Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2009

Date Titles
29 Jan 2009

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: The financial crisis - looking back and the way forward

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference "Rien ne va plus? Ways to rebuild the European Social Market Economy", Brussels, 22 January 2009.

28 Jan 2009

Mark Carney: Summary of the latest Monetary Policy Report Update

Opening statement by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at a press conference following the release of the Monetary Policy Report Update, Ottawa, 22 January 2009.

28 Jan 2009

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, 21 January 2009.

28 Jan 2009

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Sustaining partnerships in a year of challenges

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Annual Reception for the Banking Community, Manila, 16 January 2009.

28 Jan 2009

Svante Öberg: Sweden and the financial crisis

Speech by Mr Svante Öberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Carlson Investment Management, Stockholm, 20 January 2009.

28 Jan 2009

Fatos Ibrahimi: Development of small and medium-sized enterprises in Albania

Speech by Mr Fatos Ibrahimi, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the meeting of launching the "Program on the Development of the Small and Medium-sized Enterprises", Tirana, 20 January 2009.

22 Jan 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: (Under-)pricing of risks in the financial sector

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Coface Country Risk Conference 2009, Paris, 19 January 2009.

22 Jan 2009

Ewart S Williams: The international financial crisis - impact on the region and Trinidad and Tobago

Feature address by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Couva/Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce, Port-of-Spain, 15 January 2009.

22 Jan 2009

Philipp Hildebrand: The Swiss National Bank's ability to act in the crisis

Summary of a speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Executive MBA HSG, Universität St Gallen, St Gallen, 21 January 2009.

22 Jan 2009

Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo: Liquidity, funding and solvency - policy responses and lessons

Speech by Mr Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Madrid, 16 January 2009.

22 Jan 2009

Masaaki Shirakawa: Recent economic and financial developments in Japan

Statement by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, 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 Councillors, Tokyo, 16 December 2008.

19 Jan 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: The euro@10 - achievements and responsibilities

Remarks by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the ceremony of the European Parliament to mark the 10th anniversary of the euro, Strasbourg, 13 January 2009.

19 Jan 2009

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, 15 January 2009.

19 Jan 2009

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Security management - a challenging balancing act

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Bank Security Management Association, Inc. (BSMA) Induction, Central Bank of the Philippines, Manila, 16 January 2009.

19 Jan 2009

Thomas Jordan: Prospects for the Swiss economy in 2009

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the erfa-Gruppe, Weinfelden, 15 January 2009.

19 Jan 2009

John Gieve: Economic prospects and the policy challenge

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the Cityco Breakfast Meeting, Manchester, 16 January 2009.

16 Jan 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: A paradigm change for the global financial system

Remarks by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the International Colloquium "Nouveau Monde, Nouveau Capitalisme" roundtable, Paris, 9 January 2009.

16 Jan 2009

Masaaki Shirakawa: Global financial crisis and policy responses by the Bank of Japan

Speech by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, to the Board of Councillors of Nippon Keidanren (Japan Business Federation), Tokyo, 22 December 2008.

16 Jan 2009

Radovan Jelasic: Serbia against the economic crisis

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, in a meeting of top officials and leading businessmen themed "Serbia against the Economic Crisis", Belgrade, 9 January 2009.

16 Jan 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Growth and development of the Zambian economy

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official opening of the Standard Chartered Bank Plc, Livingstone, 7 January 2009.

16 Jan 2009

Shyamala Gopinath: Some reflections on the recent global financial turmoil - an Indian perspective

Keynote address by Ms Shyamala Gopinath, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Annual Conference of the Foreign Exchange Dealers' Association of India (FEDAI), Kolkata, 10 January 2009.

15 Jan 2009

Stanley Fischer: The global financial crisis - challenges confronting Israel

Address by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, to the Annual Conference of the Institute for National Security Studies, Tel Aviv, 23 December 2008.

15 Jan 2009

Durmus Yilmaz: Turkey's monetary and exchange rate policy for 2009

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Ankara, 16 December 2009

15 Jan 2009

Donald L Kohn: Troubled Asset Relief Program

Testimony of Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 13 January 2009.

15 Jan 2009

Ben S Bernanke: The crisis and the policy response

Text of the Stamp Lecture by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the London School of Economics, London, 13 January 2009.

15 Jan 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: State celebrations for the introduction of the euro in Slovakia

Statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the State celebrations for the introduction of the euro in Slovakia, Bratislava, 8 January 2009.

14 Jan 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, and the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung conducted by Mr Benedikt Fehr, Frankfurt am Main, 17 December 2008.

14 Jan 2009

Stanley Fischer: Israel's banking system and economy

Address by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, to the Annual Conference of the Association of Banks, Tel Aviv, 23 December 2008.

14 Jan 2009

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Preparing for what lies ahead

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the 1st Membership Meeting of the Year of the Rotary Club (Manila Polo Club), Manila, 8 January 2009.

14 Jan 2009

Barbro Wickman-Parak: Inflation targeting and the financial crisis

Speech by Ms Barbro Wickman-Parak, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at LO (the Swedish Trade Union Confederation), Stockholm, 9 January 2009.

14 Jan 2009

Pierre Duguay: Financial stability through sound risk management

Remarks by Mr Pierre Duguay, Deputy Governor at the Bank of Canada, to the Risk Management Association, Toronto Chapter, Toronto, Ontario, 8 January 2009.

12 Jan 2009

Linah K Mohohlo: The financial crisis - impact on Africa

Remarks by Ms Linah K Mohohlo, Governor of the Bank of Botswana and a member of the African Progess Panel (APP), on behalf of the APP Chairman at the meeting on "The financial crisis: impact on Africa", Tunis, Tunisia, 12 November 2008.

12 Jan 2009

Martìn Redrado: Presentation of the 2009 Monetary Program

Speech by Mr Martín Redrado, President of the Central Bank of Argentina, before the Committee on Treasury and Budget of the National Senate, Buenos Aires, 30 December 2008.

12 Jan 2009

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Macroeconomic prudence - a review of the Philippine economy in 2009

Statement by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Tuesday Club Breakfast Meeting, Manila, 6 January 2009.

12 Jan 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with the Börsen-Zeitung

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, and the Börsen-Zeitung conducted by Dr Jürgen Schaaf on 16 December 2008, published on 31 December 2008.

12 Jan 2009

Radovan Jelasic: New economic challenges in 2009 in view of the global financial crisis

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the General Meeting of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce Dedicated to Considering New Economic Economic Challenges in 2009