Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2005

Date Titles
23 Mar 2005

Marion Williams: What is in store for the Barbadian economy as we enter the CSME

Address by Dr Marion Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, to the Barbados Employers Confederation, St Michael, 16 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Alan Bollard: Bank regulation and supervision in New Zealand - recent and ongoing developments

Address by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance, Sydney, 23 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Zdenik Tùma: The interrelationship between monetary policy, price stability and financial stability

Speech by Mr Zdenìk Tùma, Governor of the Czech National Bank, at the European banking and financial forum 2005, Prague, 22 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

I J Macfarlane: Greshams Law of Payments

Talk by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the AIBF Industry Forum 2005, Sydney, 23 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with Il Sole 24 Ore

English translation of an interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt, 16 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: The success of the euro and its impact on European companies

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Congress on Small-sized Enterprises, organised by Confindustria, Bari, 18 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

David Dodge: Inflation targeting - a Canadian perspective

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the National Association for Business Economics, Washington DC, 21 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Radovan Jelasic: 121-year anniversary of the National Bank of Serbia

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, on the occasion of the 121-year anniversary of the National Bank of Serbia, Belgrade, 16 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Sir K Dwight Venner: Issues of concern to the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank and the Caribbean region as a whole

Feature address by Sir K Dwight Venner, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, at the opening of the new building of ABI Bank Ltd, Antigua, 5 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Sir K Dwight Venner: Evolution of global governance and its critical offshoot corporate governance

Opening remarks by Sir K Dwight Venner, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, at the 2nd Meeting of the Caribbean Corporate Governance Forum, St Kitts, 8 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Sir K Dwight Venner: Is the OECS economic union a viable option for St Kitts and Nevis in the context of globalisation and the advent of the CSME?

Text of the 3rd lecture in the Public Education Programme by Sir K Dwight Venner, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, at the University of the West Indies, St Kitts, 10 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Meir Sokoler: The time has come for a new Bank of Israel law

Lecture by Dr Meir Sokoler, Acting Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the scholarships award ceremony at the Technion, Haifa, 17 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Joseph Yam: Can the euro be a benchmark for Asian monetary co-operation?

Remarks by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the keynote discussion: ¿The euro: a stabilising factor of the international monetary system. Can the euro be a benchmark for Asian monetary co-operation?¿ before the Paris Europlace Financial Forum: the euro markets in a global investment strategy, Hong Kong, 21 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 14 March 2005.

23 Mar 2005

Jean-Pierre Roth: Are we still on the growth track?

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the General Meeting of the Schaffhausen Regional Association of Industry and Commerce, Stein am Rhein, 18 March 2005.

22 Mar 2005

V Leeladhar: Managing talent in banks - a few thoughts

Speech by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, on the occasion of the centenary celebrations of the Corporation Bank, Bangalore, 12 March 2005.

22 Mar 2005

Tom K Alweendo: Crime and money laundering - the challenges

Address by Mr Tom K Alweendo, Governor of the Bank of Namibia, at the African Banking Congress, Johannesburg, 8-10 March 2005.

22 Mar 2005

Svein Gjedrem: The economic outlook and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at SR-banken, Stavanger, 18 March 2005.

22 Mar 2005

Lars Heikensten: Introduction on monetary policy

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 15 March 2005.

22 Mar 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: European financial integration - the view of the ECB

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Eurofi conference entitled ¿Europe¿s single capital market: time to tackle the toughest challenges¿, Luxembourg, 10 March 2005.

22 Mar 2005

Alan Greenspan: Empowering communities, attracting development capital and creating opportunities

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 2005 National Community Reinvestment Coalition Conference, Washington DC, 18 March 2005.

21 Mar 2005

Susan Schmidt Bies: Bank Secrecy Act and capital compliance issues

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Institute of International Bankers Annual Washington Conference, Washington, DC, 14 March 2005.

21 Mar 2005

V Leeladhar: Contemporary and future issues in Indian banking

Speech by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, to Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mangalore, 11 March 2005.

21 Mar 2005

V Leeladhar: Basel II Accord and its implications

Speech by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Bankers¿ Club, Mangalore, 11 March 2005.

21 Mar 2005

Rachel Lomax: Inflation targeting in practice - models, forecasts and hunches

Speech by Ms Rachel Lomax, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the 59th International Atlantic Economic Conference, London, 12 March 2005.

21 Mar 2005

Süreyya Serdengeçti: Derivatives markets - Turkish Derivatives Exchange

Speech by Mr, Süreyya Serdengeçti, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, on the occasion of the opening of the Turkish Derivatives Exchange, Yzmir, 3 February 2005.

21 Mar 2005

Y V Reddy: The roadmap for fixed income and derivatives markets

Inaugural address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Fixed Income and Money Market & Derivatives Association of Indian and Primary Dealers Association of India, Mumbai, 11 March 2005.

21 Mar 2005

Jaime Caruana: Basel II - a review of ongoing work

Keynote address by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the 20th Annual General Meeting of the ISDA (International Swaps and Derivatives Association), Barcelona, 16 March 2005.

21 Mar 2005

Alan Greenspan: Future of the social security programme and economics of retirement

Testimony of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Special Committee on Aging, US Senate, Washington DC, 15 March 2005.

18 Mar 2005

Paul M W Tucker: Monetary policy, stability and structural change

Speech by Mr Paul M W Tucker, Executive Director and Member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England, at the Confederation of British Industry, Guildford, 1 March 2005.

18 Mar 2005

Ben S Bernanke: The global saving glut and the US current account deficit

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Sandridge Lecture, Virginia Association of Economics, Richmond, Virginia, 10 March 2005. The references for the speech can be found on the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System¿s website.

18 Mar 2005

Jean-Pierre Roth: Prospects for the Swiss franc in the heart of the euro area

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Associazione Carlo Cattaneo, Lugano, 9 March 2005.

18 Mar 2005

Alan Greenspan: Globalization

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Council on Foreign Relations, New York, New York, 10 March 2005.

18 Mar 2005

Alan Greenspan: Bank regulation

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Independent Community Bankers of America National Convention, San Antonio, Texas (via videoconference), 11 March 2005.

14 Mar 2005

Ben S Bernanke: The US economic outlook

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at a Finance Committee luncheon of the Executives¿ Club of Chicago, Chicago, 8 March 2005.

14 Mar 2005

Polibio Cordoba: Overview of activities undertaken by the Central Bank of Ecuador

Speech by Mr Polibio Cordoba, President of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank of Ecuador, held on 17 February at the inauguration of the 2005 BIS Central Bank Legal Experts¿ Meeting, Quito, 17-18 February 2005.

14 Mar 2005

Ardian Fullani: Modernisation of the payment system in Albania

Address by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, in the meeting with businesses and companies of utility services, Tirana, 25 February 2005.

14 Mar 2005

M R Pridiyathorn Devakula: The strengths and weaknesses of the Thai financial system

Address by Mr M R Pridiyathorn Devakula, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Annual Dinner organised by the Thai Bankers Association, Bangkok, 18 February 2005.

14 Mar 2005

Goh Chok Tong: MAS's working relationship with the finance industry in Singapore

Welcome remarks Mr Goh Chok Tong, Senior Minister and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the MAS Evening 2005, Singapore, 8 March 2005.

14 Mar 2005

Svein Gjedrem: Dialogue with boundaries

Introduction by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the conference ¿Dialogue without boundaries¿, Karlstad, Sweden, 9 March 2005.