Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2007

Date Titles
27 Feb 2007

Zdenek Tuma: The exchange rate forecast

Speech by Mr Zdenek Tuma, Governor of the Czech National Bank, at the Forecasting Dinner 2007, Czech National Bank, Prague, 22 February 2007.

27 Feb 2007

Caleb M Fundanga: Winning with leasing

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the "Winning with Leasing" seminar, Lusaka, 21-23 February 2007.

27 Feb 2007

Lucas Papademos: Interview with Il Sole 24 Ore

Interview with Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, conducted on 19 February 2007 by Mr Beda Romano, Il Sole 24 Ore.

27 Feb 2007

Sheryl Kennedy: Adjusting to economic change

Remarks by Ms Sheryl Kennedy, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Greater Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 22 February 2007.

23 Feb 2007

Glenn Stevens: Recent economic and financial developments in Australia

Opening statement by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Finance and Public Administration, Perth, 21 February 2007.

23 Feb 2007

Ingimundur Friðriksson: Monetary policy and its implementation

Speech by Mr Ingimundur Friðriksson, a Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, at a Roundtable meeting held at the Central Bank of Iceland, Reykjavik, 20 February 2007.

23 Feb 2007

Martìn Redrado: Financial stability and the importance of AML/CFT supervision and regulation

Speech by Mr Martìn Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, at the FIBA Annual AML Compliance Conference, Miami, 13 February 2007.

23 Feb 2007

Donald L Kohn: Financial stability ¿ preventing and managing crises

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Exchequer Club Luncheon, Washington DC, 21 February 2007.

23 Feb 2007

Paul Jenkins: Bank of Canada ¿ openness and accountability

Remarks by Mr Paul Jenkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Standing Senate Committee on National Finance, Ottawa, 20 February 2007.

16 Feb 2007

Ben S Bernanke: Federal Reserve Board's semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington, 14 February 2007.

16 Feb 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: How can the European economy succeed in an increasingly globalised world?

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at a VIP lunch on "Restructuring EU business in an increasingly globalized economy" organised by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Amsterdam, 15 February 2007.

16 Feb 2007

Svein Gjedrem: Economic perspectives

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the meeting of the Supervisory Council of Norges Bank, Oslo, 15 February 2007.

16 Feb 2007

Lim Hng Kiang: Brief review of recent financial and economic developments in Singapore

Congratulatory remarks by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Minister for Trade and Industry, at Deutsche Bank's 35th Anniversary, Singapore, 13 Feb 2007.

14 Feb 2007

John Hurley: The ¿15 silver Mestrovic coin

Speech by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland, at the Launch of the ¿15 silver Mestrovic coin, Dublin, 12 February 2007.

14 Feb 2007

Hamad Al-Sayari: Housing finance in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Speech by His Excellency Hamad Al-Sayari, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, to the "Conference on Housing Finance in the Kingdom", Riyadh, 17 January 2007.

14 Feb 2007

Hamad Al-Sayari: Financial planning and wealth management in Saudi Arabia

Speech by His Excellency Hamad Al-Sayari, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, at the graduation of the 7th and 8th Batches of the Financial Planning Program and the 2nd and 3rd Batches of the Wealth Management Program, Riyadh, 17 January 2007.

14 Feb 2007

Hamad Al-Sayari: Islamic banking prudential standards

Speech by His Excellency Hamad Al-Sayari, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, to the "Symposium on Islamic Banking Prudential Standards", Institute of Banking, Riyadh, 15 January 2007.

14 Feb 2007

Su Ning: Spreading financial knowledge to the Chinese people

Speech by Mr Su Ning, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the Financial Knowledge Booklet Release and Donation Ceremony, Beijing, 18 January 2007.

14 Feb 2007

Rakesh Mohan: Current challenges to monetary policy making in India

Special lecture by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 9th Global Conference of Actuaries, Mumbai, 13 February 2007.

9 Feb 2007

Guy Quaden: Regional economic integration and monetary cooperation (in Europe and Africa)

Exposé by Mr Guy Quaden, Governor of the National Bank of Belgium, at the Eurosystem seminar with the central banks of West and Central Africa, jointly organised by the Bank of France and the European Central Bank, Paris, 1 February 2007.

