Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2006

Date Titles
12 May 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: The development of euro area statistics from an ECB perspective

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, delivered at the third ECB Conference on Statistics, Frankfurt am Main, 4-5 May 2006.

12 May 2006

Y V Reddy: Challenges and implications of Basel II for Asia

Remarks by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Seminar on "Challenges and implications of Basel II for Asia" as a part of the Asian Development Bank's 39th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors, Hyderabad, 3 May 2006.

12 May 2006

Shamshad Akhtar: Global transaction banking

Keynote address by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Annual Global Transaction Banking Seminar, organised by Deutsche Bank, Karachi, 3 May 2006.

12 May 2006

Ewart S Williams: From single market to single economy (benefits and challenges)

Address by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Second Biennial International Conference on Business, Banking & Finance, Port of Spain, 2 May 2006.

12 May 2006

Leonard Wilson Kamit: Monetary and financial sector reforms in Papua New Guinea

Presentation by Mr Leonard Wilson Kamit, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, on Economic and Policy Update by the Australian National University, Port Moresby, 28 April 2006.

9 May 2006

Axel A Weber: Forecasting in Eurosystem central banks - overview and challenges

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Bundesbank Spring Conference, Eltville, 5 May 2006.

9 May 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: EMU after seven years - successes and challenges

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Frankfurt Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Frankfurt am Main, 5 May 2006.

9 May 2006

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 4 May 2006.

9 May 2006

Niklaus Blattner: Current economic situation and monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Niklaus Blattner, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the 1st Basel Economic Talks of the National Bank, Basel, 5 May 2006.

9 May 2006

Wu Xiaoling: Review of China's economy in 2005 and outlook for 2006

Speech by Ms Wu Xiaoling, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the Expert Meeting on Analysis and Forecast of 2006 Financial Situation in China, Beijing, 18 March 2006.

5 May 2006

Svein Gjedrem: Business cycles and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), for Norges Bank's regional network, arranged by the Centre for Economic Research at NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, Fosen, 3 May 2006.

5 May 2006

Kristina Persson: Globalisation, imbalances and possible ways forward

Speech by Ms Kristina Persson, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a conference on social economics, Stockholm, 3 May 2006.

5 May 2006

Susan Schmidt Bies: Supervisory perspective on current bank capital, market risk, and loan product issues

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Bank Administration Institute Treasury Management Conference, Orlando, 4 May 2006.

5 May 2006

David Dodge: Views on the Canadian economy and monetary policy

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce, Ottawa, 3 May 2006.

2 May 2006

Lucas Papademos: European Central Bank's Annual Report 2005

Introductory statement by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 25 April 2006.

2 May 2006

Susan Schmidt Bies: A bank supervisor's perspective on enterprise risk management

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Enterprise Risk Management Roundtable, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 28 April 2006.

2 May 2006

Donald L Kohn: Business capital spending

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Forecasters Club of New York Luncheon, New York, 27 April 2006.

2 May 2006

Jean-Pierre Roth: Review of the Swiss economy in 2005 and outlook for 2006

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the General Meeting of Shareholders of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 28 April 2006.

2 May 2006

Nils Bernstein: Recent economic and financial developments in Denmark

Speech by Mr Nils Bernstein, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Danish Mortgage Banks, Copenhagen, 27 April 2006.

27 Apr 2006

Stefan Ingves: Cash management - an important social issue

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to the first meeting at the Sveriges Riksbank of the cash management advisory board, Stockholm, 26 April 2006.

27 Apr 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: Structural reforms in the euro area

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Council on Foreign Relations, New York, 24 April 2006.

27 Apr 2006

Durmus Yilmaz: Central bank achievements and opportunities in Turkey

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, to members of the press at the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Ankara, 18 April 2006.

27 Apr 2006

Eva Srejber: How the Riksbank's financial assets are managed

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Handelsbanken, Stockholm, 25 April 2006.

27 Apr 2006

Irma Rosenberg: The Riksbank's inflation targeting policy - the significance of the new interest rate assumption

Speech by Ms Irma Rosenberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Swedbank markets, Stockholm, 19 April 2006.

21 Apr 2006

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Monetary and financial policies in the Asian network economy

Introductory remarks by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Tun Ismail Ali Chair Public Lecture by Datuk Seri Panglima Andrew Sheng on 'Monetary and Financial Policies in the Asian Network Economy', Kuala Lumpur, 18 April 2006.

21 Apr 2006

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: Thoughts on financial stability and central banking

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Conference on Modern Financial Institutions, Financial Markets, and Systemic Risk, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Georgia, 17 April 2006.

21 Apr 2006

Donald L Kohn: Economic outlook

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Bankers and Business Leaders Luncheon, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Oklahoma City Branch, Oklahoma, 13 April 2006.

21 Apr 2006

Mark W Olson: Update on the US economy

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, Arkansas, 13 April 2006.

21 Apr 2006

Krzysztof Rybinski: Globalisation and its implications for monetary policy

Speech by Mr Krzysztof Rybiski, Deputy President of the National Bank of Poland, at a series of seminars by the Centre for European Regional and Local Studies and the UNESCO Chair, Warsaw University, Warsaw, 6 April 2006.

19 Apr 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with Yediot Ahronot

Interview of Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, conducted by Sefy Hendler, Yediot Ahronot, on 31 March 2006, published 11 April 2006.

19 Apr 2006

Mark W Olson: Enterprise-wide compliance-risk management

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Fiduciary and Investment Risk Management Association's Twentieth Anniversary Training Conference, Washington, DC, 10 April 2006.

19 Apr 2006

Susan Schmidt Bies: A risk-management perspective on recent regulatory proposals

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the America's Community Bankers Risk Management and Finance Forum, Naples, Florida, 10 April 2006.

19 Apr 2006

Zamani Abdul Ghani: Official launch of Commerce Takaful Berhad

Keynote address by Mr Zamani Abdul Ghani, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the official launch of Commerce Takaful Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, 7 April 2006.

19 Apr 2006

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 6 April 2006.

18 Apr 2006

Svein Gjedrem: The economic outlook

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), to invited foreign embassy representatives, Oslo, 6 April 2006.

18 Apr 2006

Tharman Shanmugaratnam: MoneySENSE launches new programmes to reach more Singaporeans

Speech by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the launch of the MoneySENSE 2006 Roadshow, Singapore, 31 March 2006.

18 Apr 2006

Adrian Orr: Bank capital, risk management and the economy

Speech by Mr Adrian Orr, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Retail Financial Services Forum, Auckland, 10 April 2006.

18 Apr 2006

Philipp Hildebrand: Monetary policy and financial markets

Speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Schweizerische Gesellschaft fr Finanzmarktforschung, Zurich, 7 April 2006.

18 Apr 2006

Randall S Kroszner: The effect of removing geographic restrictions on banking in the United States - lessons for Europe

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Conference on the Future of Financial Regulation, London School of Economics, London, 6 April 2006.

11 Apr 2006

Ben S Bernanke: Financial education and the National Jump$tart Coalition survey

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy and Federal Reserve Board joint news conference, Washington, DC, 5 April 2006.