Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2006

Date Titles
24 Aug 2006

Sir K Dwight Venner: Finance and development in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union

Speech by Sir K Dwight Venner, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, at the Finance and Development Symposium, ECCB Headquarters, St Kitts, 27 July 2006.

24 Aug 2006

Charles C Soludo: Law, institutions and Nigeria's quest to join the First World economy

Lecture by Professor Charles C Soludo, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, in honour of the retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Kayode Eso, at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 25 July 2006.

24 Aug 2006

Paul A Acquah: Developing an efficient capital market in Ghana

Statement by Dr Paul A Acquah, Governor of the Bank of Ghana, at 'The official listing of Ecobank Ghana (EBG) Limited's shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE)', Accra, 14 July 2006.

24 Aug 2006

Lionel Van Lare Dosoo: Risk-based supervision

Keynote address by Mr Lionel Van Lare Dosoo, Deputy Governor of Bank of Ghana, at the 'Regional seminar on risk-based supervision', Accra, 24 April 2006.

23 Aug 2006

Paul A Acquah: Financial fraud

Speech by Dr Paul A Acquah, Governor of the Bank of Ghana, at the opening of a seminar on financial fraud investigation for police and bank investigators, held at police headquarters, Accra, 18-19 May 2006.

23 Aug 2006

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: The Bank of Uganda celebrates its 40th anniversary

Speaking notes by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of Bank of the Uganda, on the occasion of the official opening of the exhibition to mark the 40th anniversary of the Bank of Uganda, Kampala, 16 August 2006.

23 Aug 2006

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Brief overview of the Bank of Uganda's mission

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of Bank of the Uganda, at the 40th Anniversary Charity Walk, Kampala, 5 August 2006.

23 Aug 2006

Eva Srejber: Frameworks and stabilisation policy in a monetary union

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Bank of Uganda, Kampala, 17 August 2006.

23 Aug 2006

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: The takaful industry in Malaysia

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the launch of Prudential BSN Takaful Berhad, Kuala Lumpur, 8 August 2006.

8 Aug 2006

Caleb M Fundanga: The role of insurance brokers in the growth of the Zambian economy

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, on the occasion of the annual dinner of the Insurance Brokers Association of Zambia, Lusaka, 24 May 2006.

8 Aug 2006

Caleb M Fundanga: Banking in Zambia and the Kwacha appreciation

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the German Ambassador's working lunch, Lusaka, 7 June 2006.

8 Aug 2006

Caleb M Fundanga: Bringing new levels of efficiency to the Zambian banking sector through technological innovation

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the launch of the Zanaco bill muster, Lusaka, 27 June 2006.

8 Aug 2006

Caleb M Fundanga: Future of the Zambian economy ¿ a balanced look

Paper presented by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at a discussion sponsored by the LSA Group, Ndola, 30 June 2006.

8 Aug 2006

Caleb M Fundanga: An appeal to the Zambian microfinance industry to offer affordable financial services

Opening speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the 8th Annual General Meeting of the Association of Microfinance Institutions of Zambia, Lusaka, 7 July 2006.

8 Aug 2006

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: An e-learning initiative for Ugandan financial institutions

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the launch of Barclays University, Kampala, 20 July 2006.

8 Aug 2006

L Wilson Kamit: The role of savings and loan societies in Papua New Guinea

Speech by Mr L Wilson Kamit, CBE, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, at a ground breaking ceremony for the new building complex for East New Britain Savings and Loan Society Ltd, Rabaul, 12 June 2006.

4 Aug 2006

European Central Bank: Press conference ¿ introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 3 August 2006.

4 Aug 2006

Zhou Xiaochuan: Switch to a new way of thinking and steadily experiment with cross-sector operation in the financial industry

Speech by Mr Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the BoCom-HSBC Forum, Beijing, 15 June 2006.

4 Aug 2006

Zhou Xiaochuan: Take care of the stakeholders and improve corporate governance

Speech by Mr Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the China Economic Summit, Beijing, 23 May 2006.

