Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2002

Date Titles
24 Jun 2002

Joseph Yam: Complaints against banks and the role of the HKMA

Speech by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Hong Kong Association of Banks Half-Yearly Dinner, Hong Kong, 24 June 2002.

24 Jun 2002

Niklaus Blattner: Review of the Swiss economy

Introductory remarks by Prof Dr Niklaus Blattner, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Geneva, 14 June 2002

24 Jun 2002

Bruno Gehrig: Review of the Swiss economy

Introductory remarks by Prof Bruno Gehrig, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Geneva, 14 June 2002.

24 Jun 2002

Jean-Pierre Roth: Review of the Swiss economy

Introductory remarks by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Geneva, 14 June 2002

24 Jun 2002

Willem F Duisenberg: The euro as a catalyst for integration and competition in EMU

Speech by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the 30th Economics Conference 'Competition of Regions and Integration in EMU', Vienna, 13 June 2002.

20 Jun 2002

Susan S Bies: Banking supervision and its application in developing countries

Speech by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the World Bank Group's Finance Forum 2002, Chantilly, Virginia, 20 June 2002.

20 Jun 2002

Tony Latter: Hong Kong's currency board today - the unexpected challenge of deflation

Speech by Mr Tony Latter, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the conference on 'Alternative exchange rate regimes in the globalised world', organised by Eesti Pank to mark ten years of the currency board in Estonia, Tallinn, 11 June 2002.

20 Jun 2002

Jaime Caruana: Presentation of the Bank of Spain's annual report

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain, to the Governing Council of the Bank of Spain on the presentation of the annual report, Madrid, 14 June 2002.

20 Jun 2002

Nout Wellink: The role of national central banks within the European system of central banks- the example of De Nederlandsche Bank

Introduction by Dr Nout Wellink, President of De Nederlandsche Bank and President of the Bank for International Settlements, to the paper ¿The Role of National Central Banks within the European System of Central Banks: The Example of De Nederlandsche Bank¿, Oesterreichische Nationalbank Conference ¿Competition of Regions and Integration in EMU¿, Vienna, 13-14 June 2002

17 Jun 2002

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

Bank of Japan, 13 June 2002.

17 Jun 2002

Susan S Bies: Bank performance and corporate governance

Remarks by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 112th Annual Meeting of the Tennessee Bankers Association, Hot Springs, Virginia, 11 June 2002.

17 Jun 2002

Kristina Persson: The economic situation in a monetary policy perspective

Speech by Ms Kristina Persson, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at a conference by Sveriges Kyrkokamerala förening, Sundsvall, 11 June 2002.

17 Jun 2002

Bruno Gehrig: Global economic trends and their implications for financial market infrastructures

Speech by Prof Bruno Gehrig, Vice Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the 11th International Securities Services Association (ISSA) at the UBS Executive Development Center, Wolfsberg, 12 June 2002.

17 Jun 2002

David Dodge: Trust, transparency and financial markets

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Greater Halifax Partnership, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 11 June 2002.

12 Jun 2002

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank and Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt, 6 June 2002.

12 Jun 2002

Eva Srejber: Sweden and European integration

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at the IBC Euroforum: Nordic Banking, Stockholm, 3 June 2002.

12 Jun 2002

Susan S Bies: Lessons to be re?learned from recent breakdowns in corporate accounting

Remarks by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Institute of International Bankers, New York, 10 June 2002.

12 Jun 2002

Svein Gjedrem: Monetary policy and wage growth

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), to the general assembly of the Employers¿ Organisation NAVO, 11 June 2002.

12 Jun 2002

Svein Gjedrem: Inflation targeting in an oil economy

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at Sparebanken Møre, Ålesund, 4 June 2002.

12 Jun 2002

Urban Bäckström: The importance of a well-functioning stock market

Remarks by Mr Urban Bäckström, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at the World Federation of Investors 20th World Congress, Stockholm, 7 June 2002.

