Decision-making in the finance sector is largely dominated by men. Men take important decisions that influence overall economic development, monetary stability, employment and growth — all factors which touch the lives of women and men in different ways. Challenging these gender inequalities will be necessary to achieve the objectives of the Europe 2020 strategy on smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.

Further information

Gender in economic and financial affairs on EIGE's Gender Mainstreaming platform

Gender in financial decision-making in EIGE's Gender Statistics Database