Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2009

Date Titles
30 Sep 2009

Ben S Bernanke: Brief remarks - the Fed's efforts with respect to diversity

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's Annual Legislative Conference, Washington DC, 25 September 2009.

30 Sep 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: Interview with Corriere della Sera

Interview by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, conducted on 23 September 2009 by Ms Marika de Feo, Corriere della Sera.

30 Sep 2009

Joseph Yam: Reflections relevant to the banking profession in Hong Kong

Speech by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Joint HKAB - HKIB Dinner in honour of Mr Joseph Yam's retirement as Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong, 28 September 2009.

30 Sep 2009

Franz-Christoph Zeitler: How should banking regulation change?

Introductory statement by Professor Dr Franz-Christoph Zeitler, Vice-President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the conference "The future of banking regulation", org. by Imperial College London & the Deutsche Bundesbank, Frankfurt am Main, 24 Sept. 2009.

30 Sep 2009

K C Chakrabarty: Global crisis - genesis, challenges and opportunities unleashed

Inaugural address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 21st Anniversary Convention of the Association of Professional Bankers, Sri Lanka, Colombo, 25 September 2009.

29 Sep 2009

Axel A Weber: The future of banking regulation

Dinner speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Conference on "The Future of Banking Regulation" organised by Imperial College London and the Deutsche Bundesbank, Frankfurt am Main, 24 September 2009.

29 Sep 2009

Svein Gjedrem: The outlook for the Norwegian economy

Address by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), for Norges Bank's regional network, Region East, Oslo, 25 September 2009.

29 Sep 2009

Philipp Hildebrand: Banking regulation - changing the rules of the game

Speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Twelfth Annual International Banking Conference, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, 25 September 2009.

29 Sep 2009

Kevin M Warsh: Longer days, fewer weekends

Speech by Mr Kevin M Warsh, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 12th Annual International Banking Conference, Chicago, Illinois, 25 September 2009.

29 Sep 2009

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Macro-prudential supervision

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the CEPR/ESI 13th Annual Conf. on "Fin.l Supervision in an Uncertain World", European Banking Center at Venice Intern. University, Venice, 25-26 Sept. 2009.

25 Sep 2009

Njuguna Ndung'u: Kenya's vision for a strong and accessible financial sector

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, during the 2009 Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Global Policy Forum, Nairobi, 14 September 2009.

25 Sep 2009

Perks Ligoya: Co-ordinated regulations for the SADC region

Address by Dr Perks Ligoya, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Malawi, at the Conference for the Committee of Insurance, Securities and Non-Bank Financial Authorities, Lilongwe, 17 September 2009.

25 Sep 2009

L Wilson Kamit: Opening up opportunities for agriculture and rural development

Address by Sir L Wilson Kamit, CBE, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, to the Consultative and Implementation Monitoring Council (CIMC), 2009 National Development Forum, Port Moresby, 5 August 2009.

25 Sep 2009

Jürgen Stark: Short address at the opening ceremony for the "Language of Money" exhibition

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Museum für Kommunikation, Berlin, 24 September 2009.

25 Sep 2009

Spencer Dale: Separating fact from fiction - household balance sheets and the economic outlook

Speech by Mr Spencer Dale, Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Bank of England, at a lunch hosted by the Exeter Chamber of Commerce, Exeter, 24 September 2009.

24 Sep 2009

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Current challenges confronting central banks

Opening and keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the SEACEN-BNM Banking and Financial Law School 2009 "Current Challenges in Central Banking - Legal Perspective", Lanai Kijang, 24 September 2009.

24 Sep 2009

José De Gregorio: Monetary policy and financial stability - an emerging markets perspective

Presentation by Mr José De Gregorio, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the Brookings Institution, Washington DC, 17 September 2009.

24 Sep 2009

Njuguna Ndung'u: Central Bank of Kenya's new website - improving communication

Speech by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the official launch of the Central Bank of Kenya's new website, Nairobi, 1 September 2009.

24 Sep 2009

L Wilson Kamit: Financial sector reforms in Papua New Guinea

Speech by Mr L Wilson Kamit, CBE, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, at the opening of new the ANZ Harbour City Head Office, PNG, Port Moresby, 24 July 2009.

24 Sep 2009

David Longworth: Promoting Canada's economic and financial well-being

Remarks by Mr David Longworth, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Greater Summerside Chamber of Commerce, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, 23 September 2009.

