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New research from Cass Business School, the University of Warwick and the University of Wisconsin shows that women ask for wage rises just as often as men, but men are 25 per cent more likely to get a raise when they ask. Using a randomly chosen sample of 4, workers across more than Beautiful mature ready love Kenosha, the research is the first to do a statistical test of the idea that women get paid less because they are not as pushy as men.


All wannabe stock market titans should take note; women are better at investing. Analysis of 2, investors found that not only did the female Empire Louisiana free relax and sex outperform the FTSE over the last three years but they also outshone their male counterparts.

While annual returns on investments for men were on average a marginal 0.

This means returns for women investing outperformed men by 1. The analysis was carried out by Neil Stewart, Professor of Behavioural Science, which compared male and female investors through Barclays and their trading behaviour over a month period. This looked at a range of criteria, including the type of investments held, age, trading frequency and the amount of money invested. Beautiful ladies seeking adult dating Columbia South Carolina there were ificant differences between the genders - women, for Sweet wants casual sex Hillsboro, only traded nine times a year on average, compared to 13 times for men - the biggest difference, and the one that impacted their returns, came in their appetite for the type of stocks they invested in.

The Warwick Business School analysis defines "lottery style" investing as a tendency to invest in more speculative, lower priced shares that might increase in value substantially, along with a desire to keep to shares that show a loss while selling off their winners — the ones that have actually increased in value.

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Professor Stewart said: "The tendencies displayed by people, such as investing in more speculative stocks and not wanting to let go of shares showing a loss, are no real surprise. If you have ever bought a lottery ticket, you have been attracted to Wives seeking hot sex Nordheim wins, but wins that are very unlikely.

This possibly means women are investing more to support their financial goals, whereas men are attracted to what they see as the thrill of investing. Clare Francis, Director for Savings and Investments at Barclays Smart Investor, says the difference in performance Branford Florida cam girls a more considered approach from women, rather than caution.

She explains: "The stock market is often portrayed as a high energy, risky environment, but this analysis shows that taking a more long-term view about what to invest in, rather than picking eye-catching and potentially more volatile shares, is actually likely to provide a better return on your money. It cannot fall in nominal Casual Hook Ups Baxter Kentucky 40806.

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