Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2007

Date Titles
27 Jul 2007

Caleb M Fundanga: Broadening access to mortgage financing in Zambia

Opening speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the re-launch of the Pan African Building Society (PABS), Lusaka, 24 July 2007.

27 Jul 2007

John Gieve: Uncertainty, policy and financial markets

Speech by Sir John Gieve, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the Barbican Centre, London, 24 July 2007.

24 Jul 2007

Stefan Ingves: Regulatory challenges of cross-border banking ¿ possible ways forward

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Reserve Bank of Australia, Sydney, 23 July 2007.

24 Jul 2007

Hamad Al-Sayari: Corporate governance for banks in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Speech by His Excellency Hamad Al-Sayari, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, at the High-Level Roundtable Discussion for Bank Executives on Corporate Governance for Banks in Saudi Arabia, Institute of Banking, Riyadh, 22-23 May 2007.

24 Jul 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: The Malaysian banking industry reinvention and transformation

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the 11th Malaysian Banking Summit "The Malaysian Banking Industry Reinvention and Transformation", Kuala Lumpur, 19 July 2007.

24 Jul 2007

Anselmo L S Teng: Anti-money laundering in financial supervision

Opening speech by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, at the Financial Sector AML/CFT Seminar, Macao, 19 July 2007.

24 Jul 2007

Rundheersing Bheenick: Brief look at the commercial banking sector in Mauritius

Address by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the official 100th Foundation Day Celebrations of the Bank of Baroda, Port Louis, 20 July 2007.

24 Jul 2007

Lucas Papademos: Challenges for the European economy

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the conference "The European Political Ideal: Cultural Origins and Future Challenges" organised by the European Cultural Centre of Delphi and the Konstantinos G Karamanlis Foundation, Delphi, 23 July 2007.

23 Jul 2007

Ben S Bernanke: Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Testimony of Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 18 July 2007.

23 Jul 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: How can we increase growth potential in Europe?

Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Suomi Areena 2007, Pori, Finland, 20 July 2007.

23 Jul 2007

Glenn Stevens: The Asian crisis ¿ a retrospective

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to The Anika Foundation Luncheon, supported by Australian Business Economists and Macquarie Bank, Sydney, 18 July 2007.

23 Jul 2007

Ardian Fullani: Agreement between the Bank of Albania and the Competition Authority

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding, Tirana, 17 July 2007.

23 Jul 2007

Ardian Fullani: Health passes through .. bank

Interview given by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, to Klan magazine, published on 23 June 2007.

16 Jul 2007

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, 12 July 2007.

16 Jul 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The ING-FINEX search for CFO of the Year Award ¿ a search for inspiring leadership

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Launching of the ING-FINEX Search for CFO of the Year Award, Makati, 10 July 2007.

16 Jul 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The role of communication in ensuring effective central banking

Keynote address by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Second IMF Regional Seminar on Central Bank Communications, Makati, 8 July 2007.

16 Jul 2007

Rundheersing Bheenick: Consolidating the overall supervision of the financial sector in Mauritius

Speech by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, on the occasion of the Signature of a Protocole D'Accord and Launching Ceremony of the Joint BOM/FSC Coordination Committee, Port Louis, 12 July 2007.

16 Jul 2007

Randall S Kroszner: Basel II implementation in the United States

Remarks by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the New York Bankers Association Annual Washington Visit, Washington DC, 12 July 2007.

16 Jul 2007

Hermann Remsperger: Current financial stability issues from a European viewpoint

Speech by Professor Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the representative office of the Federal State of Hesse at the European Union, Brussels, 27 June 2007.

16 Jul 2007

Nigel Jenkinson: Developing a framework for stress testing of financial stability risks

Comments by Mr Nigel Jenkinson, Executive Director, Financial Stability, Bank of England, at the ECB High Level Conference on "Simulating Financial Instability", Frankfurt am Main, 12-13 July 2007.

