Congress Centre, Conference Hall D3

Representatives of business and government from the G20 members as well as heads of relevant international institutions will discuss the B20 Taskforces agenda and recommendations for G20 leaders on the issues of financing growth, trade, and investment - key priorities for both G20 and B20. What needs to be done to ensure the effective regulation and internationalization of financial markets, as well as an increase in global investment? How can a modernized, effective international trade system be secured, the Trade Facilitation Agreement be implemented, and finance be rationally deployed to boost the sluggish global recovery and further stimulate economic growth in the post-crisis period?

Alexander Shokhin , President, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP)

Jack Wu , Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Leze Captial Partners; Founder and Managing Partner, China Consumer Capital Partners
Andrey Kostin , President, Chairman of the Management Board, Member of the Supervisory Council, Member of the Strategy and Corporate Governance Committee, VTB Bank
Jianmin Miao , Vice-Chairman, President, China Life Insurance (Group) Company; Chair, B20 Financing Growth Taskforce
Victor Xu , President, LeEco Russia and Eastern Europe
Alexey Uljukaev , Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Yuan Chen , Vice Chairman of the National Committee, Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference
Ping Yu , Vice-Chair, Sherpa, B20 China

Key moments

The diversification of international payment currencies remains a relevant issue. The first currency to claim this role is certainly the Chinese yuan. Many parties around the world want the Chinese yuan to become a strong payment currency, along with the dollar and the euro.
Andrey Kostin
Further steps are needed to enhance the regulation of the banking sector, to find the optimal balance between improving the stability of the banking sector and the possibility for the banking sector to finance economic growth.
Andrey Kostin