Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2009

Date Titles
27 Jul 2009

Daniel K Tarullo: Regulatory restructuring

Testimony by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 23 July 2009.

27 Jul 2009

Bandid Nijathaworn: Where is global finance heading?

Speech by Dr Bandid Nijathaworn, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Conference entitled, "Where is Global Finance Heading? The Stake of Emerging Economies in the International Financial System", Cusco, Peru, July 13-14, 2009.

27 Jul 2009

Duvvuri Subbarao: Impact of the global financial crisis on India … collateral damage and response

Interview by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, with Claire Jones, Editor, CentralBanking.com, published in London, 2 July 2009.

27 Jul 2009

Mark Carney: Statement on the July Monetary Policy Report

Opening statement by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at a press conference following the release of the Monetary Policy Report, Ottawa, 23 July 2009.

27 Jul 2009

Ben S Bernanke: Semiannual Monetary 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 Financial Services, US House of Representatives, Washington, DC, 21 July 2009.

21 Jul 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: Introductory remarks at the signing ceremony for the T2S Memorandum of Understanding

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the signing ceremony for the T2S Memorandum of Understanding, Frankfurt, 16 July 2009.

21 Jul 2009

Andres Lipstok: Estonia's economic environment and central bank activities

Speech by Mr Andres Lipstok, Governor of the Bank of Estonia (Eesti Pank), at the the presentation of Bank of Estonia's 2008 Annual Report to the Riigikogu, Tallinn, 11 June 2009.

21 Jul 2009

Elizabeth A Duke: Consumer protection

Testimony of Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology, Committee on Fin. Services, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington DC, 16 July 2009.

21 Jul 2009

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: Opening statement at the press briefing for the signing of T2S Memorandum of Understanding

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the signing ceremony for the T2S Memorandum of Understanding, Frankfurt, 16 July 2009.

21 Jul 2009

Heng Swee Keat: A review of Singapore's economy and financial system

Opening remarks by Mr Heng Swee Keat, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at MAS' Annual Report 2008/09 Press Conference, Singapore, 16 July 2009.

20 Jul 2009

Mario Draghi: An overview of banking in Italy

Address by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the Italian Banking Association Annual Meeting, Rome, 8 July 2009.

20 Jul 2009

Andres Lipstok: The Estonian economy

Speech by Mr Andres Lipstok, Governor of Bank of Estonia, at a lunch for the EU Deputies, organised by the Ambassador of the Czech Republic, Mr A Langer, Tallinn, 28 May 2009.

20 Jul 2009

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: The BSP and its partners - standing up to the global challenges today

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the Stakeholders Awards and Appreciation Lunch for 2009, Central Bank of the Philippines, Manila, 14 July 2009.

20 Jul 2009

Yves Mersch: The crisis - point of view of a central banker

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, on the occasion of the conference "Bank crisis, then and now", organised by the Chamber of Commerce and the Swedish Embassy, Luxembourg, 8 July 2009.

20 Jul 2009

Rundheersing Bheenick: The first Pan-African Derivatives Exchange in Mauritius

Address by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at The Seminar on Currency Derivatives, organised by Global Board of Trade, Port Louis, 16 July 2009.

17 Jul 2009

Andres Lipstok: How to exit the economic crisis?

Presentation by Mr Andres Lipstok, Governor of Bank of Estonia, at the conference "Majandus, kuhu lahed? Kas oigus saab aidata?" (Quo vadis, economy? Is law able to help?), Tartu, 8 May 2009.

17 Jul 2009

Ardian Fullani: Challenges facing the Albanian economy and financial sector

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Regional Summit of Governors and Bankers, Becici, Montenegro, 20 June 2009.

17 Jul 2009

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: RBAP - sustaining reforms for an economically vibrant countryside

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines (Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas), at the inaugural dinner for the newly elected RBAP Officers and Board of Directors, Manila, 14 July 2009.

17 Jul 2009

Marion Williams: The nexus between regulation and compliance and the financial meltdown of 2008

Address by Dr Marion Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at a Compliance Education Seminar, hosted by the Barbados Intern. Bus. Assoc. (BIBA) in assoc. with The Inst. of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB), Bridgetown, 9 July 2009.

17 Jul 2009

Sanusi Lamido Aminu Sanusi: Assessment of current development in the Nigerian economy and the CBN policy action

Speech by Mr Sanusi Lamido Aminu Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, at the Maiden Press Conference, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Abuja, 7 July 2009.

