Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2009

Date Titles
12 Jun 2009

Axel A Weber: The macroeconomy and financial systems in normal times and in times of stress

Dinner speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the joint Bundesbank-Bank of France conference on "The macroeconomy and financial systems in normal times and in times of stress", Gouvieux-Chantilly, 8 June 2009.

12 Jun 2009

Masaaki Shirakawa: The role of central banks in the new financial environment

Remarks by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the International Monetary Conference, Kyoto, 9 June 2009.

12 Jun 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Foreign private investment in Zambia

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the Closing and Dissemination Workshop on Foreign Private Investment and Investor Perception Survey, Lusaka, 4 June 2009.

12 Jun 2009

Paul Tucker: The state of the markets - four issues

Remarks by Mr Paul Tucker, Deputy Governor, Financial Stability, of the Bank of England, at the Association of British Insurers 2009 Biennial Conference, London, 9 June 2009.

12 Jun 2009

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: The post-crisis financial architecture

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum, Saint Petersburg, 6 June 2009.

11 Jun 2009

Axel A Weber: A new supervisory architecture for Europe's banking system - the view from policy makers

Introductory remarks by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the policy panel "A New Supervisory Architecture for Europe's Banking System: The View from Policy Makers", Frankfurt am Main, 5 June 2009.

11 Jun 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: The times of unprecedented challenges

Address by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, at the conf. "20 years after the collapse of the socialist economy: transformation, econ. growth & convergence in Poland & other central and eastern European countries", Warsaw, 5 June 2009.

11 Jun 2009

Glenn Stevens: Economic update

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to James Cook University's Business Excellence Series in the Tropics (BEST) Luncheon, Townsville, 4 June 2009.

11 Jun 2009

Daniel K Tarullo: Financial regulation in the wake of the crisis

Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 8 June 2009.

11 Jun 2009

Jürgen Stark: Economies of central and eastern Europe and the euro

Introduction by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, for Session III "Economies of Central and Eastern Europe and the euro" during the National Bank of Poland Conference, Warsaw, 5 June 2009.

10 Jun 2009

William C Dudley: A preliminary assessment of the TALF

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association and Pension Real Estate Association's Public-Private Investment Program Summit, New York, 4 June 2009.

10 Jun 2009

Svein Gjedrem: Ten years of inflation targeting strategy in Poland compared with the experience of other countries

Presentation by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at a conference, National Bank of Poland, Warsaw, 5 June 2009.

10 Jun 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Increasing access to financial services in Zambia

Remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the official opening of National Savings and Credit Bank, Lukulu Branch, Lusaka, 27 May 2009.

10 Jun 2009

Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo: Managing risk - the role of the central bank in a financial crisis

Speech by Mr Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at Risk Europe 2009, Frankfurt am Main, 4 June 2009.

10 Jun 2009

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: The future of reserve currencies

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum, Saint Petersburg, 6 June 2009.

9 Jun 2009

Ben S Bernanke: Current economic and financial conditions and the federal budget

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on the Budget, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 3 June 2009.

9 Jun 2009

Mario Draghi: Overview of economic and financial developments in Italy

Concluding remarks by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the Ordinary Meeting of Shareholders 2008 - 115th Financial Year, Bank of Italy, Rome 29 May 2009.

9 Jun 2009

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank and Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 4 June 2009.

9 Jun 2009

Svein Gjedrem: Investing for the long run

Dinner speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at The Norwegian Government Pension Fund's Investment Strategy Summit, Oslo, 3 June 2009.

9 Jun 2009

Jose De Gregorio: Inflation targeting and financial crises

Speech by Mr Jose De Gregorio, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the seminar on financial crises "Seminario Intern. de Crisis Financieras", org. by Banco de la Republica de Colombia & the Fondo de Garantias de Instit. Fin., Bogota, 28 May 2009.

8 Jun 2009

T T Mboweni: Renewed challenges for model builders and forecasters in times of extreme uncertainty

Keynote address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the SAKE24 Economist of the Year Award's Dinner, Johannesburg, 20 May 2009.

