HFMA’s first Black chair tells finance leaders to focus on diversity, inclusion and health equity

Lavern Vogel

Healthcare Financial Management Association’s new chair, Tammie L. Jackson Healthcare Financial Management Association Chair Tammie L. Jackson called on healthcare finance leaders to focus on reducing healthcare disparities and promoting health equity, during HFMA’s Annual Conference held this week in Minneapolis and online. While health disparities have been documented for […]

Facebook Unveils $100M Trade Finance Program

Lavern Vogel

Facebook has unveiled a trade finance application to aid smaller enterprises owned by women and minorities. Less than the Facebook Bill Speedy Monitor application, the social media huge will obtain invoices from members, sparing them from owning to wait the regular 60 to 120 times to get compensated by prospects. […]

Teaching recognition award for excellence in sustainable finance education: 2021 winners in full

Lavern Vogel

Diane-Laure Arjaliès, an assistant professor at the Ivey Company College at Western University in Canada, has received the 2021 instructing recognition award for in general excellence in sustainable finance training — jointly awarded by the Fiscal Moments and the Influence and Sustainable Finance Faculty Consortium. Her training course, Sustainable Finance: […]

Women shy away from senior finance careers

Lavern Vogel

When joint-CEOs Julia Profeta Johansson and Sebastian Dienst came up with the idea for Remagine, a Berlin-based fintech, they felt sure their business enterprise would be as gender-well balanced as their partnership. A yr and a 50 {744e41c82c0a3fcc278dda80181a967fddc35ccb056a7a316bb3300c6fc50654} later on, the marketing and advertising division is run by girls but […]