Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2000

Date Titles
23 Mar 2000

Mr Remsperger: Is there a New Economy in Germany? (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Mar 2000)

Lecture held by Prof Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Directorate of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, in New York, on 20 March 2000.

23 Mar 2000

Mr Brash: Will the Reserve Bank choke the recovery? (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Mar 2000)

Address by Dr Donald T Brash, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Auckland Regional Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Auckland, on 21 March 2000.

1 Mar 2000

Mr Latter looks at the implications of e-commerce for the banking and monetary system in Hong Kong (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Tony Latter, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at a conference on China and the New Millennium: WTO, Entrepreneurs and New Technology for Global Trade, held in Nansha, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China on 24 March 2000.

1 Mar 2000

Mr Noyer: Monetary policymaking in the euro area (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Mar 2000)

Speech delivered by Mr Christian Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at Pareto Fonds' 2000 Economic Forum, Oslo, on 23 March 2000.

1 Mar 2000

Mr Bäckström: The current situation for monetary policy in Sweden (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Urban Bäckström, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors and President of the Bank for International Settlements, before the Standing Committee on Finance, Stockholm, on 23 March 2000.

28 Feb 2000

Mr O'Connell gives a review on the euro and the European Central Bank and makes a few brief remarks on the world economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Feb 2000)

Statement by Mr Maurice O'Connell, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the Irish Parliament's Joint Committee on European Affairs, Dublin, on 23 February 2000.

28 Feb 2000

Mr McDonough discusses sound banking systems: a new growth imperative (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr William J McDonough, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, before The Monetary Authority of Singapore, Singapore, on 24 March 2000.

28 Feb 2000

Mr Meyer looks at the prospects for strengthening risk management for derivatives (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 25 Feb 2000)

Speech by Mr Laurence H Meyer, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Derivatives Risk Management Symposium, Institute on Law and Financial Services, Fordham University School of Law, New York, on 25 February 2000.

28 Feb 2000

Mr Roth remarks on the euro and Swiss franc: two sister currencies? (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Feb 2000)

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss Business Association Annual General Meeting, Singapore, 24 February 2000.

28 Feb 2000

Mr Noyer gives an address on the outlook for the euro area economy and its financial markets (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Feb 2000)

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the "Cérémonie de remise des Victoires des SICAV", Paris, on 24 February 2000.

25 Feb 2000

Mr Meyer answers the question "How does a surplus affect the formulation and conduct of monetary policy?" (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Feb 2000)

Speech by Mr Laurence H Meyer, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the 16th Annual Policy Conference, National Association for Business Economics, Washington, D.C. on 23 February 2000.

25 Feb 2000

Mr Noyer summarises the main features of the Eurosystem's monetary policy strategy and discusses the short past and the long future of the euro (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Feb 2000)

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of a conference organised by "le Club des Affaires de Berlin e.V.", Berlin, on 23 February 2000.

24 Feb 2000

Mr Hayami: Price stability and monetary policy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 21 Mar 2000)

Speech given by Mr Masaru Hayami, Governor of the Bank of Japan, to the Research Institute of Japan, in Tokyo, on 21 March 2000.

24 Feb 2000

Mr Hayami: Globalization and regional cooperation in Asia (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Mar 2000)

Speech given by Mr Masaru Hayami, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Asian Pacific Bankers Club, in Tokyo, on 17 March 2000.

24 Feb 2000

Mr Greenspan remarks on some of the economic challenges facing the United States in the new century (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 22 Mar 2000)

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Annual Conference of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition, held in Washington, DC, on 22 March 2000.

23 Feb 2000

Mr Duisenberg discusses the ongoing dialogue on monetary policy, the overall economic situation and other activities of the Eurosystem (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Mar 2000)

Introductory statement by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the Hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, on 20 March 2000.

23 Feb 2000

Mr Latter takes a central banker's look at new challenges in a rapidly changing environment

Speech given by Mr Tony Latter, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at The Asian Treasury Forum 2000, held in Hong Kong on 22-23 February 2000.

23 Feb 2000

Mr Ferguson reviews last year's economic performance in the United States and raises some topics related to the underpinnings of macroeconomics and monetary policy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Feb 2000)

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Downtown Economists Club, New York, on 17 February 2000.

23 Feb 2000

Mr George paints a broadbrush picture of challenges and change for the markets as the year unfolds (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 16 Feb 2000)

Speech by the Rt Hon Eddie George, Governor of the Bank of England, to the Euromoney International Bond Congress at the QEII Conference Centre in London on 16 February 2000.

