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WCM Return to Bay Street Program Continues to Relaunch Women’s Finance Careers

Equity Through Education February 08, 2022
Equity Through Education February 08, 2022
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BMO is a proud founding sponsor of the Women in Capital Markets (WCM), Return to Bay Street (RTBS) program. The returnship program brings women with prior work experience in finance back to the industry after taking a period of leave. Now in its twelfth year, this unique program has on-ramped 92 women into mid and senior-level roles at leading financial institutions. Through funding from the BMO Equity Through Education program—WCM's RTBS award program recruits talented mid to senior professional women and provides the opportunity to resume their careers at similar levels as when they left.

RTBS program is accepting applications. Learn more about how to apply for this program.

 “WCM’s RTBS Program is renowned for its success in relaunching the careers of highly qualified and experienced women on Bay Street, achieving record levels in the number of applicants and recipients to the program. It is an honour and privilege for me to be Co-Chair, inspiring women through my own personal experience, having rejoined the industry as a WCM RTBS Award Recipient in 2012. As the program reaches its 12th year, WCM and its sponsors remain committed to hiring high-calibre professional women through this initiative, expanding the outreach to broaden equity, diversity and inclusion in the industry.”

-- Mary Ann Mendes of BMO Capital Markets and Co-Chair of the RTBS Working Group -- 



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