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Central bankers' speeches - last 3 months

Date Titles
17 Oct 2017

Marzunisham Omar: Fintech & entrepreneurship

Opening remarks by Mr Marzunisham Omar, Assistant Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Islamic Fintech Dialogue 2017 "Fintech & Entrepreneurship, Kuala Lumpur, 11 October 2017.

16 Oct 2017

Peter Praet: Maintaining price stability with unconventional monetary policy measures

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the SUERF - The European Money and Finance Forum Conference "Globalisation Dynamics - EU and US perspectives", New York City, 11 October 2017.

16 Oct 2017

Encik Abu Hassan Alshari Yahaya: Future proofing compliance - responsibility and response-ability

Speech by Mr Encik Abu Hassan Alshari Yahaya, Assistant Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the 9th International Conference on Financial Crime and Terrorism Financing (IFCTF) "Future proofing Compliance: Responsibility and Response-ability", Kuala Lumpur, 5 October 2017.

16 Oct 2017

Benoît Cœuré: The known unknowns of financial regulation

Panel contribution by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the "Rethinking Macroeconomic Policy IV" Conference, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 12 October 2017.

16 Oct 2017

Øystein Olsen: Central bank priorities as the ECB moves towards normalisation

Remarks by Mr Øystein Olsen, Governor of the Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the J. P. Morgan Investor Seminar, Oslo, 13 October 2017.

16 Oct 2017

Már Guðmundsson: Opening remarks - "The uncertain future of global economic integration" Conference

Opening remarks by Mr Már Guðmundsson, Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland, at a conference, organised by the Bank and the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee on "The uncertain future of global economic integration", Reykjavík, 14-15 September 2017.

16 Oct 2017

Simon M Potter: Gradual and predictable - reducing the size of the Federal Reserve's balance sheet

Remarks by Mr Simon M Potter, Executive Vice President of the Markets Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the SUERF - The European Money and Finance Forum Conference "Globalisation Dynamics - EU and US perspectives", New York City, 11 October 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Lael Brainard: Why persistent employment disparities matter for the economy's health

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at "Disparities in the Labor Market: What Are We Missing?", a research conference sponsored by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington DC, 26 September 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Gent Sejko: Convergence process challenges facing south-east Europe and Albania

Speech by Mr Gent Sejko, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the 7th ECB conference on central, eastern and south-eastern Europen (CESEE) countries on "Institutional quality and sustainable economic convergence", Frankfurt am Main, 5 October 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Janet L Yellen: Welcoming remarks

Speech by Ms Janet L Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Fifth Annual Community Banking Research and Policy Conference "Community Banking in the 21st Century", cosponsored by the Federal Reserve System and Conference of State Bank Supervisors, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, 4 October 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Encik Abu Hassan Alshari Yahaya: Islamic finance - potential growth areas and challenges

Address by Mr Encik Abdul Rasheed Ghaffour, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the 14th Kuala Lumpur Islamic Finance Forum (KLIFF) 2017, Kuala Lumpur, 3 October 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Jameel Ahmad: Promoting high ethical standards and fair market practices in Pakistan

Speech by Mr Jameel Ahmad, Deputy Governor for Financial Markets, Islamic Banking & Special Initiatives Cluster at the State Bank of Pakistan, at the CFA Society Pakistan: 14th Annual Excellence Awards 2017, Karachi, 30 August 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Andrew G Haldane: Rethinking financial stability

Speech by Mr Andrew G Haldane, Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Bank of England, (co-authored with David Aikman, Sujit Kapadia and Marc Hinterschweiger), at the "Rethinking Macroeconomic Policy IV" Conference, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 12 October 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Jerome H Powell: Treasury markets and the TMPG

Speech by Mr Jerome H Powell, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at TMPG Best Practices @ 10: A Look Back and a Look Ahead, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City, 5 October 2017.

13 Oct 2017

Peter Praet: Monetary policy and the euro area economic expansion

Remarks by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the JP Morgan Seminar entitled "Euro Zone: Will the European Recovery Continue?", Washington DC, 12 October 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Karnit Flug: Infrastructure development plan for Israel

Remarks by Dr Karnit Flug, Governor of the Bank of Israel, at the Cabinet meeting on the multi-year infrastructure development plan, Tel Aviv, 3 September 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Stanley Fischer: The independent Bank of England - 20 years on

Speech by Mr Stanley Fischer, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Bank of England "Independence - 20 years" Conference, London, 28 September 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Andreas Dombret: What's the future of globalisation? What's the future of free markets? European optimism in an uncertain world

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at New York University, New York City, 11 October 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Lael Brainard: Understanding the disconnect between employment and inflation with a low neutral rate

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at The Economic Club of New York New York City, 5 September 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Janet Yellen: Inflation, uncertainty, and monetary policy

Speech by Ms Janet L Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the "Prospects for Growth: Reassessing the Fundamentals" 59th Annual Meeting of the National Association for Business Economics, Cleveland, Ohio, 26 September 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Lael Brainard: Labor market disparities and economic performance

Speech by Ms Lael Brainard, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at "Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers", a conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, 27 September 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Patrick Njoroge: Intermediation towards deepening of financial inclusion

Remarks by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) Sixth Annual Research Conference, Nairobi, 28 September 2017.

