Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2009

Date Titles
26 Jun 2009

Miguel Fernandez Ordonez: Overview of the Spanish economy in 2008

Address by Mr Miguel Fernandez Ordonez, 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 2008, Madrid, 16 June 2009.

26 Jun 2009

Ewald Nowotny: Austria's role in the international financial system

Speech by Mr Ewald Nowotny, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, to representatives of official Austrian institutions, New York, 28 April 2009.

26 Jun 2009

Njuguna Ndung'u: Financial sector performance in Kenya

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, on the occasion of the Silver Jubiliee Celebrations for Family Bank Limited, Nairobi, 22 June 2009.

26 Jun 2009

Rundheersing Bheenick: The role of international trade and trade finance

Address by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the Presentation on Afreximbank to the Mauritian Business Community, Port Louis, 16 June 2009.

26 Jun 2009

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: The world after the crisis - designing the future. A monetary order for the XXI century

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Aspen Institute Italia, World Economy Conference, Villa Madama, Rome, 23 June 2009.

24 Jun 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: Supporting the financial system and the economy - key ECB policy actions in the crisis

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at a Conference organised by the Nueva Economía Fórum and The Wall Street Journal Europe, Madrid, 22 June 2009.

24 Jun 2009

Tom Alweendo: Announcement of the commencement date of the Financial Intelligence Act 2007

Speech by Mr Tom Alweendo, Governor of Bank of Namibia, at launching the awareness campaign on provisions of the Financial Intelligence Act 2007, Windhoek, 29 April 2009.

24 Jun 2009

Thomas Jordan: Low interest rates - blessing or curse?

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Delegiertenversammlung des HEV Schweiz, Säntis, 19 June 2009.

24 Jun 2009

Elizabeth A Duke: Containing the crisis and promoting economic recovery

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Women in Housing and Finance Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 15 June 2009.

24 Jun 2009

Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo: Beyond the financial crisis - some issues on the future of central banking

Speech by Mr Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Inaugural Conference of "Cátedra Fundación Ramón Areces de Distribución Comercial" at the University of Oviedo, Oviedo, 19 June 2009.

23 Jun 2009

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, at the half yearly media news conference, Berne, 18 June 2009.

23 Jun 2009

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, 20 June 2009.

23 Jun 2009

Thomas Jordan: Challenges for the SNB in extraordinary times

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 20 June 2008.

23 Jun 2009

Mark Carney: From green shoots to the harvest - comments on financial stability

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Regina & District Chamber of Commerce, Regina, Saskatchewan, 18 June 2009.

23 Jun 2009

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Going forward - regulation and supervision after the financial turmoil

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 4th Intern. Conf. of Fin. Regulation & Supervision "After the Big Bang: Reshaping Central Banking, Regulation & Supervision", Bocconi University, Milan, 19 June 2009.

19 Jun 2009

Ben S Bernanke: Community development financial institutions - challenges and opportunities

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Global Financial Literacy Summit, Washington DC, 17 June 2009.

19 Jun 2009

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, 17 June 2009.

19 Jun 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: Celebration of 130th Anniversary of the Bulgarian National Bank

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Gala Event of the Celebration of 130th Anniversary of the Bulgarian National Bank, Sofia, 12 June 2009.

19 Jun 2009

Jose De Gregorio: Global confidence crisis - the value of waiting and the coordination failures revisited

Keynote speech by Mr Jose De Gregorio, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the opening of the Post-Graduate Program of the School of Economics and Business Administration of Universidad de Chile, Santiago, 4 June 2009.

19 Jun 2009

Bandid Nijathaworn: Financial developments and the Thai banking sector

Keynote address by Dr Bandid Nijathaworn, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Third Euromoney Thailand Investment Forum, Bangkok, 10 June 2009.

18 Jun 2009

Christian Noyer: Economic and financial crisis - the post-G20 outlook

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at a luncheon organised by the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong, 11 June 2009.

18 Jun 2009

Lucas Papademos: ECB Financial Stability Review June 2009 - opening remarks

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 2009 ECB Financial Stability Review, Frankfurt am Main, 15 June 2009.

18 Jun 2009

Shyamala Gopinath: Addressing the regulatory perimeter issues - Indian experience

Remarks by Ms Shyamala Gopinath, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Ninth Annual International Seminar on Policy Challenges for the Financial Sector, Washington DC, 3-5 June 2009.

18 Jun 2009

Kevin M Warsh: Defining deviancy

Speech by Mr Kevin M Warsh, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Institute of International Bankers Annual Meeting, New York, 16 June 2009.

18 Jun 2009

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: Monetary policy challenges in light of the current financial market developments

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at Alpbach Talks, Vienna, 15 June 2009.

17 Jun 2009

Christian Noyer: The macroeconomy and financial systems in normal times and in times of stress

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at a conference, jointly organised by the Bank of France and the Deutsche Bundesbank, Chantilly, 9 June 2009.

17 Jun 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: The financial crisis and the response of the ECB

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Ceremony conferring the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa at the University of National and World Economy, Sofia, 12 June 2009.

17 Jun 2009

Kiyohiko G Nishimura: Financial system stability and market confidence

Speech by Mr Kiyohiko G Nishimura, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Japan Society of Monetary Economics Spring Annual Meeting, Tokyo, 16 May 2009.

17 Jun 2009

Daniel K Tarullo: Large banks and small banks in an era of systemic risk regulation

Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the North Carolina Bankers Association Annual Convention, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 15 June 2009.

17 Jun 2009

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: Beyond the turmoil - rules, supervision and infrastructures

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the opening panel at the SPIN 2009 Conference, Rome, 15 June 2009.

16 Jun 2009

Mark Carney: Rebalancing the global economy

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the International Economic Forum of the Americas Conference of Montreal, Montreal, 11 June 2009.

16 Jun 2009

Martin Redrado: What's wrong with the current framework of global financial architecture?

Speech by Mr Martin Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, at Bank Indonesia's 7th Annual International Seminar 'Global financial tsunami: what can we do?', Bali, 13 June 2009.

16 Jun 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Strengthening Zambia's financial and private health sector

Remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the Second Private Health Sector Trade Fair, Lusaka, 5 June 2009.

16 Jun 2009

Barbro Wickman-Parak: The financial crisis - where do we stand today and where are we heading?

Speech by Ms Barbro Wickman-Parak, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Danske Market's Central Bank Seminar, Snekkersten, Denmark, 11 June 2009.

16 Jun 2009

Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo: Address for the 2008 Bernácer Prize Award Ceremony in honour of Markus Brunnermeier

Speech by Mr Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 2008 Bernácer Prize Award Ceremony in honour of Markus Brunnermeier, Madrid, 10 June 2009.

15 Jun 2009

Mario Draghi: Financial stability in the global environment? Learning the lessons from the market crisis

Keynote speech by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at IOSCOs Annual Conference, Tel Aviv, 10 June 2009.

15 Jun 2009

Rakesh Mohan: Emerging contours of financial regulation - challenges and dynamics

Paper by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, for the Financial Stability Review of Bank of France, 10 June 2009.

15 Jun 2009

Elizabeth A Duke: The systemic importance of consumer protection

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 2009 Community Development Policy Summit, Cleveland, Ohio, 10 June 2009.

15 Jun 2009

Jürgen Stark: The economic crisis and the response of fiscal and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Austrian Industrial Organisation, Linz, 8 June 2009.

15 Jun 2009

John Hurley: Restoring stability to the banking system

Speech by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland, to ACI Ireland, Dublin, 10 June 2009.