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IMF FAS 2018

IMF Financial Access Survey 2018

IMF Financial Access Survey 2018

IMF Financial Access Survey 2018

IMF Financial Access Survey 2018 The 9th Annual IMF Financial Access Survey covers 189 countries spanning more than 10 years. This Trends and Development report highlights some of the key takeaways from the data, including progress on women's financial...
2018 | 8.80 MB | ,
Women in Finance A Case for Closing Gaps IMF

Women in Finance: A Case for Closing Gaps

Women in Finance: A Case for Closing Gaps

Women in Finance: A Case for Closing Gaps

Women in Finance: A Case for Closing Gaps This study by the International Monetary Fund analyzes the intersection of gender and finance, examining women’s roles not only as users of financial services but also as leaders in financial institutions...
2018 | 1.35 MB | ,
Gender Diversity Inclusion In Brief

Unlocking the Potential of the Women’s Market: The Gender Diversity & Inclusion Imperative

Unlocking the Potential of the Women’s Market: The Gender Diversity & Inclusion Imperative

Unlocking the Potential of the Women’s Market: The Gender Diversity & Inclusion Imperative

Unlocking the Potential of the Women’s Market: The Gender Diversity & Inclusion Imperative This GBA InBrief explores the key benefits and challenges of implementing comprehensive gender D&I strategies, particularly as they relate to FSPs’...
2018 | 3.9 MB | ,
IDRC Behavioural Finance Report

What Can Behavioural Science Tell Us About the Financial Decisions of Women?

What Can Behavioural Science Tell Us About the Financial Decisions of Women?

What Can Behavioural Science Tell Us About the Financial Decisions of Women?

What Can Behavioural Science Tell Us About the Financial Decisions of Women? A growing number of studies in the field of behavioural science are examining factors that influence financial decisions. This paper reports on the effectiveness of various behavioural...
2018 | 1.40 MB | ,
Economics of Banking on Women 2.0

The Economics of Banking on Women: 2018 Edition

The Economics of Banking on Women: 2018 Edition

The Economics of Banking on Women: 2018 Edition

The Economics of Banking on Women: 2018 Edition This report is based on information gathered in the GBA’s Women’s Market Analytics Survey — the only collection of global banking data measuring the performance of financial institutions serving the...
2018 | 1.04 MB | ,
Exploring FinTech Solutions for Women IDRC Mastercard

Exploring FinTech Solutions for Women

Exploring FinTech Solutions for Women

Exploring FinTech Solutions for Women

Exploring FinTech Solutions for Women New digital technologies are revolutionizing the financial services industry around the world. Africa has been an innovation hub in this area, due to its rapid adoption of mobile communication networks. How might...
2018 | 4.12 MB | ,
Women & Financial Wellness: Beyond the Bottom Line

Women & Financial Wellness: Beyond the Bottom Line

Women & Financial Wellness: Beyond the Bottom Line

Women & Financial Wellness: Beyond the Bottom Line

Women & Financial Wellness: Beyond the Bottom Line This report from Merrill Lynch explores how women’s financial needs and preferences are distinct. It examines the different life journeys women take—and the financial consequences of the...
2018 | 2.25 MB | ,
WFID Partnership Principles

Women’s Financial Inclusion Data Partnership Principles

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Women's Financial Inclusion Data Partnership Principles

Women's Financial Inclusion Data Partnership Principles Stakeholders need a complete picture of the gap in women's financial inclusion to be able to close it – and data is critical to this. These tenets reflect the aspirations and commitments...
2018 | 409.29 KB | ,
How Data Can Propel Full Financial Inclusion for Women

The Way Forward: How Data Can Propel Full Financial Inclusion for Women

The Way Forward: How Data Can Propel Full Financial Inclusion for Women

The Way Forward: How Data Can Propel Full Financial Inclusion for Women

The Way Forward: How Data Can Propel Full Financial Inclusion for Women Data is one of the key elements necessary to create inclusive financial systems around the world. With more and improved WFI data, policymakers can design and monitor WFI...
2018 | 1.26 MB | ,
IFC Bank of Palestine Evaluation

Evaluation Report: Bank of Palestine Strengthens Women-Owned Businesses and the Economy

Evaluation Report: Bank of Palestine Strengthens Women-Owned Businesses and the Economy

Evaluation Report: Bank of Palestine Strengthens Women-Owned Businesses and the Economy

Evaluation Report: Bank of Palestine Strengthens Women-Owned Businesses and the Economy This evaluation report highlights the business results and lessons learned from IFC's partnership with Bank of Palestine and its Felestineya Women's Market program. ...
2018 | 3.02 MB | ,
Shared Vision NatWest everywoman

