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.
80% of women-owned small and medium enterprises with credit needs are un-served or under-served.
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.
In her June letter, Inez shares details of our latest extremely successful peer learning event and what’s coming up next.
Our first All-Stars Academy in Africa brought 60 engaged Women’s Market students to Livingstone, Zambia.
We are pleased to announce the theme of this year’s Annual GBA Summit, which focuses on leveraging the power of connection to accelerate the Women’s Market.