4 Aug 2006

T T Mboweni: Education transforms lives ¿ it changed mine

Speech by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Friends of St Mark's fundraising dinner, Rand Club Johannesburg, Johannesburg, 28 July 2006.

4 Aug 2006

Ardian Fullani: Prevent rather than recover

Greeting speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at a technical seminar on surveillance systems to assess and monitor economic and financial stability, Tirana, 24 July 2006.

4 Aug 2006

Shamshad Akhtar: Pakistan ¿ economic outlook and prospects

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Adam Smith Institute, Thun, Switzerland, 27 June 2006.

4 Aug 2006

Shamshad Akhtar: Pakistan's financial services sector ¿ a future perspective

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Pakistan Society Dinner, London, 21 June 2006.

27 Jul 2006

Hamad Al-Sayari: A brief overview of the Saudi Arabian banking sector

Speech by His Excellency Hamad Al-Sayari, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, at the opening of a branch of the National Bank of Kuwait, Jeddah, 6 May 2006.

27 Jul 2006

John Gieve: Stability and change

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the Engineering Employers' Federation North West, Warrington, 20 July 2006.

27 Jul 2006

John Gieve: Financial system risks in the UK ¿ issues and challenges

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at a Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation Roundtable, London, 25 July 2006.

27 Jul 2006

Toshihiko Fukui: Semiannual report on currency and monetary control

Statement by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, concerning the Bank's Semiannual Report on Currency and Monetary Control, before the Committee on Financial Affairs, House of Representatives, Tokyo, 16 June 2006.

27 Jul 2006

Jens Thomsen: Some risks to the Danish economy

Statement by Mr Jens Thomsen, Member of the Board of Governors of the National Bank of Denmark, at the meeting of the Danish Economic Council, Copenhagen, 1 June 2006.

24 Jul 2006

Ben S Bernanke: Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington, DC, 19 July 2006.

24 Jul 2006

David Dodge: The right policies for today's global economy

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Chile-Canada Chamber of Commerce, Santiago, Chile, 19 July 2006.

24 Jul 2006

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The state of the Philippine economy and policy directions of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, at the monthly meeting of the Association of International Business Executives of the Philippines, Inc, Manila Polo Club, 17 May 2006.

24 Jul 2006

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas ¿ planning for a bright future

Closing remarks by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, at the 2006 BSP Strat Planning Retreat, Taal Vista Hotel, Tagaytay City, 18 June 2006.

24 Jul 2006

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Building a strong foundation for wealth creation

Remarks by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, at the launch of Wealth Magazine, Makati Golf Club, Makati City, 20 June 2006.

20 Jul 2006

Durmus Yilmaz: Financial Stability Report ¿ II

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the presentation of the 'Financial Stability Report ¿ II', Ankara, 13 June 2006.

20 Jul 2006

Durmus Yilmaz: Central Bank monetary and exchange rate policies and economic outlook

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at a meeting organised by the Aegean Industrialists and Businessmen Association, Izmir, 8 June 2006.

20 Jul 2006

Alan Bollard: Agriculture, monetary policy and the economy

Speech by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to Federated Farmers, Nelson, 18 July 2006.

20 Jul 2006

Alan Bollard: Can New Zealand expect to carry out independent monetary policy?

Excerpt from an address by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Association of Superannuation Funds of New Zealand, Auckland, 13 July 2006.

20 Jul 2006

Su Ning: Press ahead with reform and opening-up and promote the rapid and healthy development of the financial sector

Speech by Mr Su Ning, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the Financial Summit, Beijing, 23 May 2006.

20 Jul 2006

Su Ning: Development of the bankcard industry in China

Speech by Mr Su Ning, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the National Bankcard Work Conference, Beijing, 25 April 2006.

19 Jul 2006

Zhou Xiaochuan: Strengthen communication and cooperation between the Mainland and Hong Kong and promote the development of financial infrastructures

Speech by Mr Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the Seminar on Financial Infrastructures, co-sponsored by the People's Bank of China and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Beijing, 6 June 2006.