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Financial Women of San Francisco has been making news in business and financial circles for more than 60 years. Scan the articles below to see all the ways we advance the success of today’s women in finance throughout the Bay Area.

Member Spotlight: Olivia Barbee — Helping Women Help Themselves

Olivia Barbee vividly remembers what drew her to FWA—the awesome women honored with FWA scholarships. Olivia volunteered to interview candidates and soon became a board member and co-chair of the marketing committee.

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Venture Capital Today: San Francisco is the Center of the Universe for Entrepreneurs

Ann Winblad, Heidi Roizen, and Laura Roden, three pioneering venture capital professionals spoke to a large crowd of FWA members and guests on June 20th about some of the current trends in venture capital.

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Pitfalls, Perils and Possibilities of Investing in Asia–A Fund Manager’s Perspective

Teresa Kong, CFA and Portfolio Manager at Matthews International Capital Management, spoke to a full house at the jointly sponsored FWA and Federal Reserve
Bank of San Francisco event on May 15th. Teresa’s
talk highlighted the differences between the U.S. and China’s interpretation and implementation of international accounting, and corporate and securities laws.

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Fine Wine and Food Pairing in the East Bay

FWA members and guests spent a warm summer evening on July 18 networking and catching up while pairing delicious food and wine. Thirty-five members and guests filled the AuburnJames Tasting Room
and Art Gallery in the heart of historic downtown Danville with lively discussion.

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The Economic
 and Social Impacts of Global Aging

At the City Club of
San Francisco in July, we learned that global aging is leading tomorrow’s economic, social, and political decision-making into new frontiers.

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