Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2005

Date Titles
12 Dec 2005

Niklaus Blattner: IT in the financial sector - aspects of regulation and supervision

Summary of a speech by Mr Niklaus Blattner, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at 8. Berner Tagung fr Informationssicherheit (8th Conference on Information Security), Berne, 29 November 2005.

12 Dec 2005

Sir Andrew Large: Monetary policy - significant issues of today

Speech by Sir Andrew Large, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, to West London Business, London, 1 December 2005.

12 Dec 2005

Susan Schmidt Bies: Linkages between internal capital measures and regulatory capital requirements

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the International Center for Business Information's Risk Management Conference: Basel Summit, Geneva, 6 December 2005.

12 Dec 2005

Susan Schmidt Bies: Recent developments in regulatory capital

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Standard & Poor's North American Financial Institutions Conference, New York, 30 November 2005.

12 Dec 2005

Ardian Fullani: Basel II, its implications, opportunities and challenges ahead for Albania and Southeastern Europe

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Southeastern European Financial Forum, the Second Edition, Bucharest, Romania, 11 November 2005.

12 Dec 2005

T T Mboweni: A financial and economic review of the year

Remarks by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Annual Dinner in honour of the Ambassadors and High Commissioners accredited to the Republic of South Africa, Pretoria, 24 November 2005.

12 Dec 2005

T T Mboweni: How exposed is the rand to the potential outflow of hot money?

Remarks by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at The Economist's Fourth Business Roundtable with the Government of South Africa, Johannesburg, 21 November 2005.

12 Dec 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: The state of European financial integration

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the third euro fixed income forum, Euromoney Conferences, Paris, 28 November 2005.

12 Dec 2005

Alan Greenspan: International imbalances

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Advancing Enterprise Conference, London, 2 December 2005.

9 Dec 2005

Ardian Fullani: Preconditions for inflation targeting in Albania (closing speech)

Farewell speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Open Forum 'Preconditions for Inflation Targeting in Albania', Tirana, 1-2 December 2005.

9 Dec 2005

Ardian Fullani: Preconditions for inflation targeting in Albania (opening speech)

Greeting speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Open Forum 'Preconditions for Inflation Targeting in Albania', Tirana, 1-2 December 2005.

9 Dec 2005

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Accounting reforms towards good corporate governance

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of the Central Bank of the Philippines, at the 3rd Asian Accounting Firms (ASNAF) Conference, Makati City, 11 November 2005.

9 Dec 2005

Martn P Redrado: Protecting financial systems from abuse - experiences in implementing anti-money laundering and terrorist financing standards: the case of Argentina

Presentation by Mr Martín P Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, to the IMF/World Bank Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 23 September 2005.

9 Dec 2005

Nils Bernstein: Recent economic and financial developments in Denmark

Speech by Mr Nils Bernstein, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the Annual Meeting of the Danish Bankers Association, Copenhagen, 30 November 2005.

9 Dec 2005

Guy Quaden: The National Bank of Belgium - a century and a half of Belgian and European history

Introductory statement by Mr Guy Quaden, Governor of the National Bank of Belgium, at a symposium on the history of the National Bank of Belgium, Brussels, 22 November 2005.

9 Dec 2005

Christian Noyer: Productivity, competitiveness and globalisation

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the international symposium on 'Productivity, competitiveness and globalisation', Paris, 4 November 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Wu Xiaoling: Expanding financing channels of the real estate industry and developing a win-win situation for the real estate and financial industries in China

Speech by Ms Wu Xiaoling, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, delivered at the Annual Conference of Real Estate Finance in China, Beijing, 5 November 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Jarle Bergo: Monetary policy and the cyclical situation

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at a meeting with local authorities and the business community, Kapp, 23 November 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Toshiro Muto: Dynamism and diversity of Asia - a central banker's view

Remarks by Mr Toshiro Muto, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at 'Emerging Opportunities in the Global Economy' the 29th Annual Joint Meeting of Japan-U.S. Southeast Association and Southeast U.S.-Japan Association, Tokyo, 17 October 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Sir Andrew Large: Financial stability - managing liquidity risk in a global system

Speech by Sir Andrew Large, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the Fourteenth City of London Central Banking and Regulatory Conference, London, 28 November 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Joseph Yam: The Asian Bond Fund initiative

Keynote remarks by Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Global Bond Summit, Hong Kong, 14-16 November 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Erkki Liikanen: Towards more balanced growth - past experiences and current challenges

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at a high-level seminar between the executives' meeting of East Asia-Pacific central banks and the Eurosystem, Frankfurt, 8-9 November 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Toshihiko Fukui: Semiannual report on currency and monetary control

Statement by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, concerning the Bank's Semiannual Report on Currency and Monetary Control, before the Committee on Financial Affairs, House of Councillors, Tokyo, 18 October 2005.

