BIV Today Podcast
BIV Today Podcast

BIV on Roundhouse October 23: Report finds B.C.'s 50 biggest companies still lacking gender diversity

October 23, 2017, 9:26am

On the latest show, OpenMedia’s Katy Anderson discusses growing concerns over government agencies inspecting phones at the border and whether Canadian laws are keeping pace with changing technology.

Then, Minerva’s annual report card for gender diversity at B.C.’s biggest companies reveals the province is making little progress with the representation of women in executive ranks. Minerva’s Kirsten Sutton explains what B.C. should do to change this direction.

Later, Genus Capital's Mike Thiessen discusses a new report revealing how returns on fossil-free equity funds are outperforming returns on the overall Canadian stock market, which features major carbon-producing industries.

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