Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - last 3 months

Date Titles
29 Jun 2016

Mario Draghi: The international dimension of monetary policy

Introductory speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the ECB Forum on Central Banking, Sintra, 28 June 2016.

28 Jun 2016

Andreas Dombret: Opt-in or opt-out? The future of the European Union in light of the UK referendum

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Atlantik-Brücke, Hamburg, 23 Juni 2016.

28 Jun 2016

Mugur Isărescu: Transition - how to secure a stronger economic future for the constituency?

Speech by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania, in the panel on "Transition: How to Secure a Stronger Economic Future for the Constituency?", during the annual meeting of the IMF and World Bank Constituency, Kyiv, Ukraine, 4 June 2016.

28 Jun 2016

Jerome H Powell: Introductory comments - Roundtable on the Interim Report of the Alternative Reference Rates Committee

Introductory comments by Mr Jerome H Powell, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Roundtable on the Interim Report of the Alternative Reference Rates Committee, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City, 21 June 2016.

28 Jun 2016

Raghuram Rajan: The fight against inflation - a measure of our institutional development

Text of the Foundation Day Lecture by Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, 20 June 2016.

28 Jun 2016

Yannis Stournaras: The impact of the Greek sovereign crisis on the banking sector - challenges to financial stability and policy responses by the Bank of Greece

Keynote speech by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the London Business School Greek Alumni Association and Stanford Club of Greece event titled "Breaking the Bottlenecks - Steps towards Sustainable Growth", American School of Classical Studies, Athens, 8 June 2016.

28 Jun 2016

Veerathai Santiprabhob: Financial connectivity in CLMVT (Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Vietnam, Thailand)

Keynote address by Dr Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the CLMVT Forum 2016 "Towards a Shared Prosperity", Bangkok, 17 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Manuel Sánchez: Mexico in an unfriendly world economy

Remarks by Mr Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the 2016 Mexico Opportunities Conference "Harvesting Growth", organized by J.P. Morgan, Mexico City, 21 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Raghuram Rajan: Resolving stress in the banking system

Speech by Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India) - Interactive Meet with Industry & Trade, Bengaluru, 22 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Takahide Kiuchi: Recent developments in economic activity, prices and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Takahide Kiuchi, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Ishikawa, 23 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Hendar: Producing competitive human capital for economic empowerment

Keynote Speech by Mr Hendar, Deputy Governor of Bank Indonesia, at the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Seminar "Producing Competitive Human Capital for Economic Empowerment", Jakarta, 13 May 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Raghuram Rajan: The fight against inflation - a measure of our institutional development

Text of the Foundation Day Lecture by Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, 20 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Stanley Fischer: Comments on the Resolution Framework for Banks and Bank Holding Companies in the United States

Speech by Mr Stanley Fischer, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Panel Discussion on Resolution Riksbank Macroprudential Conference, Stockholm, 22 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Rodrigo Vergara: The Monetary Policy Report and the Financial Stability Report

Presentation by Mr Rodrigo Vergara, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, before the Finance Commission of the Honorable Senate of the Republic, Santiago de Chile, 6 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Harun R Khan: Foreign exchange market and cross-border transactions - some random reflections

Inaugural address  by Mr Harun R Khan, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the 11th Annual Conference of the Foreign Exchange Dealers Association of India (FEDAI), Hong Kong, 11 June 2016.

24 Jun 2016

Yves Mersch: Monetary policy in the euro area - scope, principles and limits

Keynote speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Natixis Meeting of Chief Economists, Paris, 23 June 2016.

23 Jun 2016

Guy Debelle: Liquidity in Australian fixed income markets

Speech by Mr Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the 4th Australian Regulatory Summit, Sydney, 21 June 2016.

23 Jun 2016

Vítor Constâncio: Introductory remarks at the fifth ECB conference on accounting, financial reporting and corporate governance for central banks

Introductory remarks by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the fifth ECB conference on accounting, financial reporting and corporate governance for central banks, Frankfurt am Main, 21 June 2016.

23 Jun 2016

Janet L Yellen: Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress

Testimony by Ms Janet L Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 21 June 2016.

23 Jun 2016

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, 21 June 2016.

23 Jun 2016

Haruhiko Kuroda: Overcoming deflation - theory and practice

Speech by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at Keio University, Tokyo, 20 June 2016.

