Facts and figures are the lifeblood of financial professionals. Combine facts and figures with trends and you’ve got knowledge. Introducing the Wealth Management Index. Although the internet is an unending source of information, knowledge is not easy to come by or verify. That’s why the editors have compiled the most up-to-date financial statistics across nine categories to boost your financial literacy and fine-tune decision-making—personal and professional. Together these factoids offer a glimpse into the complexities and interrelatedness of the world’s investing story in 2021 and beyond.