ABOVE: Women in ETFs rang the Euronext bell in Paris on March 6, 2015 in honor of International Women’s Day.

  • Women in ETFs will ring 15 of 34 leading stock exchange bells on March 8 to celebrate International Women’s Day
  • This will be the second year in the row for “Ring the Bell for Gender Equality”
  • WE is partnering with five other organizations in a growing momentum behind gender equality

The bells at stock exchanges around the world will honor gender equality on International Women’s Day this Tuesday, March 8.

For the second year in a row, Women in ETFs (WE) will ring the bells at stock exchanges around the world to celebrate International Women’s Day.

This year, WE is partnering with five other organizations in a growing momentum behind gender equality.

WE is leading 15 of the 34 stock exchange bell ringings at which WE will also host speakers to present the business case for women’s economic empowerment.

To commemorate International Women’s Day, 34 stock exchanges from around the world joined Women in ETFs, UN Global Compact,  UN Women, the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative, IFC, and the World Federation of Stock Exchanges.

“Ring the Bell for Gender Equality” will raise awareness about the business case for women’s economic empowerment and the opportunities for the private sector to advance gender equality and sustainable development.

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