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Speeches published in 2005

16/12/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  European financial integration
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB 10th Symposium on Finance, Banking, and Insurance, University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, 16 December 2005
08/12/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Opening remarks at the press briefing on the occasion of the publication of the December 2005 Financial Stability Review
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 8 December 2005
08/12/2005
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi:  Economic forecasting and monetary policy
Speech by Lorenzo Bini Smaghi Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank Keynote speech DIW 1925 – 2005 conference Berlin, 8 December 2005
28/11/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  The state of European financial integration
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, Third euro fixed income forum, Euromoney Conferences, Paris, 28 November 2005
23/11/2005
Otmar Issing:  Mortgage markets and monetary policy: a central banker’s view
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, European Mortgage Federation Annual Conference, Brussels, 23 November 2005
21/11/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  Los tres pilares del crecimiento europeo
Discurso pronunciado por José Manuel González-Páramo, Miembro del Comité Ejecutivo del BCE, Economist Conferences: 17th Business Roundtable with the Government of Spain Madrid, 21 de noviembre de 2005
21/11/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory Statement by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 21 November 2005
18/11/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Financial markets and monetary policy in Europe
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the ECB, at Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 18 November 2005
18/11/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Eurasia: Bull Meets Tiger – Panel III – Financial Markets: Shared Responsibility
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB Frankfurt European Banking Congress Frankfurt, 18 November 2005
16/11/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Developing the Work and Tools of CEIOPS: the views of the ECB
Keynote speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB CEIOPS Conference “Developing a New EU Regulatory and Supervisory Framework for Insurance and Pension Funds: The Role of CEIOPS” Frankfurt am Main, 16 November 2005
15/11/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  SEPA: making the dream become a reality
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB First EU/US Retail Banking Forum 15 November 2005, Brussels
14/11/2005
Otmar Issing:  The role of fiscal and monetary policies in the stabilisation of the economic cycle
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB International Conference “Stability and Economic Growth: The Role of the Central Bank” Mexico City, 14 November 2005
10/11/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Growth potential, labour productivity and structural reforms in Europe
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB Annual Dinner Lloyd’s, London, 10 November 2005
06/11/2005
Otmar Issing:  Mario Monti. A tribute.
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB 6 November 2005
04/11/2005
Otmar Issing:  Addressing global imbalances: the role of macroeconomic policy
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Contribution to the Banque de France symposium on 'Productivity, Competitiveness and Globalisation' Paris, 4 November 2005
28/10/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Banking supervision and financial stability in Europe
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the ECB, delivered at the Conference: “Supervision of international banks: Is a bank crisis still possible in Europe?” organised by the European Banking Federation, Brussels, 28 October 2005.
28/10/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  "The Eurosystem and the integration of European financial markets", 50th Anniversary of ACI – The Financial Markets Association
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, Paris, 28 October 2005
28/10/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Global Financial Markets 2015: looking ahead - Ten theses - Liechtenstein Dialogue, Liechtenstein
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Liechtenstein, 28 October 2005
28/10/2005
Otmar Issing:  The role of money in the monetary policy strategy of the ECB
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Workshop on “What Central Banks can learn from money and credit aggregates” Eltville, 28 October 2005
21/10/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Regulation, Competition and Integration in EU banking: What Drives Performance? - Revisiting Freiburg -
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Faculty of Economics and Behavioural Sciences, Opening of the Integrated Master Programmes of the academic year 2005/2006, Freiburg, 21 October 2005
18/10/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  Access to finance and economic development
Speech by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB CEF conference Buenos Aires, 18 October 2005
14/10/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Single market for financial services – vision or reality?
