Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2006

Date Titles
19 Jul 2006

Durmus Yilmaz: Inflation in Turkey ¿ an overview

Speech by Mr Durmus Yilmaz, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the press conference for the presentation of the Inflation Report, Ankara, 28 April 2006.

19 Jul 2006

Yves Mersch: Monetary policy-making in the euro area

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, on the occasion of the Annual Meetings of the ACIIA (Association of Certified International Investment Analysts) and the EFFAS (the European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies), Luxembourg, 28 June 2006.

19 Jul 2006

R Basant Roi: Improving loans quality in Mauritius

Address by Mr R Basant Roi, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the opening of IOIB branch, Curepipe, 25 May 2006.

19 Jul 2006

Hermann Remsperger: The Monetary Stability Foundation

Speech by Professor Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Council of the Monetary Stability Foundation, at the third conference of the Monetary Stability Foundation, Frankfurt, 7 July 2006.

19 Jul 2006

Kevin M Warsh: Corporate cash balances and economic activity

Remarks by Mr Kevin M Warsh, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the American Enterprise Institute, Washington, DC, 18 July 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Erkki Liikanen: Monetary policy in theory and practice

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the Turku School of Economics and Business Administration, Turku, 26 April 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Y V Reddy: Banks and service to the common person

Address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, on the occasion of the release of the Code of Bank's Commitment to Customers, Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, 1 July 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Ardian Fullani: The development of economic information sources in Albania

Opening speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the seminar 'Development and implementation of business and consumer confidence indices in Albania', Tirana, 2 July 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: The way ahead for central banking in East Africa

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of Bank of Uganda, at the opening of the 16th East African Central Banking Course, Entebbe, 3 July 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: The state of the financial sector in Uganda

Address by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of Bank of Uganda, to the Annual General Meeting of the Uganda Institute of Bankers, Bank of Uganda, 23 June 2006.

18 Jul 2006

X P Guma: Low domestic inflation in an environment of high oil prices, vigorous household spending and credit demand and a widening current account deficit; and the outlook for interest rates in South Africa

Luncheon address by Dr X P Guma, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at Investec, Pretoria, 4 July 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Bandid Nijathaworn: East Asian financial markets ¿ some thoughts on the way forward

Speech by Mr Bandid Nijathaworn, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at a high level panel on 'East Asian financial markets: the next frontier' seminar organised by the World Bank and Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong, 22 June 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Ranee Jayamaha: The financial performance of the Credit Information Bureau in Sri Lanka during 2005

Speech by Dr Ranee Jayamaha, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Annual General Meeting of the Credit Information Bureau, Colombo, 23 June 2006.

18 Jul 2006

Ranee Jayamaha: The significance of payment reforms in financial system stability

Opening address by Dr Ranee Jayamaha, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the seminar on 'Payment systems and cheque imaging' organised by the Royalist Bankers' Club, Colombo, 25 May 2006.

17 Jul 2006

David Dodge: Monetary policy report update

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at a press conference following the release of the Monetary Policy Report Update, Ottawa, Ontario, 13 July 2006.

17 Jul 2006

John Hurley: Economic developments in Ireland and other issues

Opening statement by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland, at the presentation of the Annual Report 2005, Dublin, 12 July 2006.

17 Jul 2006

Y V Reddy: Financial sector competition and monetary policy - comments

Observations by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, as a panellist at the Annual General Meeting panel of the Bank for International Settlements, Berne, Switzerland, 25 June 2006.

17 Jul 2006

Y V Reddy: On the sources of central banker's influence over the economy ¿ comments

Prepared informal comments by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, initiating a discussion at the Central Bank Governors' Symposium, organised by the Bank of England, London, 23 June 2006.

17 Jul 2006

Stanley Fischer: The Israeli economy, the government's budget policy and the problem of poverty

Address by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, to the Israel Democracy Institute Conference on Economic Policy (Caesarea Conference 2006), Jerusalem, 22 June 2006.

17 Jul 2006

Kazumasa Iwata: The conduct of monetary policy under the new framework

Excerpts of a speech by Mr Kazumasa Iwata, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Akita, 8 June 2006.