21 Feb 2000

Mr Carse: The importance of corporate governance in banks (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr David Carse, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at The Year 2000 Millennium Dinner of The Association of International Accountants - Hong Kong Branch, Hong Kong Bankers Club, Hong Kong, on 17 March 2000.

21 Feb 2000

Mr Yam: Risks and challenges in coping with international capital flows

Opening address by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Sixth Manila Framework Group Meeting, held in Hong Kong on 20-21 March 2000.

21 Feb 2000

Mr Mboweni: The role of the South African Reserve Bank in the economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Mar 2000)

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Pretoria Council for Businesswomen, Pretoria, held on 14 March 2000.

21 Feb 2000

Mr Gjedrem discusses various aspects of monetary policy, financial markets and the welfare state in Norway (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Feb 2000)

Annual address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank, the Norwegian central bank, at the meeting of the Supervisory Council of Norges Bank, held in Oslo on 17 February 2000.

18 Feb 2000

Mr Greenspan presents the Federal Reserve's semi-annual report on the economy and monetary policy to the US House of Representatives (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Feb 2000)

Testimony of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking and Financial Services, US House of Representatives on 17 February 2000.

18 Feb 2000

Mr Bäckström reports on the Swedish economy and monetary policy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 16 Feb 2000)

Speech given by Mr Urban Bäckström, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors and President of the Bank for International Settlements, to the FöreningsSparbanken, in Malmö on 16 February 2000.

18 Feb 2000

Mr George takes a look at the potential volatility of private credit and investment flows (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Feb 2000)

Speech given by The Rt Hon Eddie George, Governor of the Bank of England, to the Bankers Club Annual Banquet at the Guildhall, London on 14 February 2000.

16 Feb 2000

Mr Macfarlane: Opening address to the Euromoney Australasian Capital Markets Forum (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Mar 2000)

Opening address by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Euromoney Australasian Capital Markets Forum, held in Sydney on 14 March 2000.

16 Feb 2000

Mr Welteke's following address on Europe and the euro: the view from Asia (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Mar 2000)

Co-speaker's address by Mr Ernst Welteke, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, following the lecture held by Joseph C K Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the XII International Frankfurt Banking Evening, held on 14 March 2000.

16 Feb 2000

Mr Yam on Europe and the euro: the view from Asia (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Joseph C K Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the XII International Frankfurt Banking Evening, on 14 March 2000.

16 Feb 2000

Bank of Japan's February report of recent economic and financial developments (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 15 Feb 2000)

Bank of Japan, Communication, 15 February 2000.

16 Feb 2000

Mr Macfarlane takes the opportunity to expand on the role of monetary policy in managing an economic expansion (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 11 Feb 2000)

Talk by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Economic Society of Australia, Victorian Branch, Melbourne on 11 February 2000.

16 Feb 2000

Mr Greenspan gives a testimony on over-the-counter derivatives (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 10 Feb 2000)

Testimony of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, United States Senate, on 10 February 2000.

13 Feb 2000

Bank of Japan's March report of recent economic and financial developments (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 10 Mar 2000)

Bank of Japan, Communication, 10 March 2000.

13 Feb 2000

Mr Noyer gives a review of the economic situation in the euro area (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 8 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the conference of the International Finance Futures snc (IFF), Paris, on 8 March 2000.

13 Feb 2000

Mr Yam looks at the benefits a US dollar clearing system will bring to Hong Kong (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 9 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Signing Ceremony for the US Dollar Clearing System, Hong Kong, on 9 March 2000.

13 Feb 2000

Mr Thiessen converses on the conduct of monetary policy in Canada under a floating exchange rate system (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 9 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Gordon Thiessen, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Canadian Society of New York, New York, on 9 March 2000.

10 Feb 2000

Mr Meyer remarks on structural change and monetary policy in the United States (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 3 Mar 2000)

Remarks by Mr Laurence H Meyer, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Conference of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, San Francisco, on 3 March 2000.

10 Feb 2000

Mr Ferguson comments on a number of aspects regarding the convergence of regulatory standards: a work in process (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 6 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Institute of International Bankers, Washington, D.C. on 6 March 2000.

10 Feb 2000

Mr Greenspan focuses on the revolution in information technology and its implications for key government policies (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 6 Mar 2000)

Speech by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Boston College Conference on the New Economy, Boston, on 6 March 2000.

8 Feb 2000

Mr Garganas looks at the challenges for Greek monetary policy on the eve of euro-zone entry (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 15 Feb 2000)

Address by Mr Nicholas C Garganas, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Euromoney International Bond Congress, held in London on 15 February 2000.