Mysterious Phenomena Called 'Feelings' Make Ladies Better At Investing

Research suggests that the global financial system would be in better shape if Wall Street's risk taking big swinging dicks were replaced with financially prudent big swinging vaginas; women, it seems, are better equipped to handle investment decisions without making a big mess of things. And the reason women make… » 11/28/11 11:30am 11/28/11 11:30am

Is Goldman Sachs Hoping The Ladies Will Fix Its PR Problem?

If Goldman Sachs' PR nightmare of recent years hasn't quite abated, here's the perfect counterbalance: They love women! So much! » 1/31/11 6:59pm 1/31/11 6:59pm

Davos Imposes Gender Quota

This year, corporate partners at Davos must have at least one woman in their five-person delegation to the elite gathering — adding 100 women among 2500 attendees. Last year, women were 17 percent of total guests, the best representation yet. » 1/13/11 11:06am 1/13/11 11:06am

Goldman Sachs Discrimination Case Dismissed

The case of one of the women suing Goldman Sachs for discrimination has been dismissed, which could also mean a settlement. Charlotte Hanna, fired one week before returning from maternity leave, had said working mothers were "second-class citizens'' at Goldman. » 11/05/10 11:55am 11/05/10 11:55am

Wall Street Women On The Decline

Over the past decade, over 141,000 women have left the financial services industry, with the biggest drop reflected in women fresh out of college (down 16.5%). Could this have something to do with the recession? Or, say, Goldman? » 9/20/10 2:34pm 9/20/10 2:34pm

Women Sue Goldman Sachs For Gender Discrimination

According to three women, the "great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity," Goldman Sachs, is also not so great to its female employees. They're suing the firm for gender discrimination. What are the charges? » 9/15/10 12:03pm 9/15/10 12:03pm

Maria Bartiromo Seems To Think "Turned On" Is A Neutral Term

When she says, "Journalism truly turns me on. Business and the markets turn me on," is it like when the olds innocently use "hook up"? Or is this is part of the whole "Money Honey" business? [Forbes, Image Via] » 4/09/10 6:30pm 4/09/10 6:30pm

When "Women In Finance" Means "Sex In Finance"

"We want to make it cool again" for women to pursue careers in finance and other quantitative fields, President Obama reportedly told Valerie Jarrett before this week's Women In Finance symposium. But what's cooler than getting hit on constantly? » 4/02/10 3:20pm 4/02/10 3:20pm

Three Women Sue Bank Of America-Merrill Lynch For Gender Discrimination

Three women have filed suit against Bank Of America/Merrill Lynch, alleging a systemic pattern of discrimination. Alas, no big surprise there. » 3/31/10 10:00am 3/31/10 10:00am

It Isn't Easy Being Maria Bartiromo

"My girlfriends call me up and say, ‘I love your hair and I love your shoes but I no idea what you're talking about,'" she tells The Daily Beast. Thank god we girls have Maria to explain it all. » 3/29/10 2:20pm 3/29/10 2:20pm