Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2007

Date Titles
30 Mar 2007

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook

Testimony of Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Congress, Washington DC, 28 March 2007.

30 Mar 2007

Axel A Weber: Challenges posed by (financial) globalisation

Lecture by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the University of Pune, Pune, 15 March 2007.

30 Mar 2007

Mario Draghi: Reflections on monetary and financial policy ¿ Governor Baffi's monetary policy

Address by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the Centro di Economia monetaria e finanziaria "Paolo Baffi", Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan, 15 March 2007.

30 Mar 2007

David Dodge: Promoting sound economic policies globally and locally

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Americas Society and the Council of the Americas, New York, 29 March 2007.

30 Mar 2007

Torben Nielsen: Financial stability, the Danish perspective

Speech by Mr Torben Nielsen, Governor of Danmarks Nationalbank, arranged by the Bank of Finland, Ivalo, 23 March 2007.

30 Mar 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Potential role of Islamic finance in strengthening the New Silk Road

Special address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at GIFF Investors and Issuers Forum: "Islamic Finance: The New Silk Road", Kuala Lumpur, 28 March 2007.

30 Mar 2007

Ardian Fullani: Summary of the latest macroeconomic developments in Albania

Address by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, to the meeting "The banking system over 2007: the Governor communicates with the market", Tirana, 26 March 2007.

30 Mar 2007

Lucas Papademos: Financial integration in Europe ¿ March 2007

Introductory remarks by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at the ECB press conference on the occasion of the first publication of the report, Frankfurt am Main, 28 March 2007.

29 Mar 2007

Ernesto Gouveia Gove: Central Bank of Mozambique's review of 2006 and prospects for 2007

Speech by Mr Ernesto Gouveia Gove, Governor of the Bank of Mozambique, on the occasion of the 2006 Financial Year Closing Ceremony, Maputo, 20 December 2006.

29 Mar 2007

Ernesto Gouveia Gove: The challenges in extending financial services throughout Mozambique

Speech by Mr Ernesto Gouveia Gove, Governor of the Bank of Mozambique, on the occasion of the XXXI Consultative Council, Nampula, 26 January 2007.

29 Mar 2007

Victor Mbewe: Positive financial and economic developments in Malawi

Speech by Mr Victor Mbewe, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Malawi, at the Sovereign Credit Rating Dissemination Conference, Lilongwe, 16 March 2007.

29 Mar 2007

Radovan Jelasic: Achieving a stable currency for a healthy Serbian economy

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at Roundtable on 'Stable Currency for a Healthy Economy' Belgrade, 16 February 2007.

29 Mar 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Fostering linkages in Islamic finance

Opening remarks by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Global Islamic Finance Forum 2007: 'Fostering Linkages in Islamic Finance', Kuala Lumpur, 27 March 2007.

27 Mar 2007

Timothy F Geithner: Credit markets innovations and their implications

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the 2007 Credit Markets Symposium hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Charlotte, North Carolina, 23 March 2007.

27 Mar 2007

Anselmo L S Teng: Overview of recent financial and economic developments in Macao

Speech by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, at the Spring Cocktail Reception, Macao, 15 March 2007.

27 Mar 2007

John Gieve: The City's growth ¿ the crest of a wave or swimming with the stream?

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the London Society of Chartered Accountants, Bank of England, London, 26 March 2007.

27 Mar 2007

Krzysztof Rybinski: SEPA and the payment system in Poland

Speech by Mr Krzysztof Rybinski, Deputy President of the National Bank of Poland, at the 13th Bank Forum 'Regulatory changes in European banking ¿ outcomes for banks and the economy in Poland', Warsaw, 14 March 2007.

27 Mar 2007

Frederic S Mishkin: Inflation dynamics

Remarks by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Annual Macro Conference, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 23 March 2007.

23 Mar 2007

Svein Gjedrem: The economic outlook in Norway

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), to invited foreign embassy representatives, Norges Bank, Oslo, 22 March 2007.

23 Mar 2007

Durmus Yilmaz: Economic outlook for Turkey

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bursa, 11 January 2007.

