Even so, it is much lower than the number of men starting new businesses. In 2012, approximately 12 percent of global startups had a female founder and this increased to 18 percent in the 2015.Which global city grabs the top spot for women starting a business? I am proud to say it's my home town: Chicago!
Read more: The World's Top Cities For Female Entrepreneurs
Note: For women business owners who want to finance their international business activities, you might want to register for a webinar on 2/3 at 10:00 a.m. Central.