Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2006

Date Titles
16 Jun 2006

Jaime Caruana: Words of welcome - ECB Governing Council Dinner

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the Governing Council Dinner on the occasion of the meeting of the European Central Bank Governing Council, Madrid, 7 June 2006.

16 Jun 2006

Jaime Caruana: Concluding remarks - conference on "Central Banks in the 21st Century"

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the conference on "Central Banks in the 21st Century", hosted by the Bank of Spain, Madrid, 9 June 2006.

16 Jun 2006

Vitor Constâncio: Comments on "Monetary policy today - sixteen questions and about twelve answers" by Alan Blinder

Comments by Mr Vitor Constâncio, Governor of the Bank of Portugal, at the conference on "Central Banks in the 21st Century", hosted by the Bank of Spain, Madrid, 8 June 2006.

16 Jun 2006

Michael C Bonello: The adoption of the euro by new member states - challenges and vulnerabilities

Speech by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the SUERF Seminar organised by the Central Bank of Malta, Valletta, 4 May 2006.

16 Jun 2006

Wu Xiaoling: Stepping up the study of the housing financing system and promoting the healthy development of housing finance in China

Speech by Ms Wu Xiaoling, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the International Seminar on the Housing Financing System, Beijing, 25 April 2006.

15 Jun 2006

Ben S Bernanke: Modern risk management and banking supervision

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Stonier Graduate School of Banking, Washington, DC, 12 June 2006.

15 Jun 2006

Mervyn King: Monetary policy developments

Speech by Mr Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, at a dinner hosted by Scottish Financial Enterprise (SFE) and Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce (ECC), Edinburgh, 12 June 2006.

15 Jun 2006

Mario Draghi: Overview of economic and financial developments in Italy

Concluding remarks by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the ordinary general meeting of shareholders, Rome, 31 May 2006.

15 Jun 2006

Stefan Ingves: Can regional financial sector assessments provide additional values to the EU countries?

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a seminar arranged by the National Bank of Belgium, Brussels, 13 June 2006.

15 Jun 2006

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Islamic finance

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the official launch of Affin Islamic Bank Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, 6 June 2006.

15 Jun 2006

Lars Nyberg: The framework of modern central banking

Speech by Mr Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a Conference on Reforming the State Bank of Vietnam, Hanoi, 21 March 2006.

15 Jun 2006

Baboo R Gujadhur: Challenges and solutions to implementing internationally compliant and domestically robust banking regulations in emerging economies

Introductory remarks by Mr Baboo R Gujadhur, First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the Workshop on "Challenges and Solutions to Implementing Internationally Compliant and Domestically Robust Banking Regulations in Emerging Economies" in collaboration with the Commonwealth Secretariat, Balaclava, 6 ¿ 7 April 2006.

13 Jun 2006

Ben S Bernanke: MIT 2006 commencement address

Remarks by Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2006 commencement, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 9 June 2006.

13 Jun 2006

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the press conference following the meeting of the ECB Governing Council, Madrid, 8 June 2006.

13 Jun 2006

Lucas Papademos: Central banks in the 21st century

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, as panellist in Session 1 on Monetary Policy at a conference on "Central banks in the 21st century" organised by the Bank of Spain, Madrid, 8 June 2006.

13 Jun 2006

Tiff Macklem: Floating dollar, anchored inflation - the role of the exchange rate in Canada's monetary policy framework

Remarks by Mr Tiff Macklem, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Lunenburg Board of Trade, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, 8 June 2006.

13 Jun 2006

Donald L Kohn: Nomination as Vice Chairman to the Board

Testimony by Mr Donald L Kohn, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, Washington DC, 8 June 2006.

12 Jun 2006

Svein Gjedrem: Terms of trade shocks and challenges for stabilisation policy

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Symposium in Honour of Victor D Norman, Bergen, 7 June 2006.

12 Jun 2006

Zdenik Tuma: Consolidation before expansion

Summary of a speech by Mr Zdenik Tuma, Governor of the Czech National Bank, for the conference on "Modernising Germany - Gaining Competitiveness for Europe", Berlin, 1 June 2006.

