Speeches published in 2013

16/12/2013
Mario Draghi:  Hearing at the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory statement by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Brussels, 16 December 2013
13/12/2013
Peter Praet:  Economic Recovery in the Euro Area – The role of Monetary Policy
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Belgian Financial Forum at the University of Antwerp, Antwerp, 13 December 2013
12/12/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Introductory remarks at the press conference on the completion of the EU-funded cooperation programme with the National Bank of Serbia
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Belgrade, 12 December 2013
12/12/2013
Mario Draghi:  Hearing before the Plenary of the European Parliament on the occasion of the adoption of the Resolution on the ECB Annual Report 2012
Introductory statement by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Strasbourg, 12 December 2013
10/12/2013
Mario Draghi:  Money and monetary institutions after the crisis
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the conference organised by Banca d’Italia in memory of Curzio Giannini, Rome, 10 December 2013
09/12/2013
Yves Mersch:  Euro area monetary policy: where we stand
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, 28. Internationales ZinsFORUM 2013: Zinsen 2014 Frankfurt, 9 December 2013
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06/12/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The future of Europe: building on our strengths
Introductory remarks by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB at the plenary session on “The Future of Europe” during the fifth German Economic Forum Frankfurt, 6 December 2013
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04/12/2013
Yves Mersch:  Auf dem Weg zur Europäischen Bankenunion: Chancen nutzen, Risiken beherrschen
Rede von Yves Mersch, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, Fachtagung Risikocontrolling und –management Deutscher Sparkassen und Giroverband „Auf der Suche nach Performance“, Berlin, 4. Dezember 2013
02/12/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Banking union and the future of banking
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the IIEA Conference on “The Future of Banking in Europe”, Dublin, 2 December 2013
29/11/2013
Yves Mersch:  Mastering the crux of defragmentation
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, SAFE Conference on Financial Market Policy, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, 29 November 2013
28/11/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Changing Reality
Intervention of Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Panel Discussion “Reverse Reality - What If: “Lehman Sisters’ or the Sisterhood Ran G20 and Big Business?”, Women in Parliament, Global Forum, Brussels, 28 November 2013
27/11/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Fünf Jahre Krise – wo steht Europa heute?
Rede von Jörg Asmussen, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, Martinsgansessen Nordmetall, Hamburg, 27. November 2013
26/11/2013
Yves Mersch:  Economic and legal limits of central banking
Keynote speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, IMFS Conference on Monetary and Financial Stability, Frankfurt am Main, 26 November 2013
23/11/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The political dimension of European economic integration
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, At the 19th Université d’automne de la Ligue des droits de l’Homme, Paris, 23 November 2013
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22/11/2013
Mario Draghi:  Opening speech at the European Banking Congress “The future of Europe”
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 22 November 2013
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21/11/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Europe 2014 – an outlook from the ECB
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Council on Foreign Relations, New York, 21 November 2013
21/11/2013
Mario Draghi:  Keynote address at the Süddeutsche Zeitung Führungstreffen Wirtschaft 2013
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at Führungstreffen Wirtschaft “Strategies for more growth” organised by Süddeutsche Zeitung, Berlin, 21 November 2013.
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19/11/2013
Peter Praet:  Steering the economy in a challenging environment
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 16th Euro Finance Week, Frankfurt am Main, 19 November 2013
18/11/2013
Yves Mersch:  On the road to a banking union: the way forward from the ECB’s perspective
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 16th Euro Finance Week, Frankfurt am Main, 18 November 2013
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18/11/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Economic convergence across Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe: Achievements and challenges
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, CEEI conference ‘Financial Cycles and the Real Economy: Lessons for CESEE’, Vienna, 18 November 2013
15/11/2013
Yves Mersch:  The overhaul of the architecture of the euro area 
and the return of investor confidence
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the CFA Institute European Investment Conference “Beyond Austerity: Opportunities for European Investors in the Global Market”, London, 15 November 2013
13/11/2013
Yves Mersch:  SMEs, Banking Union, and securitisation – 
exploring the nexus
Keynote speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, EIB, in cooperation with RBWC and the EURO 50 Group: “Investment and Investment Finance: Putting Europe on a sustainable growth path”, Luxembourg, 13 November 2013
12/11/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  The Costs and Benefits of Unorthodox Monetary Policy
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at European Conference 2013 organised by UBS, London, 12 November 2013.
