Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2012

Date Titles
29 May 2012

Dimitar Bogov: Republic of Macedonia - celebrating monetary independence

Opening address by Mr Dimitar Bogov, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the gala event on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the monetary independence of the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje, 26 April 2012.

29 May 2012

Dimitar Bogov: Creating an environment for sustainable economic growth in Macedonia

Opening address by Mr Dimitar Bogov, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the 13th Macedonian Stock Exchange Annual Conference, Skopje, 4 May 2012.

29 May 2012

Dimitar Bogov: Challenges of countries from South-Eastern Europe in the current economic and financial turbulence in the euro area

Opening speech by Mr Dimitar Bogov, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the NBRM conference on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the monetary independence of the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje, 27 April 2012.

29 May 2012

Dimitar Bogov: Promoting Macedonia's cultural and historical values

Opening speech by Mr Dimitar Bogov, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the opening of the exhibition titled "Wall Paintings from the Episcopal Basilica in Stobi" on the occasion of the International Museum Day, Skopje, 18 May 2012.

25 May 2012

William C Dudley: Conducting monetary policy - rules, learning and risk management

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the C Peter McColough Series on International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, New York, 24 May 2012.

25 May 2012

Jörg Asmussen: A European agenda 20..

Speech by Mr Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the "Welt"-Währungskonferenz ("Welt" currency conference), Berlin, 21 May 2012.

25 May 2012

Jörg Asmussen: A European Central Bank perspective on key issues of the crisis

Speech by Mr Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the European Financial Congress, Sopot, Poland, 24 May 2012.

25 May 2012

Mario Draghi: A route for Europe

Address by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the day in memory of Mr Federico Caffè, organised by the Faculty of Economics and the Department of Economics and Law at the Sapienza University, Rome, 24 May 2012.

25 May 2012

Peter Praet: European financial integration in times of crisis

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Annual General Meeting and Conference 2012 of the International Capital Market Association (ICMA), Milan, 25 May 2012.

24 May 2012

Bojan Marković: National Bank of Serbia's outlook on inflation

Speech by Mr Bojan Marković, Vice Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the presentation of the Inflation Report, Belgrade, 16 May 2012.

24 May 2012

Charles Bean: Pension funds and quantitative easing

Speech by Mr Charles Bean, Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy of the Bank of England, to the National Association of Pension Funds' Local Authority Conference, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire, 23 May 2012.

24 May 2012

Erkki Liikanen: Monetary policy in unconventional times

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at an European Central Bank colloquium in honour of Mr José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 16 May 2012.

23 May 2012

Eddie Yue: Renminbi - a new era and the role of Hong Kong

Keynote address by Mr Eddie Yue, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Global Offshore RMB Funding Forum 2012, Hong Kong, 23 May 2012.

23 May 2012

Sayuri Shirai: Recent global economic developments and monetary policy in Japan - strengthening Japan's growth momentum through opportunities in emerging Asia

Speech by Ms Sayuri Shirai, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Akita, 10 May 2012.

23 May 2012

José Manuel González-Páramo: Completing the euro project - the day after tomorrow

Speech by Mr José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) Golden Series on World Money, London, 18 May 2012.

22 May 2012

Josef Bonnici: Reflections on the financial and economic challenges in the euro area and beyond

Address by Professor Josef Bonnici, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the FinanceMalta's 5th Annual Conference "Malta's financial services industry - sustaining the momentum", Mdina, 18 May 2012.

22 May 2012

Barry Whiteside: Microfinance and financial literacy development in Fiji

Opening speech by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the Korovou Microfinance Expo, Korovou, 19 May 2012.

22 May 2012

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Corporate governance and Shari'a compliance in Bahrain

Welcome speech by His Excellency Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, at the AAOIFI (Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions) Annual Shari'a Conference, Manama, 7 May 2012.

22 May 2012

Thomas Jordan: Challenges facing the Swiss National Bank

Speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, to the General Meeting of Shareholders of the Swiss National Bank, 27 April 2012.

21 May 2012

Mario Draghi: Monetary policy in unconventional times

Introductory remarks by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the ECB colloquium held in honour of Mr José Manuel González-Páramo, Frankfurt am Main, 16 May 2012.