16 Jul 2009

Martin Redrado: Where is global finance heading? Status of the international monetary system and the stake of emerging economies

Speech by Mr Martin Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, at the Session II - Emerging Economies in the international financial system - the way forward, Cusco, 13-14 July 2009.

16 Jul 2009

Sada Reddy: An anatomy of microfinance in Fiji

Opening speech by Mr Sada Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the Pacific Microfinance Week 2009, Nadi, 13-17 July 2009.

16 Jul 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Increasing access to financial services in Zambia

Remarks by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the foundation stone laying ceremony of the new Stanbic Bank Premises, Lusaka, 10 July 2009.

16 Jul 2009

Usha Thorat: Impact of global financial crisis on Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as a national regulator

Presentation by Ms Usha Thorat, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 56th EXCOM Meeting and FinPower CEO Forum organised by APRACA, Seoul, 29 June 2009.

16 Jul 2009

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 2008, Dublin, 14 July 2009.

15 Jul 2009

Jean-Claude Trichet: The ECB's enhanced credit support

Keynote address by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the University of Munich, Munich, 13 July 2009.

15 Jul 2009

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Comparing financial crises

Special address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Tun Ismail Ali Chair in Mon. & Fin. Economies: Lecture on Comparison of the Fin. Crises: "Japan & Asia in 1997-1998 vs. US 2008-2009", Kuala Lumpur, 10 July 2009.

15 Jul 2009

Tarisa Watanagase: Creating sustainable financial inclusion

Welcome remarks by Dr Tarisa Watanagase, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at 1st AFI Start-up Committee Meeting, Bangkok, 10 July 2009.

15 Jul 2009

Donald L Kohn: Federal Reserve independence

Testimony by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Subcommittee on Domestic Mon. Policy & Technology, Committee on Fin. Services, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 9 July 2009.

15 Jul 2009

Ignazio Visco: The global crisis - the role of policies and the international monetary system

Paper by Mr Ignazio Visco, Deputy Director General of the Bank of Italy, to the G20 Workshop on the Global Economy - Macroecon. causes of the crisis: key lessons - Session 2: Did the intern. mon. system contribute to the crisis?, Mumbai, 24-26 May 2009.

13 Jul 2009

Seongtae Lee: Bank of Korea faces the challenges ahead

Speech by Mr Seongtae Lee, Governor and Chairman of the Bank of Korea, at the Bank of Korea's 59th Anniversary, Bank of Korea, Seoul, 12 June 2009.

13 Jul 2009

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Opportunities and collaboration in Islamic finance

Address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Malaysia-UK Islamic Finance Forum, Kuala Lumpur, 8 July 2009.

13 Jul 2009

Caleb M Fundanga: Global financial and economic crisis and its effect on the Zambian economy

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, to the SADC Group of High Commissioners and Ambassadors Meeting, Lusaka, 9 July 2009.

13 Jul 2009

Elizabeth A Duke: Federal Reserve's initiatives to support minority-owned institutions

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Minority Depository Institutions National Conference 2009, Chicago, Illinois, 9 July 2009.

13 Jul 2009

Spencer Dale: Inflation targeting - learning the lessons from the financial crisis

Speech by Mr Spencer Dale, Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Bank of England, at the Society of Business Economists' Annual Conference, London, 23 June 2009.

10 Jul 2009

Christian Noyer: Central banks in the financial crisis

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at Paris Europlace, Paris, 3 July 2009.

10 Jul 2009

Zhou Xiaochuan: Issues related to the global financial crisis

Address by Mr Zhou Xiaouchuan, Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the Global Think-tank Summit, Beijing, 3 July 2009.

10 Jul 2009

Seongtae Lee: The global financial crisis and the Bank of Korea's monetary policy

Keynote address by Mr Seongtae Lee, Governor of the Bank of Korea, at the Euromoney Conference, Seoul, 28 May 2009.

10 Jul 2009

Papali'I T Scanlan: Preventing money laundering and financing of terrorism in Samoa

Speech by Mr Papal'I T Scanlan, Governor of the Central Bank of Samoa, at the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Terrorist Financing Activities Workshop for Non-Profit Organizations in Samoa, Apia, 13 May 2009.

10 Jul 2009

Andrew G Haldane: Small lessons from a big crisis

Remarks by Mr Andrew G Haldane, Executive Director, Financial Stability, Bank of England, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago 45th Annual Conference "Reforming Financial Regulation", Chicago, 8 May 2009.