Women in Banking

Men have to be part of the solution: Citi’s Corbat on gender equality

10/03/19

In a speech at American Banker's Most Powerful Women in Banking and Finance gala, Citigroup chief Michael Corbat outlined several ways men can help combat bias against women.

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Citigroup’s Corbat issues call to action on equal pay, opportunity for women

10/03/19

Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat said that unconscious bias has contributed to inequality in the workplace despite a decades-long effort by many companies to promote women.

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PNC's Sally McCrady is helping children 'grow up great'

10/03/19

American Banker's community impact winner for 2019 has been the driving force behind the Pittsburgh bank's $500 million investment in early childhood education and development.

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A toast to the Most Powerful Women in Banking and Finance

10/03/19

American Banker's Most Powerful Women in Banking and Finance gathered at the Gitano Jungle Room in New York on Wednesday for an evening of cocktails and conversation.

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Lifetime achievement: LeeAnne Linderman's nonstop advocacy for women in banking

10/01/19

Linderman helped build Zions Bank into a retail force and shaped the multistate retail strategy of its parent company, but she will best be remembered for opening countless doors for women and minorities.

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Lifetime achievement: Barbara Desoer's unconventional path to big-bank CEO

09/30/19

In a long and storied career, Barbara Desoer has helped shape two of the largest banks in the country, Bank of America and Citibank. The most striking detail? Her biggest role came after she 'retired.'

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Who's new to the Most Powerful Women ranking for 2019?

09/28/19

Nearly a third of the women in the annual ranking are new additions, the largest amount in years. Here's an overview of the changes. Plus, Citi's Corbat on its bold gender equity move, and Wells Fargo's less bold CEO decision.

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Most Powerful Women in Banking, standout fintechs, Corbat on gender pay gap: Top stories of the week

09/27/19

Cathy Bessant, BofA’s chief operations officer, is the Most Powerful Woman in Banking; 6 standout fintechs at Finovate 2019; the Citi CEO says gender pay gap is ‘a challenge we need to tackle together’; and more from this week’s most-read stories.

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Gender pay gap is 'a challenge we need to tackle together'

09/25/19

Citigroup has set measurable goals for increasing representation of women and U.S. minorities in senior, higher-paying roles and CEO Michael Corbat is urging other financial firms to follow suit.

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Organizers apply with FDIC to open women-run bank in Chicago

09/24/19

FWBank would be led by Marianne Markowitz, former acting SBA director. Amy Fahey, a former JPMorgan Chase executive, would serve as chairman.

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