13 Jul 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: Presentation of the ECB's Annual Report 2006 to the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, to the European Parliament, Strasbourg, 11 July 2007.

13 Jul 2007

Ardian Fullani: Bank of Albania ¿ 2006 Annual Report

Address by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the presentation of the 2006 Annual Report of the Bank of Albania, Tirana, 10 May 2007.

13 Jul 2007

John Hurley: Recent economic developments in Ireland and the outlook for the economy

Opening statement by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland, at the presentation of the Annual Report 2006, Dublin, 11 July 2007.

13 Jul 2007

Lucas Papademos: Adoption of the euro by Cyprus and Malta

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Euro Festivities marking the decision of the EU Council on the adoption of the euro by Cyprus and Malta, Brussels, 10 July 2007.

13 Jul 2007

Kevin M Warsh: Hedge funds

Testimony of Mr Kevin M Warsh, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 11 July 2007.

12 Jul 2007

Ben S Bernanke: Inflation expectations and inflation forecasting

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Monetary Economics Workshop of the National Bureau of Economic Research Summer Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 10 July 2007.

12 Jul 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The cornerstones of a thriving economy

Opening speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the 2007 Awarding Ceremony for BSP Stakeholders, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Manila, 4 July 2007.

12 Jul 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The BSP @ 14 ¿ moving with the power of one in the service of the Filipino people

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the BSP 14th Anniversary, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Manila, 3 July 2007.

12 Jul 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Layon ¿ money as vision of a nation

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the opening of the Layon Exhibit at the BSP Money Museum, Manila, 3 July 2007.

12 Jul 2007

Yves Mersch: AMCHAM ¿ principles versus rules

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, at a conference of ALFI and the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), Luxembourg, 14 June 2007.

12 Jul 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: Savings-investment cycle ¿ supporting pension schemes by protecting the value of pensions and promoting efficiency of the financial sector

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the annual luncheon of the Association of Retirement Benefits Scheme, Nairobi, 23 May 2007.

12 Jul 2007

Ranee Jayamaha: Policy framework for regional cooperation and the role of the central banks

Speech by Dr Ranee Jayamaha, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Colombo, 6 July 2007.

6 Jul 2007

European Central Bank: Press conference ¿ introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank and Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 5 July 2007.

6 Jul 2007

Marion Williams: Financial sector developments in Barbados

Address by Dr Marion Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at the opening ceremony of the FirstCaribbean International Bank Business Centre, Warrens, St. Michael, 29 June 2007.

6 Jul 2007

Linah K Mohohlo: The challenges faced by developing countries in the current global environment, and how the IMF could be reformed to meet these countries' needs

Speech by Ms Linah K Mohohlo, Governor of the Bank of Botswana, at the 2007 Executive Directors' Retreat, International Monetary Fund, Washington DC, 20 June 2007.

6 Jul 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: The role of the Central Bank of Kenya in Kenya's economic transformation

Talking notes by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the NESC Workshop on the Role of Central Bank in Economic Transformation, Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 29 May 2007.

6 Jul 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: The vision of the Monetary Affairs Committee of the East African Community

Address by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the 10th meeting of the East African Community Monetary Affairs Committee (MAC), Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 24 May 2007.

6 Jul 2007

Emsley D Tromp: The Caribbean marketplace ¿ succeeding in a globalizing world

Address by Dr Emsley D Tromp, President of the Bank of the Netherlands Antilles (Bank van de Nederlandse Antillen), on the occasion of the 2007 TOG Partners' Conference, Willemstad, Curacao, 3 July 2007.

5 Jul 2007

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: RBAP-MABS ¿ providing wider and deeper access to microfinance

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the celebration of the Rural Banking Industry's 10 Years of Success in Microfinance under the RBAP's MABS Program, Manila 13 June 2007.

5 Jul 2007

Michael C Bonello: Malta's economy on the path to the euro

Remarks by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at a Round Table organised by the Austrian National Bank, Brussels, 13 June 2007.