Despite a plethora of diversity initiatives across the fund management industry, including the Closing the Gap report from the Investment Association, City Hive championing a more balanced workforce and Investment Week's Women in Investment Awards, female portfolio manager numbers are still woefully behind those of men.
Women comprise just 14% of fund managers at UK firms with assets under management (AUM) of between £30bn and £700bn, according to Morningstar data. The figures, which excludes funds of funds, provide...
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