08/11/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  The public and the private banking union
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the joint conference “The Single Resolution Mechanism and the Limits of Bank-Regulation” Humboldt Universität/Financial Risk and Stability Net-work in Berlin Berlin, 8 November 2013
08/11/2013
Yves Mersch:  Intergenerational Justice in Times of Sovereign Debt Crises
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Minsky Conference in Greece organised by the Levy Economics Institute Athens, 8 November 2013
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05/11/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Banking Union – essential for the ins, desirable for the outs!
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Danske Bank Financial Forum 2013, Stockholm, 5 November 2013
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05/11/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Banking Union and the European crisis
Opening remarks by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the 6th Santander International Banking Conference, Madrid, 5 November 2013
28/10/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Lessons from East Asia for the euro area
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Asia Europe Economic Forum on “Challenges and Prospects for Asian and European Economies", Beijing, 28 October 2013
25/10/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Cooperation and diversity: principles for a stable euro area
Acceptance speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at Bocconi University on the occasion of the award ceremony “Alumnus of the Year” Milan, 25 October 2013
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21/10/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Retail payments at a crossroads
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at a joint conference by the European Central Bank and the Banque de France, “Retail Payments at a Crossroads: Economics, Strategies and Future Policies”, Paris, 21 October 2013
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18/10/2013
Peter Praet:  Household heterogeneity and the transmission mechanism
Dinner speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, ECB Conference on Household Finance and Consumption, Frankfurt am Main, 17 October 2013
17/10/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The relevance of household-level data for monetary policy and financial stability analysis
Opening remarks by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the ECB Conference on Household Finance and Consumption, Frankfurt am Main, 17 October 2013
12/10/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Introductory statement for the panel discussion on “The G20 and the future of global economic governance”
Statement by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the IIF Annual Membership Meeting, Washington D.C., 12 October 2013
11/10/2013
Mario Draghi:  Euro area economic outlook, the ECB’s monetary policy and current policy challenges
Statement by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, prepared for the Twenty-Eighth Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, in Washington D.C. on 12 October 2013
10/10/2013
Mario Draghi:  The euro area economy: current prospects 
and challenges ahead
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB at the Economic Club of New York New York, 10 October 2013
09/10/2013
Mario Draghi:  Europe’s pursuit of ‘a more perfect Union’
Lecture by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge (USA), 9 October 2013
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09/10/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The economic consequences of low interest rates
Public lecture by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the International Center for Monetary and Banking Studies, Geneva, 9 October 2013
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07/10/2013
Peter Praet:  Japan and the EU in the global economy – challenges and opportunities
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the conference “Japan and the EU in the global economy – challenges and opportunities”, organised by Bruegel, the Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University, and Fondation France-Japon de l’EHESS, Brussels, 7 October 2013
03/10/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Liquidity regulation and monetary policy implementation: from theory to practice
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Toulouse School of Economics, Toulouse, 3 October 2013
30/09/2013
Yves Mersch:  Towards a European Banking Union
Keynote Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, The Bridge Forum Dialogue, Luxembourg, 30 September 2013
30/09/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The implications of bail-in rules for bank activity and stability
Opening speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB at Conference on “Financing the recovery after the crisis- the roles of bank profitability, stability and regulation”, Bocconi University, Milan, 30 September
27/09/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Deutsche Bank Prize attribution to Raghuram Rajan
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the Panel on “Liquidity and Monetary Policy” at the occasion of Deutsche Bank Prize attribution to Raghuram Rajan, Frankfurt, 26 September 2013
26/09/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The usefulness of forward guidance
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, before the Money Marketeers Club of New York, New York, 26 September 2013
26/09/2013
Yves Mersch:  A regime change in supervision and resolution
Keynote Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, European Supervisor Education (ESE) Conference, Frankfurt, 26 September 2013
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24/09/2013
Yves Mersch:  Neueste politische Entscheidungen zur Bankenunion und ihre Auswirkungen auf die EZB als Aufsichtsbehörde
Rede von Yves Mersch, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, Generalversammlung der Österreichischen Bankwissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft (BWG), Wien, den 24. September 2013
24/09/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  2012 Bernácer prize award ceremony in honour of Nicholas Bloom
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, on the occasion of the Awarding Ceremony of the Germán Bernácer Prize for Promoting Economic Research in Europe to Nicholas Bloom, Madrid, 24 September 2013
16/09/2013
Mario Draghi:  Keynote speech at the conference “Europe and the Euro – A Family Affair”
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the conference organised by Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie and Bundesvereinigung der Deutschen Arbeitgeberverbände, Berlin, 16 September 2013
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12/09/2013
Mario Draghi:  Euro Conference - Latvia
Keynote Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Riga, 12 September 2013
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11/09/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Four years after Pittsburgh: 
What has OTC derivatives reform achieved so far
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at joint Banque de France, Bank of England and ECB conference on OTC derivatives reform, Paris, 11 September 2013
10/09/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  The global monetary policy stance: what are the risks?
