Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2011

Date Titles
30 Jun 2011

Miroslav Singer: The Czech Republic outside EMU - a success story born from painful lessons. A Czech view on resolving the euro crisis

Speech by Mr Miroslav Singer, Governor of the Czech National Bank, as part of the OMFIF (Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum) Golden Series on World Money, Reform Club, London, 28 June 2011.

30 Jun 2011

K C Chakrabarty: Connecting the dots

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 6th CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) BANKing TECH Summit 2011, Mumbai, 28 June 2011.

30 Jun 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Completing Economic and Monetary Union

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Gala Dinner of the State of the European Union conference "Revitalising the European Dream: A Corporate View", Brussels, 28 June 2011.

29 Jun 2011

Fatos Ibrahimi: Business development opportunities in Albania

Speech by Mr Fatos Ibrahimi, First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Forum on Business Activity, with Governors and Managing Board of the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank, Tirana, 20 June 2011.

29 Jun 2011

Duvvuri Subbarao: India and the global financial crisis what have we learnt?

Text of the K R Narayanan Oration by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the South Asia Research Centre of the Australian National University, Canberra, 23 June 2011.

28 Jun 2011

Philip Lowe: Inflation - the recent past and the future

Keynote address by Mr Philip Lowe, Assistant Governor (Economic) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to BankSA "Trends" Business Luncheon, Adelaide, 24 June 2011.

28 Jun 2011

Philipp Hildebrand: Overview of the Swiss and global economy

Introductory remarks by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 16 June 2011.

28 Jun 2011

Thomas J Jordan: Financial Stability Report - potential risks and actions

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas J Jordan, Vice Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 16 June 2011.

28 Jun 2011

Lim Hng Kiang: Bank capital adequacy and institutional structure - Singapore's approach

Keynote address by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade and Industry and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the 38th Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) Annual Dinner, Singapore, 28 June 2011.

28 Jun 2011

Jean-Pierre Danthine: Market developments, Swiss monetary policy and foreign exchange reserve management

Introductory remarks by Mr Jean-Pierre Danthine, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the half-yearly media news conference, Berne, 16 June 2011.

27 Jun 2011

Lim Hng Kiang: Singapore's key role in Asia

Opening remarks by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade and Industry and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the 8th Annual Citi Asia Pacific Investor Conference 2011, Singapore, 16 February 2011.

27 Jun 2011

Emsley Tromp: Towards a regulatory framework for the utility sector of Curaçao - lessons from international experiences

Speech by Dr Emsley Tromp, President of the Central Bank of Curaçao and Sint Maarten, on the occasion of the follow-up energy symposium with the theme "A regulatory framework, making it good for everybody", Willemstad, 18 May 2011.

27 Jun 2011

Ignazio Visco: Pension systems in the midst of the demographic transition - the way forward

Dinner talk by Mr Ignazio Visco, Deputy Director General and Member of the Governing Board of the Bank of Italy, to the International Pension Workshop, jointly organized by Netspar and CeRP, Moncalieri, 16-17 June 2011.

27 Jun 2011

Kiyohiko G Nishimura: Population ageing, macroeconomic crisis and policy challenges

Speech by Mr Kiyohiko G Nishimura, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 75th Anniversary Conference of Keynes' General Theory, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, 20 June 2011.

27 Jun 2011

Mario Draghi: Opening statement to the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament

Opening statement by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, and Candidate for President of the European Central Bank, to the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament, Brussels, 14 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Mugur Isărescu: Economic governance in the European Union

Speech by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania, at the Conference "Economic Governance in the European Union", jointly organized by the European Commission, the Ministry of Finance and the National Bank of Romania, Bucharest, 10 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Philipp Hildebrand: The independence of the Swiss National Bank

Speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at Avenir Suisse, Zurich, 21 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Javier Aríztegui: The financial crisis and the restructuring of the Spanish banking system

Speech by Mr Javier Aríztegui, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the APIE (the Spanish Association of Economics Journalists) - UIMP (Menéndez Pelayo University) Course, Santander, 17 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Njuguna Ndung'u: Developments in the banking sector in Kenya

