Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - last 12 months from Euro area

Date Titles
17 Feb 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Sustainable globalisation - lessons from Europe

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Workshop "Financial globalization and its spillovers - monetary and exchange rate policy in times of crises", special public event "25 Years after Maastricht: The Future of Money and Finance in Europe", Maastricht, 16 February 2017.

13 Feb 2017

Yves Mersch: Behaving responsibly in a low interest rate environment - a central banker's perspective

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Stiftung Marktwirtschaft: Expertentagung "5th Kadener Gespräch", Alveslohe, 10 February 2017.

9 Feb 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Interview with Le Parisien

Interview with Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, and Le Parisien, conducted by Ms Séverine Cazes and Mr Boris Cassel and published on 7 February 2017.

9 Feb 2017

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, 6 February 2017.

6 Feb 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Resolving Europe's NPL burden - challenges and benefits

Keynote speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at an event entitled "Tackling Europe's non-performing loans crisis: restructuring debt, reviving growth", organised by Bruegel, Brussels, 3 February 2017.

3 Feb 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Outlook for monetary policy in the euro area

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, to the Association d'Économie Financière, Paris, 2 February 2017.

3 Feb 2017

Peter Praet: Maintaining price stability in the euro area

Remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 15. Handelsblatt Jahrestagung "Zukunftstrategien für Sparkassen und Landesbanken", Berlin, 2 February 2017.

3 Feb 2017

Mario Draghi: Security through unity - making integration work for Europe

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the joint ECB and Bank of Slovenia conference on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the adoption of the euro, Ljubljana, 2 February 2017.

1 Feb 2017

Yves Mersch: Digital transformation - Europe's integrated market of tomorrow

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Joint ECB and European Commission Conference "Into the future: Europe's digital integrated market", Frankfurt am Main, 31 January 2017.

31 Jan 2017

Mario Draghi: Welcome address "Into the future: Europe's digital integrated market"

Opening remarks by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the Joint ECB and European Commission Conference "Into the future: Europe's digital integrated market", Frankfurt am Main, 31 January 2017.

27 Jan 2017

Yves Mersch: Ructions in the repo market - monetary easing or regulatory squeezing?

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the GFF (Deutsche Börse Group Global Funding and Financing) summit, Luxembourg, 26 January 2017.

26 Jan 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: The test of progress - Europe, the euro and the future

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 Übersee-Club Hamburg, Hamburg, 24 January 2017.

25 Jan 2017

Peter Praet: Towards Banking Union

Remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in the session "(Do Not) Break It: Today's Europe at Full Speed" of the LUISS International Conference on "Europe 2017: Make it or Break it", Rome, 24 January 2017.

25 Jan 2017

Mario Draghi: Cavour Prize 2016 - commemoration

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, on the occasion of the awarding of the Premio Camillo Cavour 2016, Santena, 23 January 2017.

24 Jan 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Interview with CNBC

Interview with Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, and CNBC, conducted by Ms Julia Chatterley in Davos on 20 January 2017.

24 Jan 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Productivity and growth - innovation and diffusion

Introductory statement by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the session "Revitalizing the Global Economy", World Economic Forum, Davos, 20 January 2017.

23 Jan 2017

Peter Praet: Is secular stagnation the new economic reality?

Remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, for the policy panel entitled "How to deal with potential secular stagnation?" at the Secular Stagnation and Growth Measurement Conference, Bank of France, Paris, 16 January 2017.

19 Jan 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, 19 January 2017.

17 Jan 2017

Yves Mersch: Digital Base Money - an assessment from the European Central Bank's perspective

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Farewell ceremony for Mr Pentti Hakkarainen, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Finland (Suomen Pankki), Helsinki, 16 January 2017.

9 Jan 2017

Benoît Cœuré: Interview in Börsen-Zeitung

Interview with Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in Börsen-Zeitung, conducted by Mr Mark Schrörs and Mr Detlef Fechtner on 20 December 2016, and published on 31 December 2016.

