Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2008

Date Titles
6 Feb 2008

Toshihiko Fukui: Toward strengthening competitiveness of Japan's financial system

Summary of a speech given by Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Center for Financial Industry Information Systems, Tokyo, 30 November 2007

6 Feb 2008

Michael C Bonello: Malta's journey to the euro and beyond

Speech by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the European Economics and Financial Centre, London, 1 February 2008.

6 Feb 2008

Radovan Jela¿ić: 125th anniversary of the enactment of the first law on the National Bank of Serbia

Speech by Mr Radovan Jela¿ić, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, Belgrade, 31 January 2008

6 Feb 2008

Jarle Bergo: Nominal and financial stability in a new economic world

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), Valutaseminaret, Sanderstølen, 1 February 2008.

6 Feb 2008

Randall S Kroszner: Protecting homeowners and sustaining home ownership

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the American Securitization Forum 2008 Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, 4 February 2008.

1 Feb 2008

John Hurley: Financial stability and recent market developments in Ireland

Opening statement by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank & Financial Services Authority of Ireland, to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Finance and the Public Service, Dublin, 30 January 2008.

1 Feb 2008

Anselmo L S Teng: Risk management in financial services

Opening speech by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, ASHK (Actuarial Society of Hong Kong) Regional Conference, Macao, 28 January 2008.

1 Feb 2008

Paul Jenkins: Impact of exchange rate movements on the Canadian economy

Opening statement by Mr Paul Jenkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology, Ottawa, 30 January 2008.

1 Feb 2008

Ranee Jayamaha: Impact of IT in the banking sector

Speech by Dr Ranee Jayamaha, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Trans Asia, Colombo, 22 January 2008.

1 Feb 2008

Thomas Jordan: Monetary policy and financial markets ¿ what may we expect in 2008?

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Messe Fonds 2008, Zurich, 31 January 2008.

1 Feb 2008

Hermann Remsperger: Financial market turbulences ¿ some observations

Speech by Professor Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the conference ¿Bond markets in emerging market economies ¿ financ. globalisation, vulnerabilities & data needs¿, Frankfurt am Main, 31 January 2008.

30 Jan 2008

Yi Gang: The development of Shibor as a market benchmark

Speech by Mr Yi Gang, Deputy Governor of the People¿s Bank of China, at the 2008 Shibor Work Conference, Beijing, 11 January 2008.

30 Jan 2008

Svante Öberg: Monetary policy and productivity

Speech by Mr Svante Öberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a meeting arranged by Danske Bank, Stockholm, 29 January 2008.

30 Jan 2008

Ewart S Williams: Trinidad and Tobago¿s secondary market for government securities

Opening remarks by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Launch of Secondary Market for Government Securities, Port-of-Spain, 28 January 2008.

30 Jan 2008

Yves Mersch: Society forming changes and their impact on information needs

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, at the 2007 EUROSTAT Conference ¿Modern Statistics for Modern Society¿, Luxembourg, 7 December 2007.

30 Jan 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Breakthroughs and break through

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the 'Bank Marketing Summit' & Induction of BMAP of Officers, Manila, 29 January 2008.

29 Jan 2008

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: SEPA goes live

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Launch event organised by the European Commission, the European Central Bank and the European Payments Council, Brussels, 28 January 2008.

29 Jan 2008

Lim Hng Kiang: Singapore¿s significance in Asia against the background of global financial crises

Keynote address by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Minister for Trade and Industry, at the 5th Annual Citi Asia Pacific Fixed Income Investor Conference, Singapore, 28 January 2008.

29 Jan 2008

Lars Nyberg: Hedge funds and the recent financial turmoil

Speech by Mr Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Nordic Hedge Fund Investment Forum, Stockholm, 28 January 2008.

29 Jan 2008

Christian Noyer: Basel II ¿ new challenges

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, before the Bank of Algeria and the Algerian financial community, Algiers, 16 December 2007.

