Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2016

Date Titles
21 Sep 2016

Johnson P Asiama: Fifteen years of Ghana Banking Awards - enriching a healthy competitive landscape in the drive for consumer relevance in banking

Speech by Dr Johnson P Asiama, Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, at the Annual Banking Awards 2016, on the theme "Fifteen years of Ghana Banking Awards - enriching a healthy competitive landscape in the drive for consumer relevance in banking", Accra, 26 August 2016.

21 Sep 2016

Patrick Njoroge: Central Bank of Kenya 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Speech by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Central Bank of Kenya 50th Anniversary Celebrations, Nairobi, 14 September 2016.

21 Sep 2016

Yannis Stournaras: The EBRD's Trade Facilitation Programme on financing foreign trade with Greece

Introductory remarks by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) information session on its Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP) on financing foreign trade with Greece, Athens, 15 September 2016.

21 Sep 2016

Andrew Hauser: Building the market infrastructure of tomorrow - CREST, RTGS and the Bank of England, 20 years on

Speech by Mr Andrew Hauser, Executive Director for Banking, Payments and Financial Resilience of the Bank of England, at the CREST Twentieth Anniversary Conference, London, 20 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Benoît Cœuré: The case for rethinking international capital flows

Dinner speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the SUERF/PSE/CEPII Conference on "Rethinking Capital Controls and Capital Flows", Paris, 15 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Manuel Sánchez: The United States and Mexico - a lasting bond

Remarks by Mr Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the Mosbacher Institute, Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 15 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Ewald Nowotny: Central banking in times of change

Opening remarks by Prof Dr Ewald Nowotny, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria, at the OeNB-BIS conference "Central banking in times of change", Vienna, 13 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Peter Praet: Remarks at the BNYM 20th anniversary dinner on the dynamics of TARGET2 balances and monetary policy implementation

Dinner address by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the BNYM 20th anniversary, Brussels, 15 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Yves Mersch: Banks adapting to the new normal - striking a balance

Dinner speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Mandarine Gestion Investment Conference, Munich, 19 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Norman T L Chan: The importance of soft power in international financial centre

Opening keynote speech by Mr Norman T L Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (HKIB) Annual Banking Conference 2016, Hong Kong, 20 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Carolyn Wilkins: (S)low for long and financial stability

Remarks by Ms Carolyn Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum City Lecture, London, United Kingdom, 14 September 2016.

20 Sep 2016

Lael Brainard: The "New Normal" and what it means for monetary policy

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Chicago, Illinois, 12 September 2016.

15 Sep 2016

Andreas Dombret: Cui bono? Complex regulation and its consequences

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 20th Banking Symposium of the European Center for Financial Services at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg, 7 September 2016.

15 Sep 2016

Mario Draghi: Reviving the spirit of De Gasperi - working together for an effective and inclusive Union

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the presentation ceremony of the De Gasperi award, Trento, 13 September 2016.

15 Sep 2016

Yukitoshi Funo: Economic activity and prices in Japan, and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Yukitoshi Funo, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Niigata, 31 August 2016.

15 Sep 2016

Sabine Lautenschläger: Monetary policy in uncertain times - the European Central Bank and the crisis

Speech by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at a Parliamentary evening, Strasbourg, 13 September 2016.

12 Sep 2016

Simon M Potter: The role of best practices in supporting market integrity and effectiveness

Remarks by Mr Simon M Potter, Executive Vice President of the Markets Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the 2016 Primary Dealers Meeting, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City, 7 September 2016.

10 Sep 2016

Veerathai Santiprabhob: The Bank of Thailand's financial and monetary policies - the way forward

Speech by Dr Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Thailand Focus 2016 "A new growth strategy", Bangkok, 31 August 2016.

9 Sep 2016

S S Mundra: Information technology and cyber risk in banking sector - the emerging fault lines

Keynote address by Mr S S Mundra, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the "International Seminar on Cyber Risk and Mitigation for banks", organized by the Centre for Advanced Financial Research and Learning (CAFRAL), Mumbai, 7 September 2016.

9 Sep 2016

N S Vishwanathan: Asset quality of Indian banks - way forward

Keynote address by Mr N S Vishwanathan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the National Conference of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) on "Risk Management: Key to Asset Quality", New Delhi, 30 August 2016.

