Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2003

Date Titles
27 Jun 2003

Toshiro Muto: Structural changes in the world economy and challenges facing Japan's economy

Speech by Mr Toshiro Muto, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the JCIF International Finance Seminar, Tokyo, 17 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

Andrew Large: Convergence in insurance and banking - some financial stability issues

Speech by Sir Andrew Large, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at a conference in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, London, 12 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

Michael C Bonello: Population ageing - a major challenge for policymakers

Speech by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the opening session of two workshops on pension reform, organised in Floriana, Malta, by the World Bank Institute, 9 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

Willem F Duisenberg: The first lustrum of the ECB

Speech by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the International Frankfurt Banking Evening, Frankfurt, 16 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

Lars Heikensten: The Riksbank and the euro

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Society of International Treasurers Convention, Stockholm, 17 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

Toshihiko Fukui: Europe's single currency and Japan's contributions to Asian development

Speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, on the occasion of dinner in the French Embassy, Tokyo, 11 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

Toshihiko Fukui: Challenges for monetary policy in Japan

Speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Spring Meeting of the Japan Society of Monetary Economics, on the occasion of its 60th anniversary, Tokyo, 1 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

The Rt Hon Sir Edward George: A broadbrush review of the UK economy

Speech by The Rt Hon Sir Edward George, Governor of the Bank of England, at the Lord Mayor¿s Banquet for Bankers and Merchants of the City of London, Mansion House, London, 18 June 2003.

27 Jun 2003

David Dodge: Recent economic developments and the conduct of monetary policy

Speech by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Metropolitan Halifax Chamber of Commerce, Halifax, 18 June 2003.

23 Jun 2003

Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala: Asian Bond Fund

Speech by Mr Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at Euro 50 Group Roundtable, Tokyo, 12 June 2003.

23 Jun 2003

Niklaus Blattner: The financial system and the regulatory challenges in securities clearing and settlement systems

Speech by Prof Dr Niklaus Blattner, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank. at the Seventh Conference of Central Securities Depositories, Lucerne, 12 June 2003.

23 Jun 2003

Susan S Bies: Managing business risks

Speech by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Oregon Bankers Association, Independent Community Banks of Oregon, and Idaho Bankers Association; Sunriver, Oregon, 16 June 2003.

23 Jun 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Basel II - some issues for implementation

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Basel Sessions 2003, Institute of International Finance, New York, 17 June 2003.

23 Jun 2003

Roger WFerguson, Jr: Basel II - discussion of complex issues

Testimony by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, 18 June 2003.

20 Jun 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Uncertain times - Economic challenges facing the United States and Japan

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Institute of International Bankers, New York, 11 June 2003.

20 Jun 2003

E E Ngalande: The importance of financial system modernisation in Africa

Keynote address by Dr E E Ngalande, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Malawi, at the Perago User Group Conference, Johannesburg, 24-25 April 2003.

20 Jun 2003

Joseph O Sanusi: Information and communication technology for the social transformation of Nigeria

Special remarks by Dr Joseph O Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, delivered at the Dinner/Investor Forum organised by Leapfrog Venture Partners Ltd during the National Summit on SMIEIS, Victoria Island, Lagos, 10 June 2003.

20 Jun 2003

Joseph O Sanusi: Embracing good corporate governance practices in Nigeria

Keynote address by Dr Joseph O Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, at the 19th Annual Directors¿ Seminar organised by the Financial Institutions Training Centre (FITC), Abuja, 17-19 June 2003.

20 Jun 2003

Jean-Pierre Roth: Recent financial and economic developments in Switzerland

Introductory remarks by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 13 June 2003.

20 Jun 2003

Jean-Pierre Roth: Switzerland in the EU environment

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Polish-Swiss Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Warsaw, 16 June 2003.

13 Jun 2003

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

Bank of Japan, 12 June 2003.

