Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2001

Date Titles
30 May 2001

Willem F Duisenberg: The ECB's assessment of current economic and monetary developments and prospects for the euro area

Introductory statement delivered by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, on 28 May 2001

25 May 2001

Lee Hsien Loong: Building one financial world

Address by Mr Lee Hsien Loong, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the 42nd ACI World Congress, held in Singapore on 25 May 2001

25 May 2001

Laurence H Meyer: The global outlook and challenges facing central banks around the world

Remarks by Mr Laurence H Meyer, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Edinburgh Finance and Investment Seminar, held in Edinburgh, Scotland, 24 May 2001

25 May 2001

Christian Noyer: Monetary policy formulation in the euro area

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the "Monetary Policy and the Markets" conference of the National Association for Business Economics, Washington, DC, 21 May 2001

24 May 2001

Alan Greenspan: Economic developments

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Economic Club of New York, New York, 24 May 2001

24 May 2001

Donald T Brash: Should the Reserve Bank of New Zealand have eased as fast as the Federal Reserve?

Speech by Dr Donald T Brash, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Rotary Club of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, 21 May 2001

24 May 2001

Y V Reddy: Issues in choosing between single and multiple regulators of financial system

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Public Policy Workshop, at ICRIER, New Delhi on 22 May 2001.

23 May 2001

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Welcoming remarks to the Asia/Pacific Group on Money Laundering

Remarks by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Bank Negara Malaysia, to the Asia/Pacific Group on Money Laundering's 4th Annual Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, 22 May 2001

23 May 2001

Laurence H Meyer: Comparative central banking and the politics of monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Laurence H Meyer, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the National Association for Business Economics Seminar on Monetary Policy and the Markets, Washington, DC, 21 May 2001

23 May 2001

David Clementi: Banks and systemic risk theory and evidence

Speech by Mr David Clementi, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at a Bank of England Conference held in London, 23 May 2001

22 May 2001

Urban Bäckström: Monetary policy in a small open technology-oriented economy outside the major currency blocs

Speech by Mr Urban Bäckström, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors and President of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Conference on New Challenges for Credit Markets and Monetary Policy, hosted by Handelsbanken and held in Stockholm, 18 May 2001

22 May 2001

Alan Greenspan: Issues for bank regulators

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Conference of State Banking Supervisors, Traverse City, Michigan (via satellite), 18 May 2001

22 May 2001

Willem F Duisenberg: The European Central Bank, the Eurosystem and the European System of Central Banks

Speech delivered by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the ceremony to inaugurate the new building of the Banque centrale du Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 18 May 2001

22 May 2001

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: A few thoughts on financial sector and payments activities

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Independent Community Bankers of America, Washington, DC, 21 May 2001

21 May 2001

Jean-Claude Trichet: Preserving monetary and financial stability in an increasingly globalised world

Keynote address by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, Governor of the Banque de France, at the OECD Forum 2001 on Sustainable Development and the New Economy, Paris, 16 May 2001.

21 May 2001

M R Chatu Mongol Sonakul: Corporate challenges in the new millennium

Speech by M R Chatu Mongol Sonakul, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Annual Business Awards Gala Dinner of the Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce held in Bangkok, 17 May 2001.

21 May 2001

Winston Dookeran: The state of the economy in Trinidad and Tobago and the outlook for 2001

Address by Mr Winston Dookeran, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, to the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce, 16 May 2001

21 May 2001

Bank of Japan's May report of recent economic and financial developments

Bank of Japan's May report of recent economic and financial developments

18 May 2001

Laurence H Meyer: The new Basel Accord: challenges for banks and their supervisors

Remarks by Mr Laurence H Meyer, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Risk Management Association's Conference on Capital Management, Washington, DC, 17 May 2001

18 May 2001

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Scaling new heights after the banking consolidation

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia, at the opening of the Malaysian Banking Summit 2001, Kuala Lumpur, 17 May 2001

18 May 2001

Eva Srejber: The transmission mechanism

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, Second Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Umeå University, Umeå, 15 May 2001

18 May 2001

David Klein: The opening of the financial markets and the efficiency of Israel's macroeconomic policy

Address by Mr David Klein, Governor of the Bank of Israel, to the Herzliya Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, 17 May 2001

16 May 2001

T T Mboweni: Volatility in the currency markets and its impact on monetary policy

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the ACI meeting, held in Pretoria, 14 May 2001

16 May 2001

Villy Bergström: Monetary policy in an uncertain world

Speech by Mr Villy Bergström, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the Sparbanksstiftelsen Nya, held at the Gävle concert hall, 14 May 2001

16 May 2001

Pierluigi Ciocca: Supervision: one or more institutions?

Remarks by Mr Pierluigi Ciocca, Deputy Director General of the Bank of Italy, to the Conference on 'The new structures of financial markets: how should supervision be organized?' held in Bologna, 4 May 2001

16 May 2001

David Klein: Three differences between Israel and the US in the 'quality of the environment' in managing monetary policy

Address by Mr David Klein, Governor of the Bank of Israel, to the Israel-America Chamber of Commerce, held in Tel-Aviv, 10 May 2001.

14 May 2001

Ian Macfarlane: Statement to House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Finance and Public Administration

Opening statement by Mr IJ Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Finance and Public Administration, Melbourne, 11 May 2001

14 May 2001

Lars Heikensten: On clarity and flexibility

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a Center for Business and Policy Studies (SNS) seminar held in Stockholm on 9 May 2001

14 May 2001

Otmar Issing: The European Monetary Union in a globalised world

Speech by Professor Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, delivered at the Second Vienna Globalization Symposium, Institut für den Donauraum und Mitteleuropa, Wirtschaftskammer Österreich, Vienna, 11 May 2001

11 May 2001

Alan Greenspan: The financial safety net

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 37th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 10 May 2001

11 May 2001

Laurence H Meyer: Controlling the safety net

Remarks by Mr Laurence H Meyer, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 37th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 10 May 2001

11 May 2001

Lars Heikensten: Challenges for the Swedish fixed income market

Speech by Lars Heikensten, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the RäntEvent, Modern Museum, Stockholm, 8 May 2001

8 May 2001

The Rt Hon Sir Edward George: International efforts to improve the global economy

Speech by The Rt Hon Sir Edward George, Governor of the Bank of England, to the Swiss Institute of International Studies at the University of Zurich, 7 May 2001

8 May 2001

Hermann Remsperger: Aging: is this really a relevant issue for a central bank?

Speech by Professor Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Bundesbank 2001 spring conference, Eltville 4 May 2001

8 May 2001

Otmar Issing: The euro and the ECB: Successful start challenges ahead

Speech by Professor Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at Market News Seminar, London, 3 May 2001

8 May 2001

Peter Nicholl: Recent banking sector developments in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Speech by Mr Peter Nicholl, Governor of the Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina, at the ceremony of the taking over of Hrvatska Po¿tanska Bank by Raiffeisen Bank, Mostar, 5 May 2001

4 May 2001

William J McDonough: The role of financial stability

An address by Mr William J McDonough, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the XIII International Frankfurt Banking Evening, Frankfurt, Germany, 3 May 2001

4 May 2001

David Dodge: Update on economic and monetary developments in Canada

Opening statement by David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance, Ottawa, 1 May 2001

4 May 2001

Süreyya Serdengeçti: Recent developments in the Turkish economy

Speech by Süreyya Serdengeçti, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, made at the 69th Shareholders' Ordinary General Meeting of the Central Bank, Ankara, 24 April 2001

3 May 2001

Nout Wellink: Prospects for a unified Europe

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Nederlandsche Bank, at the European Institute in Washington DC, 30 April 2001.