Welcome to the Group of Thirty

Forward Thinking

The Group of Thirty designs solutions that enhance financial and economic stability.

Knowledgeable

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.

Influential

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

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.

 

The Digital Revolution in Banking

In this Occassional Paper, Gail Kelly, former CEO and Managing Director of Westpac, looks at the important, developing relationship between financial services and technology. She examines the history of technological innovation in financial services, current trends, and offers guidance in overcoming some of the challenges that can arise as a product of this revolution.

 

Annual Report 2012-2013

The 2012-2013 Annual Report covers the Group's activities during fiscal years 2012 and 2013, which comprises July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2013. The Sections include a full membership list, as well as a description of the G30's meetings, events, and publications.

 

A New Paradigm: Financial Institution Boards and Supervisors

In its latest report, the G30 Working Group on Banking Supervision provides recommendations designed to enhance the overall effectiveness of financial institution supervision by identifying specific initiatives and processes to assist supervisors directly in discharge of their responsibilities and to promote alignment of boardroom expectations and responses to such initiatives and processes.

 

Newest Publication

The paper highlights six hard truths learned about the evolving nature of central banking since the global financial crisis.

 

To download a copy of the report, please click here.

 

Members in the News

  • July 12, 2015

  • In an opinion piece for the Financial Times, Lawrence Summers, Charles W. Eliot professor at Harvard University, calls for “clear-eyed, bold action” to manage ongoing financial uncertainties globally
  • June 23, 2015

  • William R. Rhodes, CEO of William R. Rhodes Global Advisors, LLC, discusses the current state of U.S. banking culture in an interview with Bloomberg Business. Rhodes stresses the need to “get back to the basics,” citing the recent LIBOR and Forex scandals as reasons why the global community continues to lack confidence in the banking sector.
Past News Stories