Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - last 3 months

Date Titles
8 Jan 2018

Rameswurlall Basant Roi: Monetary and exchange rate policies, and challenging reforms undertaken by the Bank of Mauritius

Address by Mr Rameswurlall Basant Roi, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius, at the annual dinner for major economic stakeholders, Flic-en-Flac, 17 November 2017.

8 Jan 2018

Luis M Linde: Consumer lending - a key factor to economic growth in Spain

Speech by Mr Luis M Linde, Governor of the Bank of Spain, on the 60th Anniversary of the National Association of Specialised Lending Institutions (ASNEF), Madrid, 30 November 2017.

8 Jan 2018

François Villeroy de Galhau: The challenges of the multilateral economic order - what European responses?

Special lecture by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank, at the Waseda University, Tokyo, 4 December 2017.

8 Jan 2018

Muhammad bin Ibrahim: Local currency trade settlement between Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand

Opening remarks by Mr Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Launching of Local Currency Trade Settlement between Bank Indonesia and Bank Negara Malaysia and Bank Indonesia and the Bank of Thailand, Jakarta, 11 December 2017.

8 Jan 2018

Abdul Rasheed Ghaffour: Islamic finance - building solutions for a sustainable future

Speech by Mr Abdul Rasheed Ghaffour, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the 3rd Annual Symposium on Islamic Finance "Islamic Finance - Building Solutions for a Sustainable Future", Kuala Lumpur, 12 December 2017.

5 Jan 2018

Fritz Zurbrügg: Current developments in the area of financial stability in Switzerland

Introductory remarks by Mr Fritz Zurbrügg, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 14 December 2017.

5 Jan 2018

Thomas Jordan: Swiss monetary policy decision and the assessment of the economic situation

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 14 December 2017.

5 Jan 2018

Nestor A Espenilla, Jr: Strength without agility is mere mass

Speech by Mr Nestor A Espenilla, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the 11th ING-FINEX Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Award Ceremony, 20 November 2017.

5 Jan 2018

Nestor A Espenilla, Jr: Collective and individual competitive advantages

Speech by Mr Nestor A Espenilla, Jr, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, the central bank of the Philippines), at the POWWOW 2017, Cebu City, 17 November 2017.

5 Jan 2018

Benoît Cœuré: Central banks as risk managers

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 53rd SEACEN Governors' Conference/ High-Level Seminar and the 37th Meeting of the SEACEN Board of Governors, Bangkok, 16 December 2017.

5 Jan 2018

Andréa M Maechler: Financial markets and the progress made in reference interest rate reform

Speech by Ms Andréa M Maechler, Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 14 December 2017.

4 Jan 2018

Yannis Stournaras: The world economy and Greece - prospects and challenges with a focus on the role of shipping

Speech by Mr Yannis Stournaras, Governor of the Bank of Greece, at the Union of Greek Shipowners, Athens, 4 December 2017.

4 Jan 2018

Luigi Federico Signorini: Of dogs, black swans and endangered species - a perspective on financial regulation

Laudatory speech by Mr Luigi Federico Signorini, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy, for Andrew G Haldane, Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Bank of England, who was awarded the 1st Ferdinand Pecora Prize for the Regulation of Banking and Finance, Palermo, 15 December 2017.

4 Jan 2018

John Iannis Mourmouras: Monetary policy and global markets

Speech by Professor John Iannis Mourmouras, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Greece, on the occasion of the launch of his book entitled "Speeches on Monetary Policy and Global Capital Markets, 2015-2017", OMFIF City Lecture, London, 6 December 2017.

4 Jan 2018

Andreas Dombret: Shared challenges, different perspectives, shared solutions?

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 13th High-level Meeting for the Arab Region "Banking Standards and Regulatory and Supervisory Priorities", Abu Dhabi, 14 December 2017.

4 Jan 2018

Gent Sejko: Overview of economic and financial developments in Albania

Address by Mr Gent Sejko, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the 2nd Conference of the Albanian Association of Banks, Tirana, 14 November 2017.

2 Jan 2018

Randal K Quarles: Thoughts on prudent innovation in the payment system

Speech by Mr Randal K Quarles, Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the 2017 Financial Stability and Fintech Conference, sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, the Office of Financial Research, and the University of Maryland's Robert H Smith School of Business, Washington DC, 30 November 2017.

2 Jan 2018

Stephen S Poloz: Three things keeping me awake at night

Remarks by Mr Stephen S Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Canadian Club Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, 14 December 2017.

2 Jan 2018

Jessica Chew Cheng Lian: Remittance flows - benefitting lives in Malaysia and abroad

Remarks by Ms Jessica Chew Cheng Lian, Assistant Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), at the Closing and Handover Ceremony of Project Greenback 2.0, Johor Bahru, 30 November 2017.

