Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 1999

Date Titles
18 May 1999

Mr George outlines monetary and exchange rate policies for sustainable growth (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 May 1999)

Speech by the Governor of the Bank of England, Mr E A J George, at The Central Bank Policies Conference, Macau, 17 May 1999.

14 May 1999

Mr Latter comments on the euro: first impressions from Hong Kong (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 11 May 1999)

Address by Mr Tony Latter, a Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the seminar entitled, 'Five months of the euro: what does it mean for business in Hong Kong?' held in Hong Kong on 11 May 1999.

14 May 1999

Mr Carse gives a speech on the subject of credit risk during the Asian crisis

Speech by Mr David Carse, a Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Asian International Conference

14 May 1999

Mr Yam discusses the sustainability of monetary and exchange rate policies (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 May 1999)

Speech by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Mr Joseph Yam, JP, at the International Conference on Central Banking Policies: Leading the Way Towards Sustainable Growth presented by the Monetary and Foreign Exchange Authority of Macau on 14 May 1999.

12 May 1999

Mr Latter gives an overview from Hong Kong of eight Asian economies

Keynote address by Mr Tony Latter, a Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Asian Financial Markets Conference held in Hong Kong on 26-27 April 1999.

12 May 1999

Mr Heikensten discusses global capital: advantages, problems and remedies (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 3 May 1999)

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, the Swedish central bank to the Institute of International Affairs in Stockholm on 3 May 1999.

10 May 1999

Mr Gjedrem focuses on monetary policy challenges in Norway (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 3 May 1999)

Article by Mr Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank, the Norwegian central bank, published in the Norwegian daily Aftenposten on 3 May 1999.

10 May 1999

Mr Duisenberg reports on the outcome of the latest meeting of the ECB Governing Council (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 6 May 1999)

Introductory statement by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr W F Duisenberg at the press conference held in Frankfurt on 6 May 1999.

10 May 1999

Mr Greenspan discusses the US economy in a world context (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 6 May 1999)

Remarks by the Chairman of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr Alan Greenspan, at the 35th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago on 6 May 1999.

7 May 1999

Mr Thiessen discusses the effect on the Canadian economy of recent global financial turbulence (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 May 1999)

Remarks by Gordon G Thiessen, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the 'Chambre de commerce de la région sherbrookoise' in Sherbrooke, Quebec on 4 May 1999.

7 May 1999

Mr Duisenberg outlines the benefits of European Monetary Union, growth and stability for Europe (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 27 Apr 1999)

Speech by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr W F Duisenberg, at the Global Economy conference organised by the Economic Strategy Institute in Washington, D C on 27 April 1999.

6 May 1999

Mr Noyer's overview on the relationship between politics and central banks (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 3 May 1999)

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, on the relationship between politics and central banks to the Estonian Central Bank at Tallinn, Estonia on 3 May 1999.

6 May 1999

Mr Duisenberg offers his view on the role of the European Central Bank in a united Europe (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 May 1999)

Speech by the President of the European Central Bank, Dr W F Duisenberg, at the National Bank of Poland in Warsaw on 4 May 1999.

5 May 1999

Mr Yam presents the 1998 Hong Kong Monetary Authority's annual report (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 3 May 1999)

Speech by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Mr Joseph Yam, on the occasion of the presentation of the 1998 HKMA annual report before the Legislative Council Financial Affairs Panel in Hong Kong on 3 May 1999.

5 May 1999

Mr Heikensten speaks on monetary policy with a focus on exchange rate (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 19 Apr 1999)

Speech by the Deputy Governor of the Bank of Sweden, Mr Lars Heikensten, to Riksbank's primary dealers in Stockholm on 19 April 1999.

4 May 1999

Mr Yam discusses financial stability, region and international co-operation (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 2 May 1999)

Speech by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Mr Joseph Yam, at the 32nd Asian Development Bank annual meeting, in Manila, the Philippines, on 2 May 1999.

4 May 1999

Mr Greenspan discusses recent trends in the management of foreign exchange reserves (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 29 Apr 1999)

Speech by the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Alan Greenspan, at the World Bank's conference on Recent Trends in Reserves Management, Washington, D.C., on 29 April 1999.

30 Apr 1999

Mr Gehrig focuses on special structural characteristics involved in solving the Year 2000 problem for the financial sector in Switzerland (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 30 Apr 1999)

Speech by Prof Bruno Gehrig, a member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Global 2000 Coordinating Group Meeting in Montreux on 30 April 1999.

