OF the 100 largest primary-listed companies on the Singapore Exchange (SGX), 19 did not have any female directors as at end-2019, according to the latest...

EDITORIAL

THE need for gender diversity in the boardroom has been debated for years, with advocates citing multiple studies that have outlined benefits such as better risk-adjusted returns. Yet, many...

STATE Street Global Advisors (SSGA), the world's third-largest asset manager with nearly US$3.12 trillion under its care, has identified six companies on the blue-chip Straits Times Index (STI)...

STATE Street Global Advisors (SSGA), the world's third-largest asset manager with nearly US$3.12 trillion under its care, has identified six companies on the blue-chip Straits Times Index (STI)...

LET'S get uncomfortable for a moment. It's 2020, and yet we're all bubbling with biases, both conscious and unconscious, open and hidden. I'm not talking about whether you prefer tea or coffee,...

EVEN though there has not been a definitive study linking demographic diversity of an Institution of a Public Character (IPC) or non-profit organisation (NPO) board to high organisational...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

INVESTORS are bracing for a bear market sometime in the future. And when it comes, it will be more critical than ever for firms to embrace diversity on their investment teams and in their senior...

SASS AND THE CITY

OVER a round of drinks, a male friend had recently asked if I had ever been harassed while alcohol was involved. My first answer was no. But then I realised it wasn't exactly accurate, I had...

THE push for gender diversity, especially on listed boards, has been relentless, not just in Singapore, but also across the world.

WOMEN ON BOARDS

WOMEN represent 15.7 per cent of board members in the top 100 primary-listed companies by market capitalisation on the Singapore Exchange, according to the latest figures released by the Council...