Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - last 3 months

Date Titles
15 Dec 2014

Raghuram Rajan: Make in India, largely for India

Talk by Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Bharat Ram Memorial Lecture, New Delhi, 2 December 2014.

15 Dec 2014

Yannis Stournaras: Global financial and economic crisis - challenges and prospects

Speech by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the 2014 Multinational Finance Society Winter Conference "Global Financial and Economic Crisis: Challenges and Prospects", co-organized by the Centre of Planning and Economic Research and the Multinational Finance Society, Athens, 14 December 2014.

15 Dec 2014

Jean-Pierre Danthine: Swiss banks from a financial stability perspective

Introductory remarks by Mr Jean-Pierre Danthine, Vice Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 1 December 2014.

15 Dec 2014

Thomas Jordan: Swiss National Bank's monetary policy decision and assessment of the Swiss economic situation

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 1 December 2014.

15 Dec 2014

Fritz Zurbrügg: Review of financial market developments, and various interest rate and foreign exchange benchmark reforms

Introductory remarks by Mr Fritz Zurbrügg, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 1 December 2014.

11 Dec 2014

Pentti Hakkarainen: Banking Union - the "game-changer" in the European financial Markets

Speech Mr Pentti Hakkarainen, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Finland, to Ambassadors and representatives of the EU-countries in Helsinki, Helsinki, 11 December 2014.

11 Dec 2014

Stephen S Poloz: Release of the Financial System Review

Opening statement by Mr Stephen S Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the press conference following the release of the Financial System Review, Ottawa, Ontario, 10 December 2014.

11 Dec 2014

Ivan Iskrov: Review of 2014 as a starting point of reflection on the challenges ahead in Bulgaria

Speech by Mr Ivan Iskrov, Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank, before the Association of Banks in Bulgaria on the occasion of the Banker's Day, Sofia, 4 December 2014.

11 Dec 2014

Stephen S Poloz: Speculating on the future of finance

Remarks by Mr Stephen S Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Economic Club of New York, New York City, 11 December 2014.

11 Dec 2014

Luis M Linde: Situation of and challenges facing the European and Spanish banking industry following the start-up of the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM)

Opening address by Mr Luis M Linde, Governor of the Bank of Spain, at the 10th Banking Industry/IESE (Escuela de Negocios de la Universidad de Navarra) Meeting, Madrid, 10 December 2014.

10 Dec 2014

Peter Praet: Current issues in monetary policy

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 9 December 2014.

10 Dec 2014

Richard W Fisher: Monetary policy and an annual Texas economic review

Remarks by Mr Richard W Fisher, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, before the Dallas Business Club, Dallas, Texas, 3 December 2014.

10 Dec 2014

Jwala Rambarran: Monetary policy presentation for November 2014

Speech by Mr Jwala Rambarran, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Port-of-Spain, 1 December 2014.

10 Dec 2014

Erdem Başçi: Recent economic and financial developments in Turkey

Speech by Mr Erdem Başçi, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, at the press conference for the presentation of the October 2014 Inflation Report, Ankara, 31 October 2014.

9 Dec 2014

Joachim Nagel: How the Banking Union has transformed banks' IT requirements

Keynote speech by Dr Joachim Nagel, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 20th Handelsblatt Annual Conference on Banking Technology, Frankfurt am Main, 3 December 2014.

9 Dec 2014

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Improving and expanding Malaysia's cross-border financial flows and capital market transactions

Speech by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Official Launch of the Expansion of SWIFT Office in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, 24 November 2014.

9 Dec 2014

Fahad Almubarak: Top achievements of the monetary sector during the past decade

Speech by H E Dr Fahad Almubarak, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, at the National Day, Riyadh, 25 September 2014.

9 Dec 2014

Yuba Raj Khatiwada: Development of regional capital markets in Asia - issues and challenges

Speech by Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal and Chairman of the SEACEN Board of Governors, at the 50th SEACEN Governors' Conference, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 20 November 2014.

9 Dec 2014

Yuba Raj Khatiwada: SEACEN - enhancing collaboration with other global financial stakeholders

Response address by Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal and Chairman of the SEACEN Board of Governors, at the 50th SEACEN Governors' Conference, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 20 November 2014.

