CFA proposes Diversity, Equity & Inclusion protocol (FundFire)(1 min read) The CFA Institute recently announced it is recommending a diversity, equity and inclusion protocol. The code and implementation guide, drafted by the CFA Institute Steering Committee and trade association Nicsa, will promote best practices and standardization for the asset management industry as it relates to DEI.
Bond markets vs. bond ETFs during COVID(8 min read) The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us all many lessons. But there are lessons for markets, too. From the multiple studies that have come out of the COVID crisis, we can see the importance of diverse, healthy and liquid markets with readily available hedges and cheap trading.
Nasdaq’s eVestment diversity report shows big gap in leadership roles at firms (Cheddar)(7 min video) Lauren Dillard, EVP and Head of Nasdaq’s Investment Intelligence division which includes eVestment, recently joined Cheddar to talk about the exchange's diversity report from about 20 percent of the firms within eVestment's database.
eVestment to drive transparency and data standardization of diversity, equity and inclusion in asset management(3 min read) eVestment will make its asset manager diversity, equity and inclusion (D&I) data available for investors free of charge in an effort to improve transparency and standardization across the industry.