Championing the Female Economy

Untapped Potential

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.

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Women make or influence up to 80% of household buying decisions worldwide.
(Deloitte)

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73% of women globally report being unsatisfied with their banking services.
(BCG)

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Up to 33% of private businesses are owned or operated by women internationally.
(EY)

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68% of women’s small and medium enterprises in emerging economies have unmet credit needs.
(IFC)

A Path to Prosperity

Doing Well by Doing Good

Financial Alliance for Women members make the business case for women’s economic empowerment every day with their own success stories. We help them drive profits and grow their programs through three key operational areas.

PEER LEARNING

PEER LEARNING

Members learn from one another, sharing best practices to accelerate the learning curve.
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RESEARCH & KNOWLEDGE

RESEARCH & KNOWLEDGE

Our members stay on the cutting edge of the Women’s Market with our essential business resources.
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IMPACT

IMPACT

We use our voice to advocate for desired policy change and financially empower women around the world.
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Investing in women:
Smart for companies, smart for countries

The Financial Alliance for Women has a strong international presence, with dozens of members working to financially empower women and boost economies around the world.

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CLOSING THE GENDER GAP

One Woman at a Time

Our members are financially empowering women in their home countries. Read some of their success stories.

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