Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2016

Date Titles
3 Mar 2016

Sabine Lautenschläger: Navigating uncertainty - governance, risk management and leveraged finance

Speech by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at the 17th Annual Risk Management Convention by the Global Association of Risk Professionals, New York City, 1 March 2016.

3 Mar 2016

Barry Whiteside: The credit institutions sector and the Fijian economy

Address by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the launch of Merchant Finance Limited's new name and products, Suva, 3 March 2016.

3 Mar 2016

Ben Broadbent: Central banks and digital currencies

Speech by Mr Ben Broadbent, Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy of the Bank of England, at the London School of Economics, London, 2 March 2016.

1 Mar 2016

Jerome H Powell: Discussion of the paper "Language after liftoff - Fed communication away from the zero lower bound"

Speech by Mr Jerome H Powell, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2016 US Monetary Policy Forum, New York City, 26 February 2016.

1 Mar 2016

Patrick Njoroge: Credit Information Sharing for innovation and financial inclusion

Speech by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the 3rd Regional Credit Information Sharing (CIS) Conference, Nairobi, 23 February 2016.

1 Mar 2016

Jens Weidmann: Introductory comments delivered at the press conference on the annual accounts

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the press conference for the Annual Report 2015, Frankfurt am Main, 24 February 2016.

1 Mar 2016

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Fostering safe, efficient and reliable payment systems

Keynote address by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the SWIFT Business Forum Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 1 March 2016.

1 Mar 2016

Patrick Njoroge: Developing robust and sustainable strategies for microfinance in Kenya

Opening remarks by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Microfinance Training Course for Policy and Development 2016, organised by the Alliance Forum Foundation, held at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 24 February 2016.

1 Mar 2016

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Collaboration and challenges of the central bank community

Dinner address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Bank for International Settlements Closing Dinner, Shanghai, 29 February 2016.

1 Mar 2016

Lael Brainard: What happened to the great divergence?

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2016 U.S. Monetary Policy Forum, New York, New York City, 26 February 2016.

1 Mar 2016

William C Dudley: The US economic outlook and implications for monetary policy

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the People s Bank of China-Federal Reserve Bank of New York Joint Symposium, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, 29 February 2016.

29 Feb 2016

Mark Carney: Redeeming an unforgiving world

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the 8th Annual Institute of International Finance G20 conference, Shanghai, 26 February 2016.

29 Feb 2016

Karnit Flug: Reforms in Israel's banking system

Remarks by Dr Karnit Flug, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the launch of Prof. Meir Heth s book "Reforms in Israel s Banking System", Tel Aviv, 18 February 2016.

29 Feb 2016

Daniel Mminele: Conduct and culture in the banking and financial sectors

Opening address by Mr Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the G-30 Forum on Banking Conduct and Culture, Pretoria, 18 February 2016.

26 Feb 2016

Jon Cunliffe: The UK economy post crisis - a series of unfortunate events?

Speech by Sir Jon Cunliffe, Deputy Governor for Financial Stability of the Bank of England, at the Centre for International Business Studies, London South Bank University, London, 24 February 2016.

26 Feb 2016

Hiroshi Nakaso: Developing a global code of conduct for the foreign exchange market

Opening remarks by Mr Hiroshi Nakaso, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the BIS FXWG-MPG meeting, Tokyo, 26 February 2016.

26 Feb 2016

Sheila M'Mbijjewe: Launch of the 2016 FinAccess Household Survey

Speech by Ms Sheila M'Mbijjewe, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the launch of the 2016 FinAccess Household Survey, Nairobi, 18 February 2016.

26 Feb 2016

Kuben Naidoo: Monetary policy in South Africa

Address by Mr Kuben Naidoo, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the FEDUSA Leadership and Collective Bargaining Conference, Muldersdrift, 19 February 2016.

25 Feb 2016

Takahide Kiuchi: Recent developments in economic activity, prices and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Takahide Kiuchi, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Kagoshima, 25 February 2016.

25 Feb 2016

Lawrence Schembri: Connecting the dots - elevated household debt and the risk to financial stability

Remarks by Mr Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Guelph Chamber of Commerce, Guelph, Ontario, 24 February 2016.

