BIS management speeches - 2004 to 2005

Date Titles
1 Dec 2005

Central banking: some "secrets of success"

Speech by Malcolm Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Bank of Albania Open Forum on 'Preconditions for launching inflation targeting in Albania', Tirana, 1-2 December 2005.

17 Nov 2005

Sharing experiences in developing corporate bond markets

Dinner remarks by Malcolm Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the "Seminar on developing corporate bond markets", organised by the People's Bank of China, Kunming, 17-18 November 2005.

14 Nov 2005

Central bank independence - what role does it play in shaping Mexico's economy?

Speech by Malcolm Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at a conference on "Stability and economic growth: the role of the central bank", organised by the Bank of Mexico to commemorate its 80th birthday, Mexico City, 14-15 November 2005.

8 Nov 2005

Risk measurement and systemic risk

Speech by André Icard, Deputy General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Fourth Joint Central Bank Research Conference on "Risk Measurement and Systemic Risk", European Central Bank, Frankfurt, 8 November 2005.

5 Oct 2005

Global banking - paradigm shift

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS at the Fourth Conference of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Mumbai, India, 5 October 2005.

6 Sep 2005

Challenges to financial stability in the current global macroeconomic environment

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the International Monetary Fund in Washington DC, 6 September 2005.

8 Jul 2005

The global economy: so far so good?

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Belgian Financial Forum in Brussels, 8 July 2005.

27 Jun 2005

Activities of the Bank: the year 2004-05 in review

Speech delivered by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting in Basel, 27 June 2005.

2 Jun 2005

Meeting worlds? Insurance and banking

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at The Geneva Association 32nd General Assembly, 2 June 2005.

27 May 2005

The role of the exchange rate in the monetary frameworks of emerging market economies

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Black Sea Governors' Club, St Petersburg, 27 May 2005.

24 May 2005

Lessons from international corporate governance standards: the ethical perspective in corporate governance

Presentation by Malcolm D Knight General Manager of the BIS, at the 2nd Islamic Financial Services Board Summit, Doha, Qatar 24 May 2005.

30 Mar 2005

Features of an effective central bank: some lessons of the past decade

Keynote speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the 40th anniversary celebrations of the Central Bank of Brazil, 30 March 2005.

18 Feb 2005

How central banks manage their finances

Speech by Robert D Sleeper, Head of the BIS Banking Department, to the South African Reserve Bank, 18 February 2005.

11 Nov 2004

The vulnerability of emerging markets to shocks: what has changed since the mid-1990s?

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Toronto Centre Executive Forum, 9 November 2004.

26 Oct 2004

Making macroprudential concerns operational

Speech by William R White, Economic Adviser of the BIS at a Financial Stability Symposium organised by the Netherlands Bank, Amsterdam, 25-26 October 2004.

14 Oct 2004

Markets and institutions: Managing the evolving financial risk

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the 25th SUERF Colloquium, Madrid, 14 October 2004.

6 Oct 2004

Regulation and supervision in insurance and banking: Greater convergence, shared challenges

Speech by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the IAIS 11th Annual Conference in Amman, Jordan, 6 October 2004.

27 Sep 2004

Banking and insurance regulation and supervision: Greater convergence, common challenges

Speech delivered by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the International Conference of Banking Supervisors, Madrid, 22-23 September 2004.

21 Sep 2004

Economic and financial statistics: a glass half full or half empty?

Keynote presentation by William R White, Economic Adviser of the BIS, at an Irving Fisher Committee conference on "Central bank issues regarding national and financial accounts", Basel, 9-10 September 2004.

28 Jun 2004

Activities of the BIS - The year 2003-04 in review

Speech delivered by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting in Basel, 28 June 2004.

23 Mar 2004

Asian financial cooperation as seen from Europe

Speech by Gunter D Baer, Secretary General of the BIS, on the occasion of Korea University / Bank for International Settlements International Conference on "Asian Bond Markets: Issues and Prospects", Seoul, 21-23 March 2004.

19 Mar 2004

Responding to external shocks: what has changed since the crisis in the mid-1990s?

Introductory remarks by Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the 39th SEACEN Governors Conference, Colombo, 12 February 2004.

18 Mar 2004

The financial system and the global recovery: what lies ahead?

Speech by Malcolm D Knight General Manager of the BIS, at the Annual Congress of the Swiss Society for Economics and Statistics "International Money and Finance", Basel, 18 March 2004.

3 Feb 2004

The role of the Bank for International Settlements in promoting financial stability

Presentation by Malcolm D Knight General Manager of the BIS, at the Basel British Swiss Chamber of Commerce, Basel, 2 February 2004.