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Money Isn’t Flowing to Diverse VC Funds: Equality Summit Update

Key decision makers meet for day two of the bi-annual event. 

An attendee wearing Bose Corp. headphones works on a laptop computer as he participates in the TechCrunch Disrupt London 2015 Hackathon in London, U.K., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. Disrupt is an annual conference hosted by TechCrunch where some technology startups launch their products and services competing on stage in front of venture capital potential investors, media and other interested parties.
An attendee wearing Bose Corp. headphones works on a laptop computer as he participates in the TechCrunch Disrupt London 2015 Hackathon in London, U.K., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. Disrupt is an annual conference hosted by TechCrunch where some technology startups launch their products and services competing on stage in front of venture capital potential investors, media and other interested parties.Photographer: Bloomberg/Bloomberg
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A year-and-a-half into a pandemic, leaders are gathering at the two-day Bloomberg Equality Summit to take stock of the damage to the global economy and chart a way forward toward greater equality for all.

Former Citigroup Inc. executive and New York City mayoral candidate Ray McGuire called out banks for lack of representation for women and minorities. One of London’s hottest chefs, Asma Khan,  said sexism almost kept her from opening her popular new location