12 Oct 2017

Nestor A Espenilla, Jr: Continuity and change - not an either/or

Keynote luncheon presentation by Mr Nestor A Espenilla, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the 6th Annual dbAccess Philippines Conference, organized by Deutsche Bank, Makati City, 4 October 2017.

10 Oct 2017

Ravi Menon: Economic possibilities of blockchain technology

Keynote address by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Global Blockchain Business Conference, Singapore, 9 October 2017.

10 Oct 2017

Patrick Njoroge: Remittances and cross-border payments - challenges and opportunities

Remarks by Dr Patrick Njoroge, Governor of the Central Bank of Kenya, at the International Money Transfer and Cross Border Payment Conference (IMTC), Nairobi, 21 September 2017.

10 Oct 2017

François Villeroy de Galhau: The euro area's monetary policy in the context of economic recovery

Speech by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France, for the public lecture "The euro area's monetary policy in the context of economic recovery" at the Central Bank of the Republic of Austria, Vienna, 6 October 2017.

10 Oct 2017

Sabine Lautenschläger: Between low interest rates and bond purchases - has European monetary policy reached a dead end?

Speech by Ms Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank, at the Hohenheim University, Stuttgart, 9 October 2017.

10 Oct 2017

Ariff Ali: The Fijian insurance industry in 2016

Presentation by Mr Ariff Ali, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji, to the Standing Committee on Economic Affairs on the Reserve Bank of Fiji's Insurance Annual Report 2016, Suva, 4 October 2017.

10 Oct 2017

Lesetja Kganyago: Protecting the buying power of South Africa's currency

Address by Mr Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the launch of commemorative coins to mark the 100th anniversary of Oliver Tambo's birth, Pretoria, 4 October 2017.

9 Oct 2017

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Future proofing compliance - responsibility and response-ability

Keynote address by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the 9th International Conference on Financial Crime and Terrorism Financing (IFCTF) "Future proofing Compliance: Responsibility and Response-ability", Kuala Lumpur, 4 October 2017.

9 Oct 2017

Yves Mersch: Economic policy and the need for humility

Speech by Mr Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Conference "Banking and Financial Regulation", Bocconi University, Milan, 9 October 2017.

9 Oct 2017

William C Dudley: The monetary policy outlook and the importance of higher education for economic mobility

Remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Council for Economic Education's 56th Annual Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference, New York City, 6 October 2017.

9 Oct 2017

Sam Woods: Geofinance

Speech by Mr Sam Woods, Deputy Governor for Prudential Regulation of the Bank of England and Chief Executive of the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), at the Mansion House City Banquet, London, 4 October 2017.

9 Oct 2017

Chris Salmon: Keeping up with fast markets

Speech by Mr Chris Salmon, Executive Director for Markets of the Bank of England, at the 13th Annual Central Bank Conference on the Microstructure of Financial Markets, London, 6 October 2017.

9 Oct 2017

Andrew Hauser: The Bank of England's FinTech accelerator - what have we done and what have we learned?

Remarks by Mr Andrew Hauser, Executive Director for Banking, Payments and Financial Resilience of the Bank of England, at a meeting for FinTech contacts of the Bank of England's Agency for the South East and East Anglia at the offices of Mills & Reeve, Cambridge, 6 October 2017.

6 Oct 2017

Per Callesen: Growth rates, reforms and risk of overheating

Speech by Mr Per Callesen, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark, at the 3S' board seminar, Copenhagen, 2 October 2017.

5 Oct 2017

Jacqueline Loh: Singapore - the gateway to Asia's bond market

Opening address by Ms Jacqueline Loh, Deputy Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Global Borrowers & Investors Forum - Asia, Singapore, 21 September 2017.

5 Oct 2017

Salvatore Rossi: Finance and development

Speech by Mr Salvatore Rossi, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy and President of the Institute for the Supervision of Insurance (IVASS), at a conference to mark the 49th edition of Credit Day "Banks, other financial intermediaries and firms: what needs to be done for Italy's development", organized by the Associazione Nazionale per lo Studio dei Problemi del Credito (National Association for the Study of Credit Problems), Rome, 4 October 2017.

5 Oct 2017

François Groepe: The South African Reserve Bank's perspective on a changing and innovative payments environment

Address by Mr François Groepe, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Payments Innovation Conference, Johannesburg, 5 October 2017.

5 Oct 2017

Ravi Menon: Skills for the future

Welcome remarks by Mr Ravi Menon, Managing Director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Institute of Banking and Finance Distinction Evening, Singapore, 29 September 2017.