Bank of Israel Governor Prof. Amir Yaron participated in an online meeting with other central bank governors, during which he was the main speaker in a professional discussion on cyber issues

The Governor of the Bank of Israel participated this week in a meeting with central bank governors from around the world who are members of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).  During the meeting, the governors discussed the effects of the COVID crisis and the measures necessary to rehabilitate economies.  The meeting took place online due to the crisis.

 

As part of the discussions that took place, Governor Yaron was the main speaker in a professional discussion regarding cyber risks and the financial system in view of the COVID crisis.  Governor Yaron started the discussion by welcoming the Emirati governor to the group of governors taking part in the bi-monthly meetings of the BIS, and wished him continued fruitful cooperation in view of the advancement of relations between the two countries.​