September 20, 2021 12:00 AM
Graphic: Taking stock 20 years later
The terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, had profound effects on the U.S. economy and Americans’ lives. The securities industry, too, has gone through change, including fewer brokerages overall, although revenues and profits are up. New York, meanwhile, has become a smaller hub for industry jobs.
U.S. securities industry employment
U.S. securities industry financials (billions)
Sources: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics; New York State Department of Labor; Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association