Basel Committee speeches - 2012 to 2013

Date Titles
18 Nov 2013

Strengthening bank capital - Basel III and beyond

Keynote address by Mr Stefan Ingves, Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, to the Ninth High Level Meeting for the Middle East & North Africa Region, jointly organised by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, the Financial Stability Institute and the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 18 November 2013.

26 Sep 2013

The evolution of the Basel Committee

Welcome and keynote address by Mr Stefan Ingves, Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at a symposium to mark 25 years of the Basel Capital Accord "25 years of international financial regulation: Challenges and opportunities", Basel, 26 September 2013.

10 Sep 2013

Global consistency in financial regulation: is the glass half full, half empty, or just more transparent?

Remarks by Wayne Byres, Secretary General, Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the RiskMinds Risk and Regulation Forum, Nice, France, 10 September 2013.

12 Mar 2013

Stefan Ingves: Where to next? Priorities and themes for the Basel Committee

Keynote address by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision to the Third BCBS-FSI High-Level Meeting for Central and Eastern Europe on "Strengthening Financial Sector Supervision and Current Regulatory Priorities", 12 March 2013.

26 Feb 2013

Simplicity, risk sensitivity and comparability: the regulatory balancing act

Speech by Wayne Byres, Secretary General of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, prepared for the BCBS-EMEAP-FSI High-Level Meeting, Seoul, Korea, 25-26 February 2013.

24 Jan 2013

Stefan Ingves: From ideas to implementation

Remarks by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the 8th High Level Meeting organised by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and the Financial Stability Institute and hosted by the South African Reserve Bank, Cape Town, 24 January 2013.

6 Jan 2013

Speaking note from a press conference following a meeting of the GHOS

Remarks by Mervyn King, Chairman of the Governors and Heads of Supervision (GHOS) and Governor of the Bank of England, at a press conference following a meeting of the GHOS, Bank for International Settlements, Basel, 6 January 2013.

15 Nov 2012

Current focus of the Basel Committee: Raising the bar

Remarks by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the 7th High-Level Meeting jointly organised by the Association of Supervisors of Banks of the Americas, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and the Financial Stability Institute, Panama City, Panama, 15 November 2012.

6 Nov 2012

Basel III: Necessary, but not sufficient

Remarks by Wayne Byres, Secretary of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, prepared for the Financial Stability Institute's 6th Biennial Conference on Risk Management and Supervision, Basel, 6 November 2012.

24 Oct 2012

Regulatory reforms - incentives matter (can we make bankers more like pilots?)

Remarks by Wayne Byres, Secretary General of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, to the Bank of Portugal conference on "Global Risk Management: Governance and Control", Lisbon, 24 October 2012.

17 Oct 2012

Stefan Ingves: Basel III is simpler and stronger

Op-ed by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, published in the Wall Street Journal, 15 October 2012.

13 Sep 2012

Regulatory reform: getting it done

Remarks by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the 17th International Conference of Banking Supervisors, Istanbul, 13 September 2012.

20 Jan 2012

SIFIs: is there a need for a specific regulation on systematically important financial institutions?

Introductory remarks of Stefan Ingves, Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision and Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, for the roundtable discussion at the European Ideas Network Seminar on "Long-term growth: organizing the stability and attractiveness of European Financial Markets", Berlin (Deutsche Bank), 19-20 January 2012.