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Bruegel Annual Meeting Brussels, 10 September 2013
06/09/2013
Yves Mersch:  Monetary policy and financial stability under one roof
Keynote Speech at the 6th Policy Roundtable of the European Central Bank: “The future of global policy coordination” Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, 6 September 2013
04/09/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Towards a banking union – the state of play from the ECB’s perspective
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Handelsblatt Conference “Banken im Umbruch” Frankfurt, 4 September 2013
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02/09/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Outright Monetary Transactions, one year on
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the conference “The ECB and its OMT programme”, organised by Centre for Economic Policy Research, German Institute for Economic Research and KfW Bankengruppe Berlin, 2 September 2013
29/08/2013
Yves Mersch:  The single market and banking union
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, European Forum Alpbach 2013, Alpbach, 29 August 2013
25/08/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Auf dem Weg zum Euro – allegro ma non troppo
Rede von Jörg Asmussen, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, Abschlussveranstaltung des Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival (SHMF), 25 August 2013, Gut Schierensee
06/08/2013
Peter Praet:  Forward guidance and the ECB
Column by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, published on VoxEU.org on 6 August 2013
15/07/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  COGESI workshop on collateral eligibility requirements
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 15 July 2013
15/07/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Triparty Settlement Interoperability
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 15 July 2013
12/07/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  The role of Europe in global rebalancing
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the Expert Seminar "Asia's role in the Global Economy Forum" organised by Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF), Singapore, 12 July 2013
11/07/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Reviving credit growth in the euro area
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Paris Europlace International Financial Forum “Growth and Investment Opportunities in Europe”, Paris, 11 July 2013
10/07/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Non-standard monetary policy measures: where do we stand?
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the International Monetary Seminar “Sovereign Risk, Bank Risk and Central Banking” organised by the Banque de France, Paris, 10 July 2013
10/07/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Opening remarks at the closing ceremony of the Eurosystem Needs Analysis Project funded by the European Union
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Skopje, 10 July 2013
09/07/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Building Banking Union
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Atlantic Council, London, 9 July 2013
05/07/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Monetary Policy and the Risk of a Lost Decade
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB at the Amundi World Investment Forum 2013 “Mapping uncharted territories of investing”, Paris, 5 July 2013
27/06/2013
Yves Mersch:  The single supervisory mechanism – a step towards a European banking union
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, University of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Hachenburg, 27 June 2013
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26/06/2013
Mario Draghi:  Introductory remarks at the French Assemblée Nationale
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Paris, 26 June 2013
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26/06/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Intervention in a panel on “The Future of Europe”
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at IIF 2013 Spring Membership Meeting Paris, 26 June, 2013
25/06/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Duration Risk in the Financial System
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at “The Global Borrowers & Investors Forum 2013 - A Euromoney Conference”, London, 25 June 2013
25/06/2013
Mario Draghi:  Stable Euro, Strong Europe
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the Wirtschaftstag 2013 Berlin, 25 June 2013
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23/06/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  The global crisis: lessons for international policy cooperation
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Kiel Institute for the World Economy, Kiel, 23 June 2013
18/06/2013
Mario Draghi:  Opening remarks at the session “Rethinking the Limitations of Monetary Policy”
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the farewell conference honouring Governor Stanley Fischer, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem 18 June 2013
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17/06/2013
Yves Mersch:  The European Central Bank’s role in overcoming the Crisis
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the UniCredit Business Dialogue, Hamburg, 17 June 2013
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17/06/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Ausblick auf eine europäische Bankenunion