22 Jun 2016

Carolyn Wilkins: Fintech and the financial ecosystem - evolution or revolution?

Remarks by Ms Carolyn Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, at Payments Canada, Calgary, Alberta, 17 June 2016.

22 Jun 2016

Perry Warjiyo: Indonesian economic outlook this year and the years ahead.

Keynote speech by Mr Perry Warjiyo, Deputy Governor of Bank Indonesia, at BNP Paribas Economic Outlook 2016, Jakarta, 23 March 2016

22 Jun 2016

Philip R Lane: Technological innovation and financial services

 Address by Mr Philip R Lane, Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at Financial Services Ireland Ibec Annual Lunch, Dublin, 16 June 2016.

22 Jun 2016

Yannis Stournaras: Present situation and proposals to move forward

Speech by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Conference organized by the Hellenic Observatory of the London School of Economics on "Getting Policy Knowledge Into Government", London, 19 May 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Mark Carney: Enabling the FinTech transformation - revolution, restoration, or reformation?

Speech by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the Lord Mayor's Banquet for Bankers and Merchants of the City of London, Mansion House, London, 16 June 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Agus D W Martowardojo: Growth diagnostic for Indonesia - focusing on human capital and infrastructure

Keynote speech by Mr Agus D W Martowardojo, Governor of Bank Indonesia, at the Bank Indonesia-Asian Development Bank International Seminar "Structural Reform in Emerging Asia", Jakarta, 23 March 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Robert Ophèle: Diversity and harmonisation of deposit insurance

Closing speech by Mr Robert Ophèle, Deputy Governor of the Bank of France, at the International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) International ERC Conference, Paris, 26 May 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Stephen S Poloz: Monetary/fiscal policy mix and financial stability - the medium term is still the message

Text of The Doug Purvis Memorial Lecture by Mr Stephen S Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, at the 50th Annual Conference of the Canadian Economics Association at the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Montreal, 4 June 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Yannis Stournaras: Financial stability and growth - the role of central banks and the pre-requisites for sustainable growth in Europe

Keynote speech by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the 33rd International Financial Law Conference "Financial stability and growth: the role of central banks and the pre-requisites for sustainable growth in Europe", co-presented by the IBA Banking Law Committee and IBA Securities Law Committee and supported by the IBA European Regional Forum, Athens, 20 May 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Jens Weidmann: Opening speech at the Deutsche Bundesbank's third cash symposium

Opening speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Deutsche Bundesbank's third cash symposium, Frankfurt am Main, 13 June 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Mario Draghi: Laudatio for Theo Waigel

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, in honour of Dr Theodor Waigel, at SignsAwards, Munich, 17 June 2016.

21 Jun 2016

Benoît Cœuré: Structural reforms on the way to a complete Economic and Monetary Union

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the International Conference on Structural Reforms in Advanced Economies, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 17 June 2016.

20 Jun 2016

Fritz Zurbrügg: Presentation of the Swiss National Bank's Financial Stability Report

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, 16 June 2016.

20 Jun 2016

François Villeroy de Galhau: Europe at a crossroads - how to improve economic governance and growth performance of the Eurozone?

Presentation by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France, at the German Institute for Economic Research - DIW Berlin, Berlin, 8 June 2016.

17 Jun 2016

Veerathai Santiprabhob: Monetary and financial sector policy - moving forward

Speech by Dr Veerathai Santiprabhob, Governor of the Bank of Thailand, at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand (FCCT), Bangkok, 1 June 2016.

17 Jun 2016

Andréa M Maechler: Developments on the financial markets and Swiss National Bank's experience with negative interest in Switzerland

Introductory remarks by Ms Andréa M Maechler, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the media news conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 16 June 2016.

17 Jun 2016

Thomas Jordan: Swiss National Bank's monetary policy decision and assessment of the 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, 16 June 2016.

16 Jun 2016

Christopher Kent: The economic transition in China

Speech by Mr Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at the Economic Society of Australia (QLD) Business Lunch, Brisbane, 16 June 2016.

16 Jun 2016

Vítor Constâncio: The challenge of low real interest rates for monetary policy

Lecture by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Macroeconomics Symposium, Utrecht School of Economics, Utrecht,15 June 2016.