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POLL: Nearly 40 Percent Of Financial Advisers Support Occupy Wall Street

By Zaid Jilani on October 21, 2011 at 9:40 am

"POLL: Nearly 40 Percent Of Financial Advisers Support Occupy Wall Street"


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The financial adviser website InvestmentNews conducted an online survey of 350 financial advisers and found a surprising amount of sympathy for the occupation of Wall Street. The poll found that “38.8% of advisers said they agree with the views of the protesters,” while 58.2 percent were opposed. Meanwhile, a plurality, 46.3 percent, supported tax reform that would lead to higher taxes on the wealthy, and 43.6 percent were opposed.

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