Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2010

Date Titles
29 Jun 2010

Kevin Warsh: It's Greek to me - economic events of the last three years

Speech by Mr Kevin Warsh, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Rotary Club of Atlanta Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, 28 June 2010.

29 Jun 2010

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: Towards a safer financial system

Intervention by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the US Financial Services Roundtable, Brussels, 28 June 2010.

29 Jun 2010

Petar Goshev: Some lessons from the crisis

Opening address by Mr Petar Goshev, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the 23rd Annual Conference of the Group of Banking Supervisors from Central and Eastern Europe, Ohrid, 15 June 2010.

29 Jun 2010

Prof Njuguna Ndung'u: Growing real estate through finance

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Forum on Growing Real Estate through Finance, Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 23 June 2010.

29 Jun 2010

Kiyohiko G Nishimura: Financial regulations - Asian perspectives

Remarks by Mr Kiyohiko G Nishimura, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Panel Session "Financial Development and Regulatory Coordination under New Circumstances", at Lujiazui Forum Annual Meeting 2010, Shanghai, 26 June 2010.

29 Jun 2010

Millison K Narh: Monetary policy and outlook for economic growth

Speech by Mr Millison K Narh, Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, at the Databank Investor Forum, Accra, 26 April 2010.

25 Jun 2010

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview in La Repubblica

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, in La Repubblica, Italy, conducted by Ms Elena Polidori on 16 June 2010 and published on 24 June 2010.

25 Jun 2010

Sada S Reddy: Fijian business - on the edge

Presentation by Mr Sada S Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, to the Fiji Indigenous Business Council, Suva, Fiji, 23 June 2010.

25 Jun 2010

Njuguna Ndung'u: Financial inclusion through the agent banking model and credit reference bureaus

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the official opening of Fina Bank's, Ngong Road Branch, Nairobi, 17 June 2010.

25 Jun 2010

Tim Lane: Risks to Canada's financial stability in an uncertain world

Remarks by Mr Tim Lane, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the Winnipeg CFA Society, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 22 June 2010.

25 Jun 2010

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Sustainable financial inclusion

Closing remarks by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Data Workshop, Lanai Kijang, Kuala Lumpur, 22 June 2010.

25 Jun 2010

Thomas M Hoenig: The high cost of exceptionally low rates

Speech by Mr Thomas M Hoenig, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, at the Bartlesville Federal Reserve Forum, hosted by Bartlesville Chamber of Commerce, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 3 June 2010.

24 Jun 2010

Philipp M Hildebrand: Europe's fiscal challenges

Speech by Mr Philipp M Hildebrand, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Annual General Meeting of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce, Rueschlikon, Switzerland, 21 June 2010.

24 Jun 2010

Jean-Claude Trichet: Hearing at the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at a hearing at the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament, Brussels, 21 June 2010.

24 Jun 2010

Erkki Liikanen: Some observations on today's international financial situation on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Bank of Russia

Remarks by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Bank of Russia, Moscow, 18 June 2010.

24 Jun 2010

George A Provopoulos: The Greek economic crisis and the euro

Speech by Mr George A Provopoulos, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Scholars Association of the Alexander S Onassis Public Benefit Foundation International Conference, Athens, 21 June 2010.

24 Jun 2010

Duvvuri Subbarao: Harnessing technology to bank the unbanked

Remarks by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Banking Technology Excellence Awards 2009 at the Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, 18 June 2010.

24 Jun 2010

Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo: Reform of the architecture of the financial system

Speech by Mr Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Universidad del Pais Vasco, Campus de Leioa, Bilbao, 21 June 2010.

24 Jun 2010

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Evolving the next frontier of Islamic finance development through innovation

Speech by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Assistant Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Mock Cheque Exchange Ceremony between the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF) and Bank Islam, Maybank Islamic and Affin Islamic, Kuala Lumpur, 15 June 2010.

23 Jun 2010

Mario Draghi: Trade, competitiveness and Europe

Opening remarks by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the 2nd EFIGE (European Firms in the Global Economy) Scientific Workshop and Policy Conference, Rome, 18 June 2010.

