Today in History: Joseph Searles Admitted NYSEX

Joseph Searles

On this day in1970, The New York Stock Exchange admits its first Black member and floor broker, Joseph Searles.

He was a member of the Stock Exchange Luncheon Club, and worked as a floor partner in the firm of Neuberger, Loeb and Company.

He graduated and played football at Kansas State University, and graduated with a George Town U Law Degree.

He played with New York Giants, and presently serves on Board.

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    The picture used in this article is not the Joseph Searles referenced.

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