The Group of Thirty aims to deepen understanding of international economic and financial issues, and to explore the international repercussions of decisions taken in the public and private sectors. The Group is characterized by its knowledge of the past and broad-minded, forward thinking.
G30 members and invited guests at the 79th plenary meeting of the Group in Buenos Aires, hosted by the Central Bank of Argentina.
Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People's Bank of China speaks at the 2017 International Banking Seminar along side Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank and Jacob Frenkel, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Group of Thirty.
(Left to right) Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Chairman of the Group of Thirty; Jacob Frenkel, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Group of Thirty; and Janet Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
Participants at the 2017 International Banking Seminar.
G30 members and invited guests at the 77th plenary meeting of the Group in London, hosted by the Bank of England.
Raghuram Rajan, Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, delivers remarks at the Group of Thirty's 2017 Occasional Lecture at the International Monetary Fund.
Jean-Claude Trichet, Former Chairman of the Group, Stanley Fischer, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan at the Group's 2016 International Banking Seminar in Washington.
G30 members and invited guests at the 75th plenary meeting of the Group in Singapore, hosted by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
Vítor Constâncio, Vice President of the European Central Bank, Jean-Claude Trichet, Former G30 Chairman, Janet Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and Jacob Frenkel, G30 Chairman of the Board of Trustees, at the 2014 International Banking Seminar.
Paul Volcker, Chairman Emeritus of the Group, Michael E. O'Neill, Chairman of Citigroup, and William Rhodes at the International Banking Seminar.
Raghuram Rajan: "Populist Insurrections: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Reactions"
Managing the Next Financial Crisis: An Assessment of Emergency Arrangements in the Major Economies
2018 — This study examines the emergency mechanisms and authorities available across the major economies to help manage future financial crises. The study asks whether changes to the mechanisms and authorities made since the 2007-08 global financial crisis have made the major economies safer and more able to address future crises
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Shadow Banking and Capital Markets: Risks and Opportunities
2016 — This study examines the proliferation of financial nonbank credit intermediation, also known as shadow banking. The study notes that unregulated or imperfectly regulated shadow banking activities, particularly those in China, undermines financial stability by way of unregulated banking structures.
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September 18, 2018 — In a recent piece for the Financial Times, Axel Weber, Chairman of UBS, argues that despite improvements to the financial system following the global financial crisis, pockets of vulnerability remain. Citing the recent report released by the Group of Thirty, Dr. Weber makes three observations. First, Dr. Weber states that the new international standards on capital and liquidity must be consistently implemented across all jurisdictions and monitored. Second, individual countries must resist the temptation to deviate from global standards. Finally, Dr. Weber notes that preventative measures alone will not be sufficient, and that financial authorities must continue to identify emerging risks.