Catalyst In the News

  • Diversity on the board

    This article about board diversity features research from Catalyst’s The Bottom Line Series.

    Business Day, by Adebisi Adeyemi

  • Hedge Funds Run by Women Outperform Those Run by Men

    This article explores how hedge funds run by women outperform those run by men. Catalyst’s Bottom Line Series is cited.

    The Atlantic, by Joe Pinsker

  • Men Had Their Chance; New Funds Bet on Women

    This piece examines how investing in companies with female leadership is profitable. Catalyst’s Bottom Line research is cited.

    The Wall Street Journal, by Daisy Maxey

  • Men Had Their Chance; New Funds Bet on Women

    This piece about Barclays Women in Leadership Total Return Index and other investment funds that are betting on women in charge cites data from Catalyst’s Bottom Line Research Series.

    The Wall Street Journal, by Daisy Maxey

  • Two-thirds of U.S. newspapers employ women in top editing jobs

    Catalyst Census data cited in this piece about the results for women in top editorial positions at newspapers from the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) annual census, published by Pew Research Center.

    The Financial, by The Financial

  • A Transatlantic Drive For Equality

    This article is about the US chapter of the UK 30% Club, a group which seeks to increase the proportion of women board directors to at least 30% by 2015. Catalyst’s report The Bottom Line: Corporate Performance and Women’s Representation on Boards is cited. 

    The Financial Times, by Jennifer Bissell

  • IBM Elects Two New Members to Its Board of Directors

    This press release, which announces Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell plc's appointment to IBM’s board, mentions his connection to Catalyst.  

    Market Watch, by Market Watch

  • How Women Have To Work Harder and Smarter To Claim Their Rightful Space On Indian Corporate Boards

    This piece explores how Indian women have to work much harder to achieve a place in the boardroom. Shachi Irde, Executive Director of Catalyst India, is quoted.

    Economic Times, by Lijee Philip, Rica Bhattacharyya & Kala Vijayraghavan

  • Big Ideas From The City’s Business Leaders

    In this article, Alex Johnston, Executive Director of Catalyst Canada, offers ideas on how to improve Toronto for its citizens and companies.

    The Star, by Anthony Haines

  • Women’s Champion Helena Morrissey Aims To Have It All

    This article highlights Helena Morrissey, CEO of London-based investment firm, and mentions Catalyst Canada and the Catalyst Accord.

    The Globe and Mail, by Janet McFarland