Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2013

Date Titles
29 May 2013

Haruhiko Kuroda: Opening remarks

Opening remarks by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 2013 Bank of Japan-Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies (IMES) Conference, hosted by the IMES of the Bank of Japan, Tokyo, 29 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Promoting suitable and cost-effective financial services in Uganda

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the official opening of Crane Bank's new branch at Entebbe airport, Entebbe, 16 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Challenges for sound banking systems in East Africa - a central banker's perspective

Opening remarks by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the 16th East African Community (EAC) Monetary Affairs Committee Meeting, Kampala, 23 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Øystein Olsen: The conduct of monetary policy

Introductory statement by Mr Øystein Olsen, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the hearing before the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs of the Storting (Norwegian parliament), Oslo, 21 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Rundheersing Bheenick: Ensuring the financial stability of the banking system in Mauritius

Address by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, on the occasion of the grant of a new banking licence to Barclays Bank Mauritius Limited, Port Louis, 23 May 2013.

28 May 2013

George A Provopoulos: The Greek economy and banking system - recent developments and the way forward

Welcome remarks by Mr George A Provopoulos, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the conference "The crisis in the euro area", Athens, 23 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Ryuzo Miyao: Central banking further into uncharted territory

Speech by Mr Ryuzo Miyao, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting held by the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan, Tokyo, 28 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Pongpen Ruengvirayudh: The state of the Thai economy and macroeconomic policy

Speech by Ms Pongpen Ruengvirayudh, Deputy Governor for Monetary Stability of the Bank of Thailand, on behalf of Dr Prasarn Trairatvorakul, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Joint Foreign Chambers of Commerce (JFCCT), Bangkok, 28 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Tharman Shanmugaratnam: Strengthening financial cooperation between China and Singapore

Opening remarks by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Opening Ceremony of Monetary Authority of Singapore's Beijing Representative Office, Beijing, 28 May 2013.

28 May 2013

Andreas Dombret: Boring banking?

Opening statement by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the panel discussion, organized by "Bündnis 90/Die Grünen", Frankfurt am Main, 28 May 2013.

27 May 2013

Fabio Panetta: Macroprudential tools - where do we stand?

Remarks by Mr Fabio Panetta, Deputy Director General of the Bank of Italy, during the presentation of the 2013 Financial Stability Review, Central Bank of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 14 May 2013.

27 May 2013

Patrick Honohan: Sustainable mortgage modification

Remarks by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, for the FMC2 Conference (The Financial Mathematics and Computation Cluster), Dublin, 23 May 2013.

27 May 2013

Haruhiko Kuroda: Quantitative and qualitative monetary easing and the financial system - toward realisation of a vigorous financial system

Speech by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 2013 Spring Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Monetary Economics, Tokyo, 26 May 2013.

27 May 2013

Per Callesen: Current economic and financial issues affecting Denmark

Speech by Mr Per Callesen, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the International Capital Market Association's (ICMA) Annual General Meeting and Conference 2013, Copenhagen, 24 May 2013.

27 May 2013

G Padmanabhan: Evolving regulations and emerging market challenges - the Indian context

Keynote address by Mr G Padmanabhan, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 8th Annual Conference of the Foreign Exchange Dealers' Association of India, Singapore, 24 May 2013.

27 May 2013

Manuel Sánchez: Emerging economies in the face of financial bonanza

Remarks by Mr Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at CEMLA's (Center for Latin American Monetary Studies) IX Meeting of Monetary Policy Managers, co-sponsored by CEMLA and the Central Bank of Argentina, Buenos Aires, 23 May 2013.

27 May 2013

Vítor Constâncio: Implications of the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) on the European System of Financial Supervision (ESFS)

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at a Public Hearing on Financial Supervision in the EU, Brussels, 24 May 2013.

24 May 2013

Christian Noyer: Current policy debate challenges - a euro area perspective

Welcome address 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 4th Bank of France-Deutsche Bundesbank Macroeconomics and Finance Conference, Paris, 24 May 2013.

24 May 2013

Haruhiko Kuroda: Realizing the Asian century

Speech by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the International Conference on "The future of Asia", Tokyo, 24 May 2013.

