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 May letter, Alliance CEO Inez Murray shares the latest goings on at the GBA and an update on the location of our 2016 Summit.
The first-ever Global Banking Alliance for Women All-Stars Academy is set to launch shortly, with 19 institutions from 18 different countries admitted.
Alliance CEO Inez Murray spoke at the SME Finance Forum/International Fund for Agriculture Development Annual DFI/IFI Working Group Meeting in Rome May 19-20.