Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - last 3 months

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4 Sep 2017

Rameswurlall Basant Roi: Evolution of the Basel capital adequacy requirements

Address by Mr Rameswurlall Basant Roi, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the Seminar on "Enhancements to the Basel Process: Recent developments relating to Basel II & Basel III", hosted by AFRITAC South, International Monetary Fund, Africa Training Institute, Ebene, 21 August 2017.

4 Sep 2017

Urjit R Patel: Agricultural debt waiver - efficacy and limitations

Opening remarks by Dr Urjit R Patel, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Seminar on "Agricultural Debt Waiver - Efficacy and Limitations", Mumbai, 31 August 2017.

4 Sep 2017

Yves Mersch: The role of cash - customer retention and tie to the citizen

Contribution by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, to The Banker, 1 September 2017.

4 Sep 2017

Lesetja Kganyago: Balanced and sustainable growth - the role and mandate of the SARB

Lecture by Mr Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the University of South Africa (Unisa) Graduate School of Business, Pretoria, 30 August 2017.

4 Sep 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Growth, adjustment and resilience in the euro area

Remarks by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Forum Villa d'Este, Cernobbio, 1 September 2017.

4 Sep 2017

Yves Mersch: Aligning accountability with sovereignty in the European Union - the ECB's experience

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the ECB Legal Conference, Frankfurt am Main, 4 September 2017.

1 Sep 2017

Dalitso Kabambe: Curbing financial corruption in Malawi

Speech by Mr Dalitso Kabambe, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Malawi, on the Official Launch of Tip-Offs anonymous programme, Lilongwe, 11 July 2017.

1 Sep 2017

François Groepe: Proposals to establish a deposit insurance scheme for South Africa

Opening remarks by Mr François Groepe, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the public workshop on proposals to establish a deposit insurance scheme for South Africa, South African Reserve Bank, Pretoria, 23 August 2017.

1 Sep 2017

Graeme Wheeler: Reflections on the stewardship of the Reserve Bank

Speech by Mr Graeme Wheeler, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, to The Northern Club, Auckland, 30 August 2017.

31 Aug 2017

Andreas Dombret: Results of the low-interest-rate survey conducted by the Bundesbank and BaFin

Opening statement by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the press conference presenting the results of the low-interest-rate survey conducted by the Bundesbank and BaFin, Frankfurt am Main, 30 August 2017.

31 Aug 2017

Takako Masai: Economic activity, prices, and monetary policy in Japan

Speech by Mr Takako Masai, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Ehime, 31 August 2017.

31 Aug 2017

Ernest Addison: 60th anniversary of the Bank of Ghana

Welcome address by Dr Ernest Addison, Governor of the Bank of Ghana, at the Bank of Ghana's 60th Anniversary Lectures and Exhibition, Accra, 18 August 2017.

30 Aug 2017

Jerome Powell: The role of boards at large financial firms

Speech by Mr Jerome H Powell, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Large Bank Directors Conference, Chicago, Illinois, 30 August 2017.

30 Aug 2017

François Groepe: The changing role of the central bank in economic policy

Address by Mr François Groepe, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the 60th anniversary celebration of the Bank of Ghana, Accra, 18 August 2017.

30 Aug 2017

François Groepe: Regulatory responses to FinTech developments

Keynote address by Mr François Groepe, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Strate GIBS FinTech Innovation Conference 2017, Gordon Institute of Business Science, Johannesburg, 22 August 2017.

30 Aug 2017

Urjit R Patel: Resolution of stressed assets - towards the endgame

Speech by Dr Urjit R Patel, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Inaugural Session of the "National Conference on Insolvency and Bankruptcy: Changing Paradigm", Mumbai, 19 August 2017.

30 Aug 2017

Dalitso Kabambe: Malawi's Strategy for Financial Inclusion for the period 2016 to 2020

Remarks by Mr Dalitso Kabambe, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Malawi, at the Inaugural Financial Inclusion Indaba and Launch of the National Strategy for Financial Inclusion, Lilongwe, 27 July 2017.

29 Aug 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Investment and growth in advanced economies - selected takeaways from the ECB's Sintra Forum

Contribution of Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Mr Philipp Hartmann (ECB) and Mr Peter McAdam (ECB) for VoxEU, 5 July 2017.

29 Aug 2017

Janet Yellen: Financial stability a decade after the onset of the crisis

Speech by Ms Janet L Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Symposium "Fostering a Dynamic Global Recovery", Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 25 August 2017.

29 Aug 2017

Mario Draghi: Sustaining openness in a dynamic global economy

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Symposium "Fostering a Dynamic Global Recovery", Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 25 August 2017.

