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Speech at the Fourth Annual Morningstar Investment Conference

Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to Amsterdam. I am delighted to join you in what is an auspicious place for those involved in international finance. As you may know, Amsterdam is… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/speech-fourth-annual-morningstar-investment-conference/

Acceptance Speech at the German Media Award

So financial inclusion creates jobs, speeds up economic growth and empowers people, especially women, to improve their quality of life. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA Mrs Schadt, Mr Kögel,… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/acceptance-speech-german-media-award/

Accelerating Development through Inclusive and Responsible Financial Systems

Conference Empower Consumers of Financial Products and Services through Improved Financial Literacy/Capability and Effective Consumer Protection Systems hosted by Russian G20 Pres… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/accelerating-development-through-inclusive-and-responsible-f/

Transforming Excess Liquidity into Finance for SMEs in Emerging Markets

Good morning, Excellency, Ladies and Gentlemen. I am pleased to be opening this symposium. A few years ago, with the founders of TCX we talked about the big risk that banks and MF… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/transforming-excess-liquidity-finance-smes-emerging-markets/

The UNSGSA welcomes PIIF report on responsible investment practices

The UNSGSA welcomes PIIF report on responsible investment practices Related content The UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) The PRI's Principles for Investors in Inc… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/news/queen-maxima-welcomes-piif-report-responsible-investment/

4th International Insurance Conference

Also speaking in her capacity as Honorary Chair of ‘Wiser in Money Matters’ The more a person understands the insurance, the more his expectations will match the actual experience… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/4th-international-insurance-conference/

The Importance of Access to Financial Services

Photos Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen.  It is wonderful to be back in beautiful Rio.  I think it is my sixth time here.  I always cherish to come here. I would like to congr… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/importance-access-financial-services/

Taking stock, Setting goals, Moving forward

Photos In financial regulation there is no one size fits all solution. The most successful approaches are those that are tailored to local contexts and needs. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/taking-stock-setting-goals-moving-forward/

Advancing Principles for Investors in Inclusive Finance

Providing financial products that add real value to customers in a transparent way and at reasonable cost is at the core of Responsible Finance. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA Principles fo… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/advancing-principles-investors-inclusive-finance/

The Role of Investors in Building Vibrant and Responsible Financial Systems

Only with strong, sustainable institutions and good products will we grow a strong financial sector – and vibrant markets. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA Mr. Fink, Ladies and gentlemen, I a… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/role-investors-building-vibrant-and-responsible-financial-sy/

Social Capital Markets (SOCAP) Europe Congress

We also need to make sure that the financial products are tailored to the cycles, investment needs and nature of each industry and value chain. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA Ladies and Ge… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/social-capital-markets-socap-europe-congress/

Responsible Finance and Consumer Protection Seminar

At its heart, responsible finance is about finance that puts clients and their needs at the center of service delivery and regulation. It is about delivering the right product, at … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/responsible-finance-and-consumer-protection-seminar/

Consumer Protection and Responsible Finance

Only by hearing directly from low-income and the most vulnerable consumers, will we identify the kinds of solutions that protect the clients who need it most. Queen Máxima, UNSGSA … https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/consumer-protection-and-responsible-finance/

Investor Principles for Inclusive Finance: How Investors Can Contribute to Building Vibrant and Responsible Financial Systems

Second Responsible Finance Forum and Launch of the Principles for Investors in Inclusive Finance (PIIF) I believe these Principles provide practical guidance to help investors lev… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/investor-principles-inclusive-finance-how-investors-can-cont/

International ChildFinance Expert’s Meeting

This is how I define financial literacy: financial knowledge and skills combined with sound habits. It equips young people with the essential tools to develop themselves, to make t… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/international-childfinance-experts-meeting/

Annual Conference of the Russian Microfinance Center

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a great pleasure for me to be back in Russia and to once again take part in this important Conference. In the two years since my last vi… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/annual-conference-russian-microfinance-center/

Microfinance India Summit

Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, I cannot tell you how honoured I am to be speaking to this very special group of people here today. The entire world is fascinated by India's dy… https://www.unsgsa.org/resources/speeches/microfinance-india-summit/