CFA Institute Take 15 Series: 10-15 minute interviews with leading practitioners on timely topics in market and credit risk as well as ethics. CFA Institute is a global membership organization that awards the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) designation. CFA Institute leads the investment industry by setting the highest standards of ethics and professional excellence and vigorously advocating fair and transparent capital markets.

The US is facing a retirement savings crisis. But if you dig through the numbers, it is, in large part, a women's crisis, says Sallie Krawcheck, founder and CEO of Ellevest, a digital investment platform for women, and the owner and chair of Ellevate Network. In this episode, Krawcheck discusses why it is critical that women invest, why the investment management is lagging when it comes to gender diversity, and what needs to be done to improve diversity across the industry.

The Take 15 Series is a series of short interviews with leading practitioners on timely topics focused on the investment profession.

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