WALL STREET'S Disappearing Women

Raghavan, Anita
March 2009
Forbes Asia;3/16/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p24
The article presents information on the disappearance of women from the U.S. financial services industry. Claims by women who insist they were unfairly fired have been piling up at Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, Bank of Tokyo, and Citigroup. In the worst financial crash since the Depression, financial services and insurance firms have cut 260,000 jobs. It is stated that for years, as the economy boomed, the financial industry was a place of seemingly limitless opportunity for women.


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