Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2006

Date Titles
9 Nov 2006

John Hurley: Financial Stability Report 2006

Opening statement by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland, at the presentation of the Financial Stability Report 2006, Dublin, 8 November 2006.

9 Nov 2006

Jarle Bergo: The Norwegian economy and financial stability

Speech by Mr Jarle Bergo, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Norwegian Savings Banks Conference, hosted by Fox-Pitt, Kelton, London, 7 November 2006.

9 Nov 2006

William A Ryback: Macro prudential policy ¿ a new name for some old ways of thinking?

Speech by Mr William A Ryback, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Macro Prudential Supervision Conference: "Challenges for Financial Supervisors", Seoul, 7 November 2006.

9 Nov 2006

Rakesh Mohan: State of the Indian economy

Inaugural address by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 2nd Annual Indian Securities Infrastructure & Operations Forum 2006, Mumbai, 7 November 2006.

9 Nov 2006

Rakesh Mohan: Avian influenza pandemic ¿ preparedness within the financial sector

Introductory remarks by Dr Rakesh Mohan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the IMF seminar on "Preparedness within the Financial Sector for an Avian Influenza Pandemic", Mumbai, 24 July 2006.

9 Nov 2006

Edgar Meister: EU banking sector stability

Speech by Mr Edgar Meister, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Banking Supervision Committee, on the occasion of the presentation of the EU Banking Stability Report, Frankfurt am Main, 7 November 2006.

7 Nov 2006

Mario Draghi: International financial institutions in the world economy

Alfieri Lecture by Mr Mario Draghi, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at Florence University, Cesare Alfieri Faculty of Political Science, Florence, 11 October 2006.

7 Nov 2006

Toshihiko Fukui: The outlook for Japan's economy and the conduct of monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Kisaragi-kai meeting, Tokyo, 7 November 2006.

7 Nov 2006

David Dodge: Prospering in today's global economy ¿ challenges for open economies such as Australia and Canada

Notes for a speech by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Sydney Institute and the Canadian Australian Chamber of Commerce, Sydney, Australia, 6 November 2006.

7 Nov 2006

Lars Nyberg: The Riksbank and the property market

Speech by Mr Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a lunch meeting, arranged by Connect Skane, Kristianstad, 6 November 2006.

7 Nov 2006

Usha Thorat: Financial inclusion for sustainable development ¿ role of IT and intermediaries

Address by Ms Usha Thorat, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Annual Bankers' Conference 2006, Hyderabad, 4 November 2006.

6 Nov 2006

Stefan Ingves: Banking reforms

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a seminar arranged by the Bank of Spain together with the IMF for ministers of finance and central bank governors from North Africa and the Middle East, Toledo, Spain, 3 November 2006.

6 Nov 2006

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Malaysia as an international Islamic financial centre

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the dialogue with industry participants on MIFC (Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre), Kuala Lumpur, 1 November 2006.

6 Nov 2006

European Central Bank: Press conference ¿ introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 2 November 2006.

6 Nov 2006

Panayotis Thomopoulos: Supervision of credit and financial institutions ¿ structure of the Greek banking system

Speech by Mr Panayotis Thomopoulos, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Euromoney Conference "Greece's rapidly changing banking sector", Athens, 1-2 November 2006.

6 Nov 2006

Susan Schmidt Bies: The economic outlook

Remarks by Ms Susan Schmidt Bies, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Drake-FEI Lecture, Des Moines, Iowa, 2 November 2006.

6 Nov 2006

Donald L Kohn: The evolving role of the Federal Reserve Banks

Remarks by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the American Bar Association, Banking Law Section, Washington, DC, 3 November 2006.

2 Nov 2006

Ben S Bernanke: Community development financial institutions ¿ promoting economic growth and opportunity

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Opportunity Finance Network's Annual Conference, Washington, DC, 1 November 2006.

2 Nov 2006

T T Mboweni: Monetary policy decision making in an uncertain international economic environment

Address by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at a business breakfast organised by the Graduate School of Business, University of Kwazulu-Natal, Durban, 2 November 2006.

2 Nov 2006

Ardian Fullani: Regional financial markets and financial stability

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Bank of Albania's 6th International Conference, "Regional financial markets and financial stability ¿ a concept between national sovereignty and globalisation", Tirana, 30 October 2006.

2 Nov 2006

Ardian Fullani: Financial stability issues and cooperation at a regional level

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Bank of Albania's 6th International Conference, "Regional financial markets and financial stability ¿ a concept between national sovereignty and globalisation", Tirana, 31 October 2006.

