Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2011

Date Titles
4 Mar 2011

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Vítor Constancio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 3 March 2011.

3 Mar 2011

Ben S Bernanke: Challenges for state and local governments

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2011 Annual Awards Dinner of the Citizens Budget Commission, New York, 2 March 2011.

3 Mar 2011

Ardian Fullani: Recent economic and financial developments in Albania

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the press conference on the Bank of Albania's Supervisory Council decision on monetary policy, Tirana, 23 February 2011.

3 Mar 2011

Stefan Ingves: Introduction on monetary policy

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 3 March 2011.

2 Mar 2011

Ben S Bernanke: Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 1 March 2011.

2 Mar 2011

Stefan Ingves: The housing market, the banks and household debt

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 1 March 2011.

2 Mar 2011

Sheku Sambadeen Sesay: Economic overview, trends and challenges

Statement by Mr Sheku Sambadeen Sesay, Governor of the Bank of Sierra Leone, at the Governor's annual dinner, Freetown, 28 January 2011.

2 Mar 2011

Eddie Yue: Hong Kong as an international financial center - the China factor

Introductory remarks by Mr Eddie Yue, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the "Hong Kong: China's Global Financial Centre" conference, New York, 1 March 2011.

1 Mar 2011

William C Dudley: Prospects for the economy and monetary policy

Speech by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the New York University's Stern School of Business, New York, 28 February 2011.

1 Mar 2011

K Dwight Venner: New economics of nationhood in the eastern Caribbean

Speech by Sir K Dwight Venner, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, at the public forum on the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Economic Union "OECS Economic Union - integrate for a brighter future", panel discussion "Opportunities for economic development within an OECS Economic Union", Kingstown, St Vincent and the Grenadines, 15 February 2011.

28 Feb 2011

Janet L Yellen: Unconventional monetary policy and central bank communications

Speech by Ms Janet L Yellen, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business US Monetary Policy Forum, New York, 25 February 2011.

28 Feb 2011

Mario Draghi: Economic growth outlook, regulatory measures and the situation of Italian banks

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the 17th Associazione Italiana Analisti Finanziari-Associazione Italiana Operatori Mercati dei Capitali (The Financial Market Association of Italy) (AIAF-ASSIOM FOREX) Congress, Verona, 26 February 2011.

24 Feb 2011

Thomas M Hoenig: Financial reform - post crisis?

Speech by Mr Thomas M Hoenig, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, at Women in Housing and Finance, Washington DC, 23 February 2011.

24 Feb 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Competitiveness and the smooth functioning of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU)

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the University of Liège, Liège, 23 February 2011.

24 Feb 2011

Duvvuri Subbarao: The Reserve Bank of India making a difference in your daily life

Convocation address by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Sambalpur University, Sambalpur, 24 February 2011.

23 Feb 2011

Mario Draghi: In memory of Enzo Grilli

Memorial lecture by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the Johns Hopkins University, Bologna, 21 February 2011.

23 Feb 2011

Caleb M Fundanga: Fourth quarter 2010 media briefing

Presented by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, Lusaka, 18 February 2011.

23 Feb 2011

Glenn Stevens: The resources boom

Remarks by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Victoria University public conference on The Resources Boom: Understanding National and Regional Implications, Melbourne, 23 February 2011.

23 Feb 2011

Hirohide Yamaguchi: Japan's economy and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Hirohide Yamaguchi, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Aomori, 23 February 2011.

23 Feb 2011

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Advancing women's leadership in public life

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Women in Leadership Forum "Power sharing in the public sector", Kuala Lumpur, 22 February 2011.

23 Feb 2011

Jürgen Stark: Central banking after the financial crisis

Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability (IMFS) Distinguished Lecture by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the House of Finance, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, 21 February 2011.

22 Feb 2011

Masaaki Shirakawa: Global imbalances and current account imbalances

Speech by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Banque de France Financial Stability Launch Event, Paris, 18 February 2011.

22 Feb 2011

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Eurozone, European crisis and policy responses

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Goldman Sachs Global Macro Conference - Asia 2011, Hong Kong, 22 February 2011.

22 Feb 2011

Shyamala Gopinath: Approach to capital account management - shifting contours

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), Thimpu, 18 February 2011.

21 Feb 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Intellectual challenges to financial stability analysis in the era of macroprudential oversight

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, for the panel discussion on "Global imbalances and financial stability" at the Eurofi G20 High Level Seminar, Paris, 18 February 2011.

21 Feb 2011

Ben S Bernanke: Global imbalances - links to economic and financial stability

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Banque de France Financial Stability Review Launch Event, Paris, 18 February 2011.

21 Feb 2011

K C Chakrabarty: Beyond Core Banking Solutions (CBS) - fast forward to Banking 2.0!

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Executive Roundtable organised by the Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT) in collaboration with Union Bank of India, Mumbai, 18 February 2011.

21 Feb 2011

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: New platform to serve the Islamic financial industry

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the launch of Bloomberg's Enhanced Islamic Finance Platform, Kuala Lumpur, 21 February 2011.

18 Feb 2011

Sarah Bloom Raskin: Interchange fees

Testimony by Ms Sarah Bloom Raskin, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 17 February 2011.

18 Feb 2011

Thomas M Hoenig: Recent developments in US agriculture and its role in the US economy

Statement by Mr Thomas M Hoenig, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, before the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, Washington DC, 17 February 2011.

18 Feb 2011

Øystein Olsen: Economic perspectives

Address by Mr Øystein Olsen, Governor of the Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), to the Supervisory Council of Norges Bank and invited guests, Oslo, 17 February 2011.

18 Feb 2011

Christine M Cumming: Macro overview of the United States

Remarks by Ms Christine M Cumming, First Vice President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the European Economics and Financial Centre, London, 15 February 2011.

17 Feb 2011

Ben S Bernanke: Implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 17 February 2011.

17 Feb 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview in Die Zeit

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, in Die Zeit, Germany, conducted by Mr Mark Schieritz on 9 February 2011 and published on 16 February 2011.

17 Feb 2011

Brian Wynter: Economic issues and short-term trends for Jamaica

Speech by Mr Brian Wynter, Governor of the Bank of Jamaica, at the Quarterly Press Briefing, Kingston, 15 February 2011.

17 Feb 2011

Philip Lowe: Some current issues in the Australian economy

Address by Mr Philip Lowe, Assistant Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) - New South Wales (NSW) Economic and Political Overview 2011, Sydney, 17 February 2011.

16 Feb 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview in Les Echos

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, in Les Echos, France, conducted by Mr Henri Gibier, Mr Jean-Philippe Lacour and Ms Isabelle Couet on 10 February 2011 and published on 14 February 2011.

15 Feb 2011

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Addressing imbalances in the euro area

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Halle Institute for Economic Research, Halle an der Saale, 14 February 2011.

15 Feb 2011

K C Chakrabarty: Introduction of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) - issues and challenges

Speech by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the inauguration of a national level seminar on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Mumbai, 11 February 2011.

15 Feb 2011

William C Dudley: Regional economy and trends in household debt

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the quarterly regional economic press briefing, New York City, 14 February 2011.