31 May 2002

Jaime Caruana: Asset price bubbles - implications for monetary, regulatory and international policies

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, 24 April 2002.

31 May 2002

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Corporate governance and aspects of the regulatory framework instituted in Malaysia

Special address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the 2nd Seminar for Central Banks and Monetary Agencies on AAOIFI¿s Accounting Standards, Kuala Lumpur, 29 May 2002.

31 May 2002

I J Macfarlane: Overview of the Australian economy

Opening statement by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Finance and Public Administration, Sydney, 31 May 2002.

31 May 2002

Masaru Hayami: The economy - recent developments and challenges

Speech by Mr Masaru Hayami, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at Kisaragi-kai, Tokyo, 30 May 2002.

29 May 2002

Mark W Olson: The European Union's financial services action plan

Testimony of Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, 22 May 2002.

29 May 2002

Mervyn King: The Monetary Policy Committee - five years on

Speech delivered by Mr Mervyn King, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the Society of Business Economists, at the Royal College of Pathologists, London, 22 May 2002

29 May 2002

Willem F Duisenberg: Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 21 May 2002

28 May 2002

David : Documentation risk, operational risk and the New Capital Accord

Speech by Mr David , Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Asia Pacific Loan Market Association Documentation Launch, Hong Kong, 24 May 2002.

28 May 2002

Joseph Yam: The Asian crisis - lessons for the future

Opening remarks by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the HKMA Fifth Distinguished Lecture: ¿The Asian Crisis: Lessons for the Future¿, Hong Kong, 21 May 2002.

28 May 2002

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: The Malaysian banking industry - gearing up for excellence

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Malaysian Banking & Financial Services Summit 2002 - ¿Gearing up for excellence¿, held in Kuala Lumpur, 20 May 2002.

28 May 2002

Guy Quaden: New views on firms' investment and finance decisions

Opening address by Mr Guy Quaden, Governor of the National Bank of Belgium, for the National Bank of Belgium Conference, Brussels, 27-28 May 2002.

28 May 2002

Guy Quaden: The Euro - a milestone on the path of European integration and a contribution to world economy stability

Keynote address by Mr Guy Quaden, Governor of the National Bank of Belgium, at the OECD Forum, Paris, 14 May 2002.

22 May 2002

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

Bank of Japan, 22 May 2002.

22 May 2002

Glenn Stevens: International economic and financial issues - an RBA perspective

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Australian Banking & Finance News Magazine, Asia Australia Investment Conference & Expo, Sydney, 16 May 2002.

22 May 2002

Villy Bergström: Forecasts and business cycles

Speech by Mr Villy Bergström; Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, to the Elmateriel Leverantörernas förening (Association of Swedish Electrical Installation Material), Stockholm, 15 May 2002.

22 May 2002

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Community and regional banks - increasing complexity and risk-management needs

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 106th Annual Convention of the North Carolina Bankers Association, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, 21 May 2002.

22 May 2002

Willem F Duisenberg: Challenges to the ECB's monetary policy

Speech by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, upon receiving the European Banker of the Year Award on behalf of the Governing Council of the ECB, Frankfurt, 16 May 2002

22 May 2002

Nout Wellink: Monetary unions in Europe and the US - just how different are they?

Speech by Mr Nout Wellink, President of De Nederlandsche Bank and President of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Institut International d¿Etudes Bancaires, Amsterdam, 17 May 2002.

15 May 2002

Koh Yong Guan: Regulatory approaches in global capital markets

Keynote address by Mr Koh Yong Guan, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the MAS Capital Markets Seminar 2002, Singapore, 2 May 2002.

15 May 2002

Tony Latter: Who or what determines monetary policy in Hong Kong?

Speech by Mr Tony Latter, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, to the Hong Kong seminar on Financial Services in Asia, organised by Lovells and the Pacific Rim Advisory Council, 13 May 2002.