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95 percent of “ultrawealthy” Americans say innovation is critical in maintaining their success.
80 percent say the family work ethic is the most important component of their success.
41 percent rely on professional advisers as “the most likely source” of innovation.
37 percent expect innovation to emerge from the business itself.
36 percent expect innovation to come from younger family members.
34 percent said the wealth management business is not innovative.
Source: An SEI Private Wealth Management/scorpio Partnership annual survey of 100 people representing families with financial assets more than $20 million, released Tuesday.