Fernando

Fernando Restoy

Chairman
Financial Stability Institute

Fernando Restoy became FSI Chairman on 1 January 2017. He had been Deputy Governor of the Bank of Spain since 2012. Previously, he held other senior positions at the Bank of Spain, which he joined in 1991. From 1995 to 1997 he was Economic Advisor and Head of the Monetary Framework Section at the European Monetary Institute in Frankfurt. Mr Restoy was Vice Chair of the Spanish Securities and Markets Commission (CNMV) from 2008 to 2012 and Vice Chair of IOSCO Technical Committee (now Board). He was the Chairman of the Spanish Executive Resolution Authority (FROB) from 2012 to 2015 and has been a Member of the Supervisory Board of the ECB's Single Supervisory Mechanism from 2014 to end 2016. He holds an MSc in econometrics and mathematical economics from the London School of Economics and an MA and PhD in economics from Harvard.

Fields of interest

  • Financial markets
  • Financial institutions and macroprudential issues (including banking supervision)
  • Financial stability and macroprudential issues

23 Mar 2018

Speech by Mr Fernando Restoy, Chairman, Financial Stability Institute, Bank for International Settlements, at the IADI-ERC International Conference: "Resolution and deposit guarantee schemes in Europe: incomplete processes and uncertain outcomes", Naples, Italy, 23 March 2018.

21 Feb 2018

English translation of speech in Spanish by Mr Fernando Restoy, Chairman, Financial Stability Institute, Bank for International Settlements, to Círculo Financiero La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain, 19 February 2018.

20 Dec 2017

Intervention in Spanish of Mr Fernando Restoy, Chairman, Financial Stability Institute, Bank for International Settlements, before the Spanish Parliament's Committee of Inquiry about the financial crisis in Spain and the financial assistance programme, Madrid, 20 December 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Presentation by Mr Fernando Restoy, Chairman, Financial Stability Institute, Bank for International Settlements, at the CIV Meeting of Central Bank Governors of the Center for Latin American Monetary Studies (CEMLA), Washington DC, 12 October 2017.

12 Sep 2017

Speech by Mr Fernando Restoy, Chairman, Financial Stability Institute, Bank for International Settlements, at the FSI-IADI Meeting on early supervisory intervention, resolution and deposit insurance, Basel, Switzerland, 12 September 2017.

01 Jun 2017

Speech by Mr Fernando Restoy, Chairman, Financial Stability Institute, Bank for International Settlements, at the CIRSF Annual International Conference, Lisbon, 1 June 2017.

27 Apr 2017

Keynote address by Mr Fernando Restoy, Chairman, Financial Stability Institute, Bank for International Settlements, at the Users' Workshop on Financial Soundness Indicators, International Monetary Fund, Washington DC, 26 April 2017.

20 Dec 2016

Closing address by Mr Fernando Restoy, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the Conference "Corporate governance and credit institutions' crises", organised by the Mercantile Law Department, UCM (Complutense University of Madrid), Madrid, 29 November 2016.

30 Nov 2016

Remarks by Mr Fernando Restoy, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the dinner event organised by the European Savings and Retail Banking Group (ESBG), Madrid, 17 November 2016.

30 Jun 2016

Speech by Mr Fernando Restoy, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Spain, based on the address delivered at the UIMP seminar "¿Qué hemos aprendido de la crisis?" ("What have we learned from the crisis?"), organised by the APIE (Association of Economics Journalists), Madrid, 17 June 2016.