I was honored to hear today that The Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing, known as Sabew, awarded me an honorable mention in its “Best in Business” competition in the investigative reporting category. My story, “Finra’s Black Hole,” looked at 30 years of brokerage industry arbitration records to see how women fared when they filed complaints about sexual harassment and gender discrimination. (Answer: Not very well). You can read my story here.
Would we talk about it if a man got that emotional in the office? Read article
To a lot of writers, Jamie Dimon has been a rock star. To me, he’s always seemed more like a very proficient plumber.
Sex discrimination isn’t the iPad, folks. It’s more like the electric typewriter.
Let your daughters know the fight for gender equality isn’t finished. It’s barely begun.
The debate’s been going on for 25 years as to how to deal with robo-trading. Read article
While regulators are distracted with cost-benefit analysis, we could have a flash crash, a few London whale copycats, maybe an MF Global or two. Read article.
Do big banks like Goldman get special treatment when they’re the ones being investigated?