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Women Still Not Closing The CFP Gender Gap

Last year, a record number of women earned their CFP (Certified Financial Planner) certification, but women still make up only 23% of all CFP professionals. That number hasn’t budged in years, says Financial Planning magazine. The CFP Board is seeking to attract more women into the profession, which is one of the fastest-growing and most […]

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Starting As Secretary On Wall Street, She Now Manages Almost $4 Billion

By any measure, portfolio manager Susan Hirsch, who runs the $3.6 billion TIAA-CREF Large-Cap Growth fund, is a star. Under her leadership, her fund has beaten the S&P 500 for the past three, five and 10 years, no easy feat. On top of that, she’s clearly a trailblazer in a male-dominated field. Less than 10% of fund managers […]

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