Rede von Jörg Asmussen, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, Rede anlässlich des Magdeburger Finanzmarktdialogs, 15 Jahre Europäische Zentralbank – Entwicklung, Gegenwart und Zukunft, Magdeburg, 17. Juni 2013
14/06/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Reintegrating financial markets
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the General Assembly of the European Savings Banks Group, Berlin, 14 June 2013
13/06/2013
Yves Mersch:  Monetary policy in an environment of low growth and interest rates
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Nordea 3rd Annual Nordic AAA Seminar, Copenhagen, 13 June 2013
13/06/2013
Mario Draghi:  Responsible leadership in times of crisis
Address by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, on the occasion of receiving the ESMT Leadership Award 2013, Berlin, 13 June 2013
11/06/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Introductory statement by the ECB in the proceedings before the Federal Constitutional Court
Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Karlsruhe, 11 June 2013
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10/06/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Monetary policy in a fragmented world
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 41st Economics Conference of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna, 10 June 2013
03/06/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Global liquidity and international risk-sharing in the post-crisis environment
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Bank of Korea International Conference 2013 “Assessing Global Liquidity in a Global Framework”, Seoul, 3 June 2013
03/06/2013
Mario Draghi:  Strengthening financial resilience
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the 2013 International Monetary Conference, Shanghai, 3 June 2013
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24/05/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Implications of the SSM on the ESFS
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, Public Hearing on Financial Supervision in the EU, Brussels, 24 May 2013
23/05/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  The European Crisis and the role of the financial system
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the Bank of Greece conference on “The crisis in the euro area” Athens, 23 May 2013
23/05/2013
Mario Draghi:  Building stability and sustained prosperity in Europe
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the event entitled “The Future of Europe in the Global Economy” hosted by the City of London Corporation, London, 23 May 2013
23/05/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The Single Resolution Mechanism: Why it is needed
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the ICMA Annual General Meeting and Conference 2013, organised by the International Capital Market Association, Copenhagen, 23 May 2013
22/05/2013
Peter Praet:  Monetary policy in the context of balance sheet adjustments
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington DC, 22 May 2013
17/05/2013
Yves Mersch:  “Built to Last”: The New Euro Area Framework
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Barclays Research Conference, London, 17 May 2013
17/05/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Monetary policy in the crisis – Confronting short-run challenges while anchoring long-run expectations
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB at the Journées de l’AFSE 2013 - La crise de l’Union Economique et Monétaire (UEM): Enjeux théoriques et perspectives de politique économique Université d’Orléans, 17 May 2013
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16/05/2013
Peter Praet:  Adjustment and growth in the euro area
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, European Business Summit, Brussels, 16 May 2013
08/05/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Exchange of views with the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the European Parliament on financial assistance to Cyprus
Introductory Statement by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Brussels, 8 May 2013
06/05/2013
Mario Draghi:  The euro, monetary policy and reforms
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, on receiving an honorary degree in political science, LUISS “Guido Carli” University, Rome, 6 May 2013
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06/05/2013
Yves Mersch:  The euro and the ECB: Perspectives and challenges ahead
Keynote address by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Journée Boursière, Luxembourg, 6 May 2013
03/05/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Where to exit to? Monetary policy implementation after the crisis
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 15th Geneva Conference on the World Economy: “Exit strategies: time to think about them” Geneva, 3 May 2013
02/05/2013
Mario Draghi:  Short address on the occasion of the launch of the Europa series €5 banknote
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB Bratislava, 2 May 2013
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29/04/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  CEEs and the crisis: current challenges and benefits
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, IIF Central and Eastern Europe CEO Conference, Berlin, 29 April 2013
25/04/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Fragmentation and rebalancing in the euro area (slides from the presentation)
