Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2004

Date Titles
30 Nov 2004

William R White: Making macroprudential concerns operational

Speech by William R White, Economic Adviser, Bank for International Settlements, at a Financial Stability Symposium organised by the Netherlands Bank, Amsterdam, 25-26 October 2004.

30 Nov 2004

Otmar Issing: A framework for stability in Europe

Speech by Professor Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the University of London, European Economics and Financial Centre, London, 19 November 2004.

30 Nov 2004

Rachel Lomax: Stability and statistics

Speech by Ms Rachel Lomax, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the North Wales Business Club, Llandudno, Wales, 23 November 2004.

30 Nov 2004

Sir Andrew Large: Financial instrument accounting

Speech by Sir Andrew Large, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to the 13th Central Banking Conference, London, 22 November 2004.

30 Nov 2004

Zhou Xiaochuan: Gold market functions to hedge against risks

Speech by Mr Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People¿s Bank of China, at the 2004 London Bullion Market Association Annual Precious Metals Conference, Shanghai, 6 September 2004.

30 Nov 2004

Joseph Yam: Central bank authority, accountability, transparency and effectiveness

Closing remarks by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the BIS Meeting of the Central Bank Governance Network, Hong Kong, 18-19 November 2004.

30 Nov 2004

David Dodge: The strength and resiliency of the Canadian economy

Notes for remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, on behalf of the Canadian Minister of Finance, Mr Ralph Goodale, to the German-Canadian Business Club of Berlin-Brandenburg-Association of Berlin Merchants and Industrialists, Berlin, 22 November 2004.

30 Nov 2004

David Dodge: Recent review of the Canadian economy

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce, Ottawa, 24 November 2004.

30 Nov 2004

Philipp M Hildebrand: From monetarism to the inflation forecast - 30 years of Swiss monetary policy

Public lecture by Dr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the University of Berne, Berne, 23 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Sunil Mendis: Risk management in Sri Lankan banks in the changing environment

Inaugural address by Mr Sunil Mendis, Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at the CRISIL-SLBA seminar on risk management in Sri Lankan banks in the changing environment, Colombo, 15-16 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Zdenik Tuma: EU enlargement and monetary integration

Remarks by Mr Zdenìk Tùma, Governor of the Czech National Bank, at the 3rd ECB Central Banking Conference ¿The New EU Member States: Convergence and Stability¿ Frankfurt, 21-22 October 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Jean-Pierre Roth: Monetary independence and monetary stability - two sides of the same coin

Luncheon address by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, to the FEBRABAN Brazilian Federation of Banks, Sao Paulo, 18 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Jean-Pierre Roth: Swiss franc and euro - two sister currencies?

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce, Sao Paulo, 19 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Timothy F Geithner: Hedge funds and their implications for the financial system

Keynote address by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the National Conference on the Securities Industry, New York City, 17 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Antonio Fazio: Overview of global economic and financial developments in first half 2004

Address by Mr Antonio Fazio, Governor of the Bank of Italy, to the ACRI (Association of Italian Savings Banks), Rome, 5 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Axel A Weber: Stability and growth

Closing remarks by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the European Banking Congress, Frankfurt, 19 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: Euro in wider circles

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Conference ¿Goodbye Lisbon¿ organised by the European Banking Congress, Frankfurt, 19 November 2004.

25 Nov 2004

Alan Greenspan: Euro in wider circles

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the European Banking Congress 2004, Frankfurt, 19 November 2004.

24 Nov 2004

Jaime Caruana: The European monetary policy - main challenges in the current environment

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Banco de España and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at ...

24 Nov 2004

Svein Gjedrem: Monetary policy and the outlook for the Norwegian economy

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), to the Mid-Norway Chamber of Commerce and I...

24 Nov 2004

David Dodge: Global challenges, Canadian opportunities

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Office for Partnerships for Advanced Skills Annual Vision...

24 Nov 2004

Nout Wellink: The Nederlandsche Bank in the media - thorough openness?

Address by Dr Nout Wellink, President of the Nederlandsche Bank and President of the Bank for International Settlements, fo...

24 Nov 2004

Alan Greenspan: The evolving international payments imbalance of the United States and its effect on Europe and the rest of...

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 21st Annual Monet...

24 Nov 2004

Michael C Bonello: Facing the challenge of today's economic realities

Speech by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the Institute of Financial Services Annual Dinner...

22 Nov 2004

Adrian Orr: A prosperous but vulnerable nation

Excerpt from an address by Mr Adrian Orr, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the New Zealand Society of Actuaries, Napier, 17 November 2004.

22 Nov 2004

Susan Schmidt Bies: Fair value accounting

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the International Association of Credit Portfolio Managers General Meeting, New York, 18 November 2004.

22 Nov 2004

T T Mboweni: Monetary policy and inflation - the next decade

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Conference of the Bureau for Economic Research, Stellenbosch, 18 November 2004.

22 Nov 2004

Philipp M Hildebrand: Monetary policy and oil prices - a new paradigm?

Speech by Mr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, to the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce Union League Club, New York, 18 November 2004.

22 Nov 2004

Jean-Pierre Roth: The role of the International Monetary Fund in promoting financial stability - a Swiss perspective

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at a meeting with directors of the most important Swiss firms in Argentina, Buenos Aires, 16 November 2004.

22 Nov 2004

Jean-Pierre Roth: Switzerland - small, but global

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Swiss-Argentine Chamber of Commerce, Buenos Aires, 16 November 2004.

21 Nov 2004

Sir Andrew Large: Financial stability - maintaining confidence in a complex world

Speech by Sir Andrew Large, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the City of London Central Banking Conference, Natio...

21 Nov 2004

Roger W Ferguson, Jr: The proposed U.S. approach to regulatory capital - an update

Remarks by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Jr, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the confer...

21 Nov 2004

I J Macfarlane: Economic opportunities and risks over the coming decades

Talk by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to 2003 Melbourne Institute Economic and Social Outlo...

21 Nov 2004

Klaus Liebscher: European Economic and Monetary Union - how to continue a success story?

Speech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the International Financial and Economic Forum, Vi...

21 Nov 2004

Jean Pierre Roth: Switzerland in the midst of the euro area - situation and outlook

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the South Tyrole...

21 Nov 2004

Jean Pierre Roth: Switzerland as an industrial location and National Bank policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Europa Forum...

21 Nov 2004

Seung Park : Nepalese economic development in the light of Korea's experience

Keynote speech by Dr Seung Park, Governor of the Bank of Korea, at the workshop on ¿Managing Non Performing Asset¿ hosted b...

17 Nov 2004

Yves Mersch: The international role of the euro

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg, at a financial seminar, Hong Kong, 11 November 2004.

17 Nov 2004

Mark W Olson: Recent economic experience and outlook

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Fraser Institute Roundtable Luncheon, Toronto, 15 November 2004.

17 Nov 2004

Rafael Buenaventura: Laying the foundation for a progressive financial system

Speech by Mr Rafael Buenaventura, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines), at The Asset Forum, ASEAN Capital Markets Forum Series, Makati City, 20 October 2004.