BIS management speeches - last 2 years

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20 Nov 2014

Central banks and the global debt overhang

Speech by Mr Hervé Hannoun, Deputy General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, prepared for the 50th SEACEN Governors' Conference, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 20 November 2014.

14 Nov 2014

Debt trouble comes in threes

Luncheon speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the BIS, on the occasion of the International Finance Forum 2014 Annual Global Conference, Beijing, 1 November 2014.

7 Nov 2014

The global financial cycle and how to tame it

Panel remarks by Mr Hervé Hannoun, Deputy General Manager of the BIS, at the International Symposium of the Banque de France "Central banking: the way forward?", Paris, 7 November 2014.

31 Oct 2014

Welcoming remarks at the 2nd Conference on Standard-Setting Bodies and Financial Inclusion

Welcoming remarks delivered by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the BIS, on the occasion of the 2nd Conference on Standard-Setting Bodies and Financial Inclusion - "Standard-setting in the changing landscape of digital financial inclusion", Basel, Switzerland, 30 October 2014.

12 Sep 2014

Opening remarks - Seventh Irving Fisher Committee Conference on Central Bank Statistics

Opening remarks by Mr Hervé Hannoun, Deputy General Manager of the BIS, at the Seventh Irving Fisher Committee Conference on Central Bank Statistics, Basel, 4 September 2014.

13 Aug 2014

Macroprudential frameworks: (too) great expectations?

Contribution by Mr Claudio Borio, Head of the Monetary and Economic Department of the Bank for International Settlements, to the 25th anniversary edition of Central Banking Journal, originally published on 5 August 2014.

29 Jun 2014

General Manager's speech: Stepping out of the shadow of the crisis: three transitions for the world economy

Speech delivered by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the BIS, on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting, Basel, 29 June 2014.

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6 Jun 2014

Redesigning the central bank for financial stability responsibilities

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, on the occasion of the 135th Anniversary Conference of the Bulgarian National Bank, Sofia, 6 June 2014.

4 Jun 2014

Financial regulation, complexity and innovation

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, prepared for the Promontory Annual Lecture, London, 4 June 2014.

9 Apr 2014

Global economic and financial challenges: a tale of two views

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, prepared for a lecture at the Harvard Kennedy School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, 9 April 2014.

31 Mar 2014

Recent trends in the foreign exchange and money markets

Speech by Mr Peter Zöllner, Head of the BIS Banking Department, to the 53rd ACI Financial Markets World Congress 2014, Berlin, 29 March 2014. The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the BIS.

5 Mar 2014

Global liquidity: where it stands, and why it matters

IMFS Distinguished Lecture by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, at the Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, 5 March 2014.

26 Nov 2013

Addressing risks to financial stability

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, to the 49th SEACEN Governors' Conference and High-level Seminar, Kathmandu, Nepal, 21 November 2013.

18 Nov 2013

Ebbing global liquidity and monetary policy interactions

Speech by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, given at the Central Bank of Chile Fifth Summit Meeting of Central Banks on Inflation Targeting: "Global liquidity, capital flows and policy coordination", Santiago, Chile, 15 November 2013.

17 Oct 2013

The changing nature of central bank independence

Panel remarks by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, given at the Bank of Mexico international conference "Central bank independence - Progress and challenges", Mexico City, 14-15 October 2013.

14 Oct 2013

Central bank independence - a path less clear

Remarks by Mr Stephen G Cecchetti, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, prepared for the International Conference held to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the autonomy of the Bank of Mexico, Mexico City, 14 October 2013.

12 Sep 2013

Assessing the macroeconomic impact of OTC derivatives regulatory reforms

Lunch remarks by Mr Stephen G Cecchetti, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, prepared for the Emerging Markets Dialogue on OTC derivatives Johannesburg, South Africa, 12-13 September 2013.

8 Jul 2013

Debt, global liquidity and the challenges of exit

English translation of speech in Spanish by Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, given at the 8th FLAR-CAF International Conference on "External liquidity, economic policy and macroeconomic stability in the emerging and developing world", Cartagena, Colombia, 8 July 2013.

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23 Jun 2013

General Manager's speech: Making the most of borrowed time

Speech delivered by Mr Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the BIS, on the occasion of the Bank's Annual General Meeting, Basel, 23 June 2013.

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20 Jun 2013

Five years in the tower

Remarks by Mr Stephen G Cecchetti, Economic Adviser and Head of Monetary and Economic Department of the BIS, prepared for the 12th BIS Annual Conference, Lucerne, Switzerland, 20-21 June 2013.

6 Jun 2013

Consistent regulatory implementation to keep markets integrated

Remarks by Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, for the panel discussion on "Regulatory landscapes" at the 2013 International Monetary Conference, Shanghai, 3 June 2013.

4 Jun 2013

Global liquidity: where do we stand?

Speech by Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, prepared for the Bank of Korea International Conference 2013 on "Assessing global liquidity in a global framework", Seoul, 4 June 2013.

16 May 2013

Hitting the limits of "outside the box" thinking? Monetary policy in the crisis and beyond

Speech by Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, to OMFIF (Golden Series Lecture), London, 16 May 2013.

8 Apr 2013

Insurance and financial stability: a Basel view

Prepared remarks by Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, before the International Association of Insurance Supervisors, Bottmingen, Switzerland, 20 March 2013.