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The Group of Thirty designs solutions that enhance financial and economic stability.
The Group of Thirty aims to deepen understanding of international economic and financial issues, to explore the international repercussions of decisions taken in the public and private sectors, and to examine the choices available to market practitioners and policymakers.
The work of the Group of Thirty impacts the current and future structure of the global financial system by delivering actionable recommendations directly to the private and public policymaking communities.
Our Latest Publications
In its latest report, the G30 Working Group on Corporate Governance Banking Supervisors provides recommendations designed to enhance the overall effectiveness of financial insitution supervision by identifying specific initiatives and processes both to assist supervisors directly in discharge of their responsibilities and to promote alignment of boardroom expectations and responses to such initiatives and processes.
President of the National Bank of Poland and former Polish Minister of Finance, Marek Belka, looks at both Poland’s integration process into the European Union and the post-accession years. Belka concludes that Poland growth, stability, and competitiveness were fostered in large part by its membership in the EU.
Adapted from his speech at the Cass Business School, Adair Turner, Chairman of the Financial Services Authority, discusses causes that contributed to the financial crisis and post crisis recession. Turner argues that central bank and government policymakers need to consider radical policy options to avoid sustained deflation and many years of below potential growth.
In its latest publication, the G30 examines critical constraints on the supply of long-term finance and calls for reforms that can strengthen the flow of capital into long-term investments by governments, institutional and individual investors.
G30 Welcomes New Members
- December 5, 2013
The Group of Thirty is pleased to announce that Gail Kelly and Haruhiko Kuroda have accepted invitations of membership to the G30.
Gail Kelly is the CEO and Managing Director of Westpac Group in Australia, and Haruhiko Kuroda is the Governor of the Bank of Japan.
Dr. Jacob A. Frenkel, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, stated: “The effectiveness of the G30 depends fundamentally upon the diverse experiences and stature of the Group’s members. We look forward to the contributions of Mrs. Kelly and Mr. Kuroda to the policy deliberations of the G30."
If you have any questions about the report or the G30 work program, please contact the G30 office at +1202 331 2472.
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Members in the News
- Trichet Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
- February 24, 2014
G30 Chairman and former President of the European Central Bank, Jean-Claude Trichet was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Association of Business Economics. He receives the award for his "exceptional policymaking fortitude and a remarkable ability to recognize and respond forcefully and swiftly to threats to financial stability."
- Weber on European Recovery
- February 21, 2014
- UBS Chairman and G30 Member, Axel Weber, discusses the European economic growth outlook to CNBC. Although Europe has experienced modest growth in the past months, he warns that rising anti-EU sentiment and upcoming bank stress tests will not support a steady recovery..