23 Mar 2007

Donald L Kohn: Asset-pricing puzzles, credit risk, and credit derivatives

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Conference on Credit Risk and Credit Derivatives, Washington DC, 22 March 2007.

23 Mar 2007

David Opiokello: Business continuity and risk mananagement regional workshop in Uganda

Speech by Mr David Opiokello, Acting Deputy Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the opening of the Regional Workshop on Business Continuity and Risk Management, Entebbe, 5 February 2007.

23 Mar 2007

Randall S Kroszner: Recent innovations in credit markets

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the 2007 Credit Markets Symposium at the Charlotte Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Charlotte, North Carolina, 22 March 2007.

22 Mar 2007

Guy Quaden: CashSSP ¿ the cash single shared platform

Remarks by Mr Guy Quaden, Governor of the National Bank of Belgium, on signing the Cash Single Shared Platform contract between Bank of Finland and the central banks of Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands, Bank of Finland, Helsinki, 16 March 2007.

22 Mar 2007

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

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at a hearing before the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament, Brussels, 21 March 2007.

22 Mar 2007

T T Mboweni: The benefits of being a good host ¿ the FIFA World Cup and the South African economy

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Corporatesport Directors' Dinner, Johannesburg, 20 March 2007.

22 Mar 2007

Y V Reddy: Globalisation and monetary policy ¿ some emerging issues

Inaugural address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the conference on "Advances in Open Economy Macroeconomics", Mumbai, 19 March 2007.

22 Mar 2007

Tarisa Watanagase: The prospects of the Thai economy and monetary policy

Speech by Dr Tarisa Watanagase, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Japanese Chamber of Commerce (Bangkok) Dinner Talk, Bangkok, 16 March 2007.

19 Mar 2007

Erkki Liikanen: CashSSP ¿ the cash single shared platform

Remarks by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, on signing the Cash Single Shared Platform agreement between the Bank of Finland and the central banks of Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands, Bank of Finland, Helsinki, 16 March 2007.

19 Mar 2007

T T Mboweni: The role of the South African Reserve Bank in the protection of consumers

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the National Consumer Forum Conference to celebrate World Consumer Rights Day, Johannesburg, 15 March 2007.

19 Mar 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Migration, remittances, economic development and the role of banks

Remarks by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the 13th Meeting of the World Savings Bank Institute Asia-Pacific Regional Group, Manila, 15 March 2007.

19 Mar 2007

Shamshad Akhtar: Pakistan ¿ regulatory and supervisory framework

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Institute of International Bankers Annual Washington Conference, Washington DC, 5 March 2007.

19 Mar 2007

Xiang Junbo: Pushing forward the construction of a harmonious socialist society through developing a financial system for the disadvantaged

Speech by Mr Xiang Junbo, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the "2006 China Financial Forum", Beijing, 26 December 2006.

15 Mar 2007

Petar Goshev: Promotion of the European Fund for Southeast Europe - EFSE in the Republic of Macedonia

Welcoming speech by Mr Petar Goshev, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the first official presentation of the European Fund for Southeast Europe in the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje, 1 March 2007.

15 Mar 2007

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Business continuity and risk management in African central banks

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of Bank of the Uganda, at the closing of the Regional Workshop on Business Continuity and Risk Management, Entebbe, 9 February 2007.

15 Mar 2007

V Leeladhar: Indian financial sector reforms

Address by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Annual Washington Conference of the Institute of International Bankers, Washington, DC, 5 March 2007.

15 Mar 2007

Alan Bollard: Easy money - global liquidity and its impact on New Zealand

Speech by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Wellington Chamber of Commerce, Wellington, 15 March 2007.

14 Mar 2007

Y V Reddy: Regulators' eyes on financial institutions

Comments by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, published in January 2007 issue of The Banker, London. It can also be accessed at www.thebanker.com.

14 Mar 2007

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Overview of financial and economic developments in Sri Lanka

Keynote address by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Opening of the Financial Services Academy at the Centre for Banking Studies, Rajagiriya, 5 March 2007.

14 Mar 2007

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Importance of corporate governance for the banking and financial sector

Keynote address by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the 9th South Asia Management Forum, Dhaka, 24¿25 February 2007.