Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 1997

Date Titles
16 Dec 1997

Mr. Thiessen's remarks to the Canadian Club of Toronto (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 1 Dec 97)

Notes for remarks by the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Mr. Gordon Thiessen, to the Canadian Club of Toronto in Toronto, on 1/12/97.

16 Dec 1997

Mr. Grenville considers Asia and the financial sector (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 Dec 97)

Talk given by Mr Stephen Grenville, a Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the 10th Annual Australasian Finance and Banking Conference in Sydney, on 4/12/97.

16 Dec 1997

Bank of Japan presents summaries of articles published in the November edition of its Quarterly Bulletin (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Nov 97)

BANK OF JAPAN, COMMUNICATION, 28/11/97.

8 Dec 1997

Mr. Yam looks at the future of Hong Kong as a financial services centre for China and the Asian region (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Oct 97)

Speech by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Mr. Joseph Yam, JP, to Coopers and Lybrand Financial Services Conference in Hong Kong on 28/10/97.

8 Dec 1997

Mr. Hannoun discusses the operational framework for EMU and the challenge of managing price stability (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Nov 97)

Speech by the Deputy Governor of the Banque de France, Mr. Hervé Hannoun, at the Financial Times European Economic and Monetary Union Conference in London on 20/11/97.

8 Dec 1997

Bank of Japan's November review of monetary and economic trends in Japan (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 26 Nov 97)

BANK OF JAPAN, COMMUNICATION, 26/11/97.

8 Dec 1997

Mr. Greenspan's remarks to the Economic Club of New York (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 2 Dec 97)

Remarks by the Chairman of the Board of the U S Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, at the Economic Club of New York in New York City, on 02/12/97.

8 Dec 1997

Mr. Camdessus considers the lessons from Southeast Asia (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 13 Nov 97)

Remarks by the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, M. Michel Camdessus, at a press briefing in Singapore, on 13/11/97.

8 Dec 1997

Mr. Fazio considers the issue of efficiency and instability in global finance (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 20 Nov 97)

Address given by the Governor of the Bank of Italy, Dott. Antonio Fazio, at an international conference celebrating 50 years of Quarterly Review/Moneta e Credito in Rome, on 20/11/97.

8 Dec 1997

Mr. Plenderleith considers what is new in the financial markets in the United Kingdom (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 18 Nov 97)

Speech by Mr. Ian Plenderleith, an Executive Director of the Bank of England, at the 6th Central Banking Conference, in London on 18/11/97.

2 Dec 1997

Mr. McDonough gives a US perspective on Economic and Monetary Union in Europe (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Nov 97)

Remarks by the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Mr. William J. McDonough, before the Association of German Mortgage Banks in Frankfurt, on 17/11/97.

2 Dec 1997

Mr. Sheng looks at asset prices, capital flows and risk management

Address given by the Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Mr. Andrew Sheng, at the Asian Securities Analysts Federation Conference in Bangkok, on 17/11/97 (slightly abridged).

27 Nov 1997

Mr. Brash looks at the implications of the global financial marketplace for New Zealand (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 19 Nov 97)

Address by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Dr. Donald Brash, to the Single Financial Services Market Conference in Wellington, on 19/11/97.

27 Nov 1997

Mr. Stals discusses monetary policy challenges in South Africa (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 7 Nov 97)

Address by the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, Dr. Chris Stals, at a South African Financial Markets Conference arranged by Standard Bank of South Africa Limited in Cape Town, on 7/11/97.

21 Nov 1997

Mr. Stals discusses the performance of the South African economy in the light of recent developments in East Asian countries (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Oct 97)

Address by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of South Africa, Dr. Chris Stals, at the Annual Convention of the South African Chamber of Business in Somerset West, on 28/10/97.

21 Nov 1997

Mr. Sherwin considers growth, productivity and monetary policy: the longer-term perspective (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 12 Nov 97)

Address by the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Mr. Murray Sherwin, to the Annual Conference of the New Zealand Forest Owners Association in Auckland on 12/11/97.

21 Nov 1997

Mr. Greenspan's remarks at the Center for Financial Studies in Frankfurt (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 7 Nov 97)

Remarks by the Chairman of the Board of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, at the Center for Financial Studies in Frankfurt-am-Main, on 7/11/97.

21 Nov 1997

Mr. George looks at the prospects for the City of London - in or out of EMU (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Oct 97)

Speech by the Governor of the Bank of England, Mr. E.A.J.George, at the Royal Institute of International Affairs Conference in London, on 24/10/97.

21 Nov 1997

Mr. Stals considers the role of monetary policy in stabilising the business cycle during the pre- and post-election period (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 7 Nov 97)

Address by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of South Africa, Dr. Chris Stals, at the Annual Conference of the Bureau for Economic Research, in Cape Town, on 7/11/97.

19 Nov 1997

Mr. Erçel considers the European financial markets and their implications for Turkish institutions (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Oct 97)

Speech given by the Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Mr. Gazi Erçel, in Istanbul on 23/10/97.

19 Nov 1997

Mr. Greenspan's testimony before the House of Representatives' Committee on Banking and Financial Services (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 13 Nov 97)

Testimony of the Chairman of the Governing Board of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, before the Committee on Banking and Financial Services of the US House of Representatives in Washington DC, on 13/11/97.

