Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2013

Date Titles
15 May 2013

DeLisle Worrell: Introduction of new banknotes in Barbados

Address by Dr DeLisle Worrell, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at the launch of the new family of currency notes, Bridgetown, 2 May 2013.

15 May 2013

Njuguna Ndung'u: The future of sharia compliant banking and finance in Kenya

Address by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the official launch of the National Bank of Kenya's sharia compliant banking "The National Amanah", Nairobi, 29 April 2013.

15 May 2013

Njuguna Ndung'u: Mobile and agency banking in Kenya

Address by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Technical Cooperation among Developing Countries Programme on "Mobile and agency banking in Kenya", Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 6 May 2013.

15 May 2013

Matthew Elderfield: The regulatory agenda facing the insurance industry

Address by Mr Matthew Elderfield, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the European Insurance Forum 2013, Dublin, 9 May 2013.

15 May 2013

K C Chakrabarty: Strengthening the banking supervision through risk based approach - laying the stepping stones

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the inaugural session of the conference of non-executive directors on the boards of commercial banks, organized by Centre for Advanced Financial Research and Learning (CAFRAL), Mumbai, 13 May 2013.

14 May 2013

Ben S Bernanke: Monitoring the financial system

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 49th Annual Conference on "Bank structure and competition", sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 10 May 2013.

14 May 2013

Elizabeth A Duke: A view from the Federal Reserve Board - the mortgage market and housing conditions

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Housing Policy Executive Council, Washington DC, 9 May 2013.

14 May 2013

Andreas Dombret: An overview of the CRE (Commercial Real Estate) market

Contribution by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, as Lead Discussant at the FSB (Financial Stability Board) Workshop on Commercial Real Estate Underwriting, Frankfurt am Main, 8 May 2013.

14 May 2013

H R Khan: Indian financial markets - fuelling the growth of the Indian economy

Address by Mr H R Khan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the inaugural session of the conference on "Indian financial markets - fuelling the growth of the Indian economy", organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry at the ADB Annual Conference, Greater NOIDA, Delhi NCR, 4 May 2013.

13 May 2013

Eddie Yue: Investment in infrastructure is crucial to Asia s growth

Statement by Mr Eddie Yue, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Head of the Delegation of Hong Kong, for the 46th Asian Development Bank Annual Meeting, Delhi, 4 May 2013.

13 May 2013

Eddie Yue: The development and future of the offshore Renminbi market

Keynote address by Mr Eddie Yue, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Euromoney Global Offshore RMB Funding Forum 2013, Hong Kong, 8 May 2013.

13 May 2013

Ardian Fullani: Overview of Albania s latest economic and financial developments

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, on the Monetary Policy Decision-Making of the Bank of Albania s Supervisory Council, Tirana, 30 April 2013.

13 May 2013

Jwala Rambarran: The housing market in Trinidad and Tobago

Remarks by Mr Jwala Rambarran, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the official launch of the Home Ownership Booklet 'Opening the door to your own home - a guide to home ownership', Port of Spain, 30 April 2013.

13 May 2013

Jwala Rambarran: Re-engineering growth - doing business in the new global environment

Opening remarks by Mr Jwala Rambarran, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the 5th Biennial International Business, Banking and Finance Conference, jointly hosted by the Department of Management Studies, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, 2 May 2013.

13 May 2013

Jwala Rambarran: Improving financial consumer protection

Introductory remarks by Mr Jwala Rambarran, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the 2013 Annual Breakfast Meeting of the Financial Services Ombudsman (OFSO), Port of Spain, 26 April 2013.

8 May 2013

Deepali Pant Joshi: Indian rural banking sector - big challenges and the road ahead

Speech by Dr Deepali Pant Joshi, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Mangalore Institute of Technology and Engineering (MITE), Mangalore, 4 May 2013.

8 May 2013

Malcolm Edey: The financial stability role of central bank

Address by Mr Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Thomson Reuters' Australian Regulatory Summit, Sydney, 1 May 2013.

8 May 2013

Jörg Asmussen: Exchange of views with the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament on financial assistance to Cyprus

Introductory statement by Mr Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the European Parliament, Brussels, 8 May 2013.

7 May 2013

Benoît Cœuré: Where to exit to? Monetary policy implementation after the crisis

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 15th Geneva Conference on the World Economy: "Exit strategies: time to think about them", Geneva, 3 May 2013.

