The gender pension gap has narrowed to just 1%, but the pay gap and part-time working ratio means women are still saving less per year than men, according to Scottish Widows.
Investment professionals are concerned that the sector is not doing enough to promote ethnic diversity, a new survey has revealed.
Leading figures of the investment management industry have today launched the 10,000 Black Interns programme which aims to improve and transform the career prospects of young black people in the UK.
Willis Towers Watson has set out a diversity action plan for the investment industry after its research found progress on diversity is “disappointingly slow” across the entire sector.
Standard Life Aberdeen and Fidelity have signed an open letter demanding action on inclusion in response to the Black Lives Matter movement.
Fewer than half of asset managers assess gender diversity as part of their investment analysis, latest research by Redington reveals.
The Diversity Project has launched a compendium to enable the investment and savings industry to accelerate its diversity and inclusion agenda.
The death of George Floyd in Minneapolis at the end of last month has prompted a huge wave of protest and soul-searching across the world.