Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2006

Date Titles
27 Sep 2006

Durmus Yilmaz: Central banking in emerging economies - the Turkish experience

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the 'International Conference on Economics', Ankara, 12 September 2006.

27 Sep 2006

Burhanuddin Abdullah: Monetary and exchange rate policy in a global financial integration - Indonesian experience

Paper by Mr Burhanuddin Abdullah, Governor of Bank Indonesia, presented at the South East Asia - Latin America and Caribbean Countries (SEACEN-LAC) Governors Seminar, Kuala Lumpur, 15 September 2006.

27 Sep 2006

Rick Houenipwela: Launching of Solomon Islands' new and revised bank notes

Remarks by Mr Rick Houenipwela, Governor of the Central Bank of Solomon Islands, at the launching of Solomon Islands' new $100 bank note and the upgraded $2 bank note, Honiara, 2 September 2006.

27 Sep 2006

Eva Srejber: Greater budgetary discipline in the EU through transparency and national ownership

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a breakfast seminar organised by Ernst & Young, Stockholm, 26 September 2006.

27 Sep 2006

V Leeladhar: IT for business excellence

Address by Mr V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Banktec (India's Bank Tech Summit), Mumbai, 21 September 2006.

21 Sep 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with L'Espresso

An interview with Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, conducted by Mr Claudio Lindner, published 15 September 2006.

21 Sep 2006

Y V Reddy: The role of financial education ¿ the Indian case

Inaugural address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the International Conference on Financial Education, organised by the OECD and co-hosted by the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority, New Delhi, 21 September 2006.

21 Sep 2006

Y V Reddy: Foreign exchange reserves ¿ new realities and options

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 2006 Program of Seminars on the theme "The World in Asia, Asia in the World", Singapore, 18 September 2006.

21 Sep 2006

Niklaus Blattner: Financial market infrastructures facing technological, economic and regulatory challenges

Summary of a speech by Mr Niklaus Blattner, Deputy Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the XI AWK Group Financial Services Lunch, Zurich, 20 September 2006.

21 Sep 2006

Irma Rosenberg: Monetary policy in Sweden

Speech by Ms Irma Rosenberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Swedbank, Stockholm, 18 September 2006.

21 Sep 2006

Loi M Bakani: Creating a favourable environment for innovative Credit Supplementation Institutions (CSI) in the Asian region

Keynote address by Mr Loi M Bakani, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, at the 16th Asian Credit Supplementation Institutions Training Programme, Port Moresby, 13-14 September 2006.

21 Sep 2006

Callum McCarthy: The challenge of Basel II for regulators

Speech by Mr Callum McCarthy, Chairman of the Financial Services Authority, at the Institute for Independent Business (IIB) Singapore Meeting, Singapore, 18 September 2006.

19 Sep 2006

Svein Gjedrem: Wealth management in a public setting

Introductory statement by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), to panel discussion, arranged as part of the seminar program of the 2006 Annual Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank, Singapore, 18 September 2006.

19 Sep 2006

Y V Reddy: Asian perspective on growth ¿ outlook for India

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the G30's International Banking Seminar, hosted by the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Singapore, 18 September 2006.

19 Sep 2006

Goh Chok Tong: Sharing some perspectives on growth

Speech Mr Goh Chok Tong, Senior Minister and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Group of Thirty(G-30) International Banking Seminar and Lunch, Singapore, 18 September 2006.

19 Sep 2006

Goh Chok Tong: Opportunities in a New Asia ¿ China, India and ASEAN in-between

Speech Mr Goh Chok Tong, Senior Minister and Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Institute of International Finance (IIF) Opening Dinner, Singapore, 16 September 2006.

19 Sep 2006

Glenn Stevens: Capital flows and monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to 'Investor Insights: ANZ Asia Pacific 2006' Seminar, Singapore, 17 September 2006.

18 Sep 2006

Jean-Pierre Roth: Switzerland and Singapore ¿ small countries as platforms for global business

Keynote address by Mr Jean¿Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Swiss Business Association, Singapore, 18 September 2006.

18 Sep 2006

Timothy F Geithner: Hedge funds and derivatives and their implications for the financial system

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Distinguished Lecture 2006, sponsored by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Hong Kong Assocn of Banks, Hong Kong, 14 September 2006.

