Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2011

Date Titles
21 Dec 2011

Mario Draghi: Hearing at the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at a hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 19 December 2011.

21 Dec 2011

Mario Draghi: The euro, monetary policy and the design of a fiscal compact

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the Ludwig Erhard Lecture, Berlin, 15 December 2011.

21 Dec 2011

Ignazio Visco: Fact-finding with regard to the decree law containing urgent measures for growth, equity and the consolidation of the public finances

Testimony of Mr Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the Joint Session of the Fifth Committees of the Italian Senate and Chamber of Deputies, Rome, 9 December 2011.

20 Dec 2011

Manuel Sánchez: Mexico's economic integration and outlook

Remarks by Mr Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, California Regional Chapter, Los Angeles, 9 December 2011.

20 Dec 2011

Nils Bernstein: The European debt crisis - from a Danish perspective

Speech by Mr Nils Bernstein, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the seminar "Europe in the times of crisis - are we looking for solutions or parachutes?", at Danske Bank, Copenhagen, 14 December 2011.

16 Dec 2011

Mugur Isărescu: Enhancing the role of governance in international business

Address by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania, at the 37th EIBA Annual Conference, Palace of Parliament, Bucharest, 8 December 2011.

16 Dec 2011

Yaseen Anwar: Leadership challenges for business success

Speech by Mr Yaseen Anwar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the 12th Management Association of Pakistan Convention, Karachi, 14 December 2011.

16 Dec 2011

Duvvuri Subbarao: Gross financial flows, global imbalances, and crises

Welcome remarks by Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Twelfth L K Jha Memorial Lecture, Mumbai, 13 December 2011.

16 Dec 2011

Ric Battellino: European financial developments

Address by Mr Ric Battellino, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the 24th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference, Sydney, 14 December 2011.

15 Dec 2011

Norman T L Chan: Excessive leverage - root cause of financial crisis

Speech by Mr Norman T L Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, at the Economic Summit 2012 "Roadmap to Hong Kong Success", Hong Kong, 9 December 2011.

15 Dec 2011

Rundheersing Bheenick: A testing time

Address by Mr Rundheersing Bheenick, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the Annual Dinner of the Bank's Annual Dinner in honour of Economic Operators, Pailles, 1 December 2011.

15 Dec 2011

Subir Gokarn: Food inflation - this time it s different

Text of the Kale Memorial Lecture by Dr Subir Gokarn, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune, 9 December 2011.

15 Dec 2011

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Financial inclusion - enhancing access to banking services in Malaysia

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Launch of Bank Negara Malaysia's MobileLINK, Kuala Lumpur, 9 December 2011.

15 Dec 2011

Vítor Constâncio: Challenges to monetary policy in 2012

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the 26th International Conference on Interest Rates, Frankfurt am Main, 8 December 2011.

15 Dec 2011

Mark Carney: Growth in the age of deleveraging

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, to the Empire Club of Canada/Canadian Club of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, 12 December 2011.

15 Dec 2011

Stefan Gerlach: Ireland's road out of the crisis

ReAddress by Mr Stefan Gerlach, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the ZinsFORUM, Frankfurt am Main, 8 December 2011.

8 Dec 2011

Seiji Nakamura: Japan's monetary policy and developments in economic activity and prices

Speech by Mr Seiji Nakamura, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Okinawa, 9 November 2011.

8 Dec 2011

Barry Whiteside: Development of microfinance in Fiji

Opening speech by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the South Pacific Business Development's First Year Anniversary, Suva, 7 December 2011.

8 Dec 2011

Glenn Stevens: The Inaugural Warren Hogan Memorial Lecture

Text of The Inaugural Warren Hogan Memorial Lecture by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the School of Economics, University of Sydney, Sydney, 8 December 2011.

7 Dec 2011

Svante Öberg: Monetary policy's Catch-22 - uncertainty

Speech by Mr Svante Öberg, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, to invited guests at the Sveriges Riksbank, Stockholm, 6 December 2011.

7 Dec 2011

K C Chakrabarty: Microenterprise development - path to creating MNCs of tomorrow

Keynote address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Citi Micro Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony, organised by Citi Bank, Mumbai, 5 December 2011.

