Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2013

Date Titles
28 Feb 2013

Peter Praet: Economic adjustment in the euro area

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Institutional Money Congress 2013, Frankfurt am Main, 27 February 2013.

28 Feb 2013

Charles Bean: Nominal income targets - an old wine in a new bottle

Speech by Mr Charles Bean, Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy of the Bank of England, at the Institute for Economic Affairs Conference on the State of the Economy, London, 27 February 2013.

28 Feb 2013

Paul Fisher: Current issues in monetary policy

Speech by Mr Paul Fisher, Executive Director for Markets of the Bank of England, at the University of Bristol - London Alumni Event, Bristol, 26 February 2013.

27 Feb 2013

Ben S Bernanke: Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Speech 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, 26 February 2013.

26 Feb 2013

Norman T L Chan: Recent economic and financial developments in Hong Kong

Remarks by Mr Norman T L Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong, 22 February 2013.

26 Feb 2013

Jens Weidmann: Fiscal and monetary policy - dancing too close?

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the École des Hautes Études Commerciales, Paris, 25 January 2013.

26 Feb 2013

Mark Carney: Rebuilding trust in global banking

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, to the 7th Annual Thomas d'Aquino Lecture on Leadership, Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management, Richard Ivey School of Business, Western University, London, Ontario, 25 February 2013.

26 Feb 2013

Barry Whiteside: Fiji's Chinese renminbi trading platform

Address by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the launch of ANZ Fiji's Chinese Renminbi Trading Platform, Suva, 25 February 2013.

26 Feb 2013

Guy Debelle: The Reserve Bank's operations in financial markets

Address by Mr Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the University of Adelaide Business School, UniBreakfast, Adelaide, 26 February 2013.

25 Feb 2013

Daniel K Tarullo: International cooperation in financial regulation

Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Cornell International Law Journal Symposium "The changing politics of central banks", New York City, 22 February 2013.

25 Feb 2013

Jerome H Powell: Discussion of "Crunch time - fiscal crises and the role of monetary policy"

Speech by Mr Jerome H Powell, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the "US Monetary Policy Forum" conference, sponsored by the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, New York City, 22 February 2013.

25 Feb 2013

Barry Whiteside: Business confidence and resilience in Fiji's economy

Address by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the re-opening of BSP Bank, Nadi, 21 February 2013.

25 Feb 2013

Jörg Asmussen: The future of global economic governance

Speech by Mr Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 22 February 2013.

25 Feb 2013

Benoît Cœuré: Adjustment and growth in the euro area economies

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Nova School of Business and Economics and the Bank of Portugal, Lisbon, 22 February 2013.

25 Feb 2013

Glenn Stevens: Global economic overview and developments in Australia

Opening statement by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Canberra, 22 February 2013.

22 Feb 2013

Matthew Elderfield: Central Bank of Ireland's strategy for the next few years to come

Address by Mr Matthew Elderfield, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the Institute of Directors in Ireland Spring Lunch, Dublin, 22 February 2013.

21 Feb 2013

Manuel Sánchez: Mexico's economic outlook and challenges

Remarks by Mr Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the Conference "Regulatory reform, the global economic outlook, and the implications for Mexico's financial sector", organized by the Institute of International Finance and Banorte, Mexico City, 20 February 2013.

20 Feb 2013

Andrew Bailey: The evolution of insurance regulation - a shifting scope and new frontiers

Speech by Mr Andrew Bailey, Executive Director and Member of the Financial Policy Committee, Bank of England; Managing Director of the Prudential Business Unit, Financial Services Authority, at the Nicholas Barbon Lecture, London, 6 February 2013.

20 Feb 2013

Thomas Jordan: Strong Swiss franc and large current account surplus - a contradiction?

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss Institute of International Studies, Zurich, 19 February 2013.

20 Feb 2013

Andreas Dombret: The importance of being competitive

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the ESMT (European School of Management and Technology) Open Lecture, ESMT, Berlin, 20 February 2013.

19 Feb 2013

Njuguna Ndung'u: The Africa Mobile Phone Financial Services Policy Initiative (AMPI)

Opening remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Inaugural African Roundtable Meeting to launch the "Africa Mobile Phone Financial Services Policy Initiative (AMPI)", co-hosted by the Bank of Tanzania, Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) and Central Bank of Kenya, Zanzibar, Tanzania, 14-15 February 2013.

