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By Joseph Quinlan and Jackie VanderBrug
How gender lens investing can contribute to economic prosperity and equal rights.
On the evening of March 6, 2017, in advance of the 103rd annual International Women’s Day, a large asset manager clandestinely placed a statue, “Fearless Girl,” on Wall Street, facing the infamous “Charging Bull.” Immediately viral, the statue marked a commitment to advancing the role of women on boards. But for many, it drew attention to the essential and often unseen roles of women in a healthy global economy.