Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2007

Date Titles
28 Jun 2007

T T Mboweni: The commodity price boom and the South African economy

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Regional Business Achievers Awards Dinner of the Businesswomen's Association, Pretoria, 27 June 2007.

28 Jun 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Enhancing financial integration in the new Nusantara

Luncheon address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Malaysia-Indonesia Investment & Finance Summit, Jakarta, 18 June 2007.

28 Jun 2007

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Developing the global Islamic financial markets

Speech by His Excellency Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, at the 2nd International Islamic Financial Markets Conference, Manama, 18 June 2007.

28 Jun 2007

John Gieve: London, money & the UK economy

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at The University of Surrey, Guildford, 26 June 2007.

28 Jun 2007

Grant Spencer: Recent intervention by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand in the foreign exchange market

Opinion article by Mr Grant Spencer, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, 27 June 2007.

28 Jun 2007

Tharman Shanmugaratnam: Corporate governance developments in Singapore and the region

Speech by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Minister for Education and Second Minister for Finance, at The OECD Asian Corporate Governance Roundtable, Singapore, 27 June 2007.

28 Jun 2007

Mary C Nkosi: Profile of the Reserve Bank of Malawi

Speech by Mrs Mary C Nkosi, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Malawi, during the African Bible College students' visit to the Reserve Bank of Malawi, Lilongwe, 4 May 2007.

27 Jun 2007

Nout Wellink: No globalisation without innovation

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank & Chairman of the Basel Committee on Bkg. Supervision, at the 2007 Money & Bkg. Conf. "Monetary Policy Under Uncertainty", hosted by the Central Bank of Argentina, Buenos Aires, 18 June 2007.

27 Jun 2007

Nout Wellink: Microfinance ¿ small loans, big differences

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the Roosevelt Academy, Middelburg, 1 June 2007.

27 Jun 2007

Martín Redrado: Financial intermediation through institutions or markets?

Opening address by Mr Martín Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, at Session I on Fin. Intermediaton through Institutions or Markets? of the Sixth Annual Conference 2007 "Financial System & Macroeconomic Resilience", Brunnen, 18 June 2007.

27 Jun 2007

Anselmo L S Teng: Financial innovation and the win-win outcome for the regional economy

Speech by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, at the Pan Pearl River Delta Regional Cooperation and Development Financial Forum, in Chang Sha, Hunan Province, 9 June 2007.

27 Jun 2007

Timothy Ridley: What makes the Cayman Islands a successful international financial services centre?

Background paper by Mr Timothy Ridley, Chairman of the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority, at the Caribbean Investment Forum, Montego Bay, Jamaica, 12-13 June 2007.

27 Jun 2007

Lim Hng Kiang: Trade links and business opportunities for Singapore

Congratulatory remarks by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Minister for Trade and Industry, at the Daiwa Securities Group 35th Anniversary, Singapore, 25 June 2007.

27 Jun 2007

Nout Wellink: Basel II and financial institution resiliency

Remarks by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at "Risk Capital 2007" Conference, Paris, 27 June 2007.

26 Jun 2007

Jean-Pierre Roth: "A franc remains a franc" ¿ 100 years of National Bank policy in support of monetary stability

Address by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank & Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the official ceremony of the 100th anniversary of the SNB, Zurich, 22 June 2007.

26 Jun 2007

Jean-Pierre Roth: SNB commemorative publication "The Swiss National Bank 1907-2007"

Remarks by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank & Chairman of the Board of Directors of the BIS, at the launch of the commemorative publication "The Swiss National Bank 1907¿2007", Zurich, 21 June 2007.

26 Jun 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: Swiss monetary policy as viewed by the European Central Bank

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Swiss National Bank, Zurich, 22 June 2007.

26 Jun 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: Workshop on the compilation of banking statistics in Kenya

Address by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the opening of the workshop on the compilation of banking statistics, Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 12 June 2007.

26 Jun 2007

Tiff Macklem: Global integration, monetary policy, and the international monetary system

Remarks by Mr Tiff Macklem, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Winnipeg CFA Society, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 21 June 2007.