29 Dec 2017

François Villeroy de Galhau: Europe, France and the United Kingdom - facing our common economic challenges

Speech by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank, at the Annual Financial Lunch of the French Chamber of Great Britain, London, 23 November 2017.

29 Dec 2017

Haruhiko Kuroda: Japan's economy and monetary policy

Speech by Mr Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Kisaragi-kai Meeting, Tokyo, 7 December 2017.

29 Dec 2017

William C Dudley: Higher education - financing, costs and returns

Opening remarks by Mr William C Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Conference on "Higher Education Financing and Costs and Returns of Higher Education", Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City, 7 December 2017.

29 Dec 2017

François Villeroy de Galhau: Monitoring large and complex institutions

Welcome address by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France and Chairman of the Autorité de contrôle prudentiel et de resolution (ACPR), at the ACPR Academic Conference, Paris, 11 December 2017.

29 Dec 2017

Kevin Stiroh: Misconduct risk, culture and supervision

Remarks by Mr Kevin Stiroh, Executive Vice President of the Financial Institution Supervision Group of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at the Culture Roundtable Session with Business Schools and Financial Services Industry, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City, 7 December 2017.

29 Dec 2017

Lindsay Boulton: Security printing - a central banker's perspective

Welcome address by Mr Lindsay Boulton, Assistant Governor (Business Services) of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to High Security Printing Asia 2017 Conference, Melbourne, 5 December 2017.

29 Dec 2017

Vítor Constâncio: Challenges for euro area monetary policy in early 2018

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the 32nd International ZinsFORUM, Frankfurt am Main, 6 December 2017.

29 Dec 2017

François Villeroy de Galhau: Economic and financial regulation in the era of big data

Closing remarks by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France, at the Conference on "Economic and Financial Regulation in the Era of Big Data", Paris, 24 November 2017.

22 Dec 2017

Takako Masai: Economic activity, prices and monetary policy in Japan

Speech by Mr Takako Masai, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at a meeting with business leaders, Hyogo, 6 December 2017.

22 Dec 2017

Janet L Yellen: The current economic outlook and monetary policy

Testimony by Ms Janet L Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Joint Economic Committee, US Congress, Washington DC, 29 November 2017.

22 Dec 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, 14 December 2017.

21 Dec 2017

Andrew Gracie: Making banks resolvable - the key to making resolution work

Speech by Mr Andrew Gracie, Executive Director of Resolution of the Bank of England, at the Risk Minds Conference, Amsterdam, 4 December 2017.

21 Dec 2017

Klaas Knot: Modesty in times of uncertainty - monetary policy after the crisis

Speech by Mr Klaas Knot, President of the Netherlands Bank, at the Business Economists' Annual Dinner, London, 29 November 2017.

21 Dec 2017

Jerome H Powell: Confirmation hearing

Testimony by Mr Jerome H Powell, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, US Senate, Washington DC, 28 November 2017.

21 Dec 2017

Jens Weidmann: Welcome remarks

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements, at the SAFE/CFS/Deutsche Bundesbank lecture on "Making inclusive growth a reality" by Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Frankfurt am Main, 5 December 2017.

20 Dec 2017

Mario Marcel: Monetary policy and financial stability - transmission mechanisms and policy implications

Opening remarks by Mr Mario Marcel, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, at the Central Bank of Chil's Twenty-first Annual Conference, Santiago de Chile, 16 November 2017.

20 Dec 2017

François Villeroy de Galhau: Monitoring financial stability, with active monetary policies

Speech by Mr François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Bank of France, at a conference at the London Business School, London, 23 November 2017.

20 Dec 2017

Gent Sejko: Banking developments and financial market infrastructure. The role of structure, size and market infrastructure in risk mitigation and financial intermediation

Welcome address by Mr Gent Sejko, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the Annual Conference 2017 of the Bank of Albania, Tirana, 9 November 2017.

20 Dec 2017

Liviu Voinea: 10 years of Romania's EU membership - looking to the future

Presentation notes by Mr Liviu Voinea, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Romania, at the conference "10 Years of Romania's EU Membership", Bucharest, 26 October 2017.

19 Dec 2017

Peter Praet: The outlook for reform - cementing growth and delivering sustainable employment

Speech by Mr Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Ludwig Erhard Lecture, organised by the Lisbon Council, Brussels, 30 November 2017.

19 Dec 2017

Moses D Pelaelo: The importance of communication in macroeconomic policy management

Speech by Mr Moses D Pelaelo, Governor of the Bank of Botswana, at the Kgori Capital Business Club seminar, Gaborone, 3 October 2017.