Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Jul to Sep 2016

Date Titles
18 Jul 2016

Ignazio Visco: Italy's economy and banking sector in the aftermath of "Brexit"

Address by Mr Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the 56th Italian Banking Association Annual Meeting, Rome, 8 July 2016.

18 Jul 2016

Carolyn Wilkins: Release of the Monetary Policy Report

Opening statement by Ms Carolyn Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the press conference following the release of the Monetary Policy Report, Ottawa, Ontario, 13 July 2016.

18 Jul 2016

Yannis Stournaras: Sustainability in banking

Introductory remarks by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) workshop on "Sustainability in Banking", Athens, 12 July 2016.

18 Jul 2016

John McDermott: How the Bank formulates and assesses its monetary policy decisions

Speech by Dr John McDermott, Assistant Governor and Chief Economist of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Manawatu Chamber of Commerce, Palmerston North, 13 July 2016.

18 Jul 2016

Yannis Stournaras: The Greek economy - developments, opportunities and prospects

Speech by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece, Athens, 13 May 2016.

18 Jul 2016

Grant Spencer: Housing risks require a broad policy response

Speech by Mr Grant Spencer, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the New Zealand Institute of Valuers, Wellington, 7 July 2016.

18 Jul 2016

Ravi Menon: Reforms in banking regulation - effects and outcomes

Keynote address by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Symposium on Asian Banking and Finance, San Francisco, 11 July 2016.

15 Jul 2016

François Villeroy de Galhau: Addressing Brexit, and unlocking Europe's investment potential

Welcome address by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France, at the Paris Europlace International Financial Forum, Paris, 6 July 2016.

15 Jul 2016

Claudia Buch: Focus on micro data - potential benefits for the industry?

Speech by Prof Claudia Buch, Deputy President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Eighth ECB Statistics Conference "Central bank statistics: moving beyond the aggregates", Frankfurt am Main, 6 July 2016.

15 Jul 2016

Andreas Dombret: What does Brexit mean for European banks?

Keynote speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at a conference of the Association of German Banks and the Center for Financial Studies, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, 13 July 2016.

15 Jul 2016

Lim Hng Kiang: Sharpening risk management capabilities

Keynote address by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Minister for Trade and Industry and Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the 43rd Association of Banks in Singapore Annual Dinner, Singapore, 28 June 2016.

14 Jul 2016

Daniel K Tarullo: Opening remarks on the theme of shadow banking

 Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Center for American Progress and Americans for Financial Reform Conference, Washington DC, 12 July 2016.

14 Jul 2016

Vítor Constâncio: Challenges for the European banking industry

Lecture (full text, delivered in abridged form) by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Conference on "European Banking Industry: what's next?", organised by the University of Navarra, Madrid, 7 July 2016.

13 Jul 2016

Andreas Dombret: Challenges in identifying and monitoring risks from non-bank financial entities and how to address them

Introductory statement by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Symposium on Asian Banking and Finance, San Francisco, 11 July 2016.

13 Jul 2016

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: A culture of inquiry and evidence

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the workshop entitled "Evidence in Financial Inclusion: New Findings and their Applications", Manila, 5 July 2016.

13 Jul 2016

Andreas Dombret: What's going on in Europe? - A view from the Deutsche Bundesbank

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the World Affairs Council and American Council on Germany, San Francisco, 12 July 2016.

12 Jul 2016

Javier Guzmán Calafell: Uncertainties about the global financial safety net

Remarks by Mr Javier Guzmán Calafell, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the 7th Annual Conference of the Central Reserve Bank of Peru and the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee, Arequipa, Peru, 6 July 2016.

12 Jul 2016

Boris Vujčić: The role of central banks and how to insure their independence

Speech by Mr Boris Vujčić, Governor of the Croatian National Bank, at the Symposium on "Central Banking in Central and Eastern Europe: Policy Making, Investment and Low Yields", organized by the Czech National Bank and OMFIF (Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum), Prague, 10 June 2016.

12 Jul 2016

Sabine Lautenschläger: Central bank statistics - moving beyond the aggregates

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 the Eighth ECB Statistics Conference "Central bank statistics: moving beyond the aggregates", Frankfurt am Main, 5 July 2016.

