Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2012

Date Titles
20 Feb 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 Future of Community Banking Conference, sponsored by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Arlington, Virginia, 16 February 2012.

20 Feb 2012

Alan Bollard: Could we be better off than we think?

Speech by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, and Ms Rochelle Barrow, to the Trans-Tasman Business Circle, Auckland, 17 February 2012.

15 Feb 2012

Andreas Dombret: New year, old problems - Europe's sovereign debt crisis

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, to the International Bankers Club, Luxembourg, 6 February 2012.

15 Feb 2012

Nils Bernstein: The fiscal compact

Speech by Mr Nils Bernstein, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the hearing on the fiscal compact conducted by the European Affairs Committee of the Danish Parliament, Copenhagen, 9 February 2012.

15 Feb 2012

Carlos da Silva Costa: Systemic risk - too-important-to-ignore

Address by Mr Carlos da Silva Costa, Governor of the Bank of Portugal, at the Portuguese Banking Association Conference "Systemic Risk - Too-Important-to-Ignore - Opening session" Lisbon, 3 February 2012.

15 Feb 2012

Jean-Pierre Danthine: Reconciling price and financial stability

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Danthine, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the University of Zurich, Zurich, 24 January 2012.

15 Feb 2012

Charles I Plosser: The outlook and the hazards of accelerationist policy

Speech by Mr Charles I Plosser, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, at the Economic Forecast, The University of Delaware Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship, Newark, Delaware, 14 February 2012.

14 Feb 2012

Richard W Fisher: A report on the Texas economy and a hawk(s)eye view on recent Fed pronouncements - what does it all mean?

Remarks by Mr Richard W Fisher, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, before the Headliners Club, Austin, Texas, 2 February 2012.

14 Feb 2012

Bojan Marković: Recent economic and financial developments in Serbia

Speech by Mr Bojan Marković, Vice Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the presentation of the February Inflation Report, Belgrade, 13 February 2012.

14 Feb 2012

Guy Debelle: On Europe's effects on Australian financial markets

Address by Mr Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to Bloomberg Seminar, Sydney, 14 February 2012.

14 Feb 2012

Ben S Bernanke: Housing markets in transition

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2012 National Association of Homebuilders International Builders' Show, Orlando, Florida, 10 February 2012.

10 Feb 2012

Yaseen Anwar: Role of financial institutions and capital markets in Pakistan's economy

Keynote speech by Mr Yaseen Anwar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Launching Ceremony of the National Financial Literacy Program, Karachi, 20 January 2012.

10 Feb 2012

Kiyohiko G Nishimura: Asian markets at the crossroads

Keynote address by Mr Kiyohiko G Nishimura, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the OECD-ADBI 12th Roundtable on "Capital market reform in Asia", Tokyo, 8 February 2012.

10 Feb 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, 9 February 2012.

10 Feb 2012

Masaaki Shirakawa: Finance in Asia - banking business and capital markets

Keynote address by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the dinner reception, hosted by the Japan Securities Dealers Association, preceding the International Conference, Tokyo, 9 February 2012.

10 Feb 2012

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Asian market integration and financial innovation

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the International Conference on "Asian market integration and financial innovation", Tokyo, 10 February 2012.

8 Feb 2012

Tiff Macklem: Raising the house of reform

Remarks by Mr Tiff Macklem, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, presented to the Rotman Institute for International Business, Toronto, Ontario, 7 February 2012.

8 Feb 2012

Benoit Coeuré: Global liquidity and risk - a re-interpretation of the recent

Speech by Mr Benoit Coeuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the BIS-ECB Workshop on global liquidity and its international repercussions, Frankfurt am Main, 6 February 2012.

8 Feb 2012

H R Khan: Understanding psychology for responsible financial behaviour

Inaugural address by Shri H R Khan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Interdisciplinary Seminar on Psychonomics - Understanding the Psychology of Financial Behavior organised by Maharshi Dayanand College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Mumbai, 6 February 2012.

8 Feb 2012

Patrick Honohan: Financial sector developments and architecture in Ireland - a constantly changing landscape

Address by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the launch of the book "Bank architecture in Dublin - a history to c 1940" by Dr Michael O'Neill, Dublin, 7 February 2012.

