Women in ETFs welcomed at London Stock Exchange
London Stock Exchange warmly welcomed Women in ETFs (WE), the first women’s group for the ETF industry, to open trading on London's financial markets this morning.
This marked the third bell ringing ceremony for WE in March 2015, as WE representatives are present and travel across the world to participate in dedicated ceremonies in nine different stock exchanges, in honour of International Women’s Day celebrated annually on March 8th.
Women in ETFs was founded in January 2014 by Sue Thompson, Joanne Hill, Deborah Fuhr, Michelle Mikos and Linda Zhang. The organisation seeks to create opportunities for professional advancement by expanding connections among women in the ETF industry, offer guidance for the current and next generation of women in ETFs and provide forums for education and idea sharing across the industry.
Women in ETFs brings together women in the ETF industry in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia to:
CONNECT Create opportunities for professional advancement by expanding connections among women in the ETF industry
SUPPORT Offer guidance for the current and next generation of women in ETFs
INSPIRE Provide forums for education and idea sharing across the industry and beyond
“Women in ETFs Europe would like to thank the London Stock Exchange for hosting us for an interesting and informative morning of speeches, the bell ringing and for the support of women in the ETF industry and women in general” added Deborah Fuhr, Founding Member, and Isabell Moessler, co-head Europe of Women in ETFs.
For more information: www.womeninetfs.com