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 November letter, Alliance CEO Inez Murray looks at the gathering global momentum around women’s economic empowerment.
The Global Banking Alliance for Women and Royal Bank of Scotland Group are pleased to announce that the 2017 GBA Summit will be held November 14 to 16 in London.
GBA’s most recent member in Africa traces its roots to 1896, when KCB Group was formed.