8 Feb 2012

K C Chakrabarty: Empowering MSMEs for financial inclusion and growth - the role of banks and industry associations

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the "SME Banking Conclave 2012" organised by the SME Chamber of India, Mumbai, 4 February 2012.

8 Feb 2012

Thomas Jordan: 2012 - Swiss monetary policy in uncertain times

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Acting Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, Geneva, 7 February 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Njuguna Ndung'u: HR challenges in the Kenyan banking sector

Speech by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the opening ceremony of the Joint Kenya School of Monetary Studies (KSMS) and COMESA Monetary Institute (CMI) Symposium for central banks' human resource directors, Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 24 January 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Ravi Menon: Regional safety nets to complement global safety nets

Welcome remarks by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the opening ceremony of the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO), Monetary Authority of Singapore, Singapore, 31 January 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Ardian Fullani: Current development stage of the Albanian economy

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the regional meeting of the Bank of Albania, Fier District, 31 January 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Njuguna Ndung'u: Promoting financial integrity and financial inclusion - lessons from the Kenyan experience

Opening remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at a convening co-hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Central Bank of Kenya, and the Financial Services Volunteer Corps, Nairobi, 30 January 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Ipumbu Shiimi: Regulating competition in the Namibian banking sector

Welcoming and special remarks by Mr Ipumbu Shiimi, Governor of the Bank of Namibia, at the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement between the Bank of Namibia and the Namibia Competition Commission, Windhoek, 1 February 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Charles I Plosser: Economic outlook and communicating monetary policy

Speech by Mr Charles I Plosser, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, at the 2012 Economic Forecast Breakfast and Annual Meeting of the Main Line Chamber of Commerce and the Main Line Chamber Foundation, Gladwyne, Pennsylvania, 1 February 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook and the federal budget situation

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on the Budget, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 2 February 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Deepak Mohanty: The Second International Research Conference - concluding remarks

Speech by Mr Deepak Mohanty, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Second International Research Conference of the Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, 2 February 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Hirohide Yamaguchi: The European debt problem, Japan's economy, and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Hirohide Yamaguchi, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Kagawa, 2 February 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Macroeconomic management in turbulent times

Presentation by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, to the NRM (National Resistance Movement) Retreat, Kyankwanzi, 19 January 2012.

3 Feb 2012

Paul Tucker: Introductory remarks at the book launch for "Investing in change - the reform of Europe's financial markets"

Introductory remarks by Mr Paul Tucker, Deputy Governor for Financial Stability at the Bank of England, at the Association of Financial Markets in Europe book launch, London, 1 February 2012.

1 Feb 2012

Deepak Mohanty: Global capital flows and the Indian economy - opportunities and challenges

Speech by Mr Deepak Mohanty, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at Techkriti 2012, the Annual Technical and Entrepreneurship Festival of the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK), Kanpur, 28 January 2012.

1 Feb 2012

Subir Gokarn: The Second International Research Conference - genesis, motivation and theme

Welcome remarks by Dr Subir Gokarn, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Second International Research Conference of the Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, 1 February 2012.

1 Feb 2012

Anand Sinha: Indian banking - journey into the future

Remarks by Mr Anand Sinha, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at Bancon-2011, organized by the Indian Bankers Association and Indian Overseas Bank, Chennai, 6 November 2011.

1 Feb 2012

Duvvuri Subbarao: Price stability, financial stability and sovereign debt sustainability policy challenges from the New Trilemma

Inaugural speech by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Second International Research Conference of the Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, 1 February 2012.

30 Jan 2012

William C Dudley: Impact of the Great Recession on public schools in the region

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, 27 January 2012.

30 Jan 2012

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Asian money, bonds and derivatives in the new global economy

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the 13th Annual Conference of Fixed Income, Money Market and Derivatives Association of India (FIMMDA) and Primary Dealers Association of India (PDAI), Kuala Lumpur, 27 January 2012.

27 Jan 2012

Alan Bollard: A tale of two crises

Speech by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, and Mr Mike Hannah, Head of Communications Department and Board Secretary, to the Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce, Christchurch, 27 January 2012.