Gender issues

Costs of bitcoin; Bank ends NRA connection

02/23/18

Bank of America warns of “substantial” costs from cybercurrencies; First National Bank of Omaha knuckles under to a “barrage” of complaints.

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‘Don't do it, Donald’: Comments of the week

02/15/18

Readers weigh in on the possibility of Mick Mulvaney becoming the White House chief of staff, debate whether the industry needs more or less consolidation, chime in on Wells Fargo’s updated mobile app and more.

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Big banks mostly mum about sexual harassment policies

02/15/18

Very few of the 20 largest banks in the country would answer just a few basic questions about their policies and programs around sexual harassment. But — trust them! — they are committed to equality. Even Maria Contreras-Sweet is kept out of critical meetings, though perhaps this wasn’t a “no girls allowed” situation, like at Point72 Asset Management.

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The business case for eliminating gender pay gaps at banks

02/15/18

Natasha Lamb, the activist investor who got four large banks to publish adjusted gender pay gaps, explains why companies with gender diversity perform better.

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'It's about time that there is sane leadership at the CFPB': Comments of the week

02/08/18

Readers react to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau pulling back from investigating the Equifax breach, opine on the Federal Reserve's tough enforcement against Wells Fargo, weigh in on gender pay issues and more.

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Stay relevant (but not with lady snack chips)

02/08/18

The journey Diane Morais is taking Ally on is all about being more relevant to customers. Doritos offers a lesson on how to do the opposite. CIT's Ellen Alemany says banks are 'terrific' about addressing sexual harassment. But what about the gender pay gap and boardroom balance?

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Banks need more women in senior leadership

02/06/18

With workplace equality in the spotlight, it’s time for the banking industry to step up.

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Female CEOs still elusive, but not so with general counsels

02/01/18

Banking is one of the last industries in which all the biggest companies are still run by men. That's not changing anytime soon — thanks, JPMorgan Chase. Kate Quinn plans U.S. Bank's SuperBowl debut and JPM's Marvelle Sullivan Berchtold launches an exciting venture.

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B of A's brush with sexual harassment shows need for more openness

01/26/18

Bank of America employees force harassment charges against Omeed Malik out in the open, raising questions about how departures like his are handled. Plus, Jessica Chastain sets an example, and Larry Nassar's group of enablers needs to be made into one.

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B of A's brush with sexual harassment raises questions

01/26/18

Bank of America's got a lot going on, with the Omeed Malik drama and its gender pay gap announcement in the same week. Plus, Jessica Chastain sets an example, and Larry Nassar's enablers need to be made into one.

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