Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2004

Date Titles
8 May 2004

Vahur Kraft: A successful Estonia - in a successful Europe

Speech by Mr Vahur Kraft, Governor of Eesti Pank (Bank of Estonia), at the Euro Conference of Eesti Pank, Tallinn, 3 May 2004.

8 May 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: The current state of the EU banking sector

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Annual Congress of German Savings Banks, Frankfurt, 5 May 2004.

3 May 2004

Lucas Papademos: Five years of the euro - past achievements and future challenges

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the conference ¿The Euro at Five¿ organised by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, the European Commission and the University of California at Berkeley, San Francisco, 27 April 2004.

3 May 2004

Svein Gjedrem: The krone exchange rate and competitiveness in the business sector

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), to the Federation of Norwegian Process Industries, Oslo, 29 April 2004.

3 May 2004

John Hurley: Recent economic and financial developments in Ireland

Address by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank &Financial Services Authority of Ireland, at the Russian Bankers' Federation Conference on ¿The Transition to the Market Economy: Actual Problems in the Economic and Finanical Sectors¿, Dublin, 20 April 2004.

3 May 2004

Y V Reddy: The global economy and financial markets - sustaining the recovery

Statement by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India and Leader of the Indian delegation on behalf of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Sri Lanka, to the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC), Washington, DC, 24 April 2004.

3 May 2004

Bodil Nyboe Andersen: Recent economic developments in Denmark

Speech by Mrs Bodil Nyboe Andersen, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Danish Mortgage Banks, Copenhagen, 29 April 2004.

3 May 2004

Jean-Pierre Roth: 2003 -, a year of renewal

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Bank's Annual General Meeting, Bern, 30 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

Philipp M Hildebrand: Inside Europe, outside EMU - lessons and outlook

Speech by Dr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the British Swiss Chamber of Commerce, Geneva, 23 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

Philipp M Hildebrand: Current monetary policy situation and economic prospects

Speech by Dr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at ¿Finanzinstitute Thurgau bei der Universität Konstanz¿, Kreuzlingen, 26 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

Susan Schmidt Bies: Innovation in financial markets and banking relationships

Speech by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Financial Executives International 2004 Summit, San Diego, California, 27 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

Susan Schmidt Bies: Current issues in corporate governance

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Bank Administration Institute's Fiduciary Risk Management Conference 2004, Las Vegas, Nevada, 26 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: Issues in monetary policy - views from the ECB

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the luncheon organised by the Economic Club of New York, New York, 26 April 2004

30 Apr 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: Presentation of the European Central Bank's Annual Report for 2003

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 27 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

Klaus Liebscher: The euro area and the challenges of enlargement

Speech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the European Lawyer Conference ¿Advising Clients in an Expanded Europe¿, Vienna, 29 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

David Dodge: Research in financial services and public policy - filling the gaps

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Conference on Financial Services and Public Policy, Schulich School of Business at York University, Toronto, Ontario, 22 April 2004.

30 Apr 2004

Alan Greenspan: Energy

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Center for Strategic &International Studies, Washington, DC, 27 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Hermann Remsperger: Statistics for financial stability purposes

Speech by Professor Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Second ECB conference on statistics, Frankfurt, 22 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Susan Schmidt Bies: The economic outlook and financial health of bank customers

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act Banker Outreach Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee, 22 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook and monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Bond Market Association Annual Meeting, New York, 22 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Global imbalances

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the European Institute Roundtable on Financial and Monetary Affairs, Washington, DC, 23 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Svein Gjedrem: Monetary policy and cyclical developments

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at a meeting hosted by Sparebank 1 at the University Center, Svalbard, 22 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: European priorities - an ECB perspective

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, at the European Institute, Washington, 23 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: Euro area statistics and their use for ECB policy-making

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, at the Second ECB Conference on Statistics, Frankfurt, 22-23 April 2004.

28 Apr 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: Structural reforms in the euro area

Lecture by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the receipt of the EFR-Business Week Award 2004, organised by Economische Faculteitsvereniging Rotterdam, Rotterdam, 20 April 2004.

23 Apr 2004

Tarisa Watanagase: What do regulators really want - Thailand's perspective

Speech by Dr Tarisa Watanagase, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Retail Finance Asia-Pacific 2004, Bangkok, 18 March 2004.

23 Apr 2004

Lim Hng Kiang: Dynamism, confidence, collaboration - regional exchanges in the new financial landscape

Keynote address by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister, Prime Minister's Office, Second Minster for Finance and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at 23rd East Asian and Oceanian Stock Exchanges Federation (EAOSEF) General Assembly, Singapore, 15 April 2004.

23 Apr 2004

Lucas Papademos: Policy-making in EMU - strategies, rules and discretion

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at the Banco de España (Bank of Spain), Madrid, 19 April 2004.

23 Apr 2004

David Dodge: Recent review of the Canadian economy

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Senate Banking, Trade and Commerce Committee, Ottawa, 20 April 2004.

23 Apr 2004

Lars Heikensten: The integration of European banking - some regulatory challenges

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at the seminar ¿The Integration of Financial Markets in Europe¿, at the ¿Riksdagshuset¿ (Swedish Parliament), Stockholm, 21 April 2004.

23 Apr 2004

Alan Greenspan: The economic outlook

Testimony by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Senate, Washington, 21 April 2004.

23 Apr 2004

Alan Greenspan: The state of the banking industry

Statement of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington, 20 April 2004.

23 Apr 2004

Alan Greenspan: Capitalising reputation

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 2004 Financial Markets Conference of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Sea Island, Georgia, (via satellite), 16 April 2004.

19 Apr 2004

Toshihiko Fukui: A review of the Bank of Japan's conduct of monetary policy

Statement by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, concerning the Bank's Semiannual Report on Currency and Monetary Control, before the Committee on Financial Affairs, House of Representatives, Tokyo, 23 March 2004.

19 Apr 2004

Lucas Papademos: Some reflections on the Stability and Growth Pact

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the ECB, at the annual dinner of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, Dublin, 5 April 2004.

19 Apr 2004

Glenn Stevens: Regional financial arrangements - recent developments

Speech by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the APEC Business Forum 2004, Sydney, 15 April 2004.

19 Apr 2004

Kristina Persson: Globalisation, structural changes and monetary policy

Speech by Ms Kristina Persson, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at at seminar arranged by the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, Stockholm, 14 April 2004.

19 Apr 2004

Ben S Bernanke: What policymakers can learn from asset prices

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before The Investment Analysts Society of Chicago, Chicago, 15 April 2004.

19 Apr 2004

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Enhancing the soundness of the banking sector - The New Capital Accord

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Risk Management Seminar on the New Capital Accord (Basel II), Kuala Lumpur, 15 April 2004.

19 Apr 2004

I J Macfarlane: The world economy and its implications for Australia

Inaugural Di Yerbury Economic and Financial Studies Lecture by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Sydney, 14 April 2004.