A new global survey shows the power of female leadership on profits in a company. ( Image provided by Getty Images (monkeybusinessimages)


A new global survey of more than 21,000 companies reveals how the presence of women in top ranks is a real payoff — in profits.

How much? The Peterson Institute for International Economics survey finds that the more women a firm has in its top ranks in the C-Suite, the higher its profitability will likely be.

A profitable firm with 30 percent of top ranked positions held by women could expect a net margin increase of 1 percent, compared with a firm with no female leaders.

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