23 Sep 2009

José De Gregorio: Macroeconomics, economists and the crisis

Speech by Mr José De Gregorio, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the Annual Meeting of the Society for the Chilean Economy (SECHI), Antofagasta, 4 September 2009.

23 Sep 2009

Njuguna Ndung'u: Financial sector collaboration

Opening remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the breakfast meeting for domestic financial sector regulators, Nairobi, 31 August 2009.

23 Sep 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Campaign to keep Zambia clean and healthy

Opening remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the review walk of the "Keep Lusaka clean, green and healthy campaign project", Lusaka, 17 September 2009.

23 Sep 2009

Lars E O Svensson: Flexible inflation targeting - lessons from the financial crisis

Speech by Mr Lars E O Svensson, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the workshop "Towards a new framework for monetary policy? Lessons from the crisis", organized by the Netherlands Bank, Amsterdam, 21 September 2009.

23 Sep 2009

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: Business models in banking - is there a best practice?

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the CAREFIN Conference on "Business Models in Banking: Is There a Best Practice", Bocconi University, Milan, 21 September 2009.

22 Sep 2009

Njuguna Ndung'u: Credit information sharing to enhance financial sector development

Address by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the launch of the Banking Credit Information Sharing Implementation Project, Nairobi, 27 August 2009.

22 Sep 2009

Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi: Developments in the banking system in Nigeria

Address by Mr Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Lagos, 14 August 2009.

22 Sep 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Improving financial inclusion in Zambia

Remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the Celpay Mobile Banking Conference, Lusaka, 16-17 September 2009.

22 Sep 2009

Karolina Ekholm: Balancing monetary policy - when theory meets practice

Speech by Ms Karolina Ekholm, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at SEB, Stockholm, 18 September 2009.

22 Sep 2009

V K Sharma: Supervising in a crisis environment

Address by Mr V K Sharma, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Annual Regulators' Roundtable, organized by the International Credit Union Regulators' Network, Barcelona, 30-31 July 2009.

21 Sep 2009

T T Mboweni: Overview of the South African economy

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the 89th ordinary general meeting of shareholders, Pretoria, 17 September 2009.

21 Sep 2009

Anselmo L S Teng: Conference on human resources issues (opening remarks)

Welcome remarks by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Mon. Authority of Macao, at the 12th Conf. of Central Banks of Portuguese Speaking Territories on Human Resources, Macao, 14 September 2009.

21 Sep 2009

Anselmo L S Teng: Conference on human resources issues (closing remarks)

Closing remarks by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, at the 12th Conference of Central Banks of Portuguese Speaking Territories on Human Resources, Macao, 16 September 2009.

21 Sep 2009

Jan F Qvigstad: Comments on Lars E O Svensson's lecture "Policy expectations and policy evaluations - the role of transparency and communication"

Speech by Mr Jan F Qvigstad, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the conference "Ten Years of Riksbank Independence", Stockholm, 11 September 2009.

21 Sep 2009

S Budi Rochadi: Currency operations and management

Opening address by Dr. S. Budi Rochadi, Deputy Governor of Bank Indonesia, at the SEACEN Seminar on Currency Operations and Management, Bali, 12 August 2009.

18 Sep 2009

T T Mboweni: Reflections on some economic and social developments in South Africa in the past 15 years

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the 10th Annual Steve Biko Memorial Lecture, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 10 September 2009.

18 Sep 2009

Miranda S Goeltom: Opportunities for Indonesian investment through sharia financing - experiences and challenges

Keynote speech by Prof Dr Miranda S Goeltom, Acting Governor of Bank Indonesia, at the Intern. Seminar on Islamic Finance & Banking "Opportunities for Indonesian Investment through Sharia Financing - Experiences & Challenges", New York, 17 July 2009.

18 Sep 2009

Njuguna Ndung'u: Taming of inflation and food security

Opening remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya and Chairman of the Monetary Policy Committee, during the Monetary Policy Committee Seminar, The Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 14 August 2009.

18 Sep 2009

Njuguna Ndung'u: Growth and performance of the Kenyan banking sector

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Launch of Southern Credit Banking Corporation Ltd International Mastercard Debit Card, Nairobi, 10 August 2009.

18 Sep 2009

Jürgen Stark: Monetary and fiscal policy - criteria and timing for the phasing out of crisis measures

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 80th Kieler Konjunkturgespräch, Berlin, 15 September 2009.