7 Dec 2011

Miguel Fernández Ordóñez: Mechanisms to prevent and manage banking crises in the future

Speech by Mr Miguel Fernández Ordóñez, Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the presentation of the report entitled "Mecanismos de prevención y gestión de futures crisis bancarias", Fundación de Estudios Financieros, Madrid, 1 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Choongsoo Kim: Increasing volatility in global capital flows - central banks' policy response

Speech by Mr Choongsoo Kim, Governor of the Bank of Korea, at the 19th Central Banking Seminar, Bank of Korea, Seoul, 30 November 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Ewart S Williams: The current state of the economy and the outlook

Feature address by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Trinidad and Tobago Chamber of Industry and Commerce Luncheon Meeting, Port-of-Spain, 30 November 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Yaseen Anwar: Microfinance developments in Pakistan

Inaugural address by Mr Yaseen Anwar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the 5th Pakistan Microfinance Country Forum, Karachi, 2 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Ardian Fullani: Recent economic and monetary developments in Albania

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the press conference on the Monetary Policy Decision of the Bank of Albania Supervisory Council, Tirana, 30 November 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Jürgen Stark: Economic situation and fiscal challenges

Speech by Mr Jürgen Stark, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Forecaster Club of New York, New York, 2 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Charles I Plosser: Some observations on fiscal imbalances and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Charles I Plosser, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, at The Philadelphia Fed Policy Forum: "Budgets on the brink: perspectives on debt and monetary policy", Philadelphia, 2 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Hirohide Yamaguchi: Recent financial and economic developments and challenge of revitalizing Japan's economy

Speech by Mr Hirohide Yamaguchi, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the JCIF (Japan Center for International Finance) International Finance Seminar, Tokyo, 22 November 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Daniel K Tarullo: Dodd-Frank Act Implementation

Testimony by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 6 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Bwalya K E Ng'andu: Improving access to finance by the SMEs in Zambia

Remarks by Dr Bwalya K E Ng'andu, Deputy Governor (Operations) of the Bank of Zambia, at the Signing Ceremony for a credit line of US$ 5 million between NORFUND and BancABC Zambia, Lusaka, 1 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Bwalya K E Ng'andu: Workshop on Zambian banknotes

Opening remarks by Dr Bwalya K E Ng'andu, Deputy Governor (Operations) of the Bank of Zambia, at the G&D Workshop on Zambian banknotes, Lusaka, 22 November 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Bojan Marković: Why foreign analysts and investors view Serbian macro prospects so differently from domestic public

Speech by Mr Bojan Marković, Vice Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the ICAP's 1st Credit Risk Management Conference, organised by ICAP Serbia, Belgrade, 30 November 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Barry Whiteside: The changing nature of financial markets surveillance

Opening address by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the APEC Financial Regulators Training Initiative (FTRI) Market Supervision Seminar, Nadi, 5 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Subir Gokarn: An assessment of recent macroeconomic developments

Keynote address by Dr Subir Gokarn, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, to the Opening Plenary session of Confederation of Indian Industry's CFO Summit 2011, Mumbai, 3 December 2011.

6 Dec 2011

Nils Bernstein: Challenges ahead for the Danish economy

Speech by Mr Nils Bernstein, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the Annual Meeting of the Danish Bankers Association, Copenhagen, 5 December 2011.

2 Dec 2011

Duvvuri Subbarao: Financial inclusion in the north-eastern region (NER) and other issues

Text of interview of Dr Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, with Assam Tribune, published on 29 November 2011.

2 Dec 2011

Deepak Mohanty: Changing contours of monetary policy in India

Speech by Mr Deepak Mohanty, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan, Thimphu, 1 December 2011.

2 Dec 2011

Már Guðmundsson: Monetary policy

Keynote address by Mr Már Guðmundsson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, at a breakfast meeting of the Iceland Chamber of Commerce, 4 November 2011.

2 Dec 2011

Christian Noyer: Europe - a financial crisis, not a monetary one

Speech by Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Paris Europlace Financial Forum, Singapore, 30 November 2011.