Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Oct to Dec 2012

Date Titles
10 Oct 2012

Már Guðmundsson: Currency and exchange rate regime options

Introduction by Mr Már Guðmundsson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, to a report issued by the Central Bank of Iceland on Iceland's currency and exchange rate policy options, Reykjavík, 7 September 2012.

10 Oct 2012

Ardian Fullani: Overview of Albania's latest economic and financial developments

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the joint press conference of the IMF mission, Albanian Ministry of Finance and Bank of Albania, Tirana, 2 October 2012.

10 Oct 2012

Mervyn King: Twenty years of inflation targeting

Text of the Stamp Memorial Lecture by Mr Mervyn King, Governor of the Bank of England, London School of Economics, London, 9 October 2012.

10 Oct 2012

H R Khan: Silver linings in the Indian economy

Address by Address by Shri H R Khan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 5th Annual Banking Conference on "The silver lining of the Indian economy", organized by NMIMS School of Banking Management, Mumbai, 6 October 2012.

10 Oct 2012

K C Chakrabarty: Strengthening SMEs capabilities for global competitiveness

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Interactive Session, organized by the Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mumbai, 8 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

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, before the Hearing at the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 9 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

Mario Draghi: EUROPEAN CULTURAL DAYS of the ECB - France 2012

Interview with Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, for the special supplement of Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, published on 7 October 2012

9 Oct 2012

Benoît Coeuré: Why the euro needs a banking union

Speech by Mr Benoît Coeuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference "Bank funding - markets, instruments and implications for corporate lending and the real economy", Frankfurt am Main, 8 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

Philip Lowe: The labour market, structural change and recent economic developments

Speech by Mr Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) Leadership Event, Hobart, 9 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

G Padmanabhan: Techno - banking - prospects and challenges

Inaugural address by Mr G Padmanabhan, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 6th ET Banking Technology Conclave '12, Mumbai, 9 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

Ardian Fullani: Competition versus risk-taking in the banking sector in SEE countries

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the conference on "Competition versus risk-taking in the banking sector in SEE countries", organized by the Central Bank of the Republic of Kosovo, Prishtina, 5 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

Masaaki Shirakawa: Evolution of the Bank of Japan's policies and operations - looking back on fifty years of history

Remarks by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Introductory Program on Bank of Japan Policies and Operations on the occasion of 2012 Annual Meetings of the IMF/World Bank Group, Tokyo, 9 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Crafting policy in a shifting operating environment

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (the central bank of the Philippines), at the 2012 FINEX National Conference, Manila, 5 October 2012.

9 Oct 2012

Barbro Wickman-Parak: The IMF's role - new thinking in the wake of the financial crisis

Speech by Ms Barbro Wickman-Parak, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at a meeting at Global Challenge, Stockholm, 5 October 2012.

8 Oct 2012

Elizabeth A Duke: Addressing long-term vacant properties to support neighborhood stabilization

Speech by Ms Elizabeth A Duke, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York, 5 October 2012.

8 Oct 2012

Luis M Linde: The international economic environment and Spain's economy

Testimony by Mr Luis M Linde, Governor of the Bank of Spain, before the Parliamentary Budget Committee in connection with the draft State Budget for 2013, Madrid, 4 October 2012.

8 Oct 2012

Barry Whiteside: Bank South Pacific Group expansion in Fiji

Opening address by Mr Barry Whiteside, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, on the occasion of the rebranding of Dominion House to BSP Life Centre, the opening of the BSP Life's Customer Service Centre, and the opening of the BSP's Thomson Street Branch, Suva, 4 October 2012.

8 Oct 2012

Inia Naiyaga: Fiji's economy, outlook and performance of its insurance industry

Keynote address by Mr Inia Naiyaga, Acting Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, at the launch of LICI's new "Double Bula Life Plan", Suva, 4 October 2012.

8 Oct 2012

Glenn Stevens: Reserve Bank of Australia reviews Note Printing Australia and Securency

Opening statement by Mr Glenn Stevens, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Canberra, 8 October 2012.

