Women and financial advisors: Listen!

Great article on the shifting gender tides in wealth management, and the industry’s struggle to keep up: http://bit.ly/10g3IbV women need more education and validation than men to make financial decisions women can easily detect whether an advisor is really listening to them women aren’t as open (thank god!) to the usual advisor-coaching strategy of trying to completely […]

Stock pickers are from Mars, indexers are from Venus?

Another surface-level article on a very deep topic – gender in investor psychology:http://bit.ly/XPA45H While surely an oversimplification, marketers should still be mindful of the gender gap: “Men measure success in terms of beating a benchmark o…

Gender Investing

It turns out that women-run hedge funds beat the average last quarter, and by quite a margin (8.69% vs 2.69% – http://nyti.ms/UIRhxh). But as most of you are aware, as money managers, women continue to be an under-represented minority in a stubbor…