Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2008

Date Titles
31 Mar 2008

Jürgen Stark: Main challenges for monetary policy in a globalised world

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Conference 'Monetary Policy in Sub Saharan Africa: Practice and Promise', Cape Town, 28 March 2008.

31 Mar 2008

Frederic S Mishkin: Comfort zones, shmumfort zones

Speech by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Sandridge Lecture of the Virginia Ass. of Economists & the H Parker Willis Lecture of Washington and Lee University, Lexington, 27 March 2008.

31 Mar 2008

Ranee Jayamaha: SAARC Payments Initiative and policy responses

Speech by Dr Ranee Jayamaha, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the inauguration of 'SAARC Payments Initiative', Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Colombo, 28 March 2008.

31 Mar 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: RCBC - banking on emerging corporates

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at RCBC's (Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation) re-launching of its program for Small and Medium Enterprises, Makati City, 26 March 2008.

31 Mar 2008

Seong-Tae Lee: Household debt - implications for monetary policy and financial stability

Opening address by Mr Seong-Tae Lee, Governor and Chairman of the Bank of Korea, at the Bank of Korea/Bank for International Settlements Seminar, Bank of Korea, Seoul, 28 March 2008.

28 Mar 2008

Randall S Kroszner: Protecting homeowners and sustaining homeownership

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals Legislative Conference 2008, Washington DC, 27 March 2008.

28 Mar 2008

Thomas Jordan: Current challenges for the Swiss National Bank in the area of monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Money Market Event of the Swiss National Bank, Zurich, 27 March 2008.

28 Mar 2008

Rundheersing Bheenick: Local currency bond trading and risk management

Opening address by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the Workshop on Local Currency Bond Trading and Risk Management, organized by the Financial Markets Association of Mauritius, Balaclava, 24 March 2008.

28 Mar 2008

Njuguna Ndung'u: IFRS, Basel II and the challenges ahead in Kenya

Keynote address by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, during the Official Opening of Financial Reporting Workshop for the Banking Sector, Nairobi, 27 March 2008.

28 Mar 2008

Glenn Stevens: Recent financial developments

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to Smart Capital 2008: The Euromoney Australian, Financial Markets Innovation Congress, Sydney, 27 March 2008.

27 Mar 2008

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, 26 March 2008.

27 Mar 2008

Tarisa Watanagase: Japan-Thailand - partnership in prosperity

Dinner talk by Dr Tarisa Watanagase, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, to the Japanese Chamber of Commerce, Bangkok, 25 March 2008.

27 Mar 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Banking sector developments in the Philippines

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the ILF MOA Signing Ceremony, Manila, 25 March 2008.

27 Mar 2008

Shamshad Akhtar: Corporate governance for banks

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the IBP Convocation, Lahore, 13 March 2008.

27 Mar 2008

Shamshad Akhtar: Policy tradeoffs and structural issues

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Golden Jubilee of the Pakistan Institute of Development Economic, Islamabad, 11 March 2008.

27 Mar 2008

Mohamed S Fofana: Benefits of microfinance in Sierra Leone

Speech by Mr Mohamed S Fofana, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, at the Official Opening Ceremony of the ProCredit Bank (SL) Limited, Freetown, 1 February 2008.

26 Mar 2008

Christian Noyer: Is inflation set for a comeback?

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at Deutsche Bank, Paris, 19 March 2008.

26 Mar 2008

Ardian Fullani: Electronic data transmission enhancements in Albania

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the launch of the electronic data transmission project which relates to the execution of primary market auctions of the Government securities, Tirana, 13 March 2008.

26 Mar 2008

Durmuş Yılmaz:: Turkey beyond 2008

Speech by Mr Durmuş Yılmaz:, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the Annual Investment Conference "Turkey beyond 2008", New York, 17 March 2008.

26 Mar 2008

Shamshad Akhtar: Pakistan - economic sustainability

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the JP Morgan - Pakistan Corporate Access Forum, Dubai, 5 March 2008.

26 Mar 2008

Lucas Papademos: Eurosystem and Bank of Russia cooperation programme

Introductory statement by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of launching the Eurosystem and Bank of Russia cooperation programme on banking supervision and internal audit, Moscow, 20 March 2008.

26 Mar 2008

Mohamed S Fofana: Bank of Sierra Leone Charity Trust Fund

Keynote address by Mr Mohamed S Fofana, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, at the Scholarship Award Ceremony of the Bank of Sierra Leone Charity Trust Fund, Freetown, 25 January 2008.

19 Mar 2008

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: The international role of the euro and its potential in Latin America

Keynote speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference 'The Euro: Global Implications and Relevance for Latin America', Sao Paulo, 17-18 March 2008.

19 Mar 2008

Jürgen Stark: Structural reforms in Europe

Bullet points by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, for a speech delivered at the OECD-IMF Conference on Structural Reforms in Europe, Paris, 17 March 2008.

19 Mar 2008

John Gieve: Sovereign wealth funds and global imbalances

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the Sovereign Wealth Management Conference, London, 14 March 2008.

19 Mar 2008

Rundheersing Bheenick: How does a small open economy faced with unprecedented capital flows conduct monetary policy?

Talk delivered by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, 14 March 2008.

19 Mar 2008

Ben S Bernanke: Fostering sustainable homeownership

Speech of Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the National Community Reinvestment Coalition Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 14 March 2008.

19 Mar 2008

Jean-Pierre Roth: Swiss outlook and global developments

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Icon Roadshow Euro 2008, Frankfurt am Main, 17 March 2008.

14 Mar 2008

Stefan Ingves: Can the authorities manage crises in the financial system?

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Swedish Economics Association, Stockholm, 13 March 2008.

14 Mar 2008

Mark Carney: Addressing financial market turbulence

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Toronto Board of Trade, Toronto, 13 March 2008.

14 Mar 2008

Philipp Hildebrand: Globalisation and current developments in the financial markets

Summary of a speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss Institute of International Studies, Zurich, 13 March 2008.

14 Mar 2008

Irma Rosenberg: Current monetary policy - a difficult balancing act

Speech by Ms Irma Rosenberg, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Nordea, Stockholm, 11 March 2008.

14 Mar 2008

Paul Jenkins: How trade and impediments to internal trade affect the Canadian economy

Opening statement by Mr Paul Jenkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce, Ottawa, 12 March 2008.

14 Mar 2008

Glenn Stevens: Monetary policy and inflation - how does it work?

Remarks by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Australian Treasury Seminar Series, Canberra, 11 March 2008.

12 Mar 2008

Anselmo L S Teng: Macao s financial sector - exhibiting steady development

Speech by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, at the 2008 AMCM Spring Cocktail Reception, Macao, 11 March 2008.

12 Mar 2008

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Harnessing sustainable growth in emerging markets

Keynote address by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the 2nd World Management Summit 2008, Karachi, Pakistan, 11 March 2008.

12 Mar 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: Financing for gender equality

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official launch of the Financial Institutions exhibition in commemoration of International Women's Day, Lusaka, 5 March 2008.

12 Mar 2008

Bandid Nijathaworn: Economic volatility in the Year of the Rat

Speech by Dr Bandid Nijathaworn, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at a seminar on "Economic Volatility in the Year of the Rat, Fight or Flight", organised by the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand, Bangkok, 6 March 2008.

12 Mar 2008

Randall S Kroszner: The importance of fundamentals in risk management

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the American Bankers Association Spring Summit Meeting, Washington DC, 11 March 2008.

11 Mar 2008

Jürgen Stark: Contribution to the session on "Implications for the conduct of monetary policy"

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.