Sophie Baker, London-based global news editor of Pensions & Investments, has bought high honors within the 2022 Journalism Awards from the CFA Society of the U.K.
Ms. Baker edits and reports on institutional funding and money administration across the globe. The CFA U.K.’s program, now in its 10th year, acknowledges journalists’ articles that highlight moral and reliable standards within the U.K. funding sector.
Ms. Baker, one of 5 journalists to be identified, used to be named CFA U.K. Alternate Journalist of the twelve months for her April 19, 2021, article, “Debate over changes to listing solutions roils U.K.”
Ms. Baker’s yarn pondering the shatter up amongst money managers and market gamers on whether or no longer ideas to amend U.K. listing solutions had been a lawful thought from a governance level of behold and the honest design to diagram more capital to London.
The U.K. Listings Evaluate, published in March 2021, used to be launched by the U.K. chancellor of the exchequer in 2020 to be particular the U.K. would possibly maybe well perhaps furthermore withstand “stiff competitors as a financial centre” from the U.S., Asia and in other locations in Europe, a doc of the overview acknowledged.
In a June 30 news liberate from the CFA Society of the U.K., program deem Jane Fuller acknowledged: “The debate, within the wake of the Hill overview, over whether or no longer U.K. listing solutions needs to be relaxed to diagram companies to the London market used to be every fierce and principled. Sophie Baker’s article stood out for its readability and balance on this highly relevant discipline.”
The society famed in its news liberate that the awards had been particular by experiences of more than one, anonymized submissions from main nationwide and funding publications. The judging panel consisted of volunteers from the CFA U.K. membership.