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This Election Shines a New Light on Wall Street’s Bro Culture

  • Women sense a pickup in edgy banter on trading floors
  • ‘It’s a huge, huge issue,’ one hedge-fund executive says
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Clinton, Trump Make Final Push for the White House

The snickering and the “nasty woman” jokes that echo across trading floors when Hillary Clinton appears on TV. The mansplaining from the boss on how locker-room talk really is just locker-room talk, so get over it.

It’s never been easy to be a woman on Wall Street. But for many, this polarizing U.S. election season has pulled at old wounds -- and in some cases opened new ones -- as the political vitriol has spilled into the workplace.