2 Nov 2006

Rachel Lomax: International monetary stability ¿ can the IMF make a difference?

The Gam Gilbert de Botton Award lecture delivered by Ms Rachel Lomax, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, at Somerset House, London, 1 November 2006.

2 Nov 2006

Lim Hng Kiang: Growing Singapore's vibrant insurance industry

Speech by Mr Lim Hng Kiang, Deputy Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Minister for Trade and Industry, at the General Insurance Association 40th Anniversary Dinner, Singapore, 26 October 2006.

31 Oct 2006

Mervyn King: Trusting in money ¿ from Kirkcaldy to the MPC

Speech by Mr Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, delivering the Adam Smith Lecture 2006, St Bryce Kirk, Kirkcaldy, Scotland, 29 October 2006.

31 Oct 2006

Timothy F Geithner: Global economic and financial integration ¿ some implications for central banking

Remarks by Mr Timothy F Geithner, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Columbia Business School Center on Japanese Economy and Business' 20th Anniversary Conf., Columbia Univ., New York City, 26 October 2006.

31 Oct 2006

Jean-Claude Trichet: Presentation of the ECB's Annual Report 2005 to the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, to the European Parliament, Strasbourg, 26 October 2006.

31 Oct 2006

Yandraduth Googoolye: Meeting the challenges of a new financial era in Mauritius

Address by Mr Yandraduth Googoolye, First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the launching ceremony of the Accounting, Banking and Finance Society, University of Technology, Mauritius, Pointe aux Sables, 26 October 2006.

31 Oct 2006

Angel Gurria: The role of bank supervisors in the fight against corruption

Remarks by Mr Angel Gurria, Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), at the International Conference of Bank Supervisors, Mérida, Mexico, 5 October 2006.

27 Oct 2006

Axel A Weber: The independence of the central bank and inflation ¿ the Bundesbank example

Speech by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Narodowy Bank Polski (National Bank of Poland), Warsaw, 26 October 2006.

27 Oct 2006

Stefan Ingves: Introduction to monetary policy

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Riksdag Committee on Finance, Stockholm, 26 October 2006.

27 Oct 2006

David Dodge: The global economic landscape and the implications for Ontario

Remarks by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the 2006 Ontario Economic Leadership Summit, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, 25 October 2006.

27 Oct 2006

David Dodge: Summary of the latest Monetary Policy Report

Opening statement by Mr David Dodge, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Senate Banking, Trade and Commerce Committee, Ottawa, Ontario, 25 October 2006.

27 Oct 2006

Fatos Ibrahimi: The reduction of cash in the context of reducing the informal economy

Speech by Mr Fatos Ibrahimi, First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Conference "Reducing the informal economy ¿ a challenge of the Albanian Government", Tirana, 16 October 2006.

25 Oct 2006

Jean-Pierre Roth: Prospects and limitations of Switzerland as a business location

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Govern. Board of the Swiss National Bank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for Inter. Settlements, at the Annual Gen. Meeting of the Swiss Marketing Assoc., Zurich, 24 Oct. 2006

25 Oct 2006

Petar Goshev: Monetary policy challenges under a current account deficit

Introductory speech by Mr Petar Goshev, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the international conference "Monetary policy challenges under current account deficit", Skopje, 21 October 2006.

25 Oct 2006

Petar Goshev: Central banking in Macedonia ¿ a brief review of the first 60 years

Welcome speech by Mr Petar Goshev, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the opening ceremony of the 60th anniversary of central banking in the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje, 20 October 2006.

25 Oct 2006

Petar Goshev: Importance of the relevant statistical data for the market economy

Speech by Mr Petar Goshev, Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the Statistics Symposium "Importance of statistical data in the process of creation of domestic policy and accession to the EU", Skopje, 4 October 2006.

25 Oct 2006

Radovan Jela¿ic: Dinar products and declining interest rates in Serbia

Speech by Mr Radovan Jela¿ic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the promotion of "Pure" Dinar Credit of HVB Bank, Belgrade, 18 October 2006.

25 Oct 2006

Radovan Jela¿ic: The National Bank of Serbia accomplishing its objectives

Speech by Mr Radovan Jela¿ic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, on the occasion of consecration of the new office building of the National Bank of Serbia, Belgrade, 10 October 2006.

25 Oct 2006

Radovan Jela¿ic: Serbia's individuals and institutions ¿ adapting to become transition winners

Speech by Mr Radovan Jela¿ic, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of Cacanska Banka, Cacat, 23 September 2006.