9 Jan 2017

Yves Mersch: 2017 - a decisive year for innovative retail payment services

Keynote speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the French Payments Committee conference on "Technological innovations in payments and beyond", Bank of France, Paris, 6 January 2017.

21 Dec 2016

Peter Praet: Interview in the Telegraaf

Interview with Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in the Telegraaf, conducted by Mr Martin Visser and Ms Dorinde Meuzelaar on 12 December, and published on 20 December 2016.

19 Dec 2016

Vítor Constâncio: Stijn van Nieuwerburgh's contribution to macroeconomics and finance

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the ceremony marking the award of the Germán Bernácer Prize for Promoting Economic Research in Europe to Stijn van Nieuwerburgh, Madrid, 16 December 2016.

15 Dec 2016

Peter Praet: Interview in Die Zeit

Interview with Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in Die Zeit, conducted by Ms Lisa Nienhaus and Mr Mark Schieritz on 12 December, and published on 14 December 2016.

14 Dec 2016

Vítor Constâncio: Interview in Bankfokus

Interview with Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, and Bankfokus, conducted by Mr Pär Krause and published on 13 December 2016.

13 Dec 2016

Benoît Cœuré: Interview with Europe 1

Interview with Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, and Europe 1, conducted by Mr Jean-Pierre Elkabbach on 9 December 2016.

12 Dec 2016

Yves Mersch: Distributed ledger technology - role and relevance of the European Central Bank

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 22nd Handelsblatt Annual Conference "Banken-Technologie", Frankfurt am Main, 6 December 2016.

12 Dec 2016

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, 8 December 2016.

7 Dec 2016

Benoît Cœuré: Interview in Efimerida ton Syntakton

Interview with Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, in Efimerida ton Syntakton, conducted by Mr Vasilis Georgas, and published on 26 November 2016.

6 Dec 2016

Mario Draghi: The productivity challenge for Europe

Lectio magistralis by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, marking the 100th anniversary of the Deusto Business School, Madrid, 30 November 2016.

6 Dec 2016

Mario Draghi: Interview in El País

Interview with Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, in El País, conducted by Mr Xavier Vidal-Folch and Mr Claudi Pérez on 23 November and published on 30 November 2016.

2 Dec 2016

Benoît Cœuré: Greece - progress achieved and challenges ahead

Keynote speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce conference on "Greece and the global disruptive environment: A look into the future", Athens, 28 November 2016.

1 Dec 2016

Mario Draghi: Introductory statement to the plenary debate of the European Parliament on the European Central Bank's Annual Report 2015

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, to the plenary debate of the European Parliament on the European Central Bank's Annual Report 2015, Strasbourg, 21 November 2016.

1 Dec 2016

Peter Praet: The importance of a genuine banking union for monetary policy

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the EMU Forum 2016, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna, 24 November 2016.

29 Nov 2016

Peter Praet: The future of global financial integration

Remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Global Research Forum on International Macroeconomics and Finance, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City, 17 November 2016.

29 Nov 2016

Peter Praet: The euro area economy, monetary policy and structural reforms

Remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Observatory Group roundtable, New York City, 18 November 2016.

29 Nov 2016

Benoît Cœuré: Addressing Europe's economic and political challenges

Introductory remarks by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at TUM Speakers Series/HEC Débats organised by the Technical University of Munich, Munich, 21 November 2016.

28 Nov 2016

Mario Draghi: The state and prospects of the euro area recovery

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the European Banking Congress, Frankfurt am Main, 18 November 2016.

28 Nov 2016

Yves Mersch: The causes of monetary policy measures and their impact - a review

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Euro Finance Week, FAROS Institutional Investors Forum, Frankfurt am Main, 17 November 2016.

28 Nov 2016

Mario Draghi: Hearing of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

Introductory statement by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the ECON committee of the European Parliament, Brussels, 28 November 2016.