12 Jun 2006

Lucas Papademos: ECB Financial Stability Review June 2006

Opening remarks by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at the press briefing on the occasion of the publication of the June 2006 ECB Financial Stability Review, Frankfurt am Main, 1 June 2006.

12 Jun 2006

Rakesh Mohan: Financial sector reforms and monetary policy - the Indian experience

Paper presented by Mr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Conference on Economic Policy in Asia, organised by Stanford Center for International Development and Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Stanford, 2 June 2006.

12 Jun 2006

Susan Schmidt Bies: Challenges of conducting effective risk management in community banks

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Western Independent Bankers Annual CFO and Risk Management Conference, Coronado, California, 6 June 2006.

8 Jun 2006

Ben S Bernanke: Comments on the outlook for the US economy and monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, "Comments on the Outlook for the U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy" at the International Monetary Conference, Washington DC, 5 June 2006.

8 Jun 2006

Svein Gjedrem: Trade-offs in 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, Oslo, 6 June 2006.

8 Jun 2006

T T Mboweni: The economic and financial context for supply chain management

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Professional Society for Supply Chain Management (SAPICS) Conference, Sun City, 5 June 2006.

8 Jun 2006

Glenn Stevens: Risk and the macroeconomy

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the 2006 Securities & Derivatives Industry Association conference, Melbourne, 27 May 2006.

8 Jun 2006

Mark W Olson: Community development and the bigger picture

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Social Compact Visionary Awards, Washington, DC, 25 May 2006.

7 Jun 2006

Jean-Pierre Roth: Switzerland - a platform for global business

Keynote address by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Consulate General of Switzerland / Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, New York, 1 June 2006.

7 Jun 2006

Y V Reddy: India in emerging Asia

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 12th International Conference on "The Future of Asia", organised by Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc. (Nikkei), Tokyo, 25 May 2006.

7 Jun 2006

Ardian Fullani: Financial policy issues of deposit insurance schemes in South-East Europe

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the regional technical seminar on "Financial Policy Issues of Deposit Insurance Schemes in South-East Europe", Tirana, 30 May 2006.

7 Jun 2006

Lucas Papademos: Globalisation, inflation, imbalances and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at a conference on "The Euro and the Dollar in a Globalized Economy" jointly organised by the Department of Economics, Washington University, the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy, and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, and sponsored by the European Union Delegation to the USA, St. Louis, 25 May 2006.

7 Jun 2006

Svante Öberg: The Swedish economy and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Svante Öberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Öhman Fondkommission, Stockholm, 30 May 2006.

2 Jun 2006

David Dodge: Challenges facing Canada's manufacturing sector

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology, Ottawa, 30 May 2006.

2 Jun 2006

Jaime Caruana: Reflections on financial information from the standpoint of a banking supervisor

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the 13th XBRL International Conference, Madrid, 16 May 2006.

2 Jun 2006

Martín Redrado: The hemispheric growth agenda - financial and economic outlook

Speech by Mr Martín Redrado, President of the Central Bank of Argentina, at the 36th Washington Conference on the Americas, "Latin America: financial and economic outlook vis-à-vis the global challenges", Washington DC, 3 May 2006.

2 Jun 2006

Paul Tucker: Uncertainty, the implementation of monetary policy, and the management of risk

Speech by Mr Paul Tucker, Executive Director and Member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England, at the Association of Corporate Treasurers, Newport, 19 May 2006.

31 May 2006

Jaime Caruana: Implementation of Basel II and other key issues relating to banking supervision in Latin America and the Caribbean

Opening speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the joint meeting of the FSI and ASBA, Miami, 25 April 2006.

31 May 2006

Randall S Kroszner: Innovative statistics for a dynamic economy

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the National Association for Business Economics Professional Development Seminar for Journalists, Washington, DC, 24 May 2006.

31 May 2006

Axel A Weber: European financial integration and (its implications for) monetary policy

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Annual General Meeting 2006 of the Foreign Bankers' Association in the Netherlands, Amsterdam, 23 May 2006.

31 May 2006

Jaime Caruana: The implementation of Basel II - central banks and the challenge of development

Remarks by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the 'Central Banks and the Challenge of Development' conference organised by the BIS, Basel, 13 March 2006.