Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2008

Date Titles
11 Mar 2008

Donald L Kohn: Implications of globalization for the conduct of monetary policy

Speech by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.

11 Mar 2008

Guillermo Ortiz: Opening remarks for the session on "Implications of globalisation for the conduct of monetary policy"

Speech by Mr Guillermo Ortiz, Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.

11 Mar 2008

Y V Reddy: Financial globalisation, growth and stability: an Indian perspective

Remarks by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.

11 Mar 2008

Nout Wellink: Financial globalisation, growth and asset prices

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank & Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.

11 Mar 2008

Martìn Redrado: Globalization and the determinants of domestic inflation

Remarks by Mr Martín Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.

11 Mar 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: Introduction and chair of the panel on "Stylised facts of globalisation and world inflation"

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President 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.

11 Mar 2008

Christian Noyer: Opening address, "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy" Symposium

Opening address by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.

11 Mar 2008

Alan Bollard: Financial stability challenges for small open economies

Remarks by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, at the International Symposium on "Globalisation, Inflation and Monetary Policy", organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 7 March 2008.

10 Mar 2008

Frederic S Mishkin: Exchange rate pass-through and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway) Conference on Monetary Policy "Jarle Bergo Colloquium: Globalisation and Monetary Policy", Oslo, 7 March 2008.

10 Mar 2008

Axel A Weber: Globalisation, monetary policy and the euro

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway) Conference on Monetary Policy "Jarle Bergo Colloquium: Globalisation and Monetary Policy", Oslo, 7 March 2008.

10 Mar 2008

Svein Gjedrem: Globalisation and monetary policy

Welcome address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Norges Bank Conference on Monetary Policy "Jarle Bergo Colloquium: Globalisation and Monetary Policy", Oslo, 7 March 2008.

10 Mar 2008

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank and Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 6 March 2008.

10 Mar 2008

Timothy F Geithner: The current financial challenges - policy and regulatory implications

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Council on Foreign Relations Corporate Conference 2008, New York, 6 March 2008.

7 Mar 2008

Frederic S Mishkin: Outlook and risks for the US economy

Speech by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the National Association for Business Economics Washington Policy Conference, Washington DC, 4 March 2008.

7 Mar 2008

Randall S Kroszner: Liquidity-risk management in the business of banking

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Institute of International Bankers Annual Washington Conference, Washington DC, 3 March 2008.

7 Mar 2008

Donald L Kohn: Condition of the US banking system

Testimony of Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 4 March 2008.

7 Mar 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: Trends in central bank governance

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official opening of the seminar on "Trends in Central Bank Governance", Livingstone, 28-29 February 2008.

7 Mar 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: Develpments between the Bank of Zambia and the Lusaka Stock Exchange

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the LUSE/BESA/BOZ workshop for secondary trading of government bonds, Lusaka, 3 March 2008.

7 Mar 2008

Ben S Bernanke: Reducing preventable mortgage foreclosures

Speech of Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Independent Community Bankers of America Annual Convention, Orlando, Florida, 4 March 2008.

6 Mar 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: The growing importance of the Asia-Pacific region

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the New Years Reception Asia-Pacific 2008 of the German-Asian Business Circle, Frankfurt am Main, 25 February 2008.

6 Mar 2008

John Hurley: International economic and financial developments and prospects for the Irish economy

Address by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank & Financial Services Authority of Ireland, to the Irish Association of Pension Funds Annual Dinner, Dublin, 28 February 2008.

6 Mar 2008

Ingimundur Fridriksson: Interest rates and financial markets in February 2008

Speech by Mr Ingimundur Fridriksson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, at a Rotary Club meeting, Reykjavik, 28 February 2008.

6 Mar 2008

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Building human capital for emerging challenges

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the 9th Bank Human Resources Conf. 2008 org. by the Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF) "Building Human Capital for Emerging Challenges", Kuala Lumpur, 29 February 2008.

6 Mar 2008

Shamshad Akhtar: Inclusiveness, growth and gender equity

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the World Economic Forum, Davos, 24 January 2008.

6 Mar 2008

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Risk management at the Bank of Uganda

Opening remarks by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the Risk Management and Business Continuity Workshop for the Board of the Bank of Uganda, Entebbe, 19-20 February 2008.

6 Mar 2008

Frederic S Mishkin: Leveraged losses - lessons from the mortgage meltdown

Speech by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the US Monetary Policy Forum, New York, 29 February 2008.

5 Mar 2008

John Gieve: The return of the credit cycle - old lessons in new markets

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the Euromoney Bond Investors Congress, London, 27 February 2008.

5 Mar 2008

Nout Wellink: Wim Duisenberg's legacy as President of the Netherlands Bank

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the inaugural event for the Willem F Duisenberg Fellowship, Amsterdam, 28 February 2008.

5 Mar 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: Willem F Duisenberg Fellowship of the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study

Introductory remarks by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the inauguration of the Willem F Duisenberg Fellowship of the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, Amsterdam, 28 February 2008.

5 Mar 2008

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Promoting financial independence in Uganda

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the official opening of Uganda Finance Trust Ltd. Head Office at Katwe and unveiling of a new corporate identity, Katwe, 30 January 2008.

5 Mar 2008

Frederic S Mishkin: The importance of economic education and financial literacy

Speech by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Third National Summit on Economic and Financial Literacy, Washington DC, 27 February 2008.

5 Mar 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: On the road to sustaining economic stability and growth

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Management Association of the Philippines' Economic Briefing, Manila, 27 February 2008.

4 Mar 2008

Toshihiko Fukui: Islamic finance - developments, diversity and challenges

Opening remarks by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Nikkei Islamic Finance Symposium 2008: "Islamic Finance: Constant Evolution and Emerging Opportunities", Tokyo, 23 February 2008.

4 Mar 2008

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Islamic finance - constant evolution and emerging opportunities

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Nikkei Islamic Finance Symposium 2008: "Islamic Finance: Constant Evolution and Emerging Opportunities", Tokyo, 23 February 2008.

4 Mar 2008

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Fast tracking East African Community Monetary Union

Opening address by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the Monetary Affairs Committee Meeting on Fast Tracking East African Community Monetary Union to 2012, Kampala, 23 January 2008.

4 Mar 2008

Usha Thorat: Inclusive growth - the role of banks in emerging economies

Text of the "Independence Commemoration Lecture, 2008" by Ms Usha Thorat, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Colombo, 28 February 2008.

4 Mar 2008

Donald L Kohn: The US economy and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Cameron School of Business' Business Week Program, Wilmington, North Carolina, 26 February 2008.

4 Mar 2008

Randall S Kroszner: Improving risk management in light of recent market events

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Global Association of Risk Management Professionals Annual Risk Convention, New York, 25 February 2008.

4 Mar 2008

Nout Wellink: Basel II - market developments and financial institution resiliency

Opening address by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the Risk Minds Asia Conference - Basel II Implementation Summit, Singapore, 4 March 2008.

3 Mar 2008

W A Wijewardena: Sustainable socio-economic security … some lessons from the experiences of Sri Lanka

Speech by Mr W A Wijewardena, Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the International Conference on "Universalizing Socio-economic Security in South Asia", New Delhi, 17-20 February 2008.