17 Jul 2006

Baboo R Gujadhur: The value of derivatives markets to Mauritius

Speech by Mr Baboo R Gujadhur, First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, on the occasion of the Workshop on Derivatives by the Financial Markets Association of Mauritius, Port Louis, 22 March 2006.

14 Jul 2006

Christian Noyer: Financial systems for economic growth

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the 3rd Conference of the Monetary Stability Foundation, Frankfurt am Main, 6 July 2006.

14 Jul 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: Further integrating euro area economies ¿ some reflections

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the 57. Jahresversammlung des Ifo Instituts für Wirtschaftsforschung an der Universität München, Munich, 29 June 2006.

14 Jul 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: Joint interview with Corriere della Sera, Helsingin Sanomat, De Volkskrant, Diário de Notícias

A joint interview of Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, conducted on 19 June 2006 by Ms Marika de Feo, Corriere della Sera, Mr Juhana Rossi, Helsingin Sanomat, Mr Olav Velthuis, De Volkskrant, Mr Sergio Anibal, Diário de Notícias, published on 27 June 2006.

14 Jul 2006

Lucas Papademos: Price stability, financial stability and efficiency, and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at the third conference of the Monetary Stability Foundation on 'Challenges to the financial system ¿ ageing and low growth', Frankfurt am Main, 7 July 2006.

14 Jul 2006

Glenn Stevens: The conduct of monetary policy

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at a luncheon co-hosted by The Anika Foundation and Australian Business Economists, Sydney, 13 July 2006.

14 Jul 2006

Krzysztof Rybinski: Global labour market and its limitations ¿ reasons and effects of the emergence of homo sapiens globalus

Address by Mr Krzysztof Rybinski, Deputy President of the National Bank of Poland, at the debate: 'WORKERS 2020 ¿ a vision of the labour market and the labour environment in the forthcoming decades', Gdansk, 10 June 2006.

12 Jul 2006

Christian Noyer: Central bankers' dilemmas under uncertainty

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at a seminar in Buenos Aires, 5 June 2006.

12 Jul 2006

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

Testimony by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 21 June 2006.

12 Jul 2006

European Central Bank: Press conference ¿ introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 6 July 2006.

12 Jul 2006

Zamani Abdul Ghani: Research and development in the financial services industry in Malaysia

Speech by Mr Zamani Abdul Ghani, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Malaysian launch ceremony of the IBBM-University of Nottingham Financial Services Research Forum, Kuala Lumpur, 23 June 2006.

12 Jul 2006

Donald L Kohn: Reflections on globalization and policies

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the European Economics and Financial Centre Seminar, House of Commons, London, England, 6 July 2006.

7 Jul 2006

Axel A Weber: Challenges to the financial system - ageing and low growth

Opening address by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Third Conference of the Monetary Stability Foundation on 'Challenges to the financial system - ageing and low growth', Frankfurt am Main, 6 July 2006.

7 Jul 2006

Eva Srejber: Should monetary policy subdue inflated high debts and asset prices in an inflation-targeting regime?

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Adam Smith Seminar, Thun, Switzerland, 28 June 2006.

7 Jul 2006

Paul Jenkins: What monetary policy can and cannot do

Remarks by Mr Paul Jenkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Canadian Institute of Actuaries, Ottawa, Ontario, 29 June 2006.

7 Jul 2006

X P Guma: The Institute of Bankers in South Africa

Keynote speech by Dr X P Guma, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Institute of Bankers in South Africa¿s Annual Dinner, Johannesburg, 1 June 2006.

7 Jul 2006

Susan Schmidt Bies: Addressing challenges raised by Basel II implementation

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Risk Capital 2006 Forum, Paris, 4 July 2006.

6 Jul 2006

Alan Bollard: A financial system that works for New Zealand

Excerpt from an address by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Wellington, 23 May 2006.

6 Jul 2006

Joseph Yam: East Asian financial markets - the next frontier

Welcoming remarks by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the conference on 'East Asian Financial Markets - The Next Frontier', Hong Kong, 22 June 2006.

6 Jul 2006

Krzysztof Rybinski: Outlook for Poland's economic and financial situation

Speech by Mr Krzysztof Rybinski, Deputy President of the National Bank of Poland, at the Annual General Meeting of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Warsaw, 18 May 2006.