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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

Growth, Stability, and Prosperity in Latin America

Our newest Occassional Paper includes three perspectives from Latin American central bankers who discuss the economic outlook in their respective countries and in the region. The authors discuss the many challenges and opportunities facing Latin American countries in the dynamic global economy.


Banking Conduct and Culture: A Call for Sustained and Comprehensive Reform

Following on our two previous reports, Toward Effective Governance of Financial Institutions (2012) and A New Paradigm: Financial Institution Boards and Supervisors (2013), this study expands on the role of conduct and culture in the governance of the world’s largest financial institutions. The report identifies shortcomings but also good practice in promoting and maintaining a strong banking culture, making a series of recommendations that can be drawn upon by leaders as they seek to address culture in their firms.


Central Banks: Confronting the Hard Truths Discovered and the Tough Choices Ahead

In our new Occassional Paper, Philipp Hildebrand, Vice Chairman of BlackRock and a member of the firm’s Global Executive Committee, highlights six hard truths learned about the evolving nature of central banking since the global financial crisis.


Newest Publication

  • The Group of Thirty has released Growth, Stability, and Prosperity in Latin America. This paper is a compilation of perspectives from Alexandre Tombini, Governor of the Banco Central do Brasil; Rodrigo Vergara, Governor of the Banco Central de Chile; and Julio Velarde, Governor of the Banco Central de

Reserva del Perú. The authors discuss the many challenges and opportunities facing Latin American countries in the dynamic global economy


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Members in the News

  • September 29, 2015
  • Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, discusses the need to tackle both climate change and financial stability head-on at a speech at Lloyd’s of London. Citing the corporate body’s role in managing risk worldwide, he expresses the need for the market to adapt to new technologies and curbs on carbon emissions in order to maximize their impact.

  • September 21, 2015
  • In an interview with The Banker, Sir David Walker, Chairman of Winton Capital Management, discusses the cultural change still needed in the banking sector. Citing the recently released G30 report on Banking Conduct and Culture, he echoes the report's emphasis on "a restoration of trust in bankers and banking."

Past News Stories