Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2012

Date Titles
20 Mar 2012

Rodrigo Vergara: Chile - economic outlook

Speech by Mr Rodrigo Vergara, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at seminars held during the Annual Meeting of the Inter American Development Bank, Montevideo, Uruguay, 12 March 2012.

20 Mar 2012

Ipumbu Shiimi: Opening of the office of the Payments Association of Namibia

Speech by Mr Ipumbu Shiimi, Governor of the Bank of Namibia, at the official opening of the office of the Payments Association of Namibia, Windhoek, 6 March 2012.

20 Mar 2012

Emsley Tromp: Start walking the talk - improving female labor force participation

Speech by Dr Emsley Tromp, President of the Central Bank of Curaçao and Sint Maarten, on the occasion of the 9th Annual Women Conference "About women and influence", Willemstad, 3 March 2012.

19 Mar 2012

Charles L Evans: Managing monetary policy risks

Speech by Mr Charles L Evans, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, at the Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Rotary Club Regular Meeting, Lake Forest, Illinois, 11 January 2012.

19 Mar 2012

Charles L Evans: Monetary policy communications and forward guidance

Speech by Mr Charles L Evans, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, at the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy Seventh Conference, Frankfurt am Main, 16 March 2012.

19 Mar 2012

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Global regulation and offshore centres - onshore vs offshore

Address by His Excellency Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, at the GCC Private Banking Conference, Manama, 7 March 2012.

19 Mar 2012

Rundheersing Bheenick: Responding to the US FATCA - complain but comply?

Keynote address by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the Seminar on Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, organized by Grant Thornton Mauritius, in collaboration with Grant Thornton UK, and the Mauritius Bankers Association, Ebène, 14 March 2012.

19 Mar 2012

William C Dudley: The national and regional economic outlook

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Long Island Association, Melville, New York, 19 March 2012.

19 Mar 2012

Glenn Stevens: Economic conditions and prospects

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Credit Suisse 15th Asian Investment Conference 2012, Hong Kong, 19 March 2012.

16 Mar 2012

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Pilot platform for cross-border investment and settlement of debt securities

Remarks by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the press conference for the launch of the pilot platform for cross-border investment and settlement of debt securities, jointly with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Euroclear Bank, Hong Kong, 13 March 2012.

16 Mar 2012

Peter Pang: Pilot platform for cross-border investment and settlement of debt securities

Remarks by Mr Peter Pang, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary, at the Press Conference on Pilot Platform for Cross-border Investment and Settlement of Debt Securities - Hong Kong, Malaysia and Euroclear Bank, Hong Kong, 13 March 2012.

16 Mar 2012

Per Jansson: Some aspects of the economic situation

Speech by Mr Per Jansson, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Nordea, Stockholm, 13 March 2012.

16 Mar 2012

José Manuel González-Páramo: What has Europe learnt from the crisis?

Speech by Mr José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the OMFIF Conference "On the cusp: the world economy at a turning point. Strengthening stability at a time of challenge and change.", Frankfurt am Main, 15 March 2012.

16 Mar 2012

Yaseen Anwar: Mobile banking in Pakistan

Keynote address by Yaseen Anwar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the 5th International Conference on "Mobile banking in Pakistan", Karachi, 15 March 2012.

16 Mar 2012

Stefan Ingves: Financial stability is important for us all

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 15 March 2012.

16 Mar 2012

Ravi Menon: Forces driving the global economic outlook

Keynote address by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Investment Management Association of Singapore 13th Annual Conference, Singapore, 14 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Ben S Bernanke: Community banking

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Independent Community Bankers of America National Convention and Techworld, Nashville, Tennessee (via prerecorded video), 14 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Patrick Honohan: Household indebtedness - context, consequence & correction

Address by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the Limerick Law Society, Limerick, University of Limerick, Limerick, 14 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Prasarn Trairatvorakul: Thailand - assessment of recent economic performance and challenges for the period ahead

Keynote address by Dr Prasarn Trairatvorakul, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Institute of International Finance Asia CEO Summit, Bangkok, 14 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Anand Sinha: Striking a balance - credit penetration and NPA management - role of information sharing

Address by Mr Anand Sinha, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the fourth Annual Credit Information Conference, Mumbai, 7 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Mario Draghi: Competitiveness of the euro area and within the euro area

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the colloquium "Les défis de la compétitivité", organised by Le Monde and l Association Française des Entreprises Privées (AFEP), Paris, 13 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Ardian Fullani: Recent economic and monetary developments in Albania

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the press conference on the Monetary Policy Decision of the Bank of Albania Supervisory Council, Tirana, 1 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Andrew G Haldane: Towards a common financial language

Speech by Mr Andrew G Haldane, Executive Director, Financial Stability, Bank of England, at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) "Building a Global Legal Entity Identifier Framework" Symposium, New York, 14 March 2012.