12 Jul 2016

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Pursuing financial stability thru innovations in cheque clearing and settlement

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the Signing of the Memorandum of Agreement between BSP and the Philippine Clearing House Corporation (PCHC) to implement the Check Imaging Clearing System, Manila, 12 July 2016.

12 Jul 2016

Peter Praet: Transmission channels of monetary policy in the current environment

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Financial Times Festival of Finance, London, 1 July 2016.

11 Jul 2016

Patrick Njoroge: Establishing sustainable agricultural financing in Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi

Remarks by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the launch of the Executive Certificate in Agricultural Finance (ECAF) Capacity Building Programme, Nairobi, 10 June 2016.

11 Jul 2016

Sharon Donnery: Micro data for monetary policy decisions

Discussion by Ms Sharon Donnery, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Eighth ECB Statistics Conference "Central bank statistics: moving beyond the aggregates", Frankfurt am Main, 6 July 2016.

11 Jul 2016

Benoît Coeuré: Interview in Le Monde

Interview with Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in Le Monde, conducted by Ms Marie Charrel on 27 June 2016, and published on 1 July 2016.

11 Jul 2016

Karnit Flug: Reforms to increase competition in the Israeli banking system

Remarks by Dr Karnit Flug, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the Herzliya Conference "Reforms to Increase Competition in the Israeli Banking System", Herzliya, 15 June 2016.

8 Jul 2016

Karnit Flug: Increasing competition in the financial system

Remarks by Dr Karnit Flug, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the cabinet meeting on increasing competition in the financial system, Tel Aviv, 13 June 2016.

7 Jul 2016

Indrajit Coomaraswamy: Inaugural speech

Inaugural speech by Dr Indrajit Coomaraswamy, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Colombo, 4 July 2016.

7 Jul 2016

Mario Draghi: Eighth ECB Statistics Conference

Welcome address by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the Eighth ECB Statistics Conference "Central bank statistics: moving beyond the aggregates", Frankfurt am Main, 6 July 2016.

7 Jul 2016

Jens Weidmann: Hans Möller medal acceptance speech

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the annual meeting of the Munich Volkswirte Alumni-Club, Munich, 1 July 2016.

7 Jul 2016

Nina Stoyanova: The history of Bulgaria's money

Welcome address by Ms Nina Stoyanova, Deputy Governor (Banking Department) of the Bulgarian National Bank, at the opening of "The History of Money on the Bulgarian Lands" exhibition, jointly organised by Burgas Municipality and the Bulgarian National Bank, Burgas, 10 June 2016.

5 Jul 2016

Mugur Isărescu: How can the EU generate a virtuous circle in the Black Sea Region - the case of food and energy security

Speech by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania, opening the European League for Economic Cooperation (ELEC) conference, Bucharest, 26 April 2016.

5 Jul 2016

Ashraf Mahmood Wathra: Payment systems and correspondent banking in the SAARC region

Speech by Mr Ashraf Mahmood Wathra, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the National Institute of Banking & Finance (NIBAF), Islamabad, 16 May 2016.

4 Jul 2016

Mark Carney: Uncertainty, the economy and policy

Speech by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the Bank of England, London, 30 June 2016.

4 Jul 2016

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Mainstreaming financial inclusion as a strategic objective

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the BSP-BIS Research Conference of Financial Inclusion and Central Banks, Cebu, 3 June 2016.

4 Jul 2016

Nina Stoyanova: Bank of Bulgaria s latest projects in the area of financial services and payments

Speech by Ms Nina Stoyanova, Deputy Governor (Banking Department) of the Bulgarian National Bank, at the opening of the "Innovations" Financial Forum, Sofia, 14 June 2016.

1 Jul 2016

François Villeroy de Galhau: Recovery and resolution of CCPs

Opening speech by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France, at the Policy conference "Recovery and resolution of CCPs", Paris, 24 June 2016.

1 Jul 2016

Patrick Njoroge: Affordable housing finance in Kenya - developing a strategic framework

Remarks by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the workshop "Developing a Strategic Framework for Affordable Housing Finance", co-hosted by the National Treasury and the World Bank, Nairobi, 27 April 2016.