Women in Finance

Future Returns: Invest for Goals Instead of Returns

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Northern Trust has discovered the best way to bring female clients into the investment process is to show how their portfolio can fund their current lifestyle and their goals, instead of talking about how they are going to invest to beat the market.

Women and Sustainable Investing: Driving Assets and Benefitting From a Gender-Lens Approach

84 percent of women expressed interest in sustainable investing
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by Lisa Woll, CEO of US SIF and US SIF Foundation

Women are Increasingly Driving Asset Growth

Northern Trust’s Katie Nixon: Change is an Evolution, not a Revolution

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JARED JOHNSON, PRINCIPAL DIGITAL STRATEGIST 

Knowledge is power.

That’s what Solstice’s new Luminaries series is all about — asking the difficult questions and discovering what makes the people at the top of the financial services industry tick.

Fair Trade USA Expands Leadership Team and Invests in the Future With Key C-Suite Hires, New Board Chairman

New leadership positions organization for significant growth to reach and empower even more farmers and workers around the globe.
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OAKLAND, Calif., July 19, 2018 /3BL Media/ Fair Trade USA, the award-winning social enterprise and leading certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, welcomes Mark Gunton as Chief Operating Officer, Nancy Girouard as Chief Financial Officer, Anna Banks as Chief Marketing Officer and James White as Chairman of the Board.  These new hires underscore the organization’s commitment to foster a culture of innovation, drive efficient operations and expand impact on farmers and workers around the world.

Congratulations to Claire Meier of Northern Trust London Named a Top 100 Rising Star in Investment Management

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The awards were entered by 1,250 individuals were judged by a panel of 33 independent judges. Over 35,000 public votes were received for the 200 shortlisted nominees. 

Claire Meier is a Senior Analyst in Fixed Income at Northern Trust Asset Management, responsible for global sovereign and agency research. She also plays a key role in asset allocation decisions working closely with the chief strategist and chief economist.

Read more about Claire here

Women Gain More Ground in Mexico’s Banking Sector

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  • The participation of women is increasing in different economic sectors of Mexico, including the financial sector
     
  • Scotiabank recognizes the participation of women as a competitive advantage in meeting the Bank's objectives and as a fundamental pillar of the company's inclusion values
     
  • 41.2% of Mexico’s workforce are women, according to information from INEGI
  • Scotiabank Mexico were recently ranked as the 3rd most sought after employer for women and 1st for the percentage of women in leadership positions by Expansión, Mexico’s leading business magazine
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  • The participation of women is increasing in different economic sectors of Mexico, including the financial sector
     
  • Scotiabank recognizes the participation of women as a competitive advantage in meeting the Bank's objectives and as a fundamental pillar of the company's inclusion values
     
  • 41.2% of Mexico’s workforce are women, according to information from INEGI
  • Scotiabank Mexico were recently ranked as the 3rd most sought after employer for women and 1st for the percentage of women in leadership positions by Expansión, Mexico’s leading business magazine

The Conundrum of Women and Investing

Are Women Better Investors then Men?
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By Amy Domini, founder of Domini Social Investments and partner in The Sustainability Group 

As I was working on this article, the old Buffalo Springfield lyrics kept buzzing through my mind. “There's something happening here; what it is ain't exactly clear.” The more I looked at actual research about women as investors, both as investment managers and as persons making decisions about how and where to entrust their savings, a conundrum became apparent. Women are good investors, better than men, but women are not trusted to run portfolios. 

Industry Leaders on the Path to the Corner Office: Find Someone who Believes in Your Potential. Work Hard to Prove them Right.

Career Journey Guidance from Lisa Dolly, Pershing's Chief Operating Officer
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If you had 5 minutes with an inspirational woman leader what could you find out?

Throughout March, BNY Mellon's virtual mentoring series explores the career insights and candid perspectives of executives who have reached the corner office. These dedicated leader-coaches share many common traits and values, reflecting how BNY Mellon has become the Investments Company for the World.

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