Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2007

Date Titles
24 May 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: The role of research in central banks and at the ECB

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the ceremony for the Award of the Germán Bernácer Prize, Madrid, 21 May 2007.

24 May 2007

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Developments in the evolution of central banking and

Inaugural speech by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the International Course on Central Banking organized by the Centre for Banking Studies, Colombo, 22-23 May 2007.

24 May 2007

Lucas Papademos: Education, financial markets and economic growth

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the 35th Economics Conference on "Human Capital and Economic Growth" organised by the Austrian National Bank, Vienna, 21 May 2007.

24 May 2007

Irma Rosenberg: Monetary policy and the labour market

Speech by Ms Irma Rosenberg, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Simra, Stockholm, 22 May 2007.

23 May 2007

Christian Noyer: European financial markets ¿ opportunities for growth and

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the First French-Indian Financial Forum, Paris EUROPLACE, Mumbai, 16 May 2007.

23 May 2007

Christian Noyer: Is the euro a success story?

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the First French-Indian Financial Forum, Paris EUROPLACE, Mumbai, 16 May 2007.

23 May 2007

Nout Wellink: A changing financial landscape ¿ two of the key challenges facing supervisors in Europe

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the Annual General Meeting of the Foreign Bankers Association, Amsterdam, 15 May 2007.

23 May 2007

David Dodge: Making global economic institutions work ¿ what the world

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Chicago, 21 May 2007.

23 May 2007

Rakesh Mohan: Development of financial markets in India

Address by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the First Indian-French Financial Forum, Mumbai, 16 May 2007.

23 May 2007

Donald L Kohn: Financial stability and policy issues

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's 2007 Financial Markets Conference, Sea Island, Georgia, 16 May 2007.

22 May 2007

Ben S Bernanke: The subprime mortgage market

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's 43rd Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition, Chicago, 17 May 2007.

22 May 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with the Financial Times and the Financial Times Deutschland

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, conducted on 14 May 2007 by Mr Lionel Barber, Financial Times editor, Mr Ralph Atkins, FT Frankfurt bureau chief, and Mr Mark Schieritz, Financial Times Deutschland.

22 May 2007

Y V Reddy: The Indian economy ¿ review and prospects

Speech by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Metropolitan Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka, 17 May 2007.

22 May 2007

X P Guma: The challenges facing the bond market in South Africa

Remarks by Dr X P Guma, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at a High-level workshop on "Developing Bond Markets in Emerging Economies", Frankfurt am Main, 9-10 May 2007.

22 May 2007

Randall S Kroszner: Globalization and capital markets ¿ implications for inflation and the yield curve

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Center for Financial Stability (CEF), Buenos Aires, 16 May 2007.

22 May 2007

Ewart S Williams: The Heritage and Stabilization Fund of Trinidad and Tobago

Address by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Heritage and Stabilization Fund Forum, Port-of-Spain, 2 May 2007.

16 May 2007

Ben S Bernanke: Regulation and financial innovation

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's 2007 Financial Markets Conference, Sea Island, Georgia (via satellite), 15 May 2007.

16 May 2007

Timothy F Geithner: Liquidity risk and the global economy

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's 2007 Financial Markets Conference - Credit Derivatives, Sea Island, Georgia, 15 May 2007.

16 May 2007

Stefan Ingves: Is there an optimal way to structure supervision?

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the 4th Summit Meeting of the Islamic Financial Services Board, Dubai, 15 May 2007.

16 May 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The 5th Microentrepreneur of the Year Awards

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Launching of the Microentrepreneur of the Year Awards Program, Manila, 11 May 2007.

16 May 2007

Randall S Kroszner: International capital flows and the emerging market economies

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Central Bank of Argentina Seminar, Central Bank of Argentina, Buenos Aires, 15 May 2007.

15 May 2007

Mohd Razif bin Abd Kadir: Economic outlook and business opportunities in Malaysia

Opening remarks by Mr Mohd Razif bin Abd Kadir, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, for Malaysia Country Showcase at the IFSB Summit: 'Economic Outlook and Business Opportunities in Malaysia', Dubai, 14 May 2007.

15 May 2007

W A Wijewardena: Central Bank - why 'economic and price stability'?

