Keynote speech from The TRADE’s Laurie McAughtry – Celebrating Women in Trading and Investment

Last week, The TRADE hosted an event in partnership with LSEG to celebrate women in trading and investment, as well as 50 years since women entered the London trading floor. Watch Laurie McAughtry, managing editor of The TRADE deliver her keynote speech now.

On 23 March, The TRADE was honoured to host an event in partnership with the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), celebrating women in trading and investment, while also highlighting the ongoing push for improved diversity within the industry.

It was a privilege to host almost 150 women and their male allies for a unique occasion of female empowerment.

In a keynote speech, managing editor of The TRADE, Laurie McAughtry, provided the crowd with insights into our first ever Diversity & Inclusion Survey – particularly how the survey put light on a lack of data surrounding D&I – as well as showcasing how much more needs to be done to improve diversity.

The keynote speech is available to watch now below, with more content to follow. Watch this space…