9 Feb 2007

European Central Bank: Press conference ¿ introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 8 February 2007.

9 Feb 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Strengthening the financial infrastructure for SMEs in Malaysia

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Launch of Strategic Partnership between Credit Guarantee Corporation Berhad and the Islamic Financial Institutions, Kuala Lumpur, 6 February 2007.

9 Feb 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: BSP & BMAP ¿ continuing partnership for a stronger banking system

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines, at the Induction of the Board of Directors & Gen. Membership Meeting of the Bank Marketing Assoc. of the Philippines (BMAP), Manila, 6 February 2007.

9 Feb 2007

Niklaus Blattner: The demographic challenge ¿ macroeconomic perspectives

Summary of a speech by Mr Niklaus Blattner, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Conference "The aging society: a socio-economic challenge", University of Basel, Basel, 9 February 2007.

9 Feb 2007

Panayotis Thomopoulos: Recent developments in housing finance

Speech by Mr Panayotis Thomopoulos, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the European Finance Convention, Athens, 31 January 2007.

7 Feb 2007

Ben S Bernanke: The level and distribution of economic well-being

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce, Omaha, Nebraska, 6 February 2007.

7 Feb 2007

Mario Draghi: Growth and stability of the economy and financial markets

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the Annual Congress organised by AIAF ¿ ASSIOM ¿ ATIC FOREX, Turin, 3 February 2007.

7 Feb 2007

Ewart S Williams: National Financial Literacy Programme in Trinidad and Tobago

Address by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Launch of the National Financial Literacy Programme, Port-of-Spain, 31 January 2007.

7 Feb 2007

David Longworth: Promoting stability, confidence and well-being

Remarks by Mr David Longworth, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce, Waterloo, Ontario, 6 February 2007.

7 Feb 2007

Loi M Bakani: Recent financial sector and economic developments in Papua New Guinea

Address by Mr Loi M Bakani, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, at the opening of the Kimbe Branch of ANZ Bank (PNG) Limited, Kimbe, New West Britain Province, 23 November 2006.

2 Feb 2007

Jean-Pierre Roth: Central bank policy and developments on the real estate market

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Gov. Board of the Swiss National Bank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for Intern. Settlements, at the 8th Intern. Symposium of the Group of Fifteen, Zurich, 1 February 2007.

2 Feb 2007

David Dodge: Income trusts

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance, Ottawa, 1 February 2007.

2 Feb 2007

Alan Bollard: Delivering sound and innovative financial services for New Zealand

Background paper for an address by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Canterbury Employers¿ Chamber of Commerce1, Christchurch, 26 January 2007.

2 Feb 2007

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Macroeconomic background and outlook for 2007

Presentation by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Sri Lanka Development Forum ¿ 2007, Colombo, 29¿30 January 2007.

2 Feb 2007

Mohd Razif bin Abd Kadir: Malaysia's life insurance industry

Speech by Mr Mohd Razif bin Abd Kadir, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the official launch of Axa Affin Life Insurance Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, 30 January 2007.

2 Feb 2007

Bandid Nijathaworn: Global markets outlook

Opening speech by Mr Bandid Nijathaworn, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Global Markets Outlook Conference Series 2007, organised by Deutsche Bank, Bangkok, 8 January 2007.

29 Jan 2007

Monetary policy and developments in the global and Canadian economies

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Canadian Netherlands Business and Professional Association, and the European Union Chamber of Commerce in Toronto, Toronto, 25 January 2007.

29 Jan 2007

Stanley Fischer: Overview and challenges facing the Israeli economy

Speech by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the Seventh Annual Herzliya Conference, Herzliya, 23 January 2007.

29 Jan 2007

Caleb M Fundanga: Recent significant developments in the Zambian economy

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the 2006 Business and Financial Writers, Media Awards, Lusaka, 24 January 2007.

29 Jan 2007

Jarle Bergo: Interest rate projections in theory and practice

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Foreign Exchange Seminar of the Association of Norwegian Economists, Sanderstolen, 26 January 2007.