Friday Briefing: Keeping my promise

Friday Briefing

Eve Maddock-Jones
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About a month ago, I made a pledge to dedicate my first Friday Briefing slot for March to the women whose stories are overlooked, even on days which are meant to highlight them the most.

This time last week, the world celebrated International Women's Day. The expected outpouring and promotion of women across sectors was, as always, heartening to see, acting almost as an annual reminder that women are very much a part of all industries, especially finance - and that they also have a lot more to say other than discussing their gendered experience in highly male-dominated professions. IWD 24: Sexism in financial services in the wake of Crispin Odey and CBI While it is amazing to see this calendar diversity day met with so much positive support, there is always a stark...

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