European and US banks are facing pressure to become more diverse, for reasons of business and ethics. One senior investment banker at UniCredit, which has implemented a far-reaching initiative in the area, said that the logic is clear.
Heads of investment firms with gender focuses told GlobalCapital this week that the financial sector was severely lagging on diversity, but that there were opportunities for companies that become more progressive.
One bank attempting to shape up is UniCredit
, which revealed in its 2018 pay gap report