Posts tagged as “Gender”

May 30, 2016

Morgan Stanley – “Putting Gender Diversity to Work: Better Fundamentals, Less Volatility”

Morgan Stanley, May 2016 The study found that companies with higher gender diversity delivered slightly higher ROE, had lower accruals and lower ROE volatility compared with […]
May 3, 2016

Bloomberg – For Southern Europe Returns, Drop the Macho and Embrace Feminism

Pax World Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte discusses how companies with more diverse boards outperform those with male-dominated boards, especially in southern Europe, […]
April 28, 2016

Sodexo – “Gender-Balanced Teams Linked to Better Business Performance: A Sodexo Study”

Sodexo, 2016 A 2016 Sodexo study examined the performance of 100 global companies and 50,000 managers in 80 countries and found that companies with 40-60 percent […]
April 20, 2016

Pax World Takes Action to Close Gender Pay Gap at U.S. Companies

Despite progress, recent reports indicate that the average woman in the U.S. still makes just 79 cents for every dollar a man earns and the pay […]
April 1, 2016

Mind the Pay Gap

Equal pay for equal work: it’s not just the law, it makes sense financially and ethically. But just because something is sensible doesn’t make it standard operating procedure. Every country in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has a gender pay gap, ranging from Korea’s 36.6% pay gap to New Zealand’s 5.6%.1
March 30, 2016

Green Money Journal – Are You Ready to Invest in Women?

Kathleen McQuiggan, Pax World’s SVP of Global Women’s Strategies, encourages business executives, investors, and financial advisors to invest in women in an article for Green Money […]
March 30, 2016

Are You Ready to Invest in Women?

Imagine walking into your first Wall Street job, fresh out of college, ready to take on the world. That was me twenty-five years ago when I boldly entered the world of finance as a sales assistant for two institutional brokers.
March 29, 2016

Pax World Advances Gender Diversity at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Sustainable Investment Firm Successfully Withdraws Gender Diversity Proposal at IT Company PORTSMOUTH, N.H.///March 29, 2016/// Pax World Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds and a […]
March 28, 2016

Study
“Gender Diversity in Senior Positions and Firm Performance: Evidence from Europe”

International Monetary Fund, March 2016 A review of a unique dataset of over 2 million European companies found that companies with more women in senior leadership […]
March 28, 2016

The National Law Review – Comment Letter Requests SEC Require Public Companies To Furnish Gender Pay Ratio Data To Investors

Proskauer Rose LLP attorneys Steven J. Pearlman and Laura M. Fant analyze Pax Ellevate’s February 1, 2016 letter to the SEC on pay equity disclosure for […]