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G-20

G-20, the Group of Twenty, was established in 1999 in the wake of the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis to bring together major advanced and emerging economies with the goal of stabilizing the global financial market. The G-20 is made up of the finance ministers and central bank governors of 19 countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Republic of Korea, Turkey, United Kingdom, and United States of America. The European Union, who is represented by the rotating Council presidency and the European Central Bank, is the 20th member of the G-20.

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