19 Nov 1997

Remarks by Ms. Phillips at the Asset/Liability and Treasury Management Conference of the Bank Administration Institute (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 Nov 97)

Remarks by Ms. Susan M. Phillips, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Asset/Liability and Treasury Management Conference of the Bank Administration Institute, Chicago, on 4/11/97.

19 Nov 1997

Ms. Phillips discusses trends and challenges in Federal Reserve bank supervision (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 30 Oct 97)

Remarks by Ms. Susan M. Phillips, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at Houston Baptist University, Houston, Texas on 30/10/97.

19 Nov 1997

Mr. Kelley's testimony to the US House of Representatives Committee on Banking and Financial Services (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 Nov 97)

Testimony by Mr. Edward W. Kelley Jr., a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking and Financial Services of the US House of Representatives, in Washington DC, on 4/11/97.

12 Nov 1997

Mr. Macfarlane's statement to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Financial Institutions and Public Administration (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 6 Nov 97)

Statement by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Mr. Ian Macfarlane, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Financial Institutions and Public Administration in Sydney on 6/11/97.

12 Nov 1997

M. Roth s'interroge sur la relation entre le franc suisse et l'euro (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 27 Oct 97)

Exposé de M. Jean-Pierre Roth, Vice-président de la Direction générale de la Banque nationale suisse, à la Chambre de Commerce Suisse en Italie, à Milan, le 27/10/97.

7 Nov 1997

Mr. Meyer considers the approach of the Euro (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 4 Nov 97)

Address given by the Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, Dr. Hans Meyer, to the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce in Zurich on 4/11/97.

7 Nov 1997

M. Tietmeyer explique la politique de stabilité dans la future UEM (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 27 Oct 97)

Exposé de Prof. Dr. Hans Tietmeyer, Président de la Deutsche Bundesbank, au Club de l'Expansion, à Paris, le 27/10/97.

7 Nov 1997

Mr. Tietmeyer asks whether the euro can assume the role of a major international currency (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 28 Oct 97)

Speech given by the President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Prof. Hans Tietmeyer, at a luncheon at the American Express Company in Paris on 28/10/97.

7 Nov 1997

Mr. Bäckström discusses the current situation for monetary policy in Sweden (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 23 Oct 97)

Remarks by the Governor of the Swedish Central Bank, Mr. Urban Bäckström, to the Standing Committee on Finance, in Stockholm, on 23/10/97.

5 Nov 1997

Mr. Wellink discusses recent developments in the Dutch economy (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 25 Oct 97)

Address given by the President of the Netherlands Bank, Dr. A.H.E.M. Wellink, at the XXI European meeting of the Trilateral Commission in The Hague on 25/10/97.

5 Nov 1997

Mr. Issing considers the future role of the euro in the international financial system (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 24 Oct 97)

Speech delivered by a member of the Directorate of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Professor Otmar Issing, at the conference of the Royal Institute of International Affairs in London on 24/10/97.

5 Nov 1997

Mr. Gaddum discusses Germany as a financial centre and the strengths of the German capital market of today (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 14 Oct 97)

Speech by the Vice-President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Mr. Johann Wilhelm Gaddum, at the Financial Centre Roadshow in New York on 14/10/97.

5 Nov 1997

Mr. Reddy considers the future of India's debt market 1997 (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 9 Oct 97)

Inaugural address given by the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Dr. Y.V. Reddy, at the Invest India Conferences in Mumbai, on 9/10/97.

5 Nov 1997

Bank of Japan presents its quarterly economic outlook for autumn 1997

BANK OF JAPAN, QUARTERLY BULLETIN, November 1997 (advance issue).

4 Nov 1997

Mr. Greenspan's testimony before the Joint Economic Committee of the US Congress (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 29 Oct 97)

Testimony by the Chairman of the Board of the US Federal Reserve System, Mr. Alan Greenspan, before the Joint Economic Committee of the US Congress in Washington DC on 29/10/97.

30 Oct 1997

Mr. Tietmeyer considers European monetary integration and its implications for the international monetary system (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 17 Oct 97)

Lecture delivered in honour of Professor Xenophon Zolotas, Honorary Governor of the Bank of Greece, by the President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Prof. Hans Tietmeyer, in Athens on 17/10/97.

30 Oct 1997

Ms. Phillips reassesses the stock market crash of 1987 in the context of subsequent market and regulatory changes (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 15 Oct 97)

Remarks by Ms. Susan M. Phillips, a member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at Bentley College, Waltham, Massachusetts on 15/10/97.

30 Oct 1997

Mr. Heikensten considers inflation and the interest rate in Sweden (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 15 Oct 97)

Speech given by the Deputy Governor of the Bank of Sweden, Mr. Lars Heikensten, at the Sweden Financial Forum, Örebro, on 15/10/97.

30 Oct 1997

Mr. Rangarajan addresses a special convocation of the Indian Institute of Management (Central Bank Articles and Speeches, 3 Oct 97)

Address by the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Dr. C. Rangarajan, at a special convocation held to confer upon him the honorary title of Fellow of the Indian Institute of Management at Ahmedabad on 3/10/97.