Members in the News

  • Bill Rhodes Discusses Risk Culture
  • August 7, 2014
  • In an article in the Financial Times, G30 member William R. Rhodes discusses ,management and risk culture within financial institutions. He encourages "leaders of financial institutions and their regulators in the US, UK, Japan, the eurozone and China...[to] come together to candidly exchange views and explore ways to channel risk activities on to a surer course."
  • Kuroda's Views on Asia's Contributions to the Global Economy
  • July 24, 2014
  • In a speech, G30 member and Governor of the Bank of Japan, Haruhiko Kuroda, discusses current changes and future challenges for Asian economies. Governor Kuroda also offers possible counter measures and policy options for dealing with these challenges to preserve growth.

  • Stanley Fischer Gives Martin Feldstein Lecture
  • July 10, 2014
  • Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve and former G30 member, Stanley Fischer, delivered the Martin Feldstein Lecture at the NBER. During his remarks, Vice Chair Fischer referenced recommendations from the 2009 G30 report, Financial Reform: A Framework for Financial Stability. The report can be downloaded here.
  • Draghi Delivers Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Memorial Speech
  • July 9, 2014
  • Mario Draghi, G30 member and President of the European Central Bank, delivered the keynote speech at the Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Memorial Lecture. In his speech Mr. Draghi argued for increased cohesion and integration in the euro area through community level governance over fiscal and structural policies.

  • Kuroda on Japan's Economic Outlook
  • June 23, 2014
  • G30 member and Governor of the Bank of Japan, Haruhiko Kuroda, outlines the state of Japan’s economy today, and the outlook for economic activity and prices as the Bank continues to pursue a 2 percent price stability target. Governor Kuroda also speaks about some of the challenges the Bank faces in strengthening Japan’s growth potential.

  • Interview with Bill Rhodes
  • June 19, 2014
  • In an interview on Bloomberg Market Makers, G30 member and President and CEO of William R. Rhodes Global Advisors, Bill Rhodes talks about regulation, and supervision in the financial sector and the importance of banking culture. During the interview, he highlights the recommendations from G30’s recent report, A New Paradigm: Financial Institution Boards and Supervisors, on the relationship between boards of directors and supervisors.

  • Tharman Shanmugaratnam Celebrates IBF at 40
  • June 10, 2014
  • In a speech, G30 member and Singapore’s Minister of Finance, Tharman Shanmugaratnam highlights the successes of the Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) and its role as a leading institution in Singapore’s Financial Sector. Minister Tharman also looks to future challenges and commends new initiatives being unveiled by the IBF designed to strengthen the skills and expertise of Singaporeans working in the Financial Sector.

  • Caruana on Regulating Risk in the Financial System
  • June 4, 2014
  • Bank for International Settlements General Manager and G30 member Jaime Caruana reflects on risk in financial systems and strategies that have been used to face risks since the crisis. Caruana hopes for more proactive changes in regulatory policy for financial systems.

  • Carney on Inclusive Capitalism
  • May 27, 2014
  • G30 member and Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, stresses the role of social capital as a key component in the continued growth of market based economies. Carney calls for a change in the banking culture arguing that trust, and shared responsibility are paramount and he lays out several measures that could help rebuild social capital and promote inclusive capitalism, from changing financial market structures and compensation schemes to the creation of the Banking Standards Review Board.

Member Publications

  • Long-term Finance and Economic Growth
  • 2013
  • The report 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.