26 Jun 2007

Usha Thorat: Financial inclusion ¿ the Indian experience

Speech by Ms Usha Thorat, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the HMT-DFID Financial Inclusion Conference 2007, London, 19 June 2007.

22 Jun 2007

David Dodge: Important issues related to the development of international capital markets

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Government Borrowers Forum, Montréal, Quebec, 15 May 2007.

22 Jun 2007

Mervyn King: Monetary policy developments

Speech by Mr Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, at the Lord Mayor's Banquet for Bankers and Merchants of the City of London, London, 20 June 2007.

22 Jun 2007

Timothy F Geithner: Reflections on the Asian financial crises

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Trends in Asian Financial Sectors Conference, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, San Francisco, 20 June 2007.

22 Jun 2007

Lucas Papademos: ECB Financial Stability Review June 2007

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 2007 ECB Financial Stability Review, Frankfurt am Main, 15 June 2007.

22 Jun 2007

Rakesh Mohan: Risk management in an open market economy

Speech by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the inaugural programme of the Centre for Advanced Financial Learning, Mumbai, 4 June 2007.

21 Jun 2007

Ben S Bernanke: The financial accelerator and the credit channel

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at a conference on The Credit Channel of Monetary Policy in the Twenty-first Century, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Atlanta, 15 June 2007.

21 Jun 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: The role of central banks in a globalised economy

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the 13th Conférence de Montréal, Montreal, 18 June 2007.

21 Jun 2007

Vittorio Corbo: Monetary policy in emerging countries ¿ the view from Chile

Speech by Mr Vittorio Corbo, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the Bank of Italy, Rome, 18 June 2007.

21 Jun 2007

Shamshad Akhtar: Islamic finance ¿ emerging challenges of supervision

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the 4th Islamic Financial Services Board Summit, Dubai, 15 May 2007.

20 Jun 2007

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

Introductory remarks 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 half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 14 June 2007.

20 Jun 2007

Philipp Hildebrand: Current state of the financial system in Switzerland

Introductory remarks by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 14 June 2007.

20 Jun 2007

Thomas Jordan: Currency reserve adjustments, the SIC payments system and financial market developments

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 14 June 2007.

20 Jun 2007

Miguel Fernández Ordóñez: Overview of the Spanish economy in 2006

Address by Mr Miguel Fernández Ordóñez, Governor of the Bank of Spain, to the Governing Council of the Bank of Spain on the occasion of the presentation of the Annual Report 2006, Madrid, 14 June 2007.

20 Jun 2007

Krzysztof Rybiñski: The role of the EURO for the future of Poland

Speech by Mr Krzysztof Rybiñski, Deputy President of the National Bank of Poland, at the International Conference "The role of the EURO for the future of Poland", Warsaw, 15 June 2007.

19 Jun 2007

Axel A Weber: Germany's economic perspectives and European monetary policy

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the annual dinner of the German-British Chamber of Industry & Commerce, London, 14 June 2007.

19 Jun 2007

Radovan Jelasic: Provision of credits to small and medium sized enterprises in the National Bank of Serbia

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the Roundtable organized by "Ekonomist" Magazine on Provision of Credits to Small and Medium Sized Enterprises in the National Bank of Serbia, Belgrade, 13 June 2007.

19 Jun 2007

Rakesh Mohan: Capital account liberalisation and conduct of monetary policy ¿ the Indian experience

Paper by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, presented at an International Monetary Seminar on Globalisation, Inflation and Financial Markets, organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 14 June 2007.

19 Jun 2007

Randall S Kroszner: Encouraging responsible mortgage lending ¿ prospective rulemaking initiatives

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the public hearing under the Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act (HOEPA), Federal Reserve Board, Washington DC, 14 June 2007.

19 Jun 2007

Paul Tucker: Central banking and political economy ¿ the example of the UK's Monetary Policy Committee

Speech by Mr Paul Tucker, Executive Director and Member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England, at the Inflation Targeting, Central Bank Independence and Transparency Conference, Cambridge, 15 June 2007.

14 Jun 2007

Timothy F Geithner: Asia, the world economy and the international financial system

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Economic Society of Singapore 2007 Annual Dinner, Singapore, 13 June 2007.