Dialogue over inclusion needs to go beyond 4 October

Momentum to continue beyond National Inclusion Week

Lauren Mason
clock • 2 min read

Having just celebrated National Inclusion Week, Investment Week believes now to be a poignant time to ask BAME and LGBTQ+ members of the asset management community what the industry can do next to help.

Not just over the course of a week, but over the long term. How can members of the industry serve as better allies? The answers we received for this week's front page feature - to be published on Monday - were insightful examples of the fact the dialogue is open, but nonetheless reminders that we need to do more to allow people to bring their ‘whole selves' to work. This year has seen some spectacular highs and devastating lows. The murder of George Floyd shocked the world. The racist display from former Franklin Templeton executive Amy Cooper just three days later was a reminder the fig...

To continue reading this article...

Join Investment Week for free

  • 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
member?

Login

More on Investment

Stories of the Week: Rishi Sunak confirms general election; Hargreaves Lansdown rejects bid; FCA approves L&G's first private markets LTAF

sow-iw24

General Election; Hargreaves Lansdown; Legal & General: The biggest stories from the world of investment and asset management this week

Sarka Halas
clock 24 May 2024 • 1 min read
Investment Company of the Year Awards Winners Interview - Law Debenture

Investment Company of the Year Awards Winners Interview - Law Debenture

clock 23 May 2024 • 2 min read
Partner Insight: High yield fundamentals

Partner Insight: High yield fundamentals

Elevated yields and rising coupons look attractive, but credit spreads are relatively tight. This environment warrants both caution and optimism.

Thomas Hanson, Head of Europe High Yield @ Aegon Asset Management
clock 23 May 2024 • 1 min read
Trustpilot