29 Aug 2017

Encik Abdul Rasheed Ghaffour: Value-Based Intermediation (VBI) - propelling Islamic finance

Address by Mr Encik Abdul Rasheed Ghaffour, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Value-Based Intermediation (VBI) Dialogue, Kuala Lumpur, 24 August 2017.

28 Aug 2017

Nestor A Espenilla, Jr: BSP and BAIPHIL moving mountains - new heights in banking excellence

Speech by Mr Nestor A Espenilla, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the Induction Ceremony and General Membership Meeting of the Bankers Institute of the Philippines (BAIPHIL), Makati City, 14 July 2017.

25 Aug 2017

Nestor A Espenilla, Jr: Turning vision into partnership

Speech by Mr Nestor A Espenilla, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Lunch, Manila, 11 July 2017.

25 Aug 2017

Andreas Dombret: Failing or likely to fail? Putting the European banking union to the test

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Deutsche Bundesbank's University of Applied Sciences, Hachenburg, 21 August 2017.

25 Aug 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Inequality and macroeconomic policies

Intervention by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the Annual Congress of the European Economic Association, Lisbon, 22 August 2017.

25 Aug 2017

Elvira Nabiullina: Bank of Russia's strategic objectives and plans for the next five years

Speech by Ms Elvira Nabiullina, Governor of the Bank of Russia, at the International Financial Congress, Moscow, 13 July 2017.

24 Aug 2017

Mario Draghi: The interdependence of research and policymaking

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, Lindau, 23 August 2017.

24 Aug 2017

Chiranjibi Nepal: Macro-prudential policies in SAARC countries

Inaugural address by Dr Chiranjibi Nepal, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal (Nepal Rastra Bank),at the SAARCFINANCE Seminar on "Macro-prudential Policies in SAARC Countries" Kathmandu, 8-9 June 2017.

21 Aug 2017

Nestor A Espenilla, Jr: Continuing the voyage of excellence to a bright tomorrow

Speech by Mr Nestor A Espenilla, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the 24th Anniversary Program of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Manila, 3 July 2017.

21 Aug 2017

Chiranjibi Nepal: Current economic and financial developments in Nepal

Address by Dr Chiranjibi Nepal, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal (Nepal Rastra Bank), at the 46th Asian Clearing Union (ACU) Board of Directors Meeting, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 13 July 2017.

18 Aug 2017

Alvin Hilaire: The imperative of strong corporate governance for financial stability

Address by Dr Alvin Hilaire, Governor of the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, at the Launch of the Financial Stability Report, Port of Spain, 13 June 2017.

18 Aug 2017

Armando M Tetangco, Jr: Central banking and symphonies

Speech by Mr Armando M Tetangco, Jr, Former Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the 24th Anniversary Program of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Manila, 3 July 2017.

17 Aug 2017

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: De-risking Asia - the growing role of self-insurance

Keynote address by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Asian Captive Conference 2017 "De-Risking Asia: The Growing Role of Self-Insurance" Kuala Lumpur, 16 August 2017.

17 Aug 2017

Chiranjibi Nepal: Expanding financial access to rural people in Nepal

Closing remarks by Dr Chiranjibi Nepal, Governor of the Central Bank of Nepal (Nepal Rastra Bank), at the UNNATI-Access to Finance (A2F) Partnerships Launch Ceremony with BFIs, Kathmandu, 8 May 2017.

17 Aug 2017

Ipumbu Shiimi: Creating a sustainable and an inclusive financial sector for Namibians

Speech by Mr Ipumbu Shiimi, Governor of the Bank of Namibia, at the Letshego Bank Launch gala event, Windhoek, 25 July 2017.

16 Aug 2017

Simon Potter: New York Fed - strengthening relations with African central banks

Remarks by Mr Simon M Potter, Executive Vice President of the Markets Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, to the Assembly of Governors of the Association of African Central Banks, South African Reserve Bank, Pretoria, 16 August 2017.

16 Aug 2017

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Charting a path for the future

Remarks by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the National Public Sector Accountants Conference 2017 "Charting a Path for the Future", Penang, 15 August 2017.

16 Aug 2017

Jorgovanka Tabaković: Overview of recent monetary and macroeconomic trends in Serbia

Opening remarks by Dr Jorgovanka Tabaković, Governor of the National Bank of Serbia, at the presentation of the Inflation Report - August 2017, Belgrade, 16 August 2017.

16 Aug 2017

Agustín Carstens: Policymaking - respecting the life-cycle of policies

Commencement address by Mr Agustín Carstens, Governor of the Bank of Mexico, at the School of Global Policy and Strategy, University of California San Diego, San Diego, 20 June 2017.

15 Aug 2017

Claudia Buch: European banks in challenging times

Dinner speech by Prof Claudia Buch, Vice-President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, prepared for the Workshop "New Challenges for the Euro", Villa Vigoni, 21 July 2017.