Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2005

Date Titles
29 Jun 2005

Zamani Abdul Ghani: Malaysia - an investment destination

Speech by Mr Zamani Abdul Ghani, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Investors¿ Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 22 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

V Leeladhar: Challenges in banking security

Inaugural speech by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Banking Security Conference - 2005, arranged by the Indian Banks¿ Association, Mumbai, 22 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Ardian Fullani: The fight against money laundering

Luncheon speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at an Anti Money Laundering workshop, Tirana, 22 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Building a progressive Islamic banking sector - charting the way forward

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Seminar on 10-Year Master Plan for Islamic Financial Services Industry, ¿Building a Progressive Islamic Banking Sector - Charting the Way Forward¿, Putrajaya, 22 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Benchmark market indices - milestones in financial market progress

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the launch of Citigroup Malaysian Government Bond Index & Dow Jones-RHB Islamic Malaysia Index, ¿Benchmark Market Indices - Milestones in Financial Market Progress¿, Kuala Lumpur, 23 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Strengthening linkages in the Islamic financial markets

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the seminar on Derivatives in Islamic Finance, ¿Strengthening Linkages in the Islamic Financial Markets¿, Kuala Lumpur, 24 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Y V Reddy: Overcoming challenges in a globalising economy - managing India's external sector

Lecture by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the India Programme of The Foreign Policy Centre, London, 23 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Nicholas C Garganas: Adjusting to the single monetary policy of the ECB

Luncheon address by Mr Nicholas C Garganas, Governor of the Bank of Greece, before the Euro 50 Group, Athens, 24 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Monetary policy in EMU - views and challenges

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW), Mannheim, 24 June 2005.

29 Jun 2005

Christian Noyer: The contribution of payment infrastructures to the European financial integration and to the establishment of the SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area)

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the 20th Anniversary of the European Banking Association (EBA), Paris, 23 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

Tharman Shanmugaratnam: Building financial bridges between Asia and the Middle East

Luncheon address by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Minister for Education and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Inaugural Asia-Middle East Dialogue, Singapore, 21 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

Mark W Olson: Regulatory relief

Testimony of Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 21 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

Mark W Olson: Revisiting traditional paths to ownership

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Community Development Policy Summit: Exploring the Benefits and Challenges of an Ownership Society, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, 23 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Islamic finance - promoting the competitive advantage

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Islamic Bankers¿ Forum 2005: Islamic Finance - Promoting The Competitive Advantage, Putrajaya, 21 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

T T Mboweni: South Africa - a land of hope and opportunity

Remarks by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at an ANC breakfast meeting, Johannesburg, 22 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

Klaus Liebscher: Overview of financial services in Austria

Speech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the Global Financial Services Industry 2005 Summit, Vienna, 17 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Reflections on the international financial system

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Bundesbank Lecture, Berlin, 21 June 2005.

24 Jun 2005

Alan Greenspan: China

Testimony of Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Finance, US Senate, Washington DC, 23 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Caleb M Fundanga: Investment opportunities in the Zambian real estate business - the role of the Bank of Zambia

Paper presented by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, to the International Conference on Investment Opportunities in Zambia - Integrating African Property Markets, Lusaka, 15 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Lucas Papademos: What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries (opening remarks)

Opening remarks by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the ECB Workshop ¿What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries?¿, Frankfurt, 16 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries (closing remarks)

Closing remarks by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the ECB Workshop ¿What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries¿, Frankfurt, 17 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Ensuring price stability and confidence - five ideas

English translation of a contribution by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, published in Le Monde, in the edition dated 16 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Philipp M Hildebrand: Developing countries and international capital markets

Summary of a speech by Mr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, to economiesuisse, Zurich, 14 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Philipp Hildebrand: SNB overview of financial market activity

Introductory remarks by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 16 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Niklaus Blattner: Developments in the Swiss banking sector

Introductory remarks by Mr Niklaus Blattner, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 16 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Jean-Pierre Roth: Economic activity 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, 16 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Jean-Pierre Roth: The population is ageing - we cannot wait any longer!

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Association suisse des actuaires, Basel, 17 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

David Dodge: Adjusting to change

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 15 June 2005.

21 Jun 2005

Donald L Kohn: Managing risk in a changing economic and financial landscape

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Banker¿s Association for Finance and Trade and Institute of International Bankers Conference, New York, 15 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

V Leeladhar: Banking with technology - the road ahead

Keynote address by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the IT@BFSI-200 Conclave, Bangalore, 9 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

V Leeladhar: Value-based professionals - the need of the hour

Valedictory address by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Western India Regional Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Mumbai, 10 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

Niklaus Blattner: Three nations, two currencies, one economic area

Speech by Mr Niklaus Blattner, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Freiburger Montags-Gesellschaft, Freiburg im Breisgau, 6 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

Stanley Fischer: The relationship between economic growth and science and technology

Remarks by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the Rehovot Conference for Science and Technology, Rehovot, 9 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

Joseph Yam: Hong Kong Institute of Bankers Beijing Representative Office

Address by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the inaugural ceremony and dinner, Beijing Representative Office of the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, Beijing, 10 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

Jaime Caruana: Overview of the Spanish economy in 2004

Address by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, to the Governing Council of the Bank of Spain on the occasion of the presentation of the Annual Report 2004, Madrid, 10 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

Lars Heikensten: Inflation targeting in Sweden - implementation, communication and effectiveness

Opening remarks by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Conference on inflation targeting: implementation, communication and effectiveness, Stockholm, 10 June 2005.

15 Jun 2005

Jean-Pierre Roth: Switzerland - small, but global

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss Chinese Chamber of Commerce (SwissCham), Beijing, 10 June 2005.

14 Jun 2005

William Ryback: Launch of two-factor authentication for internet banking in Hong Kong

Speech by Mr William Ryback, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the launch of two-factor authentication for internet banking, Hong Kong, 30 May 2005.

14 Jun 2005

Donald L Kohn: Regulatory relief

Testimony of Mr Donald L Kohn, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 9 June 2005.

14 Jun 2005

Ardian Fullani: A brief look at the Albanian banking system

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Black Sea Business Day, Yerevan, Armenia, 6 June 2005.