24 May 2013

Jens Weidmann: Who calls the shots? The problem of fiscal dominance

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 4th Bank of France-Deutsche Bundesbank Macroeconomics and Finance Conference, Paris, 24 May 2013.

24 May 2013

Vítor Constâncio: The European crisis and the role of the financial system

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Bank of Greece conference on "The crisis in the euro area", Athens, 23 May 2013.

24 May 2013

Benoît Cœuré: The Single Resolution Mechanism - why it is needed

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the ICMA Annual General Meeting and Conference 2013, organised by the International Capital Market Association, Copenhagen, 23 May 2013.

24 May 2013

Mario Draghi: Building stability and sustained prosperity in Europe

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the event entitled "The future of Europe in the global economy", hosted by the City of London Corporation, London, 23 May 2013.

23 May 2013

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Congress, Washington DC, 22 May 2013.

23 May 2013

Benoît Cœuré: Monetary policy in the crisis - confronting short-run challenges while anchoring long-run expectations

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Journées de l'AFSE (Association Française de Science Economique) 2013 "La crise de l'Union Economique et Monétaire (UEM): Enjeux théoriques et perspectives de politique économique", University of Orléans, Orléans, 17 May 2013.

23 May 2013

Peter Praet: Monetary policy in the context of balance sheet adjustments

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 22 May 2013.

23 May 2013

Ravi Menon: Securing price stability as Singapore restructures

Speech by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Asian Bureau of Financial and Economics Research (ABFER) Opening Gala Dinner, Singapore, 21 May 2013.

22 May 2013

Choongsoo Kim: Harmonious operation of macroprudential and monetary policies, and challenges

Speech by Dr Choongsoo Kim, Governor of the Bank of Korea, at the International Seminar on "Macroprudential and monetary policies", Bank of Korea, Seoul, 8 April 2013.

22 May 2013

Mark Carney: Canada works

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, to the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal/Chambre de commerce du Montréal métropolitain (CCMM), Montreal, Quebec, 21 May 2013.

22 May 2013

William C Dudley: Lessons at the zero bound - the Japanese and US experience

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Chairman of the Committee on the Global Financial System (CGFS), at the Japan Society, New York City, 21 May 2013.

21 May 2013

Sarah Bloom Raskin: Prospects for a stronger recovery

Speech by Ms Sarah Bloom Raskin, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Society of Government Economists and the National Economists Club, Washington DC, 16 May 2013.

21 May 2013

Yves Mersch: "Built to last" - the new euro area framework

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Barclays Research Conference, London, 17 May 2013.

21 May 2013

Erdem Başçi: Global finance in transition

Keynote speech by Mr Erdem Başçi, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the conference on "Global finance in transition", Istanbul, 7 May 2013.

21 May 2013

Barbro Wickman-Parak: Independence, inflation targeting and the importance of not being dead certain

Speech by Ms Barbro Wickman-Parak, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a breakfast meeting at Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (SEB), Stockholm, 14 May 2013.

21 May 2013

Deepak Mohanty: Perspectives on banking in India

Speech by Mr Deepak Mohanty, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 5th Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Banking Summit, Kolkata, 18 May 2013.

21 May 2013

Lim Hng Kiang: Singapore - pursuing broader and deeper economic integration with major economies

Opening keynote speech by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade and Industry and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at Deutsche Bank Access Asia Conference 2013, Singapore, 20 May 2013.

17 May 2013

Peter Praet: Adjustment and growth in the euro area

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the European Business Summit, Brussels, 16 May 2013.

17 May 2013

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Raising the bar for the next phase of growth and development - sustaining transformative momentum

Welcoming address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the 10th IFSB (Islamic Financial Services Board) Summit 2013 "The future of the Islamic financial services industry - resilience, stability and inclusive growth", Sasana Kijang, Kuala Lumpur, 16 May 2013.

16 May 2013

Dimitar Bogov: Policy nexus and the global environment - a new consensus emerging from the crisis?

Address by Mr Dimitar Bogov, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the 2nd Research Conference "Policy nexus and the global environment - a new consensus emerging from the crisis?", Skopje, 26 April 2013.

15 May 2013

DeLisle Worrell: Our financial system - fit for purpose?

Address by Dr DeLisle Worrell, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, to the Barbados Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, Bridgetown, 26 April 2013.