The securities industry added 4,000 jobs across the United States in the second quarter, according to the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.

Total employment reached 811,800 persons, the highest since April 2009, when the workforce was waning in the ripple effect of the global financial crisis.

Subscribe Now

Access to premium content including in-depth coverage of mutual funds, hedge funds, 401(K)s, 529 plans, and more.

3-Week Free Trial

Insight and analysis into the management, marketing, operations and technology of the asset management industry.