Here you find interviews by the members of the Executive Board.
|Number of results: 32 date title|
"Central banks are becoming their countries' largest creditors"
Monetary Policy, Economic Situation | DEFR
In an interview with the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann comments the government bond purchases by the ECB, the discussion about the prohibition of cash and the integration of asylum seekers.
Dombret: "Keep regulations for banks as straightforward as possible"
Banking Supervision | DE
The Group of Governors and Heads of Supervision (GHOS) have agreed to revise the Basel Committee's current set of banking regulations (Basel III) by the end of 2016. Speaking in an interview, Bundesbank Executive Board member Andreas Dombret said the standards needed to be risk-sensitive and nonetheless kept as straightforward as possible.
"IBAN in vier Blöcke aufteilen"
Cash management, Payment Transactions | No English translation available
Verschwindet das Bargeld aus unserem Alltag? Die Zahlen belegen eine andere Entwicklung, sagt Bundesbankvorstand Carl-Ludwig Thiele. Im Interview spricht er zudem über Falschgeld, SEPA-Überweisungen und Bitcoins.
"Just because it's legal doesn't make it right"
Banking Supervision | DEFR
In an interview with the German daily newspaper Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung, Bundesbank Executive Board member Andreas Dombret has called for a code of conduct for banks which all staff members are required to obey. He noted that just because certain transactions in grey areas were legal didn't automatically make them right, adding that a clear set of values and ethical standards could help to nip such business in the bud.