19 Feb 2013

K C Chakrabarty: Indian banking sector - pushing the boundaries

Valedictory address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 11th Advanced Management Programme "Towards the next orbit - Indian banking sector", organized by the International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi, 14 February 2013.

19 Feb 2013

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Promoting the rule of law in the financial sector

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (the central bank of the Philippines), at the launching of the BSP's book on "Special Banking Laws and annotated", Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Manila, 13 February 2013.

19 Feb 2013

Mario Draghi: Hearing at the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at a hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 18 February 2013.

19 Feb 2013

Christopher Kent: Reflections on China and mining investment in Australia

Address by Mr Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Committee for Economic Development of Australia, Perth, 15 February 2013.

19 Feb 2013

Øystein Olsen: Economic perspectives

Annual 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, 14 February 2013.

18 Feb 2013

G Padmanabhan: International Seminar on Principles of Financial Market Infrastructures and Innovations in Retail Payments

InValedictory address by Mr G Padmanabhan, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the International Seminar on Principles of Financial Market Infrastructures and Innovations in Retail Payment organised by the Reserve Bank of India, New Delhi, 15 February 2013.

18 Feb 2013

Mario Draghi: G20 priorities under the Russian Presidency

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the G20 Ministers and Central Bank Governors' Meeting, Moscow, 15 February 2013.

15 Feb 2013

H R Khan: Principles for financial market infrastructure and innovations in retail payment systems - some perspectives

Inaugural address delivered by Mr H R Khan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the International Seminar on Principles for Financial Market Infrastructures and Innovations in Retail Payment Systems organised by the Reserve Bank of India, New Delhi, 14 February 2013.

15 Feb 2013

Brian Wynter: The role of monetary and exchange rate policy in Jamaica

Remarks by Mr Brian Wynter, Governor of the Bank of Jamaica, to the Government of Jamaica, National Debt Exchange, Kingston, 12 February 2013.

15 Feb 2013

Yaseen Anwar: Operational risk management in Pakistan - issues and challenges

Opening remarks by Mr Yaseen Anwar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the SBP Conference on Operational Risk Management organised by the State Bank of Pakistan, Karachi, 7-8 February 2013.

15 Feb 2013

Kazi Abdul Muktadir: Financial inclusion, consumer awareness and protection

Keynote address by Mr Kazi Abdul Muktadir, Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at 4th the Conference on Financial Services and Consumers, Karachi, 31 January 2013.

14 Feb 2013

Peter Praet: Transition of the financial system

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 8th Annual European Market Liquidity Conference of the Association of Financial Markets in Europe, London, 13 February 2013.

14 Feb 2013

Ignazio Visco: Effective reforms needed for balanced and rapid growth of the Italian economy

Speech by Mr Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the ASSIOM FOREX (the Financial Markets Association of Italy), Bergamo, 9 February 2013.

14 Feb 2013

Jens Weidmann: Crisis management and regulatory policy

Text of the Walter Eucken Lecture by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, given at the Walter Eucken Institute, Freiburg, 11 February 2013.

14 Feb 2013

Patrick Honohan: Addressing the impact of the distressed property market

Introductory remark by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Central Bank Conference "How to Fix Distressed Property Markets?", Dublin, 13 February 2013.

14 Feb 2013

Daniel K Tarullo: Dodd-Frank Act

Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 14 February 2013.

13 Feb 2013

Mark Carney: Summary of Canada's January 2013 Monetary Policy Report

Opening statement by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, presented to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance, Ottawa, Ontario, 12 February 2013.

13 Feb 2013

Pentti Hakkarainen: Enhancing the free information flow and cooperation between supervisory and other authorities

Luncheon speech by Mr Pentti Hakkarainen, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the 2nd FIN-FSA Conference on EU Regulation and Supervision - "Banking and Supervision under Transformation", Helsinki, 12 February 2013.

13 Feb 2013

Andreas Dombret: Financial systemic risk - the national and international dimension of macroprudential policy

Public lecture by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the International Center for Monetary and Banking Studies (ICMB), Geneva, 12 February 2013.