Magazine
Latest Issue

Nigel Farage believes discrimination against women no longer exists in the City. Earlier this week he told an audience that although the environment in the City was “deeply sexist” when he first started working there in the 1980s, “I don’t believe that in the big banks and brokerage houses and Lloyds of London and everyone else in the City… there is any discrimination against women at all.”

Mr Farage, in the words of financial analyst Louise Cooper on the Daily Politics Show: “you are talking out of your bottom.” True, things have progressed markedly from the 80s, but given that…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with newsletters, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to letters@prospect-magazine.co.uk

More From Prospect