News Corp. Appoints Lewis as CEO of Dow Jones

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May 8 (Bloomberg) -- News Corp. named William Lewis as chief executive officer of its Dow Jones division, removing his interim title. Alix Steel and Jon Erlichman report on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

By the goldman sachs ceo lloyd blank fine.

We had citigroup ceo michael corvette and in addition to his address, attendees heard from a lot of the whigs, they heard from david petraeus, retired army general and former director of cia come a great mimic annual.

The ceo of mastercard.

Seems as though the gay and lesbian community has really come a long way in the last five or 10 years.

Talk about the differences you are seeing now on wall street as opposed to a long time ago.

It has been an amazing five years will stop we even started three years ago, the fact we had 10 ceos speaking at out in the street and have had a total of 53 in new york.

I think the great indicator of how far we have come.

All of these folks are talking about it from a business imperative.

One of the key pieces we talked about is not how wall street is doing it and pushing it forward locally.

When india read criminal life, sexuality, all of these firms have a vested interest -- . there are a lot of policies that prohibit discrimination.

Almost 100%. i think it 98%. these wall street firms.

What more can be done?

What have you accomplished thus far and what do you still feel needs to be done.

Let's are the u.s.. in 29 states, you can still be legally tired for being gay and in 29 states, you can legally be fired for being transgendered.

Federal contractors are not required to protect their employees.

One of the things we had discussions about was how obama could issue an executive order and a lot of people are pushing him.

Do you think you might actually do it?

There is a lot of discussion around it that seems he's open to the idea.

There's been a lot of research done.

The williams institute model went out in terms of attentional law cases, but the upside, what would actually do for his best to not able to discriminate.

Who attends this?

Our attendees are from member firms.

They are at the director level or higher.

One of the guys in asia calls it the gay dominoes.

How do you like that -- calls it the day davos.

How do you like that?

One is how can wall street capture opportunity, how can wall street attack -- attract talent?

And how are we pushing equality for?

We continue to watch you and

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