Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2005

Date Titles
30 Sep 2005

Simon Topping: Improving the management of risk through implementation of Basel II

Speech by Mr Simon Topping, Executive Director, Banking Policy, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the ACIHK The Financial Markets Association Basel II Seminar, Hong Kong, 27 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

Susan Schmidt Bies: Basel II developments in the United States

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governrs of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Institute of International Bankers, Washington DC, 26 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Stimulating the growth of microfinance in the Philippines

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, at the National Capital Region (NCR) Stakeholders' Forum on Microfinance, Manila, 19 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Strengthening economic structures and fundamentals

Statement by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Joint Annual Discussion of the Boards of Governors at the 2005 World Bank-IMF Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 26 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

I J Macfarlane: What are the global imbalances?

Speech by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Economic Society of Australia Dinner, Melbourne, 28 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

David Dodge: Financial system efficiency - getting the regulatory framework right

Speech by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Toronto CFA Society, Toronto, 22 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

Toshihiko Fukui: Reflections on what is happening in the global economy today

Summary of a speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 2005 IIF Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 25 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

Alan Greenspan: Mortgage banking

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the American Bankers Association Annual Convention, Palm Desert, California (via satellite), 26 September 2005.

30 Sep 2005

Alan Greenspan: Economic flexibility

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the National Association for Business Economics Annual Meeting, Chicago, (via satellite), 27 September 2005.

23 Sep 2005

Mark W Olson: Business trends and management challenges for the banking industry

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Annual Economic Outlook Conference, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, 16 September 2005.

23 Sep 2005

Datuk Zamani Abdul Ghani: Role of development financial institutions in the financial system

Speech by Datuk Zamani Abdul Ghani, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the International CEO Forum of the Development Finance Institutions 2005, Kuala Lumpur, 12 September 2005.

23 Sep 2005

Kazumasa Iwata: The role of the price stability anchor in extricating Japan from deflation

Summary of a speech given by Mr Kazumasa Iwata, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Panel Discussion 'Monetary Policy Strategies: A Central Bank Panel', at the Symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 27 August 2005.

23 Sep 2005

Lucas Papademos: Financial structures, credit growth and house prices in the new EU Member States - policy challenges on the road to the euro

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at the Conference held by Latvijas Banka, Riga, 19 September 2005.

23 Sep 2005

T T Mboweni: The challenge of stronger economic growth and development in South Africa

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Fedusa Third National Congress, Gold Reef City, 15 and 16 September 2005.

23 Sep 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the European Parliament, Brussels, 14 September 2005.

16 Sep 2005

Susan Schmidt Bies: Behind the scenes at the FOMC - how the Federal Reserve determines monetary policy

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Academic Speaker Series, University of Tennessee, Martin, Tennessee, 7 February 2005.

15 Sep 2005

Rakesh Mohan: Communications in central banks - a perspective

Address by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the SAARCFINANCE Governors' Symposium, Mumbai, 9 September, 2005.

15 Sep 2005

Rakesh Mohan: Indian economy in the global setting

Address by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 99th Foundation Day Celebration Function of the Indian Merchants' Chamber, Mumbai, 8 September 2005.

15 Sep 2005

Ardian Fullani: Experiences of the Bulgarian National Bank in its road towards the ESCB

Opening speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor and Chairman of the Bank of Albania, at the workshop Experiences of the Bulgarian National Bank in its road towards the ESCB, organised in cooperation with the Bulgarian National Bank and the GTZ Office, Tirana, 5 September 2005.

15 Sep 2005

Philipp Hildebrand: In the focus of the Swiss National Bank - economic outlook and monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the WGZ-Bank, Luxemburg, 9 September 2005.

15 Sep 2005

Y V Reddy: Monetary co-operation in Asia

Speech by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the IMF-MAS High-Level Seminar on Asian Integration, Singapore, 3 September 2005.

15 Sep 2005

David Dodge: The evolution and resolution of global imbalances

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Spruce Meadows Roundtable, Calgary, 9 September 2005.

15 Sep 2005

Antonio Fazio: Update on the change in the control structure of some Italian banking groups

Report by Mr Antonio Fazio, Governor of the Bank of Italy, to the Interministerial Committee for Credit and Savings, Rome, 26 August 2005.

2 Sep 2005

Kishori Udeshi: Financial system stability and Basel II - way forward

Address by Ms Kishori Udeshi, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 17th Annual Convention of the Association of Professional Bankers, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 26 August 2005.

2 Sep 2005

Sunil Mendis: Financial system stability and Basel II - the way forward

Inaugural address by the Chief Guest Mr Sunil Mendis, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the 17th Anniversary Convention of the Association of Professional Bankers, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 28 August 2005.

2 Sep 2005

Paul A Acquah: Workshop on the general data dissemination systems (GDDS)

Opening address by Dr Paul A Acquah, Governor of the Bank of Ghana, at the Workshop on the general data dissemination systems (GDDS), Accra, 17 August 2005.

2 Sep 2005

Paul A Acquah: The ECOWAS Trade Liberalization Scheme

Welcome remarks by Dr Paul A Acquah, Governor of the Bank of Ghana and Chairman of the Committee of Governors of ECOWAS Central Banks, at the meeting of the Committee of Governors of ECOWAS Central Banks, Accra, 30 August 2005.

2 Sep 2005

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Continuity in a time of change

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines, at the 12th Anniversary of the BSP, Manila, 4 July 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Franz-Christoph Zeitler: What remains of the Stability and Growth Pact?

Speech by Professor Franz-Christoph Zeitler, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Salzburg Seminar, Salzburg, 26 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Xiang Junbo: The establishment of the PBC Shanghai Head Office

Speech by Mr Xiang Junbo, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the inauguration ceremony of the People's Bank of China Shanghai Head Office, Shanghai, 10 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Svein Gjedrem: Petroleum and the Norwegian economy

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Alfred Berg ABN AMRO's Nordic Energy Conference, Oslo, 30 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Philipp Hildebrand: Switzerland and global competition - an all-purpose strategy

Summary of a speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the University of St Gallen, St Gallen, 29 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Zhou Xiaochuan: Rules for developing a financial center and the reform of the RMB exchange rate regime

Speech by Mr Zhou Xiaochuan Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the inauguration ceremony of The People's Bank of China Shanghai Head Office, Shanghai, 10 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Donald L Kohn: Jackson Hole Conference - panel discussion 'Financial markets, financial fragility, and central banking'

Remarks by Mr Donald L. Kohn, Governor of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, at a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 27 August 2005

1 Sep 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Jackson Hole Conference - monetary policy and 'credible alertness'

Intervention by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB at the Panel discussion 'Monetary policy strategies: a central bank panel', at the symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 27 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Mervyn King: Jackson Hole Conference - remarks to the Central Bank Governors' Panel

Remarks by Mr Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, at a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 27 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Alan Greenspan: Jackson Hole Conference - closing remarks

Closing remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, at a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 27 August 2005.

1 Sep 2005

Alan Greenspan: Jackson Hole Conference - reflections on central banking

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, at a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 26 August 2005.

29 Aug 2005

Shyamala Gopinath: Recent developments in forex, money and g-sec markets - account and outlook

Address by Ms Shyamala Gopinath, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 16th National Forex Assembly, Cochin, 13 August 2005.

29 Aug 2005

Peter Pang: Hong Kong's retail bond issues

Opening remarks by Mr Peter Pang, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the signing ceremony for the retail bond issue under HKMC's retail bond issuance programme, Hong Kong, 18 July 2005.