9 Dec 2014

Salvatore Rossi: Monetary policy and the independence of central banks - the experience of the European Central Bank in the global crisis

Speech by Mr Salvatore Rossi, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy, at the University of Verona, University complex of Vicenza, Vicenza, 19 November 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Charles I Plosser: A longer-term view of the US economy and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Charles I Plosser, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, to the Charlotte Economics Club, Charlotte, North Carolina, 3 December 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Takehiro Sato: Recent economic and financial developments and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Takehiro Sato, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Kochi, 4 December 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Njuguna Ndung'u: Financial sector contributions towards vision 2030 goals

Keynote address by Professor Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the AON Kenya Insurance Brokers seminar on "Financial sector contributions towards vision 2030 goals" Nairobi, 20 November 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Per Jansson: Swedish monetary policy after the financial crisis - myths and facts

Speech by Mr Per Jansson, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the SvD Bank Summit 2014, Stockholm, 3 December 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Lael Brainard: The Federal Reserve's financial stability agenda

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy, The Brookings Institution, Washington DC, 3 December 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Manuel Sánchez: The changing tide of financial markets

Remarks by Mr Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the Latin America & Caribbean Government Funds Roundtable, Mexico City, 5 December 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Daniel Mminele: Normalising monetary policy in an uncertain world - the outlook for monetary policy in South Africa

Address by Mr Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Fixed Income conference, Johannesburg, 28 November 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Juyeol Lee: Rebalancing an economy after the global financial crisis

Opening address by Mr Juyeol Lee, Governor of the Bank of Korea, at the Bank of Korea-IMF Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific Joint Conference, Seoul, 20 November 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Maja Kadievska-Vojnovik: Rules and regulation update

Speech by Ms Maja Kadievska-Vojnovik, Vice-Governor of the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, at the Erste Group Bank workshop "Rules and regulation update", Skopje, 1 December 2014.

8 Dec 2014

Karnit Flug: Strengths and challenges facing the Israeli economy

Main points of remarks by Dr Karnit Flug, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the Jerusalem Ultra-Orthodox Campus of Ono Academic College, Jerusalem, 1 December 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Martin Flodén: Measures to mitigate the risks from high and increasing household debt

Speech by Mr Martin Flodén, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at BNP Paribas, Stockholm, 20 November 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Patrick Honohan: The role of the Central Bank in the area of mortgage interest rates

Opening statement by Mr Patrick Honohan, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, to the Oireachtas (National Parliament) Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, Dublin, 26 November 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Njuguna Ndung'u: Public debt, fiscal policy and forward looking monetary policy

Keynote address by Professor Njuguna Ndung'u, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the 2nd Annual Research Seminar of the Kenya School of Monetary Studies Research Centre, Kenya School of Monetary Studies, Nairobi, 18 November 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Cecilia Skingsley: Changing payments market

Speech by Ms Cecilia Skingsley, Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank, at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 24 November 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Jens Weidmann: Strengthening forces for growth - reforms geared towards boosting prosperity

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the economic summit of the Süddeutsche Zeitung, Berlin, 28 November 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Mario Draghi: ECB press conference - introductory statement

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 4 December 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Lars Rohde: The international and domestic factors impacting Denmark's economy

Speech by Mr Lars Rohde, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the annual meeting of the Danish Bankers Association, Copenhagen, 1 December 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Charles I Plosser: Economic growth and monetary policy - is there a new normal?

Speech by Mr Charles I Plosser, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, at the George Washington University and Princeton University s Griswold Center for Economic Policy Studies, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 13 November 2014.

5 Dec 2014

Amando M Tetangco, Jr: Microfinance improves lives and bank profits

Speech by Mr Amando M Tetangco, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the 12th Citi Microentrepreneurship Awarding Ceremony, Kuala Lumpur, 3 December 2014.

4 Dec 2014

Jens Weidmann: Demographic challenges in Germany

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Wirtschaftsgespräche am Main economic talks, hosted by Wirtschaftsinitiative Frankfurt / Rhein-Main e.V., Frankfurt am Main, 27 November 2014.