Money: Gender Gap – July 29th 09

Andy Verity and Mickey Clark present this morning’s business stories, including:
Three years after the government unveiled big plans to close the gap between how much men and women get paid, the gender gap has actually widened.
Vestas, the owners of the factory at the centre of the factory sit-in on the Isle of White, yesterday sacked the 11 protesters and confirmed plans to close the plant.
We also look at whether controversial European regulations on alternative fund managers could be watered down.
Finally, 2008 was a bad year for second-hand car sales but things could have been so much worse according to a new report out this morning.

Leave a Reply