21 May 2012

Mojmír Hampl: The EU banking industry

Speaking points by Mr Mojmír Hampl, Vice Governor of the Czech National Bank, at the European Economic Congress "Section: Banking Industry in the EU", Katowice, 15 May 2012.

21 May 2012

Barbro Wickman-Parak: Economic analysis requires a cool head - my view of developments in Sweden and abroad

Speech by Ms Barbro Wickman-Parak, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a meeting, Lulea, 15 May 2012.

16 May 2012

Ong Chong Tee: Financial economics

Opening address by Mr Ong Chong Tee, Deputy Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the SKBI Annual Conference on "Financial economics", at Singapore Management University (SMU), Singapore, 7 May 2012.

16 May 2012

Ardian Fullani: Albania's economic and financial developments in 2011

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the presentation of the Bank of Albania's Annual Report 2011 to the Parliamentary Committee on Economy and Finance, Tirana, 30 April 2012.

16 May 2012

Elizabeth A Duke: Prescriptions for housing recovery

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the National Association of Realtors Midyear Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo, Washington DC, 15 May 2012.

16 May 2012

Thomas Jordan: Monetary policy in times of crisis. Why central banks talk to one another

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Energie-Apéro Etavis, Zurich, 14 May 2012.

14 May 2012

Carlos Gustavo Cano: On the crisis

Speech by Mr Carlos Gustavo Cano, Co-Director of the Bank of the Republic, at the Universidad del Rosario School of Economics graduation ceremony, Bogotá, 25 April 2012.

14 May 2012

Philip Lowe: Developments in the mining and non-mining economies

Address by Mr Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the ADC Future Summit, Melbourne, 14 May 2012.

14 May 2012

Benoît Cœuré: Unexpected events and the global safety net

Remarks by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the IMF-SNB High-Level Conference on the International Monetary System, Zurich, 8 May 2012.

11 May 2012

Ewald Nowotny: European Monetary Union - lessons from the debt crisis

Opening remarks by Prof Dr Ewald Nowotny, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria, at the 40th Economics Conference of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria "European Monetary Union - lessons from the debt crisis", Vienna, 10 May 2012.

11 May 2012

Peter Praet: Managing financial crises - the role of the European Central Bank

Address by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 40th Economics Conference of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria "European Monetary Union - lessons from the debt crisis", Vienna, 10 May 2012.

11 May 2012

Ben S Bernanke: Banks and bank lending - the state of play

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 48th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition, Chicago, Illinois (via satellite), 10 May 2012.

11 May 2012

Andreas Dombret: How to manage financial crisis from a systemic viewpoint

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 40th Economics Conference of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria "European Monetary Union - lessons from the debt crisis", Vienna, 10 May 2012.

10 May 2012

Prasarn Trairatvorakul: Regional cooperation for improved financial resilience and liquidity support - a decade on and the challenges ahead

Keynote speech by Dr Prasarn Trairatvorakul, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the 10th Anniversary Commemoration of the launch of the Asian Bond Market Initiative (ABMI), Asian Development Bank, Manila, 4 May.

9 May 2012

William C Dudley: What does interconnectedness imply for macroeconomic and financial cooperation?

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Swiss National Bank-International Monetary Fund Conference, Zurich, 8 May 2012.

9 May 2012

Patrick Honohan: The return of the surprise in central banking

Address by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) Golden Series on World Money, London, 8 May 2012.

9 May 2012

Patrick Honohan: The experience of financial integration - Ireland, Britain, Europe

Text of the Mais Lecture by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Cass Business School, London, 8 May 2012.

9 May 2012

Mario Draghi: The TARGET2-Securities Framework Agreement

Address by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the event marking the first signatures to the T2S Framework Agreement, Frankfurt am Main, 8 May 2012.

9 May 2012

Peter Praet: The TARGET2-Securities Framework Agreement

Address by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the event marking the first signatures to the T2S Framework Agreement, Frankfurt am Main, 8 May 2012.

9 May 2012

Ignazio Visco: The TARGET2-Securities Framework Agreement

Key statement by Mr Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Baml of Italy, at the event marking the first signatures to the T2S Framework Agreement, Frankfurt am Main, 8 May 2012.