Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2005

Date Titles
24 Nov 2005

Shri V Leeladhar: Indian banking - the challenges ahead

Text of the Third Natarajan Memorial Lecture delivered by Shri V Leeladhar, Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India, Chennai, 14 November 2005.

18 Nov 2005

Glenn Stevens: Finance and the ageing population

Address by Mr Glenn Stevens, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Financial Planning Association of Australia Limited, Gold Coast, Australia, 16 November 2005.

18 Nov 2005

Mark W Olson: Perspectives on the development of a unified national payments system in the United States

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System,at the First EU/US Retail Banking Forum Conference, Brussels, 15 November 2005.

18 Nov 2005

Lars Heikensten: Swedish banks in an international perspective

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, Royals Vintertrdgård, Grand Hôtel, Stockholm, 10 November 2005.

18 Nov 2005

Lars Heikensten: The current economic situation

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a seminar organised by the SNS Center for Business and Policy Studies, Stockholm, 16 November 2005.

16 Nov 2005

Hermann Remsperger: Heavy tails and stable Paretian distributions in finance and macroeconomics

Welcome address by Professor Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Bundesbank Conference Centre in celebration of the 80th birthday of Professor Benot B Mandelbrot, Eltville, 9 November 2005.

16 Nov 2005

Rakesh Mohan: Human development and state finances

Speech by Mr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the inaugural session of the 3rd Programme on 'Human Development and State Finances', Mumbai, 7 November 2005.

16 Nov 2005

Irma Rosenberg: The property market, the economic situation and monetary policy

Speech by Ms Irma Rosenberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a seminar on the property and rental market, Karlstad, 11 November 2005.

16 Nov 2005

Svein Gjedrem: The management of petroleum wealth

Lecture by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of the Central Bank of Norway, at the Polytechnic Association, Norway, 8 November 2005.

16 Nov 2005

Alan Greenspan: Stability and economic growth - the role of the central bank

Remarks by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Banco de Mexico's 80th Anniversary International Conference, Mexico City (via videoconference), 14 November 2005.

14 Nov 2005

Kristina Persson: Monetary policy yesterday, today and tomorrow

Speech by Ms Kristina Persson, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, Aktiespararna Linding, Stockholm, 9 November 2005.

14 Nov 2005

Susan Schmidt Bies: Basel II implementation and revisions to Basel I

Testimony of Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, Washington DC 10 November 2005.

14 Nov 2005

T T Mboweni: Monetary policy and sustainable economic growth

Speech by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the BER conference on Growing the South African Economy, in Somerset West, Pretoria, 9 November 2005.

14 Nov 2005

David Dodge: Economic and financial efficiency - the importance of pension plans

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the l'Association des MBA du Qubec (AMBAQ), Montréal, 9 November 2005.

10 Nov 2005

Mark W Olson: A look at fair lending through the lens of the new HMDA data

Remarks by Mr Mark W Olson, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Consumer Bankers Association 2005 Fair Lending Conference, Arlington, 7 November 2005.

10 Nov 2005

Süreyya Serdengeçti: The Turkish economy and the European Union

Remarks by Mr Süreyya Serdengeçti, Governor of the Central Bank of Turkey, at the London School of Economics, London, 27 October 2005.

10 Nov 2005

Y V Reddy: Implications of global financial imbalances for the emerging market economies

Remarks by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the round table discussion at the International Symposium organised by the Bank of France, Paris, 4 November 2005.

10 Nov 2005

Alan Greenspan: Economic outlook

Testimonial by Mr Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Congress, Washington DC, 3 November 2005.

10 Nov 2005

Roger W Ferguson: Monetary credibility, inflation and economic growth

Opening statement by Mr Roger W Ferguson, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Cato Institute 23rd Annual Monetary Conference on Monetary Institutions & Economic Development, Washington DC, 3 November 2005.

9 Nov 2005

Hermann Remsperger: Money in an uncertain world

Speech by Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at a dinner speech, Bundesbank and University of Bonn Workshop, Eltville, 27-28 October 2005.

