Existing financial services companies in Greater Philadelphia have been investing and acquiring new technologies to support their mobile offerings, while start-ups continue to foster new sub-industries and opportunities for job growth in our region.
Our workforce is well-educated, with varying degrees of experience in banking, investments, securities, insurance, leasing, and real estate in the financial sector. Among Greater Philadelphia colleges and universities, business, management, marketing, and related fields are the top areas of study. In fact, 19,000 certificates and degrees earned annually in this sector ensure a continuous and well-educated workforce. Additionally, the regional professional and business services sector offers diverse professional activity in scientific research and development, computer systems design, management consulting, accounting, legal services, architecture, and engineering.