Philip Wooldridge

Head of International Banking & Financial Statistics and Deputy Head of Statistics & Research Support
Monetary and Economic Department, Statistics & Research Support

Philip Wooldridge oversees the compilation of the BIS banking, derivatives and securities statistics and represents the BIS in international statistical groups. Previously, he was a member of the secretariat for the Financial Stability Board, where he managed the work programme of the Standing Committee on Standards Implementation. From 2006 to 2009, he was a Senior Economist at the BIS Representative Office in Hong Kong, analysing Asian financial markets. At the BIS, he also worked in the Financial Markets group, where he wrote regularly for the BIS Quarterly Review and in the secretariat for the G10 Deputies. From 1995 to 1999, Philip worked at the Bank of Canada. He received his MA in Economics from the University of Toronto and BA from the University of British Columbia. He is a CFA charter holder.

Fields of interest

  • Financial and banking statistics
  • Financial markets
  • International finance

Mar 2017

Other authors: Lawrence L Kreicher and Robert N McCauley

BIS Quarterly Review   | March 2017
Oct 2015

Other authors: Torsten Ehlers

BIS Papers   | No 82
Sep 2015

Other authors: Stefan Avdjiev and Patrick McGuire

BIS Quarterly Review   | September 2015
Oct 2014

Other authors: Lawrence L Kreicher and Robert N McCauley

BIS Working Papers   | No 466
Dec 2012

Other authors: Branimir Gruić

BIS Quarterly Review   | December 2012
Jan 2012

Other authors: Anella Munro

BIS Papers   | No 61
Jul 2010
Jul 2010

Other authors: Anella Munro

BIS Papers   | No 52
Oct 2008

Other authors: Alicia García-Herrero and Doo Yong Yang

BIS Papers   | No 42
Sep 2008

Other authors: Mico Loretan

BIS Quarterly Review   | September 2008