Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - last 12 months from Euro area

Date Titles
10 May 2017

Mario Draghi: Introductory remarks at the House of Representatives of the Netherlands

Introductory remarks by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the Tweede Kamer der Staten-Generaal (House of Representatives of the Netherlands), The Hague, 10 May 2017.

8 May 2017

Yves Mersch: Monetary policy challenges for Europe - banking on the recovery

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 2017 Institute of International Finance (IIF) Spring Membership Meeting, Tokyo, 8 May 2017.

5 May 2017

Peter Praet: Ensuring price stability

Remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Belgian Financial Forum colloquium on "The low interest rate environment", Brussels, 4 May 2017.

5 May 2017

Mario Draghi: The Monnet method - its relevance for Europe then and now

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, for the Award of the Gold Medal of the Fondation Jean Monnet pour l'Europe, Lausanne, 4 May 2017.

2 May 2017

Yves Mersch: Why Europe still needs cash

Contribution by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, for Project Syndicate, 28 April 2017.

28 Apr 2017

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, Frankfurt am Main, 27 April 2017.

26 Apr 2017

Mario Draghi: IMFC statement

Statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the thirty-fifth meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, Washington DC, 21 April 2017.

25 Apr 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Central clearing - reaping the benefits, controlling the risks

Article by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, and Chairman of the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (Bank for International Settlements), published in the Bank of France Financial Stability Review, 20 April 2017.

20 Apr 2017

Benoît Cœuré: The perils of isolation

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Council on Foreign Relations, New York City, 19 April 2017.

18 Apr 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Presentation of the European Central Bank Annual Report 2016 to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory remarks by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament, Brussels, 10 April 2017.

18 Apr 2017

Yves Mersch: Remarks on the future of economic governance in Europe and the euro

Introductory address by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the panel "The Agenda for Europe", at Ambrosetti's Finance Forum on "The Outlook for the Economy and Finance", Villa d'Este, Cernobbio, 8 April 2017.

11 Apr 2017

Peter Praet: We need to complete the Banking Union

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the EUROFI Conference, Malta, 6 April 2017.

10 Apr 2017

Peter Praet: Calibrating unconventional monetary policy

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at The ECB and Its Watchers XVIII Conference, organised by the Center for Financial Studies and the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability at Goethe University Frankfurt, panel on the "Assessment of the expanded asset purchase programme" (with John Taylor and Jan Hatzius), Frankfurt am Main, 6 April 2017.

10 Apr 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Effectiveness of Monetary Union and the Capital Markets Union

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the EUROFI Conference, Malta, 6 April 2017.

10 Apr 2017

Mario Draghi: Monetary policy and the economic recovery in the euro area

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at The ECB and Its Watchers XVIII Conference, organised by the Center for Financial Studies and the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability at Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, 6 April 2017.

7 Apr 2017

Mario Draghi: Address to mark the launch of the new €50 banknote

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at The ECB and Its Watchers XVIII Conference, Frankfurt am Main, 6 April 2017.

6 Apr 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Effectiveness of Monetary Union and the Capital Markets Union

Contribution of Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, for the magazine of the Eurofi conference in Malta (5-7 April 2017), 4 April 2017.

6 Apr 2017

Peter Praet: It is urgent to agree on an ambitious timetable for completing the Banking Union

Contribution of Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, for the magazine of the Eurofi conference in Malta (5-7 April 2017), 4 April 2017.

4 Apr 2017

Peter Praet: Interview in Expansión

Interview with Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in Expansión, conducted by Andres Stumpf Guirao on 27 March 2017 and published on 3 April 2017.

3 Apr 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Bond scarcity and the European Central Bank's asset purchase programme

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Club de Gestion Financière d'Associés en Finance, Paris, 3 April 2017.

3 Apr 2017

Yves Mersch: Central bank independence revisited

Keynote address by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the "Symposium on Building the Financial System of the 21st Century: An Agenda for Europe and the United States", Frankfurt am Main, 30 March 2017.

31 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: How does monetary policy secure price stability over the medium term?

Intervention by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 4th European Technical Consumer Goods Retail Summit, Berlin, 30 March 2017.

31 Mar 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Central bank communication in a low interest rate environment

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at an event organised by Bruegel, Brussels, 31 March 2017.

30 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: Have unconventional policies overstretched central bank independence? Challenges for accountability and transparency in the wake of the crisis

Keynote address by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the "Symposium on Building the Financial System of the 21st Century: An Agenda for Europe and the United States", Frankfurt am Main, 29 March 2017.

29 Mar 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Independence and accountability in a changing world

Introductory remarks by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Transparency International EU Event "Two sides of the same coin? Independence and accountability of the European Central Bank", Brussels, 28 March 2017.

29 Mar 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Setting standards for granular data

Opening remarks by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Third OFR-ECB-Bank of England workshop on "Setting Global Standards for Granular Data: Sharing the Challenge", Frankfurt am Main, 28 March 2017.

28 Mar 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: Digital na(t)ive? Fintechs and the future of banking

Statement by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at an ECB Fintech Workshop, Frankfurt am Main, 27 March 2017.

28 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: The economic situation in the euro area and the implications for monetary policy

Keynote speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the IE Business School Leadership Forum, Madrid, 27 March 2017.

27 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: Interview in VDI Nachrichten

Interview with Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in VDI Nachrichten, conducted by Ms Sabine Seeger and published on 24 March 2017.

27 Mar 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: Taming the fire

Statement by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at the Credit Risk 2017 forum, Vienna, 23 March 2017.

24 Mar 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: Caution should be the life of banking

Introductory statement by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at the Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) Board Meeting, Frankfurt am Main, 22 March 2017.

17 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: The European Central Bank's monetary policy - past and present

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Febelfin Connect event, Brussels/Londerzeel, 16 March 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: The euro area economic outlook and monetary policy

Intervention by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at a panel discussion at the G-20 conference "The G20 Agenda under the German Presidency", organised by the Institute of International Finance, Frankfurt am Main, 15 March 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: Walled off? Banking regulation after the crisis

Speech by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, at the Institute of International and European Affairs, Dublin, 13 March 2017.

14 Mar 2017

Mario Draghi: Moving to the frontier - promoting the diffusion of innovation

Welcome address by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the joint conference by the ECB and the MIT Lab for Innovation Science and Policy "Fostering Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Euro area", Frankfurt am Main, 13 March 2017.

10 Mar 2017

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, Frankfurt am Main, 9 March 2017.

8 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: The macroeconomic situation and monetary policy in the euro area

Introductory remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the MNI Connect Roundtable and OMFIF lunch discussion, London, 23 February 2017.

7 Mar 2017

Peter Praet: Creating stability in an uncertain world

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the conference "Brexit and the implications for financial services", jointly organised by SUERF and hosted by Ernst & Young, London, 23 February 2017.

7 Mar 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: The European banking sector - growing together and growing apart

Speech by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism,at the LSE German Symposium, London, 2 March 2017.

20 Feb 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: Interview with Deutschlandfunk

Interview by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, with Deutschlandfunk, conducted by Mr Klemens Kindermann and published on 19 February 2017.