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Childcare costs drag women's nest egg
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 8 MAR 2021
... survey respondents advocate for super to be paid on maternity leave. The latest data from the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) reveals that Australia's gender-pay gap declined to 13.4%, a drop of 0.6 percentage points over the last six months. ...
Celebrating women in financial services
STAFF WRITER  |  MONDAY, 8 MAR 2021
According to recent data from the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, women hold 14.6% of chair positions, 28.1% of directorships and represent 18.3% of chief executives and 32.5% of key management personnel. Perhaps most concerning of all, only 0.4% ...
Shock statistics on gender gap on boards
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 1 MAR 2021
New data from the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) has revealed that while the pay gap has decreased from 0.6%, women are still significantly underrepresented in leadership. WGEA reported that the national gender pay gap has dropped to 13.4% ...
Investors take charge in C-suite equality
ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 1 OCT 2020
... partners Chief Executive Women, the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors, 30% Club and the Workplace Gender Equality Agency. The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia also welcomes the campaign and is calling on the superannuation ...
Super fund reveals ASX 100 equality laggards
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 11 FEB 2020
... then mapped a company's performance within these six categories against standards set by Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA), giving them an averaged percentage score for how close the company was to meeting best practice. The big four performed ...
Gender pay gap should be government priority
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 8 MAR 2019
... is calling for a pre-election commitment from all parties by way of increasing funding for the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, and supporting female angel investor networks. The ASX Corporate Governance Council recently revised its principles and urged ...
Mercer names new people and culture lead
KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 31 JAN 2019
... after working as a strategy and engagement executive manager at the Australian government's Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). She helped lead Future IM/Pact, an initiative between Mercer and AustralianSuper, Cbus Super, Future Fund, HESTA ...
Employers of choice work to close super gap
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 FEB 2018
... workplace. First State Super and TAL have been named as Employers of Choice for Gender Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). First State chief executive Michael Dwyer said: "The impact of gender inequality is particularly evident when ...
Gender pay gap widespread in financial services: Report
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 20 NOV 2017
... the notorious crown as the industry with the highest gender pay gap, the latest report from the Workplace Gender Equality Agency shows. Financial services and insurance employers reported the largest gap of 31.9% between male versus female remuneration ...
Fight for workplace equality and diversity far from over
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 9 MAR 2017
... a light on something that needs to change," Fox said. In addition to Fox, the panel featured Workplace Gender Equality Agency advice and reporting executive manager Vanessa Paterson, My Planner Australia managing director Philippa Sheehan, Stanford Brown ...
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