BNY Mellon IM: 'It is time to create a more inclusive investment world'

James Baxter-Derrington
clock • 4 min read
BNY Mellon IM: 'It is time to create a more inclusive investment world'

BNY Mellon IM’s Anne-Marie McConnon and Kristina Church explain to James Baxter-Derrington how they intend to make investing more appealing to women

There remains a huge gender investment gap globally and the time has come to create a "more inclusive investment world", according to BNY Mellon Investment Management global chief client experience officer Anne-Marie McConnon and head of responsible strategy Kristina Church. Speaking to Investment Week, McConnon highlights the key drivers responsible for men investing in greater swathes than women and argues that were these addressed, an additional $3.2trn of investment capital would be added to the markets. As part of an independent report commissioned by BNY Mellon IM, Pathway to In...

To continue reading this article...

Join Investment Week

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the investment industry, including the Sustainable Hub covering fund news from the ESG space
  • Get ahead of regulatory and technological changes affecting fund management
  • Important and breaking news stories selected by the editors delivered straight to your inbox each day
  • Weekly members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from leading industry experts
  • Be the first to hear about our extensive events schedule and awards programmes

Join now


Already an Investment Week


More on Diversity

Study from Simplify Consulting into gender imbalances in financial services

Half of women have experienced gender barriers in financial services

'Women are still being overlooked'

clock 01 August 2022 • 2 min read
The firm reported that no financial services companies within the FTSE 100 report ethnicity pay gap data

ShareAction launches campaign for industry to disclose ethnicity pay gap

Targeting FTSE 100 firms

Elliot Gulliver-Needham
clock 19 July 2022 • 2 min read
Wealth managers and funds cannot afford to ignore gender when it it at the forefront of their clients' minds.

Roe v Wade shows gender is material in investments, now more than ever

Impact of Roe v Wade

Suzanne Biegel and Sana Kapadia
clock 19 July 2022 • 4 min read