23 Jun 2010

Miguel Fernandez Ordonez: Presentation of the Annual Report 2009

Address by Mr Miguel Fernandez Ordonez, Governor of the Bank of Spain, to the Governing Council of the Bank of Spain on the Presentation of the Annual Report 2009, Madrid, 16 June 2010.

23 Jun 2010

Amando M Tetangco: State of the Philippine economy and inauguration of a new regional branch

Welcome remarks by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, on the occasion of the inauguration of the BSP Pampanga regional branch, San Fernando, 17 June 2010.

23 Jun 2010

Sada S Reddy: The future for Fiji's economy

Presentation by Mr Sada S Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, to the Fiji Institute of Accountants, Yanuca, Fiji, 11 June 2010.

23 Jun 2010

Njuguna Ndung'u: The agent banking model

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the launch of Ecobank Kenya's Rapid Transfer Product, Nairobi, 17 June 2010.

23 Jun 2010

K C Chakrabarty: Financial deepening by putting financial inclusion campaign into mission mode

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 23rd Skoch Summit, Mumbai, 17 June 2010.

22 Jun 2010

Philipp Hildebrand: Economic situation and monetary conditions in Switzerland

Introductory remarks by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Geneva, 17 June 2010.

22 Jun 2010

Thomas Jordan: The Swiss banking sector and the next steps in resolving the "too big to fail" issue

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Geneva, 17 June 2010.

22 Jun 2010

Jean-Pierre Danthine: Signals from the financial markets and developments in the implementation of Swiss monetary policy

Introductory remarks by Mr Jean-Pierre Danthine, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Geneva, 17 June 2010.

22 Jun 2010

Njuguna Ndung'u: Nakuru as a financial actor and upcoming currency centre

Keynote speech by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, to the Nakuru Business Association, Nakuru, 11 June 2010.

22 Jun 2010

Barbro Wickman-Parak: The repo rate path - experiences three years on

Speech by Ms Barbro Wickman-Parak, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Danske Bank, Stockholm, 17 June 2010.

22 Jun 2010

Benny Popoitai: Prospects for development and economic growth in the new decade

Address by Mr Benny Popoitai, Deputy Governor Regulations of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, to the Papua New Guinea-Australian Business Council Forum, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 16-18 May 2010.

22 Jun 2010

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: The role of regulators when markets fail

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference on the Squam Lake Report "Fixing the Financial System", New York City, 16 June 2010.

21 Jun 2010

Christian Noyer: Sovereign crisis, risk contagion and the response of the central bank

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Global Interdependence Centre (GIC) Conferences, Paris, 17 June 2010.

21 Jun 2010

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, 16 June 2010.

21 Jun 2010

Jose De Gregorio: Macroeconomics, policymaking and the crisis

Keynote speech by Mr Jose De Gregorio, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the Bank of Finland and Bank of Italy Conference on Challenges of the Global Crisis to Macroeconomic Theory and International Finance, in honour of Pentti Kouri, Helsinki, 11 June 2010.

21 Jun 2010

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Towards the next phase of growth for Islamic banking and finance - a new paradigm for Asia and the Middle East

Opening remarks by HE Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, at the 1st Annual World Islamic Banking Conference: Asia Summit 2010, Singapore, 14 June 2010.

21 Jun 2010

Lim Hng Kiang: Seeking new growth horizons

Opening address by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade and Industry and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the 1st Annual World Islamic Banking Conference: Asia Summit 2010, Singapore, 14 June 2010.

21 Jun 2010

Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo: Re-starting securitisation

Keynote speech by Mr Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Association for Financial Markets in Europe/European Science Foundation (ESF) and Information Management Network Global ABS (Asset-Backed Securities) 2010 Conference, London, 16 June 2010.

18 Jun 2010

Ben S Bernanke: Remarks on The Squam Lake Report - fixing the financial system

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Squam Lake Conference, New York, 16 June 2010.

18 Jun 2010

Mark Carney: Fortune favours the bold

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, 16 June 2010.