Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2007

Date Titles
7 Dec 2007

Rudolf Böhmler: Islamic finance ¿ the European challenge

Speech by Mr Rudolf Böhmler, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 2nd Islamic Financial Services Forum: The European Challenge, Frankfurt am Main, 5 December 2007.

6 Dec 2007

Christian Noyer: Some thoughts on current financial turbulences

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at the Euro Fixed Income Forum, Paris, 4 December 2007.

6 Dec 2007

Y V Reddy: The rise of Asia ¿ implications for the global economy

Memorial lecture by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary celebrations of the Bank of Mauritius, Mauritius, 3 December 2007.

6 Dec 2007

Y V Reddy: Central banking and academia

Talk by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, on the occasion of the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Civil Law by the University of Mauritius, Port Louis, 3 December 2007.

6 Dec 2007

Rundheersing Bheenick: Honouring Dr Yaga Venugopal Reddy

Address by Professor Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the University of Mauritius proposing the conferment of the degree of Doctor of Civil Law honoris causa upon Dr Y V Reddy, Gov. of the RB of India, Port Louis, 3 Dec 2007.

6 Dec 2007

Klaus Liebscher: Currency and competitiveness

Opening remarks by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the CEEI 2007 ¿ "Currency and Competitiveness", Vienna, 19 November 2007.

6 Dec 2007

Hermann Remsperger: 2007 Financial Stability Review of the Deutsche Bundesbank

Speech by Professor Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Frankfurt am Main, 29 November 2007.

6 Dec 2007

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: Globalisation and public perceptions

Dinner speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the joint meeting of the GEPA-GPA-GSPA, Brussels, 3 December 2007.

5 Dec 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: Enhancing the EU regulatory and supervisory framework ¿ the Eurosystem's perspective

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the 2007 Eurofi Conference "Achieving the Integration of European Financial Markets in a Global Context", European Parliament, Brussels, 3 December 2007.

5 Dec 2007

Klaus Liebscher: Prospects for the international role of the euro

Speech by Dr Klaus Liebscher, Governor of the Austrian National Bank, at the Salzburg Seminar "Challenges to the International Monetary System", Salzburg, 1 October 2007.

5 Dec 2007

Michael C Bonello: Growing the economy in the Euro area ¿ a policy prescription

Speech by Mr Michael C Bonello, Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, at the annual dinner of the Malta Institute of Financial Services, Saint Julian's, 30 November 2007.

5 Dec 2007

W A Wijewardena: The internal auditor in banking institutions ¿ challenges and his new role

Keynote address by Mr W A Wijewardena, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, at a seminar by the Institute of Internal Auditors, Colombo, 30 November 2007.

5 Dec 2007

Hermann Remsperger: Remittances

Welcome speech by Professor Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the G8 outreach meeting on "Remittances", Berlin, 29 November 2007.

5 Dec 2007

José Manuel González-Páramo: The role of information and communication in central bank policy ¿ the experience of the recent financial turmoil

Keynote address by Mr José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the SUERF Conference on "Tracking Financial Behavior: Where do Macro and Micro Meet?", Milan, 3 December 2007.

4 Dec 2007

Toshihiko Fukui: Developments in economic activity and prices and the Bank of Japan's conduct of monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Nagoya, 3 December 2007.

4 Dec 2007

Martin Redrado: The monetary policy response to recent international turmoil

Speech by Mr Martín Redrado, Governor of the Central Bank of Argentina, at the National Academy of Economics, Buenos Aires, 22 November 2007.

4 Dec 2007

Philip H Penn: Enhancing and strengthening banking supervisory capabilities in Pacific countries

Opening remarks by Mr Philip H Penn, Acting Governor of the Central Bank of Samoa, at the Pacific Regional Banking Supervision Seminar, Apia, Samoa, 23-25 October 2007.

4 Dec 2007

Randall S Kroszner: Innovation, information, and regulation in financial markets

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Philadelphia Fed Policy Forum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 30 November 2007.

4 Dec 2007

Jürgen Stark: Delivering price stability - benefits and challenges

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference "Defining Price Stability: Theoretical Options and Practical Experience", Frankfurt am Main, 26 November 2007.