8 Dec 2005

Toshihiko Fukui: Towards a new path of growth for the Japanese economy

Summary of a speech given by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Kisaragi-kai meeting, Tokyo, 11 November 2005.

7 Dec 2005

Alan Greenspan: Budget policy

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Policy Forum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, (videotaped remarks), 2 December 2005.

7 Dec 2005

Ishrat Husain: The perils of higher skill shortages for Pakistan's economy - what can we do about it?

Chief guest address by Mr Ishrat Husain, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Prize Distribution Ceremony of the Institute of Bankers, Karachi, 26 November 2005.

7 Dec 2005

Ishrat Husain: What works best for emerging market economies?

Keynote address by Mr Ishrat Husain, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the SBP Conference on Monetary-cum-Exchange Rate Regime, Karachi, 14 November 2005.

7 Dec 2005

Ishrat Husain: Islamic financial services industry - the European challenges

Keynote address by Mr Ishrat Husain, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Islamic Financial Services Forum organised by the Islamic Financial Services Board and the Central Bank of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 8 November 2005.

7 Dec 2005

Rasheed M Al-Maraj: Basel II and risk management

Address by His Excellency Rasheed M Al-Maraj, Governor of the Bahrain Monetary Agency, to the Institute of International Finance: Basel II & Risk Management - Meeting International Standards, Manama, 30 November 2005.

30 Nov 2005

Axel Weber: Challenges to the global economy

Speech by Mr Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the European Banking Congress, Frankfurt, 18 November 2005.

30 Nov 2005

David Dodge: Improving Canada's productivity

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Canadian Council for Public Private Partnerships, Toronto, 28 November 2005.

30 Nov 2005

Philipp M Hildebrand: Economic outlook and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, Apéritif Marché monétaire, Geneva, 17 November 2005.

30 Nov 2005

Philipp M Hildebrand: Financial Stability and Hedge Funds: Effective and Ineffective Supervision

Speech by Mr Philipp M Hildebrand, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, Diskussionsforum "Nachbarn Deutschland-Schweiz: Impulse für die Zukunft", Berlin, 9 November 2005.

30 Nov 2005

Su Ning: Improve financial ecological environment, promote financial innovation, boost financial development

Speech by Mr Su Ning, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the First China Financial Forum, Shanghai, 3 November 2005.

30 Nov 2005

Xiang Junbo: Medium-term strategy to strengthen financial stability and promote financial development

Speech by Mr Xiang Junbo, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the Seventh Meeting of IIF Asian CEO Summit, Hong Kong, 26 October 2005.

24 Nov 2005

Klaus Liebscher: Financial deregulation in the EU - chances and challenges for financial stability

Speech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, to the 5th Annual CSI Conference - 'New Agenda of the WTO: Challenge and Contribution of the European Union', Innsbruck, 18 November 2005.

24 Nov 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: Developing the work and tools of CEIOPS: the views of the ECB

Keynote speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the CEIOPS Conference 'Developing a New EU Regulatory and Supervisory Framework for Insurance and Pension Funds: The Role of CEIOPS', Frankfurt am Main, 16 November 2005.

24 Nov 2005

T T Mboweni: The South African Reserve Bank and gold; recent economic developments in South Africa

Keynote address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the LBMA Precious Metals Conference, Johannesburg, 14 November 2005.

24 Nov 2005

Zhou Xiaochuan: Financial cooperation between China and Europe

Address by Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the First China-Europe Financial Services and Regulation Roundtable Conference, Shanghai, 28 October 2005.

24 Nov 2005

Zhou Xiaochuan: Learn lessons from the past for the benefit of future endeavour

Speech by Mr Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the China Bond Market Development Summit, Beijing, 20 October 2005.