25 Feb 2016

Jorgovanka Tabaković: Overview of recent monetary and macroeconomic trends in Serbia

Introductory speech by Dr Jorgovanka Tabaković, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the presentation of the Inflation Report - February 2016, Belgrade, 19 February 2016.

24 Feb 2016

Simon M Potter: Money markets after liftoff - assessment to date and the road ahead

Remarks by Mr Simon M Potter, Executive Vice President of the Markets Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the 70th Anniversary Celebration of the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, New York City, 22 February 2016.

24 Feb 2016

Stanley Fischer: Recent monetary policy developments

Speech by Mr Stanley Fischer, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the "Energy Transition: Strategies for a New World," 35th Annual IHS CERAWeek, Houston, Texas, 23 February 2016.

24 Feb 2016

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Philippines in 2016 - sustaining resilience amid headwinds

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the 3rd Business Forum of The Manila Times, Manila, 23 February 2016.

24 Feb 2016

Sabine Lautenschläger: Caught in the middle? Small and medium-sized banks and European banking supervision

Speech by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at the Banking Evening of the Deutsche Bundesbank Regional Office in Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, 22 February 2016.

23 Feb 2016

Rodrigo Vergara: The Monetary Policy Report and the Financial Stability Report

Presentation by Mr Rodrigo Vergara, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, before the Finance Commission of the Honorable Senate of the Republic, Santiago de Chile, 21 December 2015.

23 Feb 2016

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, 18 February 2016.

23 Feb 2016

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Raising standards in Malaysia's financial services industry

Remarks by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Centre of Excellence (ACE) Ground Breaking Ceremony, Kuala Lumpur, 22 February 2016.

23 Feb 2016

Thomas Jordan: Monetary policy in the euro area's neighbouring countries

Text of the SAFE Policy Lecture by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the SAFE Policy Center, Frankfurt am Main, 23 February 2016.

22 Feb 2016

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Sustainable inclusive growth and good governance

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the 2016 General Assembly of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines, Manila, 10 February 2016.

22 Feb 2016

Guy Debelle: Interest rate benchmarks

Speech by Mr Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the KangaNews Debt Capital Markets Summit 2016, Sydney, 22 February 2016.

19 Feb 2016

Erdem Başçi: Recent economic and financial developments in Turkey

Speech by Mr Erdem Başçi, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the press conference for the presentation of the January 2016 Inflation Report, Ankara, 26 January 2016.

19 Feb 2016

Luigi Federico Signorini: Policy and regulatory issues confronting the current global economic and financial environment

Keynote address by Mr Luigi Federico Signorini, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the International Finance Corporation, 7th Annual Global Trade Partners Meeting, Milan, 17 February 2016.

18 Feb 2016

William C Dudley: Remarks at the New York Fed's Economic Press Briefing on the Household Debt and Credit Report

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the New York Fed's Economic Press Briefing on the Household Debt and Credit Report, New York City, 12 February 2016.

18 Feb 2016

Patrick Njoroge: Transforming Kenya's financial sector

Speech by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the launch of Barclays Centennial Celebrations, Nairobi, 12 February 2016.

18 Feb 2016

Tharman Shanmugaratnam: The Gallery - promoting Singapore's central bank role and mission

Remarks by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Opening of the MAS Gallery, Singapore, 16 February 2016.

18 Feb 2016

Malcolm Edey: The evolving risk environment

Speech by Mr Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Australian Shareholders Association (ASA) Investor Forum, Sydney, 18 February 2016.

18 Feb 2016

Haruhiko Kuroda: The Bank's Semiannual Report on Currency and Monetary Control

Statement by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, before the Committee on Financial Affairs, House of Councillors, Tokyo, 18 February 2016.

17 Feb 2016

Yves Mersch: Oral hearing of the Federal Constitutional Court 16 February 2016 in the OMT proceedings

Introductory statement of the European Central Bank by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Oral hearing of the Federal Constitutional Court in the OMT proceedings, Karlsruhe, 16 February 2016.

17 Feb 2016

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, before the Hearing at the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 15 February 2016.