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Fidelity Investments may finally throttle down its 'crazy,' two-year-plus hiring binge in August after it added a 'Schwabitrade' worth of staff and grew to 42 million plan participants -- more than Canada's population!

CEO Abby Johnson acting upon the fire of 'demand' and 401(k) 'leadgen funnel' combined to fuel her Boston firm's 32,000-strong staffing spree, widening its gap over 'Schwabitrade' from 10,000 to more like 37,000 staff.

Author Oisin Breen June 21, 2023 at 1:55 AM
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Fidelity's new 245 Summer Street, Boston headquarters is now the nerve center for a soon to be 72,000 people business.
Brooke Southall and Keith Girard contributed to the editing of this article.


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