Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2007

Date Titles
14 Nov 2007

Y V Reddy: Financial sector policies for growth and employment

Speech by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Annual International Seminar 2007, Bali, 8 November 2007.

14 Nov 2007

Davìð Oddsson: The ongoing battle against inflation

Opening address by Mr Davìð Oddsson, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Central Bank of Iceland, at a breakfast meeting of the Iceland Chamber of Commerce, Reykjavìk, 6 November 2007.

14 Nov 2007

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: Welcoming innovations in the Ugandan banking sector

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the launching ceremony of the Orient Express Visa Card ¿ Orient Bank Limited, Kampala, 1 November 2007.

14 Nov 2007

Thomas Jordan: Globalisation and financial markets ¿ challenges and opportunities

Summary of a speech by Mr Thomas Jordan, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at ETH Alumni Engineering & Management, Zurich, 13 November 2007.

14 Nov 2007

Randall S Kroszner: Implementing Basel II in the United States

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Standard & Poor's Bank Conference 2007, New York, 13 November 2007.

13 Nov 2007

Miguel Fernández Ordóñez: Recent developments in the Spanish economy

Testimony of Mr Miguel Fernández Ordóñez, Governor of the Bank of Spain, to the Parliamentary Budget Committee, Madrid, 9 October 2007.

13 Nov 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Deposit insurance and consumer protection

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the "Deposit Insurance and Consumer Protection" 6th International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) Annual Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 31 October 2007.

13 Nov 2007

Savenaca Narube: Overview of economic and financial developments in Fiji

Opening address by Mr Savenaca Narube, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the official opening of Rooster Poultry's renovated facilities, at Rooster Poultry, Ba, 1 November 2007.

13 Nov 2007

Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell: Payments and monetary and financial stability

Opening remarks by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at a joint ECB/Bank of England conference on "Payments and Monetary and Financial Stability", Frankfurt am Main, 12-13 November 2007.

13 Nov 2007

Nigel Jenkinson: New markets and new demands - challenges for central banks in the wholesale market infrastructure

Speech by Mr Nigel Jenkinson, Executive Director, Financial Stability, Bank of England, at a joint Bank of England/European Central Bank Conference on "Payments and Monetary and Financial Stability", Frankfurt am Main, 12 November 2007.

12 Nov 2007

Axel A Weber: Current challenges for monetary policy

Concluding remarks by Professor Axel A Weber, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Conference Deutsche Bundesbank/Suomen Pankki "Designing Central Banks", Eltville, 9 November 2007.

12 Nov 2007

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Malaysian financial sector developments

Opening speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Malaysia Financial Exhibition 2007, Kuala Lumpur, 30 October 2007.

12 Nov 2007

Caleb M Fundanga: Integrity and professionalism in finance, industry and business

Keynote speech by Dr Caleb M Fundanga, Governor of the Bank of Zambia, at the ACCA Professionalism and Ethics Event for Employers, Lusaka, 7 November 2007.

12 Nov 2007

Zamani Abdul Ghani: Malaysia's role as an international Islamic financial centre

Keynote address by Mr Zamani Abdul Ghani, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the International Takaful Summit 2007 "Mainstreaming Islamic Finance: Malaysia as International Islamic Financial Centre", London, 1 November 2007.

12 Nov 2007

Frederic S Mishkin: Availability of credit to small businesses

Testimony by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Small Business, US House of Representatives, Washington DC, 7 November 2007.

12 Nov 2007

Hermann Remsperger: Financial stability issues - a view from the Bundesbank

Speech by Professor Dr Hermann Remsperger, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the China Society for Finance and Banking, Beijing, 7 November 2007.

9 Nov 2007

Ben S Bernanke: The economic outlook

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Congress, Washington DC, 8 November 2007.

9 Nov 2007

Jean Claude-Trichet: The emergence of China in the global economy ¿ a European perspective

Speech by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the China-Europe Business Meeting, Frankfurt am Main, 8 November 2007.

9 Nov 2007

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-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 8 November 2007.

9 Nov 2007

Shamshad Akhtar: Islamic finance ¿ its sustainability and challenges

Closing keynote address by Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at Georgetown University, Washington DC, 18 October 2007.