5 Oct 2012

Mario Draghi: ECB press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, and Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Brdo pri Kranju, Slovenia, 4 October 2012.

5 Oct 2012

Tiff Macklem: A measure of work

Remarks by Mr Tiff Macklem, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 4 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Erkki Liikanen: The case for structural reforms of banking after the crisis

Speech by Mr Erkki Liikanen, Governor of the Bank of Finland and Chairman of the High-level Expert Group on the structure of the EU banking sector, at the European Commission, Brussels, 2 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Mugur Isărescu: The future of the international banking system

Presentation by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania and President of the Romanian Association for the Club of Rome, at the Annual Conference of the Club of Rome "The Power of the Mind", organized by the Club of Rome, the Romanian Association for the Club of Rome (ARCoR) and the National Bank of Romania, Bucharest, 2 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Mugur Isărescu: The power of the mind

Opening address by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania and President of the Romanian Association for the Club of Rome, at the Annual Conference of the Club of Rome "The Power of the Mind", organized by the Club of Rome, the Romanian Association for the Club of Rome (ARCoR) and the National Bank of Romania, Bucharest, 2 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Thomas Jordan: The Swiss franc - a success story

Address by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the launch of the book Der Schweizer Franken - eine Erfolgsgeschichte (The Swiss franc - a success story), Zurich, 3 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Big shift - traversing the complexities of a new world

Luncheon address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Khazanah Megatrends Forum 2012: "Big shift - traversing the complexities of a new world", Kuala Lumpur, 2 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Gill Marcus: Crisis and confidence

Address by Gill Marcus, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, to the Nordic Business Chamber of South Africa, Johannesburg, 2 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Role and opportunities of the financial system in supporting green technology

Welcoming remarks by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Green Technology Financing Bankers' Conference, hosted by the Central Bank of Malaysia and the Institute of Bankers Malaysia (IBBM), Kuala Lumpur, 2 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Daniel Mminele: Flourishing in financial markets post crisis - how do we achieve this?

Address by Mr Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Gordon Institute of Business Science Conference on Flourishing in Financial Markets Post Crisis - How do we achieve this?Ž, Johannesburg, 2 October 2012.

4 Oct 2012

Nils Bernstein: Developments in the world economy, the Danish economy and in its mortgage credit system

Speech by Mr Nils Bernstein, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the annual meeting of the Danish Mortgage Banks, Copenhagen, 26 September 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Ravi Menon: Corporate governance - going beyond the rules

Opening address by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Securities Investors Association (Singapore) 4th Asian Investors' Corporate Governance Conference, Singapore, 1 October 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Benoît Coeuré: Collateral scarcity - a gone or a going concern?

Speech by Mr Benoît Coeuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the European Central Bank-De Nederlandsche Bank joint central bank seminar on "Collateral and liquidity", Amsterdam, 1 October 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Ardian Fullani: Overview of Albania's latest economic and financial developments

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, on the Monetary Policy Decision-Making of the Bank of Albania's Supervisory Council, Tirana, 26 September 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Malcolm Edey: Macroprudential supervision and the role of central banks

Remarks by Mr Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the Regional Policy Forum on Financial Stability and Macroprudential Supervision, hosted by the Financial Stability Institute and the China Banking Regulatory Commission, Beijing, 28 September 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Manuel Sánchez: Forces and threats to Mexico's economic recovery

Remarks by Mr Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the United States - Mexico Chamber of Commerce, New York, NY, 28 September 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Rodrigo Vergara: Chile's latest Monetary Policy Report

Presentation by Mr Rodrigo Vergara, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, of the Monetary Policy Report before the Honorable Senate of the Republic, Santiago de Chile, 5 September 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Jessica Chew Cheng Lian: Corporate governance at the Central Bank of Malaysia

Opening speech by Ms Jessica Chew Cheng Lian, Assistant Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Third Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia-The Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (ICAA-MICPA) Audit Forum, Kuala Lumpur, 27 September 2012.

2 Oct 2012

Ben S Bernanke: Five questions about the Federal Reserve and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Ben S Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Economic Club of Indiana, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1 October 2012.