18 Sep 2006

John Hurley: Prospects for productivity and growth in Ireland and the euro area

Opening statement of Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland, at the conference 'Prospects for Productivity and Growth in Ireland and the euro area', Dublin, 15 September 2006.

18 Sep 2006

Ardian Fullani: Economic outlook and important developments in Albania

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at The Economist's Conference ¿ First Business Roundtable with the Government of Albania: Identifying new business opportunities, Tirana, 14 September 2006.

18 Sep 2006

Glenn Stevens: Risk and the financial system

Remarks by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, in response to the Distinguished Lecture by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Exec. Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Hong Kong, 15 September 2006.

15 Sep 2006

Yves Mersch: Monetary policy and time inconsistency in an uncertain environment

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, at the NOBELUX Seminar, Luxembourg, 11 September 2006.

15 Sep 2006

Savenaca Narube: Following in the wake of Asia's progress ¿ are we being left behind?

Summary of a speech by Mr Savenaca Narube, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the Pacific Economic Governance Agencies' Seminar "Following in the Wake of Asia's Progress ¿ Are We Being Left Behind?", at the Forum Secretariat, Suva, 1 June 2006.

15 Sep 2006

Lars Nyberg: The Riksbank's monetary policy strategy

Speech by Mr Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Foreign Banker's Association, Stockholm, 14 September 2006.

15 Sep 2006

Mohd Razif bin Abd Kadir: Further development of the Islamic financial services industry in Malaysia

Speech by Mr Mohd Razif bin Abd Kadir, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the official launch of HSBC Amanah Takaful (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Kuala Lumpur, 12 September 2006.

15 Sep 2006

Susan Schmidt Bies: Basel II and commercial real estate

Testimony of Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington, DC, 14 September 2006.

14 Sep 2006

Stefan Ingves: Financial crises in an international perspective

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority, Copenhagen, 12 September 2006.

14 Sep 2006

Erkki Liikanen: Finland ¿ 'a land in between' but at the heart of Europe

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the dinner of informal Ecofin, Helsinki, 8 September 2006.

14 Sep 2006

Ajith Nivard Cabraal: Standards, codes and rules ¿ friend or foe of poor nations?

Presentation by Mr Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the luncheon of the Commonwealth Finance Ministers' Meeting, Colombo, 12 September 2006.

14 Sep 2006

Paul Jenkins: Weathering economic shocks ¿ the importance of flexibility

Remarks by Mr Paul Jenkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Vancouver Board of Trade, Vancouver, BC, 13 September 2006.

14 Sep 2006

Donald L Kohn: Evolution of retail payments and the role of the Federal Reserve

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Western Payments Alliance 2006 Payments Symposium, Las Vegas, Nevada, 11 September 2006.

11 Sep 2006

Erkki Liikanen: Internal migration in Europe

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the Conference by the Economic Council of Finland and the European Economic and Social Committee, Helsinki, 4-5 September 2006.

11 Sep 2006

T T Mboweni: Monetary policy and the markets ¿ a two-way street

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Star/Safmarine Breakfast, Johannesburg Country Club, Johannesburg, 7 September 2006.

11 Sep 2006

Y V Reddy: Credit counselling - an Indian perspective

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Foundation Day Function of the Bank of India, Mumbai, 7 September 2006.

11 Sep 2006

Radovan Jelasic: Overall goals of the National Bank of Serbia

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the Business Luncheon on 'Dialogue Critical for Economic Stability and Progress', American Chamber of Commerce, Belgrade, 10 July 2006.

11 Sep 2006

Peter Tari: Overview of the Vanuatu economic performance

Presentation by Mr Peter Tari, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu, at the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu, Port Vila, 7 June 2006.

7 Sep 2006

Y V Reddy: Use of technology in the financial sector - significance of concerted efforts

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Banking Technology Awards Function 2006, at the Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology, Hyderabad, 2 September 2006.

7 Sep 2006

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Bahrain's experience as single regulator

Presentation by His Excellency Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Bahrain Monetary Agency, at the Arab Central Bank Governors' Meeting 'Bahrain's Experience as a Single Regulator', Algiers, 4 September 2006.

7 Sep 2006

Panayotis Thomopoulos: The Greek economy and its outlook

Speech by Mr Panayotis Thomopoulos, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Covered Bonds Conference, organised by Barclays International, Athens, 1 September 2006.