Presentation by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, Joint EC-ECB Conference on Financial Integration Brussels, 25 April 2013
25/04/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Saving the euro
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, The Economist’s Bellwether Europe Summit, London, 25 April 2013
24/04/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Presentation of the ECB Annual Report 2012 to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory Statement by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, Brussels, 24 April 2013
22/04/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Euro banknotes: a secure means of payment and a symbol of Europe
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the conference “Preparations for the launch of the second series of euro banknotes: challenges and opportunities” organised by the European Central Bank and Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna, 22 April 2013
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20/04/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Eurozone cross-fire: the way out of economic recession - Assessment of a realist and a response to idealists and cynics
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Bank of America/Merill Lynch Investor conference, Washington DC, 20 April 2013
18/04/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Financial stability in Europe and the progress towards banking union
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the event “The Way Forward for the Eurozone and Europe: A Conversation with European Policymakers” organised by Brookings Institution and the Center for the United States and Europe, Washington, 18 April 2013
17/04/2013
Peter Praet:  The crisis response in the euro area
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the afternoon session “The Challenges Ahead” at Pioneer Investments’ Colloquia Series “Redrawing the Map: New Risk, New Reward” organised by Unicredit S.p.A., Beijing, 17 April 2013
16/04/2013
Mario Draghi:  Hearing before the Plenary of the European Parliament on the occasion of the adoption of the Resolution on the ECB Annual Report 2011
Introductory statement by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Strasbourg, 16 April 2013
15/04/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Harmonising cashless payments: the SEPA experience
Dinner speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, ECB Seminar “Sharing the European Experience in Retail Payments Integration and Innovation”, InterContinental Hotel, Silhouette Room, 7.00 p.m. Frankfurt am Main, 15 April 2013
15/04/2013
Mario Draghi:  The role of monetary policy in addressing the crisis in the euro area
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the “Room for discussion” of the Study Association SEFA and the Faculty of Economics and Business, Amsterdam, 15 April 2013
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11/04/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  SME financing, market innovation and regulation
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Eurofi High Level Seminar organised in association with the Irish Presidency of the Council of the EU, Contribution to plenary Session 11: Challenges and feasibility of diversifying the financing of EU corporates and SMEs, Dublin, 11 April 2013
05/04/2013
Yves Mersch:  The Banking Union - a European perspective: reasons, benefits and challenges of the Banking Union
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the seminar “Auf dem Weg zu mehr Stabilität – Ein Dialog über die Ausgestaltung der Bankenunion zwischen Wissenschaft und Praxis“ organised by Europolis and Wirtschaftswoche, Berlin, 5 April 2013
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02/04/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Currency fluctuations: the limits to benign neglect
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the luncheon panel: Currency Wars and the G-20’s Goal of Strong, Sustainable, and Balanced Growth, Conference on Currency Wars: Economic Realities, Institutional Responses, and the G-20 Agenda, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC, 2 April 2013
25/03/2013
Yves Mersch:  Opening of the “New Face of the Euro” exhibition
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Banco de España, Madrid, 25 March 2013
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20/03/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Is Europe on the right track?
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at Deutsche Bank Women in European Business conference “Competition versus Coalition – the quest for growth?”, Frankfurt am Main, 20 March 2013
19/03/2013
Yves Mersch:  Closing remarks at the ECB/EU Commission conference on “Post-trade harmonisation and financial integration in Europe”
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 19 March 2013
19/03/2013
Mario Draghi:  Opening remarks at the conference ‘Post-trade harmonisation and the integration of financial markets: a joint effort’
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 19 March 2013
18/03/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Die Rolle der Europäischen Zentralbank in der Europäischen Schuldenkrise
Rede von Jörg Asmussen, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, Veranstaltung der Schwarzkopf-Stiftung “Junges Europa“, Berlin, 18. März 2013
18/03/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  Die Krise im sechsten Jahr – was bleibt zu tun?