13 Jun 2003

Susan S Bies: Strengthening compliance through effective corporate governance

Remarks by Ms Susan S Bies, member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the American Bankers Association, Annual Regulatory Compliance Conference in Washington DC, 11 June 2003.

13 Jun 2003

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Basel II - scope of application in the United States

Speech by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Institute of International Bankers, New York, 10 June 2003.

13 Jun 2003

Joseph O Sanusi: Small and medium enterprises in Nigeria

Opening remarks by Dr Joseph O Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, at the National Summit on the Small and Medium Industries Equity Investment Scheme (SMIEIS) held at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry Auditorium, Victoria Island, Lagos, 10 June 2003.

13 Jun 2003

I J Macfarlane: Recent financial and economic developments in Australia

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, Melbourne, 6 June 2003.

13 Jun 2003

David Dodge: How sound economic policies help during uncertain times

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the German-Canadian Business Club of Berlin-Brandenburg Berlin, Germany, 5 June 2003.

13 Jun 2003

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, at the press conference held in Frankfurt, 5 June 2003.

6 Jun 2003

Howard Davies: Is the global regulatory system fit for purpose in the 21st century?

Address by Mr Howard Davies, Chairman of the Financial Services Authority, UK at the Monetary Authority of Singapore Lecture 2003, Singapore, 20 May 2003.

6 Jun 2003

Jürgen Stark: Reflections on the Maastricht process from one of the architects

Dinner-debate by Dr Jürgen Stark, Vice President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at DROEGE & COMP. LTD., London, 3 June 2003.

6 Jun 2003

Susan S Bies: Restoring our confidence in bank controls and financial statements

Speech by Ms Susan S Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Conference of State Bank Supervisors, Asheville, 30 May 2003.

6 Jun 2003

Ben S Bernanke: Some thoughts on monetary policy in Japan

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Japan Society of Monetary Economics, Tokyo, 31 May 2003.

6 Jun 2003

Joseph O Sanusi: Central Bank of Nigeria's standpoint of anti-money laundering compliance

Speech by Dr Joseph O Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, at the Conference on ¿Anti?Money Laundering in ECOWAS: Bringing the Anti-Money Laundering Require in Compliance with International Standards¿, Lagos, 3 June 2003.

6 Jun 2003

Svein Gjedrem: Financial stability, asset prices and monetary policy

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Centre for Monetary Economics/Norwegian School of Management, 3 June 2003.

6 Jun 2003

Willem F Duisenberg: Monetary and fiscal policy in the euro area

Introduction by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, at the International Monetary Conference, Berlin, 3 June 2003.

30 May 2003

Vladusic Ljubisa: Recent developments in the Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Speech by Mr Vladusic Ljubisa, Vice Governor of the Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina, at the 9th Meeting of the Governors' Club in the Region of Black Sea, Balkans and Central Asia, Bucharest, 23 May 2003.

30 May 2003

Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala: The strengthening and development of regional bond markets

Speech by Mr Thirachai Phuvanatnaranubala, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the APEC Business Advisory Council Meeting, Tokyo, 16 May 2003.

30 May 2003

Mark W Olson: Assessing prospects for economic growth in the United States

Speech by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Chambers of Commerce of Bloomington, Eden Prairie and Edina Bloomington, Minnesota, 22 May 2003.

30 May 2003

Joseph O Sanusi: A central bank look at fiscal policy management in Nigeria

Keynote address by Dr Joseph O Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, at the seminar of the Nigerian Economic Society on "Fiscal Policy Management in Nigeria", Lagos, 22 May 2003.

30 May 2003

Joseph O Sanusi: Management of Nigeria's domestic debt

Keynote address by Dr Joseph O Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, at the 7th Monetary Policy Forum organised by the Central Bank of Nigeria at the CBN Conference Hall, Abuja, 22 May 2003.

30 May 2003

Joseph O Sanusi: Central banking authority, economic stability and the rule of law

Paper presented by Dr Joseph O Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, at the Ninth Annual Harvard International Development Conference, Boston, 4 April 2003