Editorial

The 2016 Presidential Election might be one of the most important decisions Americans make in the 21st Century.  THE RED STATES & THE BLUE STATES Let me say up front, I’m not writing this blog to sway your vote to Clinton or Trump.  It’s not a matter of Red Hats...

Changing Gender Gaps include Pay Gaps & Pink Taxes. Women make 20% less than men. Women also pay more than men for hygiene an beauty products. This blog breaks down these gaps and presents some ideas for change....

BEYONCE SIPS LEMONADE This weekend, Beyoncé served up a large pitcher of Lemonade and Banker's got new of a Banker's pay cap.  In case you didn’t catch the show on HBO or missed the avalanche of publicity that followed, I’ll spill some Tea.  Beyoncé is mad at her husband Jay-Z...

SHARING A CAB CAN FEEL SO RIGHT New York City isn’t often viewed as a small town. But it’s a collection of neighborhoods and often feels like a day in a small town. One snowy day, in particular, reminded me how special cities are. Although I’m biased to...

CEO'S MAKE MORE THAN WHAT? I don’t understand. I must have read the headline wrong.  “CEOs Making More Than the Taxes their Companies are Paying”. Well, at least the lame duck congress will have something to keep itself busy. However, it remains to be seen which tax...

A Girl's Girl with a Tomboy Chaser Knowing how much the industry has changed in the past 30 years, I think The Wall Street Women Awards 2014 (Trader’s Magazine) are very cool.  I've worked in this industry since I was a young girl growing up in New York...

In light of the many tasks associated with new derivatives, regulations clients asked about software solutions. It was important to include solution providers that I knew well and products with a proven track record. It’s with great pleasure that MHDS has signed a mutual referral agreement...

There are all types of cautionary tales about women working together. For me, these stories are foreign to my experience. As one of a handful of female options traders, I reported to men. As a swaps salesperson, I reported to and worked with men. It would take...