Anna Sofat: The changing landscape of women's wealth

Women hold 30% of private wealth in the world

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Anna Sofat: "While there is still a long way to go in terms of equality, what we've achieved over the last century is quite remarkable."
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Anna Sofat: "While there is still a long way to go in terms of equality, what we've achieved over the last century is quite remarkable."

In the first of a series of articles for PA, Anna Sofat looks at the changing world of female wealth and asks if it's time to gear financial advice to the specific needs of women clients

Women hold 30% of private wealth in the world, and the bulk of it comes from those who are self-made, according to a recent Boston Consulting Group report. While there is still a long way to go in terms...

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