Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2004

Date Titles
17 Nov 2004

Rafael Buenaventura: Exports performance in the Philippines

Welcome remarks by Mr Rafael Buenaventura, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines), at the Exporters¿ Forum, Manila, 25 October 2004.

17 Nov 2004

Rafael Buenaventura: Brief overview of inflation in the Philippines

Opening remarks by Mr Rafael Buenaventura, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines), at the BSP Inflation Report Press Briefing, Manila, 29 October 2004.

17 Nov 2004

Y V Reddy: Rural credit - status and agenda

Speech by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad, 16 November 2004.

17 Nov 2004

T T Mboweni: The global economy and central banking in Africa

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the National Bank of Belgium, Brussels, 9 November 2004.

17 Nov 2004

I J Macfarlane: Monetary policy and financial stability

Talk by Mr I J Macfarlane, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to CEDA Annual Dinner, Melbourne, 16 November 2004.

17 Nov 2004

Lars Heikensten: The Riksbank and risks in the financial system

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Risk Management conference, Stockholm, 16 November 2004.

17 Nov 2004

Jaime Caruana: Basel II - emerging market perspectives

Keynote remarks by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, for a panel discussion on ¿Basel II - Emerging Market Perspectives¿, Bankers¿ Conference 2004, New Delhi, 11 November 2004.

15 Nov 2004

Lucas Papademos: The euro after five years - assessing its performance and global role

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the 13th International Monetary Symposium, ¿The euro: five years on - Implications for Asia¿, organised by the Institute for International Monetary Affairs and the Delegation of the European Commission in Japan, Tokyo, 12 November 2004.

15 Nov 2004

Jarle Bergo: Oil prices, cyclical developments and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at Vest-Norsk Sparebanklag¿s autumn conference, Bergen, 12 November 2004.

15 Nov 2004

Lars Nyberg: The mortgage market from a Riksbank perspective

Speech by Mr Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at The Swedish Bankers¿ Association¿s Annual Bank Meeting 2004, Stockholm, 11 November 2004.

15 Nov 2004

Marion Williams: Information technology and education - investing in our future

Welcome address by Dr Marion Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at the opening ceremony of the Information Technology Fair ¿Information Technology and Education: Investing in Our Future¿, Bridgetown, 8 November 2004.

15 Nov 2004

Michael C Bonello: Fiscal reform - an imperative for sustainable growth and development

Speech by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the Institute of Financial Services Annual Dinner, St Julians, 11 November 2004.

15 Nov 2004

Jean-Claude Trichet: The ECB's use of statistics and other information for monetary policy

Keynote address delivered by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, on the occasion of the OECD¿s World Forum on Key Indicators ¿Statistics, Knowledge and Policy¿, Palermo, 11 November 2004.

15 Nov 2004

Toshihiko Fukui: The euro-dollar regime and the role of the yen - their impact on Asia

Speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 13th International Monetary Symposium, ¿The euro: five years on - Implications for Asia¿, organised by the Institute for International Monetary Affairs and the Delegation of the European Commission in Japan, Tokyo, 12 November 2004.

13 Nov 2004

Hermann Remsperger: Current challenges facing economic policy-makers

Speech by Professor Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the ZIRP - the Rheinla...

13 Nov 2004

Alan Bollard: After the National Bank acquisition - living with big Australian banks

An excerpt of an address by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to the Australasian Institute of ...

13 Nov 2004

Nicholas C Garganas: Why is the role of the central bank important?

Address by Mr Nicholas C Garganas, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the celebrations marking the 75th anniversary of the ...

13 Nov 2004

Klaus Liebscher: The challenges facing an enlarged Europe

Opening remarks by Mr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the East-West Conference 2003, 2-4 Novemb...

13 Nov 2004

Toshihiko Fukui: Toward the further enhancement of financial services in Japan

Speech given by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting of the Council for Financial Innovation, To...

13 Nov 2004

Alan Greenspan: Outlook for the United States economy

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Securities Indust...

12 Nov 2004

Lucas Papademos: The economic outlook and the ECB's monetary policy - some key issues

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Nomura annual Euro Conference ¿A challenging future for Europe¿, Tokyo, 11 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Jarle Bergo: Cyclical developments and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at Regional network, Region East, Oslo, 10 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Lars Nyberg: The securities market today and tomorrow

Speech by Mr Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a conference organised by DatafÖreningen, Stockholm, 10 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Eva Srejber: The power of transparency for macroeconomic discipline

Speech by Ms Eva Srejber, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the 10th International Financial Economic Forum, Vienna, 11 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Toshihiko Fukui: The current situation and outlook for the Japanese economy

Summary of a speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Kisaragi-kai meeting, Tokyo, 11 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Joseph Yam: Asian finance

Speech by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Swiss National Bank Event, International Centre for Banking and Monetary Studies, Geneva, 9 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Y V Reddy: Banking sector in global perspective

Inaugural address by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at Bankers¿ Conference 2004, New Delhi, 10 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Jaime Caruana: What's next for Basel?

Remarks by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, at the ¿Basel II: Reality Check¿ Conference, sponsored by Financial Times Business and the Banker Magazine, London, 10 November 2004.

12 Nov 2004

Kristina Persson: The impact of the euro

Speech by Ms Kristina Persson, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at the Women¿s Economic Round Table, New York, 29 Octo...

12 Nov 2004

Joseph Yam: Mortgage-backed securities programme in Hong Kong

Speech by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the signing ceremony of the Bauhinia MBS P...

12 Nov 2004

Vítor Constâncio: The performance of monetary policy during the past five years

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Governor of the Bank of Portugal, at the dinner in honour of the Governing Council of the Eu...

12 Nov 2004

European Central Bank: Press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-Pres...

12 Nov 2004

Willem F Duisenberg: Time to say goodbye

Address delivered by Dr Willem F Duisenberg, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of a special ECOFIN di...

12 Nov 2004

Jaime Caruana: The importance of transparency and market discipline approaches in the New Capital Accord

Keynote speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervisio...

12 Nov 2004

David Dodge: On economic education

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the David Dodge Tribute Dinner, hosted by the Canadian Founda...

10 Nov 2004

Villy Bergström: Is the Riksbank to blame for unemployment?

Speech by Mr Villy Bergström, Deputy Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, at Brunnsvik adult education college for trade union officials, Brunnsvik, 4 November 2004.

10 Nov 2004

Susan Schmidt Bies: Financial supervision issues

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Securities Industry Association Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, Florida, 5 November 2004.

10 Nov 2004

Ishrat Husain: Effectiveness of policies and reforms - a country perspective

Remarks by Mr Ishrat Husain, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the World Bank OED Conference on Effectiveness of Policies and Reforms, Washington DC, 4 October 2004.

10 Nov 2004

Radovan Jelasic: Monetary policy, current economic movements and challenges facing Serbian economic policy

Speech by Mr Radovan Jelasic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the press conference on the International Savings Day, Belgrade, 29 October 2004.

10 Nov 2004

Ilmars Rimsevics: The Latvian strategy for the euro transition

Opening remarks by Mr Ilmars Rimsevics, Governor of the Bank of Latvia, at the Conference ¿Banking and Finance in the Baltics 2004¿, Riga, 25 October 2004.