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the official opening of Standard Chartered Bank Kenya Limited s Head Office, Nairobi, 20 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Mugur Isărescu: International Financial Reporting Standards - international experience and implementation by the banking sector in Romania in 2012

Opening speech by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania, at the IFRS conference "International experience and implementation by the Romanian banking sector in 2012", Bucharest, 20 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Mark Carney: Opening Statement for Appearance before the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce

Opening Statement by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce, Ottawa, Ontario, 22 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Glenford Ysaguirre: From the global financial crisis to more robust regulatory frameworks and resilient financial systems

Feature address by Mr Glenford Ysaguirre, Governor of the Central Bank of Belize, at the Caribbean Group of Banking Supervisors XXIX Annual Conference, San Pedro Town, 16 June 2011.

23 Jun 2011

Masaaki Shirakawa: Money, government securities and a central bank

Keynote address by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 2011 Spring Meeting of The Japan Society of Monetary Economics, Tokyo, 28 May 2010.

22 Jun 2011

Charles I Plosser: The US economic outlook and the normalization of monetary policy

Speech by Mr Charles I Plosser, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, at the Society of Business Economists Annual Conference, London, England, 9 June 2011.

22 Jun 2011

Nout Wellink: Looking beyond the current reforms

Speech by Mr Nout Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the Amsterdam Financial Forum, Amsterdam, 17 June 2011.

22 Jun 2011

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Innovative financing for transformation

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Langkawi International Dialogue 2011: Innovative Financing for Transformation, Putrajaya, 19 June 2011.

22 Jun 2011

K C Chakrabarty: Challenges and opportunities in a trillion dollar economy

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India's (ASSOCHAM) National Banking Conclave, New Delhi, 17 June 2011.

22 Jun 2011

Erkki Liikanen: Economic and Monetary Union - lessons from the recent crisis

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the European Economics and Financial Centre (EEFC), Distinguished Speakers Seminar, London, 16 June 2011.

22 Jun 2011

Mark Carney: Canada's new polymer bank notes - celebrating Canada's achievements at the frontiers of innovation

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the presentation of new polymer bank notes, Bank of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, 20 June 2011.

22 Jun 2011

Miguel Fernández Ordóñez: Presentation of the 2010 Annual Report

Testimony of Mr Miguel Fernández Ordóñez, Governor of the Bank of Spain, to the Parliamentary Committee on Economic and Financial Affairs, on the occasion of the presentation of the 2010 Annual Report, Madrid, 21 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Ardian Fullani: Recent developments in the Albanian banking system

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at a meeting organised by Raiffeisen Bank with business representatives and its major clients, Tirana, 14 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Andreas Dombret: Reform of the global financial system

Opening lecture by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Generation Forum, Eltville, 16 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Svante Öberg: Economic conditions for wage formation

Speech by Mr Svante Öberg, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the National Mediation Office, Stockholm, 16 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Subir Gokarn: Financial stability

Welcome remarks by Dr Subir Gokarn, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the SAARCFINANCE Governors' Symposium, Kumarakom, Kerala, 10 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

K C Chakrabarty: Non-financial reporting - what, why and how - Indian perspective

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the National Conference on "Non-Financial Reporting and Risk Management for Financial Institutions in India", jointly organised by GIZ, SIDBI, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), IIM Bangalore and NextGen, Mumbai, 6 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Ardian Fullani: Economic and monetary developments in Albania in 2010

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Parliament presenting the Annual Report of the Bank of Albania, Tirana, 9 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: The euro area and its role in the global economy

Remarks by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, upon reception of the 2011 Global Economy Prize, Kiel, 19 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Intervention at Sveriges Riksbank conference "Monetary policy in an era of fiscal stress"

Intervention by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in the panel "Challenges for monetary and fiscal policy", at the Sveriges Riksbank conference "Monetary policy in an era of fiscal stress", Stockholm, 17 June 2011.

21 Jun 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Economic diversity on both sides of the Atlantic

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the US Sciences Po Foundation Annual Benefit, New York, 16 June 2011.

20 Jun 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with The Times

Interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, in The Times, conducted by Mr Sam Fleming on 13 June 2011 and published on 16 June 2011.