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.
In her September letter, Chief Executive Inez Murray discusses the critical importance of gender diversity and inclusion in the financial services industry
Social change consulting firm FSG discusses the GBA’s latest report with CEO Inez Murray
GBA interviews Gina de Sáenz of member Banco Delta in Panama about the bank’s Women’s Market strategy