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Luxembourg Financial Market Forum 2005 Europe – United States – Asia Luxembourg, 14 October 2005
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13/10/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  The reform of the Stability and Growth Pact: an assessment
Speech by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Conference on “New Perspectivas on Fiscal Sustainability” Frankfurt, 13 October 2005
10/10/2005
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi:  Inflation, expectations and current challenges to monetary policy
Speech by Lorenzo Bini Smaghi Member of the Executive Board European Central Bank The European Inflation-Linked Conference 2005 Rome, 10 October 2005
10/10/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  The euro area economy: determinants of growth, competitiveness and the need for structural reforms
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB Premier Cercle/Wall Street Journal - Executive Briefing 10 October 2005
03/10/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Keeping up the momentum: achieving the SEPA objectives on time
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, Off-site strategy meeting of the Coordination Committee of the European Payments Council, Durbuy, 3 October 2005
03/10/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  European financial integration
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB Danmarks Nationalbank Copenhagen, 3 October 2005
30/09/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Press briefing: Presentation of indicators of financial integration in the euro area
Presentation by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB 30 September 2005
30/09/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Opening remarks to the press briefing: Presentation of indicators of financial integration in the euro area
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main, 30 September 2005
30/09/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  La reforma de las reglas fiscales de la Unión Monetaria en perspectiva
Discurso pronunciado por José Manuel González-Páramo, Miembro del Comité Ejecutivo del BCE VII Congreso Nacional de Economía, La Coruña, 30 de septiembre de 2005
22/09/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Growth and competitiveness in euro area economies
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the ECB, at the General Assembly of the German-Hellenic Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Athens, 22 September 2005
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19/09/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Financial structures, credit growth and house prices in the new EU Member States: Policy challenges on the road to the euro
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the ECB at the Conference held by Latvijas Banka, Riga, 19 September 2005
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19/09/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Eröffnung der Ausstellung “Der Blick hinter die Fassaden”
Rede von Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB OeNB, Wien, 19. September 2005
19/09/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  Regional divergence in the euro area
Speech by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, International Conference on “The Role of Government in Regional Economic Development”, rede (Research in Economics, Energy and the Environment), Universidade de Vigo, Baiona, 19 September 2005
14/09/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 14 September 2005
27/08/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Monetary Policy and 'Credible Alertness'
Intervention by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB at the Panel Discussion “Monetary Policy Strategies: A Central Bank Panel”, at the Symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 27 August 2005
06/08/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Speech during the memorial service for Wim Duisenberg on 6 August 2005 in the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, 6 August 2005
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18/07/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Financial services policy 2005-2010: the ECB’s view
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, Exchange of Views on Financial Services Policy 2005 – 2010, European Commission Brussels, 18 July 2005
14/07/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  The outlook for financial stability in the euro area
Speech by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Kuala Lumpur, 14 July 2005
13/07/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  European Monetary Union. Where do we stand?
Keynote speech given by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank Euro Conference welcome dinner: Expanding ASEAN-EU economic links – the role of the euro Kuala Lumpur, 13 July 2005
06/07/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  European financial integration: the views of the ECB
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB EUROPLACE International Financial Forum 6 July 2005, Paris
04/07/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Presentation of the ECB’s Annual Report 2004 to the European Parliament
Introductory Statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet President of the European Central Bank Strasbourg, 4 July 2005
24/06/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Monetary policy in EMU – views and challenges
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB ZEW, Mannheim, 24 June 2005
23/06/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  The European Central Bank’s monetary policy in an international context: principles and challenges
Speech by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB University of La Laguna, Tenerife, 23 June 2005
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21/06/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Reflections on the international financial system
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB Bundesbank Lecture, Berlin, 21 June 2005
17/06/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Closing remarks at the ECB Workshop “What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries”
Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB 17 June 2005
17/06/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Introductory remarks on the euro and European financial integration, at the ECB Workshop “What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries?”
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB 17 June 2005
16/06/2005
Otmar Issing:  European integration – achievements and challenges
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB at the Workshop on “What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries”, 16 June 2005
16/06/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Opening address at the ECB Workshop “What effects is EMU having on the euro area and its member countries?”
Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 16 June 2005
15/06/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  English translation of a contribution by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, published in Le Monde, in the edition dated 16 June 2005.
The publication of the translation was authorised by Le Monde.
09/06/2005
Otmar Issing:  The Lisbon process – a view from the ECB
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, 4th Munich Economic Summit on “Europe and the Lisbon Goals: Are we halfway there?” Munich, 9 June 2005.
08/06/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Asset price bubbles and monetary policy
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB Mas lecture 8 June 2005, Singapore.
03/06/2005
Lucas Papademos:  The political economy of the reformed Stability and Growth Pact: implications for fiscal and monetary policy
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the ECB, at the Conference “The ECB and Its Watchers VII”, 3 June 2005
03/06/2005
Otmar Issing:  The monetary pillar of the ECB
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB “The ECB and Its Watchers VII” Conference 3 June 2005
31/05/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Press briefing on the ECB Financial Stability Review – June 2005
Opening remarks by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet President of the European Central Bank Frankfurt am Main, 31 May 2005
31/05/2005
Otmar Issing:  The euro and European financial market integration
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB 8th German Corporate Conference, Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt am Main, 31 May 2005
30/05/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  The European economy: current situation, prospects, challenges
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, delivered at the “Forum économique international des Amériques” Conférence de Montréal, 30 May 2005, Montreal
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26/05/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Financial markets integration in Europe: the ECB’s view
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB 9th European Financial Markets Convention Federation of European Securities Exchanges Brussels, 26 May 2005
23/05/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 23 May 2005
23/05/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  Inflation differentials in the euro area
Speech by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank at Cámara de Comercio, Industria y Navegación de la Región de Murcia Murcia, 23 May 2005
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20/05/2005
Otmar Issing:  One size fits all! A single monetary policy for the euro area
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB International Research Forum, Frankfurt am Main, 20 May 2005.
13/05/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  Taxation, tax reform and monetary policy
Speech by José Manuel González-Páramo, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB Universidad Complutense Madrid, 13 May 2005.
09/05/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Monetary stability and financial integration in Europe
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the ECB, at the First Annual Meeting of Greek and Turkish Bank Chief Executives organised by the Institute of International Finance, Alpha Bank and Işbank Athens, 9 May 2005
06/05/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Interchange in a changing market: Observations from the euro area perspective
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB for the conference organised by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Santa Fe, 6 May 2005
27/04/2005
Otmar Issing:  The enlargement of the EU and the euro zone
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the spring 2005 World Economic Outlook Conference, Frankfurt am Main, 27 April 2005
26/04/2005
Lucas Papademos:  Presentation of the ECB’s Annual Report 2004 to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory statement by Mr Lucas Papademos, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 26 April 2005
25/04/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  The need for regulatory involvement in the evolution of payment systems
Speech by Ms Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the International Payments Conference 2005, London, 25 April 2005
19/04/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Remarks on the European financial integration and on the management of inflation expectations by the European Central Bank
by Jean-Claude Trichet President of the European Central Bank at the conference “The euro: one currency, one financial market” organised by the European Commission on 19 April 2005 in New York
19/04/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  The next dimension for EU-China relations
Statement by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Roundtable “Charting China’s impact on the world economy”, Brussels, 19 April 2005
15/04/2005
Lucas Papademos:  The euro and economic growth
Speech by Lucas Papademos, Vice President of the ECB at Forum des Idées Économiques, Sciences Po, Paris, 15 April 2005.
09/04/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  The challenges of economic and financial integration in the enlarged Europe
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, at the conference “Europe after the enlargement”, Center for Social and Economic Research (CASE), Warsaw on 9 April 2005.
08/04/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  La moneda única y sus exigencias: ¿Ha merecido la pena?