9 Nov 2007

Jean-Pierre Landau: Some thoughts on securitization and financial turbulences

Remarks by Mr Jean-Pierre Landau, Deputy Governor of the Bank of France, at the Paris EUROPLACE, Financial Forum, New York, 22 October 2007.

9 Nov 2007

Kevin M Warsh: The end of History?

Speech by Mr Kevin M Warsh, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, to the New York Association for Business Economics, New York, 7 November 2007.

8 Nov 2007

Ben S Bernanke: Microfinance in the United States

Remarks by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the ACCIÓN Texas Summit on Microfinance in the United States, San Antonio, Texas, 6 November 2007.

8 Nov 2007

Y V Reddy: Developing debt markets in India ¿ review and prospects

Remarks by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at a meeting of Central Bank Governors of Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, Washington DC, 18 October 2007.

8 Nov 2007

Paul Jenkins: North America in today's global economic setting

Remarks by Mr Paul Jenkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Canadian Association of New York, New York, 6 November 2007.

8 Nov 2007

Frederic S Mishkin: Financial instability and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Frederic S Mishkin, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Risk USA 2007 Conference, New York, 5 November 2007.

8 Nov 2007

Stanley Fischer: The growth of the Israeli economy in the long run

Address by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, to the Sderot Conference for Society, Sderot, 6 November 2007.

7 Nov 2007

Toshihiko Fukui: Bank of Japan's view on developments in economic activity and its conduct of monetary policy

Summary of a speech by Mr Toshihiko Fukui, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Osaka, 5 November 2007.

7 Nov 2007

Nicholas C Garganas: EU enlargement

Remarks by Mr Nicholas C Garganas, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the panel discussion: "The Future of Europe", at the Cultural Days of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 24 October 2007.

7 Nov 2007

Nicholas C Garganas: Does one size fit all? Monetary policy and integration in the euro area

Address by Mr Nicholas C Garganas, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at a visit to the Central Bank of Chile, Santiago, 12 October 2007.

7 Nov 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: Implications of capital flight for macroeconomic management and growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Keynote address by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Senior Policy Seminar on Implications of Capital Flight & Macroeconomic Management & Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa, South African Res. Bank, Pretoria, 30 October 2007.

7 Nov 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: Survey on bank charges and lending rates in Kenya

Speaking notes of Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the launch of the survey on bank charges and lending rates, Nairobi, 28 August 2007.

7 Nov 2007

Randall S Kroszner: The challenges facing subprime mortgage borrowers

Speech by Mr Randall S Kroszner, Member of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve System, at the Consumer Bankers Association 2007 Fair Lending Conference, Washington DC, 5 November 2007.

6 Nov 2007

T T Mboweni: Fasten your seatbelts! Monetary policy challenges in turbulent times

Remarks by Mr T T Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the 13th Chintaman Deshmukh Memorial Lecture, organised by the Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai, 2 November 2007.

6 Nov 2007

Y V Reddy: Evolving role of the Reserve Bank of India ¿ recent developments

Speech by Dr Y V Reddy, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, on the occasion of the Foundation Day of the Institute of Development Studies, Jaipur, 30 June 2007.

6 Nov 2007

Nils Bernstein: Globalisation, the Danish economy and Danish agriculture

Speech by Mr Nils Bernstein, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the Annual Meeting and Congress of Danish Pig Production, Herning, 30 October 2007.

6 Nov 2007

Marion Williams: The development of money and capital markets in Barbados

Welcome remarks by Dr Marion Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, at the 5th Biennial Capital Markets Conference, Bridgetown, 25 October 2007.

6 Nov 2007

Njuguna Ndung'u: Regulation and supervision of the forex bureau industry in Kenya

Talking notes of Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, for the meeting with the Kenya Forex Bureaus Association (KFBA), Nairobi, 22 August 2007.

6 Nov 2007

Anselmo L S Teng: Recent economic and financial developments in Macao

Opening speech by Mr Anselmo L S Teng, Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Macao, at the annual meeting of the Offshore Group of Banking Supervisors, Macao, 30 October 2007.

5 Nov 2007

Guy Quaden: The outlook for the European economy, the turmoil in financial markets and monetary policy

Remarks by Mr Guy Quaden, Governor of the National Bank of Belgium, at a business dinner, Dubai, 31 October 2007.