BIS management speeches - 2006 to 2007

Date Titles
28 Dec 2007

Some observations on the professional contributions of Palle Andersen

Speech by Mr William R White, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the Bank for International Settlements, at the opening dinner of the BIS Conference in Honour of Palle Andersen, Basel, 2 December 2007.

10 Dec 2007

The growing importance of Islamic finance in the global financial system

Remarks by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the 2nd Islamic Financial Services Board Forum, Frankfurt, 6 December 2007.

4 Dec 2007

European financial integration in the context of current financial market turbulence

Keynote remarks by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the 2007 Eurofi Conference "Achieving the integration of European financial markets in a global context", Brussels, 3 December 2007.

4 Dec 2007

Globalisation and Population Trends: Implications for Labour Markets and Inflation

Opening remarks by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the BIS Conference in Honour of Palle S Andersen, Basel, 3 December 2007.

3 Dec 2007

The housing finance revolution

Discussion of paper by R Green and S Wachter by Mr William R White, Economic Adviser and Head of the Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, at "Housing, housing finance and monetary policy" symposium, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 29-31 September 2007.

19 Nov 2007

Emerging market finance in good times and bad: are EME financial crises a thing of the past?

Speech by Mr William R White, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, at the IIF 25th Anniversary Membership Meeting "Financing conditions for EMEs", Washington, 20 October 2007.

24 Oct 2007

The current credit market turmoil: financial and macroeconomic implications

Presentation by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Group of Thirty International Banking Session on "The Evolving Structure of the World Economic System", Washington DC, 22 October 2007.

12 Sep 2007

Global Banking: Paradigm Shift - Managing Transition

Speech by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) - Indian Banks' Association (IBA) Conference, Mumbai, 12 September 2007.

13 Aug 2007

Policy responses to the challenges posed by capital inflows in Asia

Speech by Mr Hervé Hannoun, Deputy General Manager of the BIS, to the 42nd SEACEN Governors' Conference, Bangkok, 28 July 2007.

24 Jun 2007

General Manager's statement

Statement by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the BIS press conference on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting, Basel, 24 June 2007.

24 Jun 2007

General Manager's speech

Speech by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting, Basel, 24 June 2007.

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7 Jun 2007

The globalisation of financial markets and financial regulation: implications for Latin America

Presentation by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, to the Centro para la Estabilidad Financiera, Buenos Aires, 5 June 2007.

6 Jun 2007

Financial risks: a view from the BIS

Speech by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Central Bank of Argentina 2007 Money and Banking Conference, Buenos Aires, 4-5 June 2007.

25 May 2007

Financial globalisation and challenges for prudential policies and macroeconomic management

Speech by Mr Már Guðmundsson, Deputy Head of the Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, at a meeting of the Institut International d'Etudes Bancaires, Reykjavik, Iceland, 18 May 2007.

5 Apr 2007

Inflation targeting in emerging market economies

Speech by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Seminar on Inflation Targeting, Bank of Morocco, 4 April 2007.

2 Mar 2007

Now you see it, now you don't: risk in the small and in the large

Keynote address by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Eighth Annual Risk Management Convention of the Global Association of Risk Professionals, 27-28 February 2007.

25 Jan 2007

Hedge fund flurries

Introductory comments by Mr William R White, Economic Adviser and Head of the Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, to Session 3 of the Bellagio Meeting, London, 19-20 January 2007.

22 Jan 2007

Objectives and challenges of monetary policy

Speech by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Conference on Inflation Targeting, Magyar Nemzeti Bank, 18-19 January 2007.

11 Oct 2006

Opening remarks by Mr Malcolm Knight at the FSI Conference on Promoting Inclusive Financial Systems

Opening remarks by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the FSI Conference on "Promoting Inclusive Financial Systems", 11 October 2006.

5 Oct 2006

Marrying the micro- and macroprudential dimensions of financial stability: six years on

Address by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the 14th International Conference of Banking Supervisors, Mérida, 4-5 October 2006.

26 Sep 2006

Global Banking: paradigm shift - towards meeting the emerging challenges

Special address by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Inaugural Session of the Fifth Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) - Indian Bankers Association (IBA) Conference "Global Banking: Paradigm shift - towards meeting the emerging challenges", Mumbai, 26-28 September 2006.

8 Sep 2006

International reserve diversification and disclosure

Speech by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, to the Swiss National Bank/Institute for International Economics Conference, Zurich, 8 September 2006.

30 Aug 2006

Measured wealth, real wealth and the illusion of saving

Keynote speech by Mr William R White, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, at the Irving Fisher Committee Conference on "Measuring the financial position of the household sector", Basel, 30-31 August 2006.

5 Jul 2006

Remarks on Frederick Mishkin's paper: "Financial stability and globalisation: getting it right"

Remarks by Mr Malcolm D Knight, General Manager of the BIS, at the Bank of Spain Conference on "Central banks in the 21st century", Madrid, 8-9 June 2006.

30 Jun 2006

Financial Globalisation

Opening remarks by Mr William R White, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, at the BIS Fifth Annual Research Conference on "Financial Globalisation", Brunnen, 19 June 2006.