Rede von Jörg Asmussen, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, auf der Konferenz „Die Bankenunion: Wie lässt sich das Monster zähmen?“, organisiert von der Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Berlin, 18. März 2013
15/03/2013
Mario Draghi:  Euro area economic situation and the foundations for growth (slides from the presentation)
Presentation by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the Euro Summit, Brussels, 14 March 2013
12/03/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The way back to financial integration
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, International financial integration and fragmentation: Drivers and policy responses. Conference organised by the Banco de España and the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee, Madrid, 12 March 2013
11/03/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  The nature and significance of Banking Union
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the conference “Financial Regulation: Towards a global regulatory framework?”, Chatham House City Series, London, 11 March 2013
04/03/2013
Yves Mersch:  Financial stability policies in central banks
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Seminar: “Financial Stability Policies in a Post-Crisis World” Czech National Bank, 4 March 2013
02/03/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Revisiting the European social contract
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the European Conference at Harvard Europe 2.0 - Taking The Next Step, Cambridge MA, 2 March 2013
27/02/2013
Yves Mersch:  The European banking union – first steps on a long march
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Finanzplatztag, 27 February 2013
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27/02/2013
Mario Draghi:  The policy and the role of the European Central Bank during the crisis in the euro area
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the Katholische Akademie in Bayern, Munich, 27 February 2013
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27/02/2013
Peter Praet:  Economic adjustment in the euro area
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Institutional Money Congress 2013, Frankfurt am Main, 27 February 2013
22/02/2013
Jörg Asmussen:  The future of global economic governance
Speech by Jörg Asmussen, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, 22 February 2013
22/02/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Adjustment and growth in the euro area economies
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Nova School of Business and Economics and the Banco de Portugal, Lisbon, 22 February 2013
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15/02/2013
Mario Draghi:  G20 priorities 
under the Russian Presidency
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the G20 Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting, Moscow, 15 February 2013
13/02/2013
Peter Praet:  Transition of the financial system 
in the wake of the financial crisis
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 8th annual European Market Liquidity Conference of the Association of Financial Markets in Europe, London, 13 February 2013
12/02/2013
Mario Draghi:  Introductory Statement at the Congreso de los Diputados de España
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Meeting with Members of Parliament, Madrid, 12 February 2013
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12/02/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Towards the Banking Union
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the 2nd FIN-FSA Conference on EU Regulation and Supervision “Banking and Supervision under Transformation” organised by the Financial Supervisory Authority, Helsinki, 12 February 2013
07/02/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Monetary Policy and Banking Supervision
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Symposium: “Central Banking: Where Are We Headed?” in honour of Stefan Gerlach’s contribution to the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability, Goethe University, Frankfurt, 7 February 2013
31/01/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Establishment of the Single Supervisory Mechanism; the first pillar of the Banking Union
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, on the Establishment of the Single Supervisory Mechanism; the first pillar of the Banking Union 11th Annual European Financial Services Conference, Brussels, 31 January 2013
29/01/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  Establishing the Single Supervisory Mechanism
Speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the BAFT-IFSA 2013 Europe Bank-to-Bank Forum 29 January 2013
29/01/2013
Peter Praet:  Speech on the occasion of the “Annual Danish Top Executive Summit 2013”
Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board, at the “Annual Danish Top Executive Summit 2013”, Copenhagen, 29 January 2013
22/01/2013
Mario Draghi:  Address at the New Year’s Reception of the Frankfurt Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Speech by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 22 January 2013
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21/01/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  The three dimensions of the euro area crisis
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Asia-Europe Economic Forum conference on European troubles, Asian worries, Brussels, 21 January 2013
18/01/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Euro area financial regulation: where do we stand? (slides from the presentation)
Presentation by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the meeting organised by the International Capital Markets Association in Paris, France, 18 January 2013
16/01/2013
Benoît Cœuré:  Ensuring the smooth functioning of money markets
Speech by Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, 17th Global Securities Financing Summit, Luxembourg, 16 January 2013
12/01/2013
Vítor Constâncio:  The global financial crisis – 5 years on
Intervention by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, China-Europe Economists Symposium, Beijing, 12 January 2013
10/01/2013
Mario Draghi:  Unveiling of the 5 euro banknote of the new Europa series
Short address by Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, at the Archaeological Museum in Frankfurt am Main, 10 January 2013