7 May 2013

Mario Draghi: The euro, monetary policy and reforms

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, on receiving an honorary degree in political science, LUISS (Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali) "Guido Carli" University, Rome, 6 May 2013.

7 May 2013

Yves Mersch: The euro and the ECB - perspectives and challenges ahead

Keynote address by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Journée Boursière, Luxembourg, 6 May 2013.

7 May 2013

Erkki Liikanen: Banking structure and monetary policy - what have we learned in the last 20 years?

Presentation by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland and Chairman of the Highlevel Expert Group on the structure of the EU banking sector, at the conference "Twenty years of transition - experiences and challenges", arranged by the National Bank of Slovakia, Bratislava, 3 May 2013.

7 May 2013

Ignazio Visco: The impact of the crisis on financial integration in Central and Eastern Europe

Speech by Mr Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the conference "Twenty years of transition - experiences and challenges", hosted by the National Bank of Slovakia, Bratislava, 3 May 2013.

6 May 2013

Daniel K Tarullo: Evaluating progress in regulatory reforms to promote financial stability

Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 3 May 2013.

6 May 2013

K C Chakrabarty: Regulation for financial consumer protection - present status and future directions

Opening remarks by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Conference of Principal Code Compliance Officers - 2013, organized by the Banking Codes and Standards Board of India (BCSBI), College of Agricultural Banking, Pune, 29 April 2013.

3 May 2013

Øystein Olsen: Management of the Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG)

Introductory statement by Mr Øystein Olsen, Governor of the Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), before the Storting's Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs, Oslo, 30 April 2013.

3 May 2013

Jens Weidmann: Challenges for banking regulation and supervision in the monetary union

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Deutscher Sparkassentag 2013, Dresden, 24 April 2013.

3 May 2013

Mark Carney: Canada's latest Polymer bank notes

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the bank note unveiling, Ottawa, Ontario, 30 April 2013.

3 May 2013

Patrick Honohan: Banking Union challenges

Opening statement by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on EU Affairs, Dublin, 30 April 2013.

3 May 2013

Mario Draghi: Short address on the occasion of the launch of the Europa series  5 banknote

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the launch of the Europa series 5 banknote, Bratislava, 2 May 2013.

3 May 2013

Mario Draghi: ECB press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Bratislava, 2 May 2013.

2 May 2013

Rodrigo Vergara: Chile's latest Monetary Policy Report

Presentation by Mr Rodrigo Vergara, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, before the Finance Commission of the Honorable Senate of the Republic, Santiago de Chile, 2 April 2013.

2 May 2013

Andrew Bailey: The new approach to financial regulation

Speech by Mr Andrew Bailey, Deputy Governor of Prudential Regulation and Chief Executive Officer of the Prudential Regulation Authority at the Bank of England, at the Chartered Banker Dinner 2013, Edinburgh, 1 May 2013.

30 Apr 2013

Jörg Asmussen: CEEs and the crisis - current challenges and benefits

Speech by Mr Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the IIF Central and Eastern Europe CEO Conference, Berlin, 29 April 2013.

30 Apr 2013

Thomas Jordan: Switzerland - developments and challenges in 2012 from a monetary policy perspective

Speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 26 April 2013.

29 Apr 2013

Vítor Constâncio: Presentation of the ECB Annual Report 2012 to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 24 April 2013.

29 Apr 2013

Jörg Asmussen: Saving the euro

Speech by Mr Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at The Economist's Bellwether Europe Summit, London, 25 April 2013.

29 Apr 2013

Mark Carney: Opening statement before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance - April Monetary Policy Report

Opening statement by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance, Ottawa, 23 April 2013.

25 Apr 2013

Christian Noyer: Financial Stability Review "OTC derivatives: new rules, new actors, new risks"

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 launch of the latest issue of Bank of France's Financial Stability Review on "OTC derivatives: new rules, new actors, new risks", New York, 22 April 2013.

25 Apr 2013

Mojmír Hampl: Should non-euro area countries welcome the banking union?

Speech by Mr Mojmír Hampl, Vice Governor of the Czech National Bank, at the Europolis Conference "Auf dem Weg zu mehr Stabilität", Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, 5 April 2013.