Shared Vision: NatWest Partner with everywoman

Shared Vision: NatWest Partner with everywoman

Shared Vision: NatWest Partner with everywoman

Shared Vision: NatWest Partner with everywoman This case study showcases the longstanding partnership between everywoman and NatWest in the United Kingdom to better engage with employees, grow their female customer base and contribute to the economy. ...
2017 | 1.13 MB | ,
Powering Potential

Powering Potential: Increasing Women’s Access to Financial Products and Services

Powering Potential: Increasing Women’s Access to Financial Products and Services

Powering Potential: Increasing Women’s Access to Financial Products and Services

Powering Potential: Increasing Women’s Access to Financial Products and Services This report, a companion to BNY Mellon and the UN Foundation's Return on Equality publication, shines a spotlight on the opportunity to realize gains — in both gender...
2018 | 2.18 MB | ,
Andy Lopata GBA Summit 2017 Networking

The Power of Effective Networking – Video

The Power of Effective Networking - Video

The Power of Effective Networking - Video

The Power of Effective Networking Whether for new business generation, individual career development or simply getting the job done, networking is a vital tool for business. Yet so few people take a strategic approach to it. At the 2017 GBA Summit, networking...
2017 | 0.00 KB | ,

The Women’s Market for Insurance: An Emerging Business Opportunity

The Women’s Market for Insurance: An Emerging Business Opportunity

The Women’s Market for Insurance: An Emerging Business Opportunity

The Women’s Market for Insurance: An Emerging Business Opportunity As the appetite of women worldwide for risk mitigation offerings continues to grow, a strong business case has emerged for insurance companies and banks to deliver tailored...
2018 | 929.09 KB | ,

GBA Case Study: NatWest

GBA Case Study: NatWest

GBA Case Study: NatWest

GBA Case Study: NatWest The fifth in the GBA's Case Study series on best practice banks features Women in Business champion NatWest, part of the Royal Bank of Scotland. The bank has found great success through its ability to leverage partners in the ecosystem...
2017 | 532.10 KB | ,
GBA Case Study BHD León

GBA Case Study: Banco BHD León

GBA Case Study: Banco BHD León

GBA Case Study: Banco BHD León

GBA Case Study: Banco BHD León This Case Study on GBA best practice bank in the Dominican Republic Banco BHD León explores how the bank's transformation of its business model to become more gender intelligent has propelled strong business growth. As...
2017 | 576.67 KB | ,

Winning Over Women: A commercial imperative for financial services

Winning Over Women: A commercial imperative for financial services

Winning Over Women: A commercial imperative for financial services

Winning Over Women: A commercial imperative for financial services Kantar's research in the UK has revealed striking differences in the approach men and women take to managing their money. This report shows how financial service providers in the country...
2017 | 658.59 KB | ,
How Stock Exchanges Can Advance Gender Equality UN

How Stock Exchanges Can Advance Gender Equality

How Stock Exchanges Can Advance Gender Equality

How Stock Exchanges Can Advance Gender Equality

How Stock Exchanges Can Advance Gender Equality Building on the 2016 Sustainable Stock Exchange Report on Progress from the United Nations, which highlights five specific targets of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that exchanges are well...
2017 | 1.54 MB | ,
Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More?

Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More?

Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More?

Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More?

Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More? The IMF measured the large gap between the representation of men and women in leadership positions in banks and bank supervision agencies worldwide. Their econometric analysis suggests that, controlling for relevant...
2017 | 1.68 MB | ,
Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs 2017

Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs 2017

Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs 2017

Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs 2017

Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs 2017 Strong supporting conditions such as access to financial services and ease of doing business pave the way for progress in businesses owned by women. The inaugural Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs seeks...
2017 | 3.36 MB | ,
BNY Mellon UN Foundation Return on Equality

Return on Equality

Return on Equality

Return on Equality

Return on Equality While women and girls have made significant gains in the past decade in terms of education, health, economic participation and political leadership, gender equality has yet to be attained in many critical areas, and at the cost of...
2017 | 828.01 KB | ,
HBL Gender Intelligence IFC Report

Gender Intelligence for Banks

Gender Intelligence for Banks

Gender Intelligence for Banks

Gender Intelligence for Banks This IFC study of the workforce at GBA member HBL in Pakistan examines the differences between employees who underwent gender awareness training and those who did not, finding striking results about the benefits of...
2017 | 1.09 MB | ,
UN Women Power of Procurement

The Power of Procurement: How to Source from Women-Owned Businesses

The Power of Procurement: How to Source from Women-Owned Businesses

The Power of Procurement: How to Source from Women-Owned Businesses

The Power of Procurement: How to Source from Women-Owned Businesses This guide from UN Women is intended to support signatories of the Women’s Empowerment Principles, which UN Women and UN Global Compact jointly promulgate, to take action on Principle...
2017 | 585.87 KB | ,