8 Sep 2016

Patrick Njoroge: The role of banks and the securities markets in curbing the movement of illicit financial flows

Remarks by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the 2nd Annual General Meeting and Conference of African Organization of Public Account Committees (AFROPAC), Nairobi, 30 August 2016.

8 Sep 2016

Lesetja Kganyago: The influence of South Africa's price-setting environment on monetary policy trajectory

A public lecture by Mr Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Business School, Port Elizabeth, 7 September 2016.

8 Sep 2016

Philip Lowe: Remarks to the Asian Development Bank - Institute of Global Finance International Conference

Remarks by Mr Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Asian Development Bank - Institute of Global Finance International Conference, Sydney, 8 September 2016.

8 Sep 2016

Haruhiko Kuroda: "Comprehensive Assessment" of the monetary easing - concept and approaches

Speech by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Kisaragi-kai meeting, Tokyo, 5 September 2016.

8 Sep 2016

Yves Mersch: Reaching for perfection - building the market infrastructure of tomorrow

Opinion piece by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, published in Eurofi Magazine, 7 September 2016.

8 Sep 2016

Mario Draghi: ECB press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 8 September 2016.

7 Sep 2016

Patrick Njoroge: Financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa

Keynote address by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the TICAD VI/Alliance Forum Foundation & Comesa, Nairobi, 26 August 2016.

7 Sep 2016

Ravi Menon: Singapore's financial centre - resilience, dynamism, trust

Speech by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, to the Foreign Correspondents Association of Singapore, Singapore, 6 September 2016.

7 Sep 2016

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Sustaining relative strength in a dynamic environment

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the Euromoney Philippines Investment Forum 2016, Manila, 6 September 2016.

7 Sep 2016

Thomas Jordan: Why a strong education system must be an important concern for the Swiss National Bank

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the opening ceremony of the Faculty of Economics and Management at the University of Lucerne, Lucerne, 6 September 2016.

6 Sep 2016

Norman T L Chan: What does it take to build a "Hong Kong Brand" for financial services?

Welcoming remarks and keynote speech by Mr Norman T L Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Treasury Markets Summit 2016, Hong Kong, 6 September 2016.

6 Sep 2016

Philip Lowe: Remarks at a Reserve Bank Board dinner with members of the Sydney community

Speech by Mr Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at a dinner with members of the Sydney community, Sydney, 6 September 2016.

6 Sep 2016

Dimitar Radev: Assessment of the banking system in Bulgaria

Statement by Mr Dimitar Radev, Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank, on the occasion of the completion of the asset quality review and stress test of the banks in Bulgaria, 11 August 2016.

5 Sep 2016

Raghuram Rajan: The independence of the central bank

Remarks by Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at St. Stephen's College, New Delhi, 3 September 2016.

5 Sep 2016

Yves Mersch: Introductory remarks for the discussion panel "The Future of the Euro"

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Ambrosetti Forum "Intelligence on the World, Europe, and Italy", Villa d'Este, Cernobbio, 3 September 2016.

2 Sep 2016

Andreas Dombret: International cooperation is the answer - shaping the regulatory and supervisory architecture

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at a reception to welcome Ms Jenny Kilp, Bundesbank representative in South Africa and financial attaché at the German embassy in Pretoria, Pretoria, 29 August 2016.

2 Sep 2016

Andreas Dombret: Are we done now? Reflections on the post-crisis supervisory and regulatory regime

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the University of Cape Town, Cape Town, 1 September 2016.

2 Sep 2016

Daniel Mminele: The role of monetary policy in encouraging and supporting economic growth

Address by Mr Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the University of KwaZulu-Natal Business Management Conference "Innovative and creative solutions for economic growth strategies and sustainable futures", Durban, 26 August 2016.

2 Sep 2016

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Building on progress, bringing in changes

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the Development Budget Coordination Committee briefing to the Senate Committee on Finance on the FY 2017 Proposed National Government Budget, Manila, 30 August 2016.

1 Sep 2016

Andreas Dombret: Closer cooperation between the South African Reserve Bank and the Deutsche Bundesbank

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at a press conference at the South African Reserve Bank, Pretoria, 29 August 2016.