Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2011

Date Titles
11 Oct 2011

Vítor Constâncio: Contagion and the European debt crisis

Keynote lecture by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Bocconi University/Intesa Sanpaolo conference on "Bank Competitiveness in the Post-crisis World", Milan, 10 October 2011.

11 Oct 2011

Njuguna Ndung'u: Microfinance transparency

Remarks by Prof Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the African Microfinance Pricing Transparency Leadership Forum, Nairobi, 6 October 2011.

11 Oct 2011

Már Guðmundsson: The fault-lines in cross-border banking: lessons from the Icelandic case

Keynote address by Mr Már Guðmundsson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, at the Banking Law Symposium 2011, OECD, Paris, 4 October 2011.

7 Oct 2011

Svante Öberg: GDP growth and resource utilisation

Speech by Mr Svante Öberg, First Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at Statistics Sweden's annual conference, Saltsjöbaden, 6 October 2011.

7 Oct 2011

Fabrizio Saccomanni: How to deal with a global Triffin dilemma

Keynote address by Mr Fabrizio Saccomanni, Director General of the Bank of Italy, at the Conference on the International Monetary System: sustainability and reform proposals, marking the 100th anniversary of Robert Triffin (1911-1993), at the Triffin International Foundation, Brussels, 4 October 2011.

7 Oct 2011

Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj: Rebuilding confidence in the financial sector

Introductory remarks by HE Rasheed Mohammed Al Maraj, Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain, at the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) event "Rebuilding confidence in the financial sector", organized in conjunction with the Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance, Manama, 4 October 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Ravi Menon: Three "C"s of a good payment instrument

Welcome address by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), at the Currency Conference 2011, Singapore, 3 October 2011.

6 Oct 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, 29 September 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Loi M Bakani: Commodity and food prices, inflation and monetary policy in Papua New Guinea

Presentation by Mr Loi M Bakani, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, to the National Research Institute Food Security Policy Conference on "High food prices in Papua New Guinea", Port Moresby, 6 September 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Ewart S Williams: Caribbean countries and global financial regulation - a practitioner's forum

Opening address by Mr Ewart S Williams, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Regulatory Workshop "Caribbean countries and global financial regulation - a practitioner's forum", organised by the Commonwealth Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, 26 August 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Andreas Dombret: Rules and tools for capturing systemic risk

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the SVP Global's European Symposium on "Perspectives on the European Distressed and Credit Markets", London, 4 October 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Christian Noyer: After the global crisis, which models of growth?

Keynote 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 CIGS (The Canon Institute for Global Studies) - EHESS (Ecoles des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales) International Symposium "After the global crisis, which models of growth?", Tokyo, 3 October 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Vítor Constâncio: Macro-prudential policy - strengthening the foundations, enhancing the toolkit and taking action

Keynote address by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the First conference of the Macro-prudential Research Network (MaRs), Frankfurt am Main, 5 October 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Vítor Constâncio: Securities settlement in 2020 - T2S and beyond

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the ECB's conference on "Securities settlement in 2020 - T2S and beyond", Frankfurt am Main, 4 October 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: Hearing before the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at a hearing before the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament, Brussels, 4 October 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Jessica Chew Cheng Lian: Credit reporting and risk management training

Welcoming and opening address by Ms Jessica Chew Cheng Lian, Assistant Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Third Credit Reporting and Risk Management Training, Kuala Lumpur, 26 September 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Jean-Claude Trichet: ECB press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Berlin, 6 October 2011.

6 Oct 2011

Sarah Bloom Raskin: Legal opportunities and challenges in crafting a foreclosure response

Speech by Ms Sarah Bloom Raskin, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Maryland State Bar Association Advanced Real Property Institute, Columbia, Maryland, 4 October 2011.

5 Oct 2011

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi: The Triffin dilemma revisited

Speech by Mr Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Conference on the International Monetary System: sustainability and reform proposals, marking the 100th anniversary of Robert Triffin (1911-1993), at the Triffin International Foundation, Brussels, 3 October 2011.

5 Oct 2011

Masaaki Shirakawa: Insurance companies and the financial system - a central bank perspective

Keynote address by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the 18th Annual Conference of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), Seoul, 30 September 2011.

5 Oct 2011

Kiyohiko G Nishimura: Macro-prudential policy framework from an Asian perspective

Speech by Mr Kiyohiko G Nishimura, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the ADBI FSA Conference, Tokyo, 30 September 2011.

5 Oct 2011

Ben S Bernanke: Economic outlook and recent monetary policy actions

Testimony by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Congress, Washington DC, 4 October 2011.

4 Oct 2011

Stanley Fischer: Global economic developments - implications for Israel's economy

Summary of an address by Professor Stanley Fischer, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at a press conference on the occasion of the departure of the Bank of Israel delegation to the annual meeting of the IMF and World Bank in Washington, Bank of Israel, Jerusalem, 18 September 2011.

4 Oct 2011

Ryuzo Miyao: Economic activity and prices in Japan and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Ryuzo Miyao, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Hakodate, 14 September 2011.

4 Oct 2011

Charles I Plosser: Economic outlook

Speech by Mr Charles I Plosser, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, at the Business Leaders Forum, Villanova School of Business, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 29 September 2011.

4 Oct 2011

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Malaysia and Turkey - the new silk route in Islamic finance - strategies for collaboration, cooperation and smart partnership

Opening remarks by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at a business seminar on Islamic finance Istanbul: "Malaysia-Turkey Islamic finance cooperation: new solution - preferred partner", Istanbul, 29 September 2011.