It was business as usual for the Swiss stock exchange, with trade volumes slightly increasing over the first few days of July. However, the market recorded a significant increase in the turnover in the first week of July, touching $3.16 bn at the close of 2 July, when compared to $26m at the close of the last week of June, according to Refinitiv data.
Women-led start-ups struggle to attract funding and even if they do cross this initial barrier, they continue to battle the gender gap, with the funding amount being a third lesser than that channelled to start-ups with a male CEO, according to latest research by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Women CEOs share their first-hand experiences, outlining the challenges towards accessing seed funding, and lay out strategies to level the gender gap in the start-up scene.

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L'AGEFI's yearly international gathering for top-level institutional investors

October 10th and 11th 2019

Intercontinental Opéra | Paris