15 Mar 2012

Ardian Fullani: Albania's Financial Sector Development Program

Opening remarks by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the inaugural reception of the Financial Sector Development Program, Tirana, 9 February 2012.

14 Mar 2012

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Islamic finance - new frontiers in financing the economy

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the EU-Malaysia Chambers of Commerce and Industry's (EUMCCI) Quarterly Financial Panel Discussion 2012 "Islamic finance - new frontiers in financing the economy", Kuala Lumpur, 8 March 2012.

13 Mar 2012

Mario Draghi: ECB press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 8 March 2012.

13 Mar 2012

Tiff Macklem: Promoting growth, mitigating cycles and inequality - the role of price and financial stability

Remarks by Mr Tiff Macklem, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, presented to the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce, São Paulo, Brazil, 12 March 2012.

13 Mar 2012

Rundheersing Bheenick: Working in the interest of Mauritius - Central Banker of the Year 2012, Africa

Acceptance speech by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, on receiving the Central Banker of the Year 2012, Africa Award from The Banker Magazine, London, 25 February 2012.

12 Mar 2012

Richard W Fisher: "Not to be used externally, but also harmful if swallowed" - projecting the future of the economy and lessons learned from Texas and Mexico

Remarks by Mr Richard W Fisher, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, before the Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce, Dallas, Texas, 5 March 2012..

12 Mar 2012

Benoît Coeuré: The reform of financial regulation - priorities from a European Central Bank perspective

Dinner speech by Mr Benoît Coeuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, to the Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME), Paris, 6 March 2012.

8 Mar 2012

Kiyohiko G Nishimura: What should we learn from the Eurozone Crisis? A regulatory-reform perspective

Speech by Mr Kiyohiko G Nishimura, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Institute of International Bankers 2012 Annual Washington Conference, Washington DC, 7 March 2012.

8 Mar 2012

Klaas Knot: The future of EMU and the Netherlands' place in Europe

Speech by Mr Klaas Knot, President of the Netherlands Bank, before the OMFIF (Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum), London, 17 February 2012.

8 Mar 2012

Choongsoo Kim: New role of central bank and regional financial

Opening address by Mr Choongsoo Kim, Governor of the Bank of Korea, the 47th SEACEN Governors' Conference, High-Level Seminar and the 31st Meeting of the SEACEN Board of Governors, Seoul, 13 February 2012.

7 Mar 2012

Philip Lowe: The changing structure of the Australian economy and monetary policy

Address by Mr Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Australian Industry Group 12th Annual Economic Forum, Sydney, 7 March 2012.

6 Mar 2012

Matthew Elderfield: Mortgage arrears resolution - where next?

Speech by Mr Matthew Elderfield, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the Harvard Business School Alumni Club of Ireland, Dublin, 2 March 2012.

6 Mar 2012

Lesetja Kganyago: The impact of the Eurozone and global financial crisis on South Africa

Speech by Mr Lesetja Kganyago, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Lereko Metier Capital Growth Fund Investor Conference, Magaliesburg, 1 March 2012.

6 Mar 2012

V K Sharma: The framework for pre-empting systemic financial risks

Inaugural address by Mr V K Sharma, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the World Risk Workshop 2012, organized by R-square RiskLab, Mumbai, 6 February 2012.

6 Mar 2012

H R Khan: Outward Indian FDI - recent trends & emerging issues

Address by Shri H R Khan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Bombay Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Mumbai, 2 March 2012.

5 Mar 2012

Patrick Honohan: Does credit matter for the SME?

Opening address by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the Central Bank Conference on the SME Lending Market, Dublin, 2 March 2012.

5 Mar 2012

B Mahapatra: Implications of Basel III for capital, liquidity and profitability of banks

Address of Mr B Mahapatra, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the National Conference on Emerging Macro Environment, Regulatory Changes and Bank Competitiveness, organized by the National Institute of Bank Management, Pune, 3 March 2012.