Discurso pronunciado por José Manuel González-Páramo, Miembro del Comité Ejecutivo del Banco Central Europeo, Club Prensa Asturiana – Ciencia y Tecnología Gijón, 8 de abril de 2005
24/03/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  La gestion de la transition vers la monnaie unique et l’établissement de la crédibilité de l’euro
Discours de Jean-Claude Trichet, Président de la Banque centrale européenne, le 24 mars 2005, à l’occasion de la réception du titre de docteur honoris causa de l’Université de Liège (Belgique).
18/03/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  The success of the euro and its impact on European companies
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, at the Congress on Small-sized Enterprises, organized by Confindustria, Bari, Italy, 18 March 2005.
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14/03/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Testimony before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament
Introductory statement by Mr Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, Brussels, 14 March 2005
11/03/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Der Euro und die Währungen der neuen EU-Länder
Dr. Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell Mitglied des Direktoriums Europäische Zentralbank Oberstdorfer Wirtschaftsforum Oberstdorf, 11. März 2005
10/03/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  European Financial Integration: the view of the ECB
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, Eurofi conference entitled “Europe’s single capital market: time to tackle the toughest challenges”, Luxembourg, 10 March 2005
09/03/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Monetary and Financial Policies in the New Integrated Union
SUERF/UNICREDIT conference ”Governance and structure of European finance after EU enlargement”, speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB
09/03/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Economic and financial integration in EMU and implications for monetary and economic policies
SUERF/UNICREDIT conference ”Governance and structure of European finance after EU enlargement” Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB, Frankfurt, 9 March 2005
01/03/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Integration and efficiency in collateral markets - a central bank perspective
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Euroclear Collateral Solutions Workshop and Conference, Brussels, 1 March 2005.
25/02/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Monetary Policy and Private Expectations. Zolotas Lecture at the Bank of Greece
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB Athens, 25 February 2005.
24/02/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Article by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank in the The Wall Street Journal, 24 Februar 2005
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21/02/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  La situación actual de la economía europea
Discurso de José Manuel González-Páramo, Miembro del Comité Ejecutivo y del Consejo de Gobierno del Banco Central Europeo Banco de España Madrid, 21 de febrero de 2005
07/02/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  La gestión de las políticas fiscales en el marco de la Unión Económica y Monetaria
Discurso de José Manuel González-Páramo, Miembro del Comité Ejecutivo y del Consejo de Gobierno del Banco Central Europeo. IESE Business School, Madrid, 7 de febrero de 2005
28/01/2005
José Manuel González-Páramo:  Financial integration and economic growth. Lessons from the European experience. Foro Chile – Unión Europea Fundación Euroamérica
Speech by Prof. José Manuel González-Páramo, Executive Board and Governing Council Member EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK, 28 January 2005
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26/01/2005
Otmar Issing:  Wachstum in Europa – Chancen und Risiken, Topic of the year 2005
Rede von Otmar Issing, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB Frankfurt am Main, 26. Januar 2005
25/01/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  Communication, transparency and the ECB’s monetary policy
Keynote speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank, at the New Year’s reception of the International Club of Frankfurt Economic Journalists on 24 January 2005, Frankfurt am Main
20/01/2005
Otmar Issing:  Monetary Policy Implementation: Lessons from the past and challenges ahead. Opening speech at the ECB Workshop
Speech by Otmar Issing, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main 20 January 2005
20/01/2005
Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell:  Dinner speech on the Eurosystem’s monetary policy implementation at the ECB Workshop on “Monetary Policy Implementation: lessons from the past and challenges ahead”
Speech by Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Frankfurt am Main 20 January 2005.
19/01/2005
Otmar Issing:  Die Geldpolitik der EZB im Spannungsfeld globalisierter Finanzmärkte
Hochschule für Bankwirtschaft, Frankfurt am Main Rede von Otmar Issing, Mitglied des Direktoriums der EZB, 19. Januar 2005
14/01/2005
Jean-Claude Trichet:  The euro ; successes and challenges
Speech by Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the ECB at the European American Press Club in Paris on 14 January 2005
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