Catalyst In the News

  • Why some feminists say women bosses are just 'a decoy'

    Catalyst's research about women on boards is cited in this article against the significance of having gender parity on corporate boards.

    BBC, by Faarea Masud

  • Perceptions about women bosses improve, but gap remains

    According to new research, women have made progress in the workplace and in perceptions of leadership, but the gap remains. This piece cites Catalyst's F500 Census, Women CEOs of the F1000 list, and F500 CEO Positions Held by Women chart.

    Pew Research Center, by Anna Brown

  • Women’s fund seeks share of prosperity for female-focused firms

    Brande Stellings, JD, Vice President, Corporate Board Services, was featured on PBS NewsHour's report on Sallie Krawcheck’s new mutual fund.

    PBS, by PBS

  • 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