9 Nov 2005

Lucas Papademos: Banking supervision and financial stability in Europe

Speech by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the European Central Bank, at a conference organised by the European Banking Federation, 'Supervision of international banks: Is a bank crisis still possible in Europe?', Brussels, 28 October 2005.

9 Nov 2005

Alan Bollard: Housing debt, inflation and the exchange rate

Speech notes by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, at an address to the Employers and Manufacturers Association (Northern) AGM, Wellington, 2 November 2005.

9 Nov 2005

Jean-Pierre Roth: Rising oil prices - a challenge for monetary policy?

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, Djeuners de la Finance, Geneva, 2 November 2005.

9 Nov 2005

Jean-Claude Trichet: The eurosystem and the integration of european financial markets

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the 50th Anniversary of ACI - The Financial Markets Association, Paris, 28 October 2005.

31 Oct 2005

Ishrat Husain: Structural reforms in Pakistan's economy

Speech by Mr Ishrat Husain, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, public lecture at the Indian Business School, Hyderabad, 7 October 2005.

31 Oct 2005

Heng Swee Keat: Singapore's investment banking industry and capital markets

Keynote address by Mr Heng Swee Keat, Managing Director of Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Singapore Investment Banking Association 30th Anniversary Dinner, Singapore, 6 October 2005.

31 Oct 2005

David Dodge: Summary of the latest monetary policy report

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce, Ontario, 26 October 2005.

31 Oct 2005

Alan Greenspan: Receipt of the Truman medal for economic policy

Remarks by Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Truman Medal Award and Economics Conference, Kansas City, 26 October 2005.

31 Oct 2005

Svein Gjedrem: Risk and growth in the financial industry

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of the Central Bank of Norway, at the Annual meeting of the Norwegian Savings Banks Association, Bergen, 27 October 2005.

28 Oct 2005

Rachel Lomax: UK monetary policy - the international context

Speech by Ms Rachel Lomax, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at the APCIMS Annual Conference, London, 17 October 2005.

28 Oct 2005

Lars Heikensten: Introduction on monetary policy

Speech by Mr Lars Heikensten, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 20 October 2005.

28 Oct 2005

Jaime Caruana: Basel II progress

Remarks by Mr Jaime Caruana, Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the Institute of International Bankers Breakfast Dialogue with Government Officials, Washington DC, 26 September 2005.

28 Oct 2005

Nout Wellink: China's rise and its impact on Western economies

Speech by Dr A H E M Wellink, President of the Netherlands Bank, on the occasion of the China Congress, 'The Culture of Sharing Knowledge', Amsterdam, 3 October 2005.

28 Oct 2005

Timothy Geithner: US and the global economy

Remarks by Mr Timothy Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Asia Society's CEO Forum, New York, 19 October 2005.

25 Oct 2005

Xiang Junbo: Exclusive interview with the People's Daily

Xiang Junbo, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, in a recent interview with a reporter of the People's Daily.

25 Oct 2005

Xiang Junbo: Combatting money laundering and terrorist financing in China

Speech by Mr Xiang Junbo, Deputy Governor of the People's Bank of China, at the high level seminar on AML and combatting terrorist financing, Beijing, 22 September 2005.

25 Oct 2005

Ardian Fullani: Towards a solid, sound and efficient banking system in Albania

Greeting address by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the 5th anniversary ceremony of the privatisation of the National Commercial Bank, Tirana, 18 October 2005.

25 Oct 2005

Vittorio Corbo: Monetary policy under inflation targeting in Chile and around the world

Speech by Mr Vittorio Corbo, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the ninth annual conference of the Central Bank of Chile, 'Monetary policy under inflation targeting', Santiago, 20 October 2005.

25 Oct 2005

Timothy F Geithner: Challenges in risk management

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Institute of International Bankers Luncheon, New York,18 October 2005.

24 Oct 2005

Donald L Kohn: The economic outlook

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the 2006 Global Economic and Investment Outlook Conference, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 19 October 2005.