Creating a fairer Britain
Take notice that the Equality and Human Rights Commission will be conducting an inquiry into sex discrimination in the financial services sector in Great Britain, within the terms of reference stated below.
In accordance with Schedule 2 paragraph 2 of the Equality Act 2006, notice is hereby given that in fulfilment of the Commission's duties under sections 8 and 10 of the Equality Act 2006 and using powers granted to the Commission under section 16 of the said Act, the Commission intends to carry out an Inquiry into sex discrimination in the financial services sector in Great Britain.
The terms of reference of the Inquiry are:
For the avoidance of doubt we have defined the financial services sector as all activities covered by Standard Industrial Classification 1992 Section J: financial intermediation (65), insurance and pensions (66), auxiliary activities (67).
Any person or organisation wishing to make representations as to the substance of the Inquiry should notify the Commission by email to email@example.com or by telephone to the finance sector inquiry team on 020 3117 0460
This Inquiry is conducted pursuant to the Equality Act Schedule 2, the effect of which is:
Equality and Human Rights Commission
31 March 2009