Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jan to Mar 2017

Date Titles
20 Mar 2017

Norman T L Chan: Hong Kong's development as the premier banking hub in Asia

Opening remarks by Mr Norman T L Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the HKMA Conference for Independent Non-Executive Directors (INEDs), Hong Kong, 16 March 2017.

20 Mar 2017

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Advancing cooperation in an increasingly non-cooperative world

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the EU-ASEAN Business Summit, Manila, 10 March 2017.

20 Mar 2017

Norman T L Chan: Sound banking

Closing remarks by Mr Norman T L Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the HKMA Conference for Independent Non-Executive Directors (INEDs), Hong Kong, 16 March 2017.

20 Mar 2017

Luci Ellis: Women in the economy and in economics

Speech by Ms Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the ACT Launch of the Women in Economics Network, Canberra, 20 March 2017.

17 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: The European Central Bank's monetary policy - past and present

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Febelfin Connect event, Brussels/Londerzeel, 16 March 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Takako Masai: Japan's economy and monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Takako Masai, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at the Ninth Japan Securities Summit, London, 8 March 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Lesetja Kganyago: Encouraging South Africans to participate in their Reserve Bank

Remarks by Mr Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the press conference to announce the sale of SARB shares to the general public, South African Reserve Bank, Pretoria, 2 March 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Chiranjibi Nepal: Shifting the financial paradigm - courage to act together

Address by Dr Chiranjibi Nepal, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal, at the 9th Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV) Conference, Kathmandu, 7-9 March 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: The euro area economic outlook and monetary policy

Intervention by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at a panel discussion at the G-20 conference "The G20 Agenda under the German Presidency", organised by the Institute of International Finance, Frankfurt am Main, 15 March 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Ashraf Mahmood Wathra: Pakistan and China further strengthen their bonds

Speech by Mr Ashraf Mahmood Wathra, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the signing of the Share Purchase Agreement with the Consortium of Chinese Exchanges and local financial institutions, Karachi, 20 January 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Kevin Stiroh: A perspective on supervisory objectives and trade-offs

Keynote remarks by Mr Kevin Stiroh, Executive Vice President of the Financial Institution Supervision Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs and the Clearing House Association Conference on "Optimal Bank Capital Regulation," Columbia University, New York City, 23 February 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Andreas Dombret: Basel III - goal within sight

Opening speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Bundesbank symposium on "Banking supervision in dialogue", Frankfurt am Main, 15 March 2017.

15 Mar 2017

Jens Weidmann: Welcome remarks - "The G20 Agenda under the German Presidency"

Welcome remarks by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the 9th Annual IIF G20 Conference "The G20 Agenda under the German Presidency", Frankfurt am Main, 15 March 2017.

15 Mar 2017

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Financial inclusion

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the Signing of the Memorandum of Agreement for the Banking on Your Future (BOYF) Kiddie and Teen Account Program and the Awarding Ceremony of the 2015-2016 Guro ng Pag-Asa, Manila, 7 March 2017.

15 Mar 2017

Daniel Mminele: Economic prospects for 2017

Address by Mr Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the networking lunch co-hosted by the South African German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Eastern Cape Economic Development Corporation and the East London Industrial Development Zone, East London, South Africa, 24 February 2017.

15 Mar 2017

Andreas Dombret: Between global competition and the regional principle - which bank needs which rules?

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the "G20 and Locally Focused Banks" conference, Berlin, 9 March 2017.

15 Mar 2017

Michele Bullock: Has the way we look at financial stability changed since the Global Financial Crisis?

Speech by Ms Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Bloomberg Breakfast, Sydney, 14 March 2017.

15 Mar 2017

Takako Masai: Economic and financial developments and monetary policy in Japan

Speech by Mr Takako Masai, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a Seminar, hosted by the Embassy of Japan in Switzerland (Zurich), 6 March 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Elvira Nabiullina: Establishing a mega regulator for the Russian financial sector

Speech by Ms Elvira Nabiullina, Governor of the Bank of Russia, at the Federation Council, Moscow, 15 February 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Loi Bakani: Enhancing the enabling environment to support E-Business in Papua New Guinea

Presentation talking points by Mr Loi M Bakani, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, at the BSP E-Business Expo, Port Moresby, 1 February 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Michael Held: Reforming culture and conduct in the financial services industry - how can lawyers help?