29 Jan 2008

Stanley Fischer: Challenges facing the Israeli economy in the globalisation era

Address by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the 2008 Herzliya Conference, Herzliya, 21 January 2008.

29 Jan 2008

John Hurley: Launch of the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA)

Address by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank & Financial Services Authority of Ireland, on the Occasion of the Launch of the Single Euro Payments Area, Dublin, 28 January 2008.

28 Jan 2008

Toshihiko Fukui: Overall review of the Bank of Japan's conduct of monetary policy

Statement by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, concerning the Bank's Semiannual Report on Currency and Monetary Control, before the Committee on Financial Affairs, House of Representatives, Tokyo, 11 January 2008.

28 Jan 2008

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: The transformation of Labuan as an International Business and Financial Centre

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the launch of Labuan International Business and Financial Centre, Kuala Lumpur, 28 January 2008.

28 Jan 2008

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Management Accountants ¿ focusing on the re-positioning of the profession

Special address by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Global Summit, organised by The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India on ¿Repositioning the Management Accountant¿, New Delhi, 12 January 2008.

28 Jan 2008

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: The economic governance of the European Union in the light of the Treaty of Lisbon ¿ harmonisation or competition between countries?

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference on ¿The European Central Bank: a new actor on the international scene¿, Milan, 24 January 2008.

28 Jan 2008

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

Opening remarks 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, 22 January 2008.

25 Jan 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: Enhancing the EU arrangements for financial stability

Keynote address by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the session "European Financial Supervision, Crisis Management on Financial Markets", European Parliament, Brussels, 23 January 2008.

25 Jan 2008

David Dodge: Summary of the latest Monetary Policy Report Update

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at a press conference following the release of the Monetary Policy Report Update, Ottawa, 24 January 2008.

25 Jan 2008

Alan Bollard: Coping with shocks ¿ a New Zealand perspective

A background paper by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, and Dr Chris Hunt, Economics Department, for an address by Dr Alan Bollard to the Canterbury Employers¿ Chamber of Commerce, Christchurch, 25 January 2008.

25 Jan 2008

Yves Mersch: Globalisation ¿ can Europe manage it?

Introductory speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg and President of the Bridge Forum Dialogue, at the Conference ¿Globalisation: Can Europe manage it?¿, Luxembourg, 22 January 2008.

25 Jan 2008

Lucas Papademos: Globalisation and central bank policies

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at the Bridge Forum Dialogue, Luxembourg, 22 January 2008.

23 Jan 2008

Mervyn King: Monetary policy developments

Speech by Mr Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, at a dinner hosted by the IoD South West and the CBI, Bristol, 22 January 2008.

23 Jan 2008

Burhanuddin Abdullah: Opening the path to stability, safeguarding the nation's economic development

Speech by Mr Burhanuddin Abdullah, Governor of Bank Indonesia, at the 2008 Annual Bankers¿ Dinner, Jakarta, 18 January 2008.

23 Jan 2008

Jürgen Stark: Does the euro area need an economic government?

Statement by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the HEC European Executive Campus, Brussels, 22 January 2008.

23 Jan 2008

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: The Single Euro Payments Area in a global context

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the ¿The Global Payments Strategies 2008¿ Conference, hosted by NACHA ¿ The Electronic Payments Association, Brussels, 22 January 2008.

22 Jan 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: The successful entry of Cyprus into the euro area

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Conference ¿Welcoming Cyprus to the euro area¿, Nicosia, 18 January 2008.

22 Jan 2008

Jean-Claude Trichet: The creation of economic and corporate wealth in a dynamic economy

Contribution to the panel discussion by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the conference organised by the European Central Bank, the Bank of France and The Conference Board, Frankfurt am Main, 17 January 2008.

22 Jan 2008

Glenn Stevens: Economic prospects in 2008 ¿ an Antipodean view

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to Australian Business, London, 18 January 2008.

22 Jan 2008

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Moving the economy forward to a higher growth path

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Annual Reception fo rthe Banking Community, Central Bank of the Philippines, Manila, 15 January 2008.