSP) denounces police brutality and all forms of injustice and stands with the Black community and our allies in the fight for justice and equality for […]