Remarks by Mr Michael Held, Executive Vice President of the Legal Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at Yale Law Schoo's Chirelstein Colloquium, New Haven, Connecticut, 8 March 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Andreas Dombret: The challenges currently facing the German banking sector

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the annual reception of the Regional Office in Bremen, Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt, Hanover, 6 March 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: Walled off? Banking regulation after the crisis

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 Institute of International and European Affairs, Dublin, 13 March 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Mario Draghi: Moving to the frontier - promoting the diffusion of innovation

Welcome address by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the joint conference by the ECB and the MIT Lab for Innovation Science and Policy "Fostering Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Euro area", Frankfurt am Main, 13 March 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Chiranjibi Nepal: Financial institutions/alternative investments - creating value for money

Special address by Dr Chiranjibi Nepal, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal, at the Nepal Investment Summit 2017, Kathmandu, 3 March 2017.

13 Mar 2017

Janet Yellen: From adding accommodation to scaling it back

Speech by Ms Janet L Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Executives' Club of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 3 March 2017.

13 Mar 2017

Ashraf Mahmood Wathra: Improvements in Pakistan's economy and opportunities for investment

Address by Mr Ashraf Mahmood Wathra, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, for the Bloomberg Economic Forum, Karachi, 23 November 2016.

13 Mar 2017

Stanley Fischer: Monetary policy - by rule, by committee, or by both?

Speech by Mr Stanley Fischer, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2017 US Monetary Policy Forum, sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, New York City, 3 March 2017.

13 Mar 2017

R Gandhi: Improving investor interest - recent legislative and regulatory measures

Keynote address by Mr R Gandhi, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the "Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting 2017", jointly organised by Link Legal India Law Services and Globalaw, Mumbai, 2 March 2017.

13 Mar 2017

Philip R Lane: Prospects for the Irish economy

Speech by Mr Philip R Lane, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Cork Chamber of Commerce, Cork, 23 February 2017.

13 Mar 2017

Haruhiko Kuroda: Building a more robust financial system: where are we after the Global Financial Crisis and where do we go from here?

Speech by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Deposit Insurance Corporation of Japan (DICJ)-International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) International Conference, Tokyo, 16 February 2017.

13 Mar 2017

Chiranjibi Nepal: Emerging opportunities and challenges of financial inclusion in Asia-Pacific region

Keynote address by Dr Chiranjibi Nepal, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal, at the Regional Forum on "Emerging opportunities and challenges of financial inclusion in Asia-Pacific region", Kathmandu, 9 November 2016.

13 Mar 2017

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, Yamanashi, 23 February 2017.

10 Mar 2017

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 March 2017.

10 Mar 2017

Philip R Lane: The role of financial regulation in protecting consumers

Speech by Mr Philip R Lane, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the University College Cork, Cork, 23 February 2017.

10 Mar 2017

Philip Lowe: Opening statement to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics

Opening statement by Mr Philip Lowe, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Sydney, 24 February 2017.

10 Mar 2017

Barry Whiteside: The Fijian financial system and the commercial banking industry

Address by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the 3rd anniversary celebrations of HFC Bank, Suva, 4 March 2017.

10 Mar 2017

Yannis Stournaras: Recent economic and financial developments in Greece

Speech by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the 84th Annual Meeting of Shareholders, Athens, 24 February 2017.

10 Mar 2017

Luci Ellis: Opening remarks to Plenary Panel at the Australasian Housing Researchers Conference

Opening remarks by Ms Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Plenary Panel at the Australasian Housing Researchers Conference, Melbourne, 16 February 2017.

10 Mar 2017

Mohammad Y Al-Hashel: Ensuring stability in turbulent times

Keynote speech by His Excellency Dr Mohammad Y Al-Hashel, Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait, at the 12th High Level Meeting for the Middle East & North Africa Region, jointly organized by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, the Financial Stability Institute and the Arab Monetary Fund, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 7 December 2016.