ABE Briefing - Developments in housing markets
From: Wednesday July 11, 2018, 12:30 pm
To: Wednesday July 11, 2018, 2:00 pm
Australian Business Economists (ABE) are pleased to present a lunchtime briefing and discussion with Wayne Byres, Chairman, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA). Mr Byres will canvass APRA’s current views of the mortgage lending market, its regulatory and supervisory strategy, and the health of bank balance sheets. Mr Byres will take questions from the floor.
- Time: 12:30 pm - 2:00
- Venue: Ivy Ballroom, 320 George Street, Sydney
- Cost: $175 members, $205 non-members, $1950 tables of ten guests
- Lunch included two course and beverages
Mr Wayne Byres - BEc (Hons), MAppFin, SF Fin
Chairman of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA)
Mr Byres was appointed as a Member and Chairman of APRA from 1 July 2014 for a five-year term. Mr Byres' early career was in the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), which he joined in 1984. He transferred to APRA on its establishment in 1998 and held a number of senior executive positions in APRA's policy divisions and supervisory divisions. In 2011, he was appointed to the role of Secretary General of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS), based at the Bank for International Settlements in Basel, Switzerland. Mr Byres is APRA's representative on the Payments System Board, the Council of Financial Regulators, the Trans-Tasman Council on Banking Supervision, the Basel Committee and its oversight body, the Governors and Heads of Supervision.
320 George Street, SYDNEY NSW 2000