Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2016

Date Titles
9 Jun 2016

Karnit Flug: Macroeconomic policy and the performance of the Israeli economy

Remarks by Dr Karnit Flug, Governor of the Bank of Israel, to the conference of the Israel Economic Association, Tel Aviv, 18 May 2016.

9 Jun 2016

Andreas Dombret: Banking diversity and regulation - do we need more proportionality in banking regulation?

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Banking Industry Conference of the People s Banks and Raiffeisen Banks, Berlin, 8 June 2016.

9 Jun 2016

Takehiro Sato: Recent economic and financial developments and monetary policy in Japan

Speech by Mr Takehiro Sato, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Kushiro, 2 June 2016.

8 Jun 2016

Stanley Fischer: (Money), interest and prices - Patinkin and Woodford

Speech by Mr Stanley Fischer, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at "A Conference in Honor of Michael Woodford's Contributions to Economics", cosponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Columbia University Program for Economic Research, and Columbia University Department of Economics, New York City, 19 May 2016.

8 Jun 2016

Vítor Constâncio: Margins and haircuts as a macroprudential tool

Remarks by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the ESRB Conference on Macroprudential Margins and Haircuts, Frankfurt am Main, 6 June 2016.

8 Jun 2016

Mario Draghi: Delivering a symmetric mandate with asymmetric tools - monetary policy in a context of low interest rates

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the ceremony to mark the 200th anniversary of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria, Vienna, 2 June 2016.

8 Jun 2016

Erkki Liikanen: At the interface of research and monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the meeting of the Finnish Economic Association, Helsinki, 17 May 2016.

8 Jun 2016

Luis M Linde: Macro vulnerabilities, regulatory reforms and financial stability issues

Speech by Mr Luis M Linde, Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the International Institute of Finance (IIF) Spring Membership Meeting, Madrid, 25 May 2016.

8 Jun 2016

François Villeroy de Galhau: Central bank role to support a strong and sustainable growth in the medium and long term

Speech by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France, at the global economic symposium "Reigniting Global Growth: Headwinds and Tailwinds", co-hosted by The National Association for Business Economics (NABE) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Paris, 23 May 2016.

7 Jun 2016

Gent Sejko: Conducting monetary policy when fiscal space is limited

Speech by Mr Gent Sejko, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the high-level seminar on "Rethinking monetary-fiscal policy coordination", jointly organised by the Bank of Slovenia and the International Monetary Fund, Tirana, 20 May 2016.

7 Jun 2016

Benoît Cœuré: Towards a macroprudential framework for central counterparties

Introductory remarks by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at a policy panel discussion on the progress with new macroprudential instruments at the ESRB Conference on Macroprudential Margins and Haircuts, Frankfurt am Main, 6 June 2016.

7 Jun 2016

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, Frankfurt am Main, 2 June 2016.

7 Jun 2016

Lael Brainard: The economic outlook and implications for monetary policy

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Council on Foreign Relations, Washington DC, 3 June 2016.

7 Jun 2016

Janet L Yellen: Current conditions and the outlook for the US economy

Speech by Ms Janet L Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 6 June 2016.

7 Jun 2016

Mark Carney: The New Fiver

Opening remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the £5 note launch, Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, 2 June 2016.

7 Jun 2016

Karnit Flug: The conduct of economic policy, and the various functions filled by the Bank of Israel and the government in conducting the policy

Remarks by Dr Karnit Flug, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the press conference marking the publication of the Bank of Israel's 2015 Annual Report, Tel Aviv, 3 April 2016.

3 Jun 2016

Sabine Lautenschläger: European banking supervision - much achieved, but still much to do

Speech by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at the Bundesbanksymposium "Dialogue on banking supervision", Frankfurt am Main, 1 June 2016.

3 Jun 2016

Ewald Nowotny: "Central bank policies - past challenges and future perspectives" - Session 1

Speech by Prof Dr Ewald Nowotny, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria, at the ceremony to mark the 200th anniversary of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria, Vienna, 2 June 2016.

2 Jun 2016

Már Guðmundsson: Lifting capital controls in Iceland

Speech by Mr Már Guðmundsson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, at a meeting organised by the European Economics and Financial Centre, London, 26 May 2016.

2 Jun 2016

Ignazio Visco: Overview of economic and financial developments in Italy

Concluding remarks by Mr Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at a meeting (public, not restricted to shareholders alone) for the presentation of the Annual Report 2015 - 122nd Financial Year, Bank of Italy, Rome, 31 May 2016.

1 Jun 2016

S Mundra: Customer service in banks - caveat venditor

Keynote address by Mr S S Mundra, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Conference of the Principal Code Compliance Officers, organized by the Banking Codes and Standards Board of India (BCSBI), Mumbai, 23 May 2016.

