The CSE recently joined the Sri Lanka Institute of Directors (SLID), IFC – a member of the World Bank Group, UN Global Compact, UN Women, the World Federation of Exchanges, Women in ETFs and the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative to ring the opening bell for gender equality. These bell-ringing events are taking place in exchanges around the world to highlight the pivotal role of the private sector in empowering women in the workplace, marketplace and community.