This paper, authored by Sander Hoogendoorn , Hessel Oosterbeek and Mirjam van Praag, examines the impact of the share of women in business teams on performance and examines support for potential underlying mechanisms to explain the effect of gender diversity on team performance.
The National Association of Investment Companies (NAIC) hosts ongoing events that bring leading diverse investment managers together with chief investment officers, institutional investors and industry professionals for networking and insight into industry trends. Events provide a platform by which advocacy, business opportunities, and investment strategies are explored.
In March 2019, together with RockCreek and Oliver Wyman, IFC launched this report which explores the link between financial returns and gender diversity; the lack of women in the industry; and steps needed to achieve gender balance.
This report provides detailed and comprehensive insights on the investment returns generated by diverse-owned private equity firms in the United States, finding that diverse-owned private equity firms continue to outperform the relevant benchmarks.