Women are a powerful force in the global economy, with significant untapped business potential.
By harnessing this power, financial institutions around the world are achieving success.
Women make or influence up to 80% of household buying decisions worldwide.
73% of women globally report being unsatisfied with their banking services.
Up to 33% of private businesses are owned or operated by women internationally.
68% of women-owned small and medium enterprises in emerging economies have unmet credit needs.
GBA members make the business case for female financial empowerment every day with their own success stories. We help them drive profits and grow their programs through three key operational areas.
GBA has a strong international presence, with dozens of members
working to financially empower women and boost economies around the world.
The 2018 Annual GBA Summit, “The Future of Financial Services for Women,” opens today. Find out what’s on offer.
In her October letter, GBA Chief Executive Inez Murray discusses our work with the W20 and previews our upcoming Annual Summit in Jordan
With MENA serving as the backdrop for this year’s event, the Summit will open with a special look at key enablers for women in the region through a public policy lens