The Index Industry Association Celebrates Women's History Month with Voices of the Index Industry



In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Index Industry Association (IIA) has gathered leading women from prominent global index providers to discuss progress the financial industry has made in creating and fostering opportunities for women.

Join us for a webinar March 15th to hear panelists share insight on their own experiences, unique observations of how the indexing space has evolved during their careers, where it may go in the future and ways the financial industry is empowering investors.



Index Industry Association

Webinar speakers

Deborah Fuhr

Managing Partner & Founder of ETFGI and Co-Founder of Women in ETFs (Moderator)

Emily Spurling

Senior Vice President & Global Head of Index at Nasdaq

Anu Ganti

Senior Director of Index Investment Strategy at S&P Dow Jones Indices

Catherine Yoshimoto

Director of Product Management at FTSE Russell

About the Index Industry Association (IIA):
The IIA is an independent, not-for-profit organization based in New York. Founded in March 2012 to provide a voice for the global index industry, the IIA recently celebrated its 10th anniversary. The IIA works with market participants, regulators, and other representative bodies to promote competition and sound practices in the index industry in an effort to strengthen financial markets and help them better serve the needs of investors. Our members have been calculating indexes since 1896, and today administer more than 3 million indexes. These indexes cover a wide variety of asset classes, including equities, fixed income, commodities, and foreign exchange.

Many of the leading index providers in the world are members of the IIA, including Bloomberg Index Services Limited, Cboe Global Indices, Chicago Booth Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP), China Central Depository and Clearing (China Bond Pricing), China Securities Index Co. Ltd., FTSE Russell, Hang Seng Indexes, ICE Data Services, JPXI (Tokyo Stock Exchange), Morningstar Indexes, MSCI Inc., Nasdaq Inc., Parameta Solutions, Qontigo (DAX and STOXX indices), Shenzhen Securities Information Co., Ltd., and S&P Dow Jones Indices. Visit the IIA website for more information at