Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2008

Date Titles
27 Jun 2008

Christian Noyer: France's banking industry in 2007 - key trends

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France and Chairman of the French Banking Commission, at the presentation of the 2007 Annual Report of the French Banking Commission, Paris, 26 June 2008.

27 Jun 2008

Axel A Weber: Financial markets and monetary policy

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the University of Constance, Constance, 25 June 2008.

27 Jun 2008

Durmus Yilmaz: Global challenges and local response - monetary policy in Turkey

Address by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at a congress organised by the Turkish Economic Association and the International Economic Association, Istanbul, 25 June 2008.

27 Jun 2008

Martin Redrado: Fiscal space for stability, growth and social inclusion

Remarks by Mr Martin Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, at the G-20 workshop, Buenos Aires, 19-20 June 2008.

27 Jun 2008

Donald L Kohn: Global economic integration and decoupling

Speech by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 26 June 2008.

23 Jun 2008

Svein Gjedrem: From oil and gas to financial assets - Norway's Government Pension Fund - Global

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the conference 'Commodities, the Economy and Money' in Calgary, Canada, 20 June 2008.

23 Jun 2008

Zdenik Tuma: Education as investment in human capital

Speech by Mr Zdenik Tuma, Governor of the Czech National Bank, for the graduation ceremony, The New Anglo-American College, Prague, 20 June 2008.

23 Jun 2008

Y V Reddy: Fiscal policy and economic reforms

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), New Delhi, 26 May 2008 (edited transcript).

23 Jun 2008

Savenaca Narube: Promoting investment in Fiji

Opening address by Mr Savenaca Narube, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the opening of Westpac's MHCC branch, Suva, 20 June 2008.

23 Jun 2008

Heng Swee Keat: Talent management strategies in Singapore

Opening address by Mr Heng Swee Keat, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Chairman of the Institute of Banking & Finance (IBF), at the 2nd IBF Annual Conference, Singapore, 20 June 2008.

20 Jun 2008

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, Geneva, 19 June 2008.

20 Jun 2008

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, Geneva, 19 June 2008.

20 Jun 2008

Thomas Jordan: The various waves of money market turbulence and the measures taken by central banks

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Geneva, 19 June 2008.

20 Jun 2008

Mark Carney: Capitalizing on the commodity boom - the role of monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Haskayne School of Business, Calgary, Alberta, 19 June 2008.

20 Jun 2008

John Gieve: A tale of two cycles

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the North East Chamber of Commerce Durham Tees Valley Dinner, Durham, 19 June 2008.

20 Jun 2008

Donald L Kohn: Risk management and its implications for systemic risk

Testimony of Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Fed. Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, & Investment, Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 19 June 2008.

19 Jun 2008

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: Towards an integrated securities market - The TARGET2-Securities project

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central, Bank, at the 12th FESE Convention, Stockholm, 18 June 2008.

19 Jun 2008

Su Ning: Keep good credit records and endeavor to aim for a harmonious society

Speech by Mr Su Ning, Deputy Governor of the Peoples Bank of China, at the Launch Ceremony of the National Credit Information Education Month, Beijing, 31 May 2008.

19 Jun 2008

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 at the Mansion House, London, 18 June 2008.

19 Jun 2008

Durmus Yilmaz: Recent developments in international markets and their impact on the Turkish economy

Keynote address by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the Euromoney Turkey Finance & Investment Forum, Istanbul, 18 June 2008.

19 Jun 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: Access to finance - corporate governance and sustainability

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official opening of the Microfinance and Small to Medium Enterprises Conference on 'Access to Finance: Corporate Governance and Sustainability', Lusaka, 17 June 2008.

18 Jun 2008

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: European financial integration and harmonisation

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the International Bankers' Club, Luxembourg, 16 June 2008.

18 Jun 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: The new K10,000 banknote in Zambia

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official launch of the new K10,000 banknote, Bank of Zambia, Lusaka, 16 June 2008.

18 Jun 2008

Anselmo L S Teng: Risk and compensation management

Opening remarks by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, at the Macau Management Association (MMA) 2008 Annual Management Conference, Macao, 14 June 2008.

18 Jun 2008

Radovan Jelasic: Corporate social responsibility and protection of the rights of the disabled

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility and Protection of the Rights of the Disabled, Belgrade, 9 June 2008.

18 Jun 2008

Nout Wellink: The significant role of microfinance and supervisory issues

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the ING Microfinance Seminar 'A billion to gain - the next phase', Amsterdam, 16 June 2008.

18 Jun 2008

Christian Noyer: International financial stability and the role of central banks in the crisis

Address by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the Plenary session: 'The international economy in transition' of the Montreal Conference, Montreal, 9 June 2008.

18 Jun 2008

Ben S Bernanke: Challenges for health-care reform

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Senate Finance Committee Health Reform Summit, Washington DC, 16 June 2008.

17 Jun 2008

Paul Tucker: A protracted 'peacetime'

Remarks by Mr Paul Tucker, Executive Director and Member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England, at the Chatham House Conference on 'The new financial frontiers', London, 29 April 2008.

17 Jun 2008

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Supervision and central banking - improving the exchange of information

Remarks by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Workshop "Financial turmoil and missing risks: new challenges for bankers and regulators", Milan, 12 June 2008.

17 Jun 2008

Irma Rosenberg: The monetary policy decision-making process

Speech by Ms Irma Rosenberg, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Riksbanken, Stockholm, 13 June 2008.

17 Jun 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: Growing investor confidence in Zambia's economy

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the Afreximbank/PTA Bank Financing Agreements Signing Ceremony, Lusaka, 10 June 2008.

17 Jun 2008

Lucas Papademos: Economic outlook in the euro area

Statement by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the 2008 Asia-Europe (ASEM) Finance Ministers' Meeting, Jeju, Korea, 16 June 2008.

17 Jun 2008

Glenn Stevens: Economic conditions

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the American Chamber of Commerce in Australia Business Luncheon, Melbourne, 13 June 2008.

16 Jun 2008

Donald L Kohn: Lessons for central bankers from a Phillips Curve Framework

Speech by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Annual Economic Conference, Chatham, Massachusetts, 11 June 2008.

16 Jun 2008

Jürgen Stark: Lessons for central bankers from the history of the Phillips Curve

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Annual Economic Conference, Chatham, Massachusetts, 11 June 2008.

16 Jun 2008

Caleb M Fundanga: Narrowing Zambia's investment gap for sustainable development

Keynote address by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the Euro-Money Zambia Investment Conference 'Narrowing Zambias investment gap for sustainable development', Lusaka, 10 June 2008.

16 Jun 2008

Nout Wellink: The interaction between economic science and policy making

Speech by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, on receiving an Honorary Doctorate at Tilburg University, Tilburg, 12 June 2008.

16 Jun 2008

Axel A Weber: Financial markets and the central bank

Keynote speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the SUERF Colloquium 'New trends in asset management: exploring the implications', Munich, 12 June 2008.

16 Jun 2008

Ben S Bernanke: Dedication of the new Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Building

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, 12 June 2008.