Speech by Mr W A Wijewardena, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Association of Professional Bankers, Colombo, 23 March 2007.

15 May 2007

W A Wijewardena: Microfinance - a potent instrument of poverty alleviation

Valedictory address by Mr W A Wijewardena, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Third Training Program on Microfinance Delivery System, College of Agricultural Banking, Reserve Bank of India, Pune, 16 March 2007.

15 May 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: The global Islamic financial services industry

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Launch of Kuwait Finance House Research, Dubai, 14 May 2007.

15 May 2007

Emsley D Tromp: The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Investment Conference

Speech by Dr Emsley D Tromp, Pres. of the Bank of the Netherlands Antilles (Bank van de Nederlandse Antillen), at the cocktail reception hosted by the Bank van de Ned. Antillen, at The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Investment Conf., Willemstad, 9 May 2007.

15 May 2007

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Protecting financial systems from money laundering and terrorist financing activities

Keynote address by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the World Bank Workshop on Capacity Enhancement for Anti Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism, Colombo, 7-11 May 2007.

15 May 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with Nikkei Business Magazine

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, conducted on 23 April 2007 by Mr Yoshiya Sato and Mr Shun Tamura, published in Nikkei Business Magazine, 14 May 2007.

14 May 2007

David Dodge: A sound pension system - handling risk appropriately

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Conference Board of Canada 2007 Pensions Summit, Toronto, 10 May 2007.

14 May 2007

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the Europ. Central Bank, Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the Europ. Central Bank and Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Centr. Bank and Fin. Services Authority of Ireland, Dublin, 10 May 2007

14 May 2007

Svein Gjedrem: The conduct of monetary policy

Introductory statement by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the hearing before the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs of the Storting (Norwegian parliament), Oslo, 10 May 2007.

14 May 2007

Goh Chok Tong: ASEAN - the third growth engine in Asia

Speech by Mr Goh Chok Tong, Senior Minister of the Republic of Singapore and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Gala Dinner of Merrill Lynch Pan-Asia Rising Stars Conference, Singapore, 9 May 2007.

14 May 2007

Randall S Kroszner: The future of payments - challenges and opportunities

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 2007 Payments Conf. titled 'Competitive Forces Shaping the Payments Environment: What's Next?', Fed. Res. Bank of Chicago, Chicago, 10 May 2007.

14 May 2007

Hermann Remsperger: Developing bond markets in emerging market economies - conclusions and political recommendations

Speech by Professor Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the High Level Workshop 2007 'Developing Bond Markets in Emerging Market Economies', Frankfurt am Main, 10 May 2007.

11 May 2007

Toshihiko Fukui: The outlook for Japan's economy and the conduct of monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, to the Naigai Josei Chousa Kai (Research Institute of Japan), Toyko, 10 May 2007.

11 May 2007

Toshihiko Fukui: Economic dynamism in Asia and regional cooperation

Opening remarks by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the International Symposium "Ten Years After the Asian Currency Crisis: Future Challenges for the Asian Economies and Financial Markets", Tokyo, 22 January 2007.

11 May 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: ASEAN ¿ a dynamic region with diverse strengths

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the International Symposium "Ten Years After the Asian Currency Crisis: Future Challenges for the Asian Economies and Financial Markets", Tokyo, 22 January 2007.

11 May 2007

Tarisa Watanagase: Changes in Thailand's economic dynamism after the 1997

Speech by Dr Tarisa Watanagase, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the International Symposium "Ten Years After the Asian Currency Crisis: Future Challenges for the Asian Economies and Financial Markets", Tokyo, 22 January 2007.

11 May 2007

Burhanuddin Abdullah: Reflections on the changes in the region a decade after the Asian crisis

Speech by Dr Burhanuddin Abdullah, Governor of Bank Indonesia, at the International Symposium "Ten Years After the Asian Currency Crisis: Future Challenges for the Asian Economies and Financial Markets", Tokyo, 22 January 2007.

11 May 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The Philippine economy ten years after the Asian crisis

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (CB of the Philippines), at the Intern. Symposium "Ten Years After the Asian Currency Crisis: Future Challenges for the Asian Economies & Fin. Markets", Tokyo, 22 January 2007