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We Believe #ChangePays

At S&P Global, we believe an investment in women is an investment in us all. Some think that we've already invested enough. Some say equality doesn't pay.

The numbers tell a different story.

Change pays.

The Financial Future Is Female

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Employee Voices

#ChangePays shows how we can all inspire positive change. In letters to their younger selves, S&P Global employees from around the world reflected on their careers, shared advice, and voiced the importance of diverse viewpoints.
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We believe #ChangePays

At S&P Global, we’ve been compiling the latest data and producing research on women’s economic participation and impact. It’s vital that we learn where we’ve made progress and where there's still a long way to go.

These are the
vital statistics.

To fix inequalities, we have to understand them.

S&P Global Research

See the latest research from S&P Global on women's impact on politics, financial markets, and the economy.

Women &
Global Finance

The Financial Future is Female

Women are an ever-increasing market force as investors. But what do they think about their involvement in the market? S&P Global, in partnership with SurveyMonkey, conducted an 11-country survey that examines aspects of financial preparedness, investment behaviors, and impressions of the stock market between women and men.

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Women &
U.S. Politics

Women were the Vital Statistic in the 2018 Midterm Election.

Like most elections, the 2018 U.S. midterms served as a modern Rorschach test–people saw whatever story served their purposes and credibly made cases of where they won, where they did not, and what it meant looking ahead for 2020.

What is not up for debate, however, is that women made their indelible imprint on this election.

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Women &
U.S. Economy

The Key to Unlocking U.S. GDP Growth: Women.

A dual-pronged effort of increasing entry of and retention of more women to the American workforce represents a substantial opportunity for economic growth–we could add 5%-10% to nominal GDP in just a few decades.

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Women &
The Global Economy

Adding More Women to the U.S. Workforce Could Send Global Stock Markets Soaring.

We decided to see what adding more women to the American workforce would mean for an aging bull market in the U.S. and abroad. The results astounded us.

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Women &

Five S&P Global Women Discuss the Importance of Women in Leadership.

Increasing diversity and boosting the number of women in leadership positions can benefit the commodities sector and the wider economy. How can this be achieved? We ask five successful women for their thoughts.

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  • Learn more about our partners
  • Accion
  • Closing the Women's Wealth Gap Initiative
  • Community Investment Collaborative (CIC)
  • Kiva
  • MercyCorps–MicroMentor
  • Ms. Foundation for Women
  • The New York Women's Foundation
  • STEMconnector – Million Women Mentors
  • Upwardly Global


Learn more about our partners

Thriving economies–growing, sustainable and stable–must also be inclusive economies. At S&P Global and the S&P Global Foundation, we're partnering with organizations focused on helping women gain the essential skills today's economy demands. Learn more about our partners here, and join us in supporting them. 



S&P Global is a proud sponsor of a three-year impact assessment of the microfinance sector in the U.S. with Accion and the Opportunity Fund. Together we aim to build a financially inclusive world in which every woman has access to high-quality, affordable financial services. 

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Closing the Women's Wealth Gap Initiative

S&P Global partners with Closing the Women's Wealth Gap to catalyze interest in the women's wealth gap among funders, advocates, practitioners, policymakers, and the media, and mobilize stakeholders to take action.

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Community Investment Collaborative (CIC)

CIC provides capital and education to entrepreneurs – primarily women and people of color – who have difficulty accessing funding from traditional sources.

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S&P Global has been partnering with Kiva since 2013 to provide women entrepreneurs with essential capital, as well as to share our knowledge and experience through employee-led mentorships.

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MicroMentor is a growing online community of entrepreneurs and volunteer mentors. Through this partnership, S&P Global employees have the opportunity to volunteer their skills and talents to support women entrepreneurs around the world.

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Ms. Foundation for Women

S&P Global partners with Ms. Foundation for Women to support the work of the Economic Justice program, which is focused on increasing affordable childcare access for low-income workers; improving job quality for childcare workers; and building the economic and political power of women of color in the U.S. South.

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The New York Women's Foundation

S&P Global partners with New York Women's Foundation to help identify, fund and support organizations and programs that promote economic well-being and independence of women, girls and their families living at or below the poverty level.

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STEMconnector – Million Women Mentors

The MWM movement supports the engagement of millions of STEM mentors to increase the interest and confidence of girls and women to persist and succeed in STEM programs and careers.

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Upwardly Global

S&P Global partners with the nonprofit Upwardly Global to help skilled immigrants and refugees overcome employment barriers and join the U.S. workforce.

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