Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality

OTTAWA -- A new report on income inequality in Canada suggests visible minorities do not have as much access to investments and other sources of wealth.

The analysis by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says about 25 per cent of racialized people earned income from investments in 2015, while nearly 31 per cent of non-racialized Canadians received money through investments that year.

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