30 Apr 1999

Mr Hayami reports on recent monetary and economic conditions in Japan and elucidates progress toward the reconstruction of Japan's financial system (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 18 Mar 1999)

Speech by the Governor of the Bank of Japan, Mr Masaru Hayami, at the Research Institute of Japan in Tokyo on 18 March 1999.

29 Apr 1999

Mr Gramlich gives his views on stabilization policy strategy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 22 Apr 1999)

Remarks by Mr Edward M Gramlich, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Wharton Public Policy Forum Series in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 22 April 1999.

29 Apr 1999

Mr Carse tackles the subject of 'restructuring and workouts' in Hong Kong (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 29 Apr 1999)

Speech by Mr David Carse, a Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, to the American Chamber of Commerce YPC/Financial Services Committees Luncheon Meeting, held in Hong Kong on 29 April 1999.

28 Apr 1999

Mr Meyer considers the role of exchange rate policy, macroeconomic policy, banking supervision and regulation (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 22 Apr 1999)

Remarks by Mr Laurence H Meyer, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Ninth Annual Hyman P Minsky Conference on Financial Structure at the Jerome Levy Economics Institute, Bard College, Annandale-on-the-Hudson, New York on 22 April 1999.

28 Apr 1999

Mr Stark discusses the role and prospects of the euro in an international context (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 26 Apr 1999)

Speech by the Deputy Governor of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Dr. Jürgen Stark, to the European Institute in Washington on 26 April 1999.

27 Apr 1999

Mr Meyer discusses the euro in the international financial system (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 26 Apr 1999)

Remarks by Mr Laurence H Meyer, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the European Institute's Conference 'Challenges to the European Millennium', in Washington, DC on 26 April 1999.

27 Apr 1999

Mr Clementi comments on UK financial services following the launch of the euro (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Apr 1999)

Speech by Mr David Clementi, a Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the Economist Conference in London on 23 April 1999.

26 Apr 1999

Mr Ferguson looks at the challenges to the US payments system posed by the Year 2000 problem

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson Jr, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the National Automated Clearing House Association in Atlanta, Georgia on April 13, 1999.

26 Apr 1999

Mr Stals talks about the international economic environment

Address by the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, Dr Chris Stals, at the Convention of the Institute of Life and Pension Advisers (ILPA) in Johannesburg on April 12, 1999.

26 Apr 1999

Bank of Japan's April report of recent economic and financial developments (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 13 Apr 1999)

Bank of Japan, Communication, 13 April 1999.

20 Apr 1999

Dr Liebscher talks about European Economic and Monetary Union - Chances and Challenges for Europe (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 9 Apr 1999)

Address by the Governor of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Dr Klaus Liebscher, to the Eurogiro Central and Eastern European Conference at the SAS Palais Hotel in Vienna on 9 April, 1999.

20 Apr 1999

Mr Erçel discusses financial risk and its management (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 8 Apr 1999)

Address by the Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Mr Gazi Erçel, at the Sixth Annual Global Finance Conference, Bilgi University, Istanbul, on 8 April, 1999.

19 Apr 1999

Dr Sabirin talks about efforts to save Indonesian banks (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 7 Apr 1999)

Presentation by the Governor of Bank Indonesia, Dr Syrahil Sabirin, at The Indonesian Executive Circle (IEC) Forum in Jakarta on 7 April, 1999.

19 Apr 1999

Mr Tietmeyer addresses the topic of the Eurosystem's approach to monetary stability

Address by the President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Prof Hans Tietmeyer, to the Swedish Economic Association in Stockholm on April 12, 1999.

13 Apr 1999

Mr Yam talks about the implementation of financial policies in the HKSAR. (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 10 Apr 1999)

Address by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Mr. Joseph Yam, at a symposium in commemoration of the 9th anniversary of the promulgation of the Basic Law of the HKSAR in Hong Kong on 10 April 1999.

13 Apr 1999

Mr Duisenberg reports at a press conference on the outcome of the meeting of the Governing Council of the ECB. (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 8 Apr 1999)

Introductory statement by the President of the European Central Bank, Mr. Wim Duisenberg, in Frankfurt on 8 April 1999.

6 Apr 1999

Mr Stark discusses regional integration and stability in the context of global markets (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Mar 1999)

Speech by the Deputy Governor of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Dr Jürgen Stark, presented at the Central Bank of the Argentine Republic in Buenos Aires on 24 March 1999.

6 Apr 1999

Mr Stals' statement on South Africa as an emerging market (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 29 Mar 1999)

Statement by the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, Mr Chris Stals, at the Annual Dinner of Ethos Private Equity in Stellenbosch on 29 March 1999.