October 12, 2016

Members of the Group of Trustees of the Principles for Stable Capital Flows and Fair Debt
Restructuring meet once a year to review the progress being made on the implementation of
the Principles within the framework of the international financial architecture.

October 7, 2016

In welcome remarks to the 2016 IIF Annual Membership Meeting, President and CEO Tim Adams addressed the ongoing regulatory agenda, particularly the Basel Committee’s latest reforms to the regulatory capital framework. Adams also discussed the importance of globalization, immigration and trade in driving economic growth, job creation and prosperity. 

October 6, 2016

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) today announced that Axel A. Weber, Chairman of the Board of Directors of UBS Group AG will become Chairman of the IIF in 2017, having been elected unanimously by the IIF Board of Directors. Dr. Weber, a member of the IIF's Board since 2012, will succeed Douglas Flint, Group Chairman of HSBC Holdings, plc., who concludes his five-year term as Chairman at the end of the year. Dr. Weber’s five-year term will begin in January. The Board also elected Scotiabank President and CEO Brian J. Porter as its new Treasurer. 

October 4, 2016

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) today released its semiannual policy letter to the Chairs of the International Monetary and Financial Committee and the Development Committee of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank addressing ongoing regulatory efforts, particularly the Basel Committee’s latest reforms to the bank capital framework.

September 15, 2016

In the eight years since the financial crisis, the industry has transformed itself. Globally, banks have raised over $1 trillion in additional capital, increased liquidity and reduced leverage. Without a doubt the system is safer, sounder and more robust than ever. 

September 8, 2016

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) released a staff paper outlining the pronounced potential impact on emerging market economies (EMs) by proposed changes to the global bank capital framework by the Basel Committee. 

July 12, 2016

The Institute of International Finance released the following statement from President and CEO Tim Adams after the European Council released a statement regarding the Basel Committee’s ongoing efforts to refine the regulatory capital framework.

July 7, 2016

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) today released the following statement from its Emerging Markets Advisory Council on the joint study by the IIF and Center for Financial Inclusion (CFI) on banks' significant contributions to expanding financial inclusion.

June 30, 2016

For the 16th consecutive year, the Paris Club and the Institute of International Finance jointly organized a meeting between official and private creditors, with the participation of representatives from the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. Since its first edition in 2001, this forum has been a major event for dialogue between official and private creditors.

June 24, 2016

The Institute of International Finance released the following statement from President and CEO Tim Adams after United Kingdom voters decided to leave the European Union. 

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