4 Dec 2007

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: TARGET2-Securities gains from integrating the European post-trade infrastructure - the case for T2S

Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the IEA conference on the ECB¿s proposal for TARGET2-Securities, Dublin, 30 November 2007.

3 Dec 2007

Ben S Bernanke: National and regional economic overview

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the presentation of the Citizen of the Carolinas Award, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, Charlotte, North Carolina, 29 November 2007.

3 Dec 2007

Svein Gjedrem: Interest rates, the exchange rate 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 Industry, Trondheim, 28 November 2007.

3 Dec 2007

Stanley Fischer: Exchange rate systems, surveillance, and advice

Text by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, of the Mundell-Fleming lecture, at the Eighth Annual Jacques Polak Research Conference at the IMF, Washington DC, 15 November 2007.

3 Dec 2007

Savenaca Narube: A few words on Fiji's economy and financial system

Opening address by Mr Savenaca Narube, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the official opening of Credit Corporation's new head office at 10 Gorrie Street, Suva, 19 November 2007.

3 Dec 2007

Philipp Hildebrand: Financial stability ¿ objectives and challenges for central banking

Speech by Mr Philipp Hildebrand, Vice-Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Bank of France, Fondation Banque de France, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Paris, 30 November 2007.

30 Nov 2007

Christian Noyer: Globalisation of capital markets

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, at Paris Europlace, International Financial Forum, Tokyo, 27 November 2007.

30 Nov 2007

Savenaca Narube: Development of the capital market in Fiji

Opening address by Mr Savenaca Narube, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the official opening of the CMDA Provincial and Tikina Investment Companies Workshop, Suva, 28 November 2007.

30 Nov 2007

Shamshad Akhtar: Pakistan ¿ economic outlook and perspectives

Speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), Karachi, 26 November 2007.

30 Nov 2007

Caleb M Fundanga: The Bank of Zambia ¿ placing a high premium on education

Speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Bank of Zambia and the University of Zambia, Lusaka, 23 November 2007.

30 Nov 2007

Donald L Kohn: Financial markets and central banking

Speech by Mr Donald L Kohn, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the C Peter McColough Series on International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, New York, 28 November 2007.

30 Nov 2007

Frederic S Mishkin: The Federal Reserve's enhanced communication strategy and the science of monetary policy

Speech by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the Undergraduate Economics Association, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 29 November 2007.

29 Nov 2007

Jean-Pierre Roth: Recent Swiss experience in monetary policy strategy

Summary of a speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the BIS, at a seminar on monetary theory and policy, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, 28 November 2007.

29 Nov 2007

Erkki Liikanen: A European social model ¿ an asset or a liability?

Remarks by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland, at the World Political Forum (founded by Mr Mikhail Gorbachev), Budapest, 27 November 2007.

29 Nov 2007

Svein Gjedrem: Interest rate developments

Speech by Mr Svein Gjedrem, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the annual conference hosted by the Norwegian Federation of State Employees' Unions, Oslo, 28 November 2007.

29 Nov 2007

Joseph Yam: Current issues for monetary and financial stability in Hong Kong

Speech by Mr Joseph Yam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Hong Kong Management Association Annual Fellowship Dinner, Hong Kong, 27 November 2007.

29 Nov 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: Legal frameworks for microfinance ¿ a rush to regulate

Opening address of Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the official opening of the Kenya Microfinance Workshop, Strathmore University, Nairobi, 23-24 November 2007.

29 Nov 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: Recent economic developments and policy direction for the banking sector

Keynote address of Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Kenya Institute of Bankers Annual Dinner, Nairobi, 23 November 2007.

28 Nov 2007

Jean-Claude Trichet: The growing importance of emerging economies in the globalised world and its implications for the international financial architecture

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the Tenth L K Jha Memorial Lecture, organised by the Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, 26 November 2007.

28 Nov 2007

Guy Quaden: Assessment of the Lamfalussy architecture

Welcome address by Mr Guy Quaden, Governor of the National Bank of Belgium, at a 3L3 Meeting of the European Financial Regulators, Brussels, 26 November 2007.

28 Nov 2007

John Hurley: The economic and financial environment in the Euro area

Speech by Mr John Hurley, Governor of the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland, at the 6th Finance Dublin Securitisation Conference, Dublin, 27 November 2007.