1 Jun 2016

Raghuram Rajan: Impact of Chinese slowdown on SAARC region and policy options

Inaugural talk by Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at SAARCFINANCE Governors Symposium, Mumbai, 26 May 2016.

31 May 2016

Mark Carney: £20 note character selection announcement

Speech by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, Turner Contemporary Gallery, Margate, 22 April 2016.

31 May 2016

Peter Praet: Interview in Público

Interview with Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in Público, conducted by Mr Sérgio Anibal, published on 23 May 2016.

31 May 2016

Jon Cunliffe: Remarks at the Alastair Ross Goobey Memorial Lecture

Speech by Sir Jon Cunliffe, Deputy Governor for Financial Stability of the Bank of England, at the Alastair Ross Goobey Memorial Lecture, London, 26 April 2016.

31 May 2016

Hiroshi Nakaso: Japan's economy and the Bank of Japan - yesterday, today, and tomorrow

Speech by Mr Hiroshi Nakaso, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Economic Conference to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Italy and Japan "The Economics of Italy and Japan: Historical Development and Future Policies for Stability and Growth", co-hosted by Keio University and Bocconi University, Tokyo, 23 May 2016.

31 May 2016

Andrew G Haldane: The Sneetches

Speech by Mr Andrew G Haldane, Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Bank of England, at the Scottish Business Friends dinner in aid of BBC Children in Need, Edinburgh, 12 May 2016.

31 May 2016

Andreas Dombret: Could less be more? The role of finance for the economy

Dinner speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the SAFE Conference on Regulating Financial Markets, Frankfurt am Main, 30 May 2016.

31 May 2016

Barry Whiteside: The Fiji economy

Speech by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the DFK Australia New Zealand Annual Partners Conference, Suva, 26 May 2016.

30 May 2016

Juyeol Lee: Employment and growth: roles of macroeconomic policy and structural reform

Opening address by Mr Juyeol Lee, Governor of the Bank of Korea, at the 2016 Bank of Korea International Conference, "Employment and Growth: Roles of Macroeconomic Policy and Structural Reform", Seoul, 30 May 2016.

30 May 2016

Javier Guzmán Calafell: A growth reset for emerging markets

Remarks by Mr Javier Guzmán Calafell, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the "2016 Astana Economic Forum", Flagship Session on "A growth reset for emerging markets", hosted by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Economic Research Institute (Kazakhstan), the Reinventing Bretton-Woods Committee and ISPG/International Strategy Partners Group. 

27 May 2016

Jerome H Powell: Recent economic developments, the productive potential of the economy, and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Jerome H Powell, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 26 May 2016.

27 May 2016

Jorgovanka Tabaković: Overview of recent monetary and macroeconomic trends in Serbia

Introductory speech by Dr Jorgovanka Tabaković, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the presentation of the Inflation Report - May 2016, Belgrade, 24 May 2016.

27 May 2016

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Future banking: reimagining banks - driving transformation and innovation

Keynote address by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the ASLI (Asian Strategy & Leadership Instiute) 20th Malaysian Banking Summit, Kuala Lumpur, 26 May 2016.

27 May 2016

Hiroshi Nakaso: Central bank policy on financial market infrastructure

Remarks by Mr Hiroshi Nakaso, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Conference on Retail Payments, Tokyo, 12 May 2016.

27 May 2016

Guy Debelle: Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market - Phase 1

Opening remarks by Mr Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Launch of Phase 1 of the Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market, New York City, 26 May 2016.

26 May 2016

Salvatore Rossi: The economic progress of Italy - historical heritage and future prospects

Speech by Mr Salvatore Rossi, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the Economic Conference to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Italy and Japan "The Economics of Italy and Japan: Historical Development and Future Policies for Stability and Growth", co-hosted by Keio University and Bocconi University, Tokyo, 23 May 2016.

26 May 2016

Mohammed Laksaci: Impact of the oil price decline on the Algerian banking system

Keynote address by Mr Mohammed Laksaci, Governor of the Bank of Algeria, at a meeting with bank executives, Algiers, 26 April 2016.

26 May 2016

Bostjan Jazbec: Rethinking monetary-fiscal policy coordination

Opening remarks by Mr Bostjan Jazbec, Governor of Bank of Slovenia, at the BoS-IMF High Level Seminar on Rethinking Monetary-Fiscal Policy Coordination, Portorož, 19 May 2016.

25 May 2016

William C Dudley: "US Economy in a Snapshot"

Opening remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Economic Press Briefing on the US Economy in a Snapshot, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City, 19 May 2016.