8 Jun 2009

Durmus Yilmaz: Recent economic and financial developments in Turkey

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the press conference for the presentation of the Inflation Report, Ankara, 30 April 2009.

8 Jun 2009

Paul Tucker: The repertoire of official sector interventions in the financial system - last resort lending, market-making, and capital

Remarks by Mr Paul Tucker, Deputy Governor, Financial Stability, of the Bank of England, at the Bank of Japan 2009 International Conference "Financial System and Monetary Policy: Implementation", Bank of Japan, Tokyo, 27-28 May 2009.

8 Jun 2009

Ric Battelino: Global monetary developments

Address by Mr Ric Battelino, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to 2009 Securities & Derivatives Industry Association Conference, Sydney, 28 May 2009.

8 Jun 2009

X P Guma: The role of monetary policy

Address by Dr X P Guma, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, to the IPM Annual Business Conference in association with NKR, Durban, 18 May 2009.

3 Jun 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: The financial crisis and the role of central banks - the experience of the ECB

Keynote address by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the international symposium marking the 50th anniversary of Bank Al-Maghrib, Marrakech, 29 May 2009.

3 Jun 2009

Radovan Jelasic: Strengthening integration and cooperation in Southeast Europe

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the Press Conference of the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE), Belgrade, 26 May 2009.

3 Jun 2009

T T Mboweni: The implications of the global crisis for South Africa and policy responses

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, to the Road Freight Association Convention, Vanderbijlpark, 19 May 2009.

3 Jun 2009

Svante Öberg: Monetary policy and the elusive resource utilisation

Speech by Mr Svante Öberg, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Handelsbanken, Stockholm, 25 May 2009.

3 Jun 2009

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Towards the G8 - strategies for emerging from the crisis

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Universita LUISS Guido Carli, Rome, 27 May 2009.

2 Jun 2009

Axel A Weber: Challenges for monetary policy in the financial crisis

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Konstanz Seminar on Monetary Theory and Policy, Island of Reichenau, 28 May 2009.

2 Jun 2009

Masaaki Shirakawa: Financial system and monetary policy implementation - long and winding evolution in the way of thinking

Opening speech by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 2009 International Conference hosted by the Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies, Tokyo, 27 May 2009.

2 Jun 2009

Jose De Gregorio: Monetary Policy Report

Speech by Mr Jose De Gregorio, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the presentation of the Monetary Policy Report before the Finance Commission of the Honorable Senate of the Republic of Chile, Santiago, 13 May 2009.

2 Jun 2009

Michael C Bonello: The challenges facing Malta's banking system

Speech by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the Second Annual Conference of Finance Malta, Valletta, 29 May 2009.

2 Jun 2009

Lucas Papademos: The role of the ECB in financial crisis management

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the conference on "The cost of the financial crisis: Planning an exit strategy", at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Athens, 27 May 2009.

29 May 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: Integration and innovation - the Alpha and Omega of a successful retail payments market in Europe

Opening remarks by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Joint ECB/the Netherlands Bank conference on "Retail payments: integration and innovation", Frankfurt am Main, 25 May 2009.

29 May 2009

Masaaki Shirakawa: Recent economic and financial developments and the conduct of monetary policy

Speech by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Kanazawa Branch, Kanazawa, 25 May 2009.

29 May 2009

Radovan Jelasic: Development of the municipal bond market in Serbia

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at NALED - National Alliance for Local Economic Development, Belgrade, 13 May 2009.

29 May 2009

Sada Reddy: Fiji's economic situation

Talk by Mr Sada Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, to the Ministry of Information, Communications and Archives, Suva, 22 April 2009.

29 May 2009

Pentti Hakkarainen: Future of retail banking - more competition needed

Background paper by Mr Pentti Hakkarainen, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Finland, for the Panel Session at the Joint Conference of the ECB and the Netherlands Bank on Retail payments: integration & innovation¿, Frankfurt am Main, 25 May 2009.