DIARY-Top Economic Events to July 28
THURSDAY, MAY 25 ** LONDON - Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of Australia Guy Debelle gives opening remarks followed by panel participation at the Launch of the FX Global Code, London - 0800 GMT.
TOKYO - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives presentation on the U.S. economy and monetary policy at Keio University - 0200 GMT.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on "Global Economic Issues" before panel at the "Voices of Experience: A Conversation with Former Treasury Under Secretaries for International Affairs" hosted by the Center for Global Development, in Washington – 1400 GMT. LISBON - Lecture of ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio at Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestao (ISEG) Master in Monetary and Financial Economics in Lisbon, Portugal – 1800 GMT. SAGA, Japan - Bank of Japan Board Member Makoto Sakurai delivers a speech, attends a news conference in Saga, southern Japan. TORONTO - Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Sylvain Leduc will give speech at Payments Canada, Toronto – 2120 GMT. FRIDAY, MAY 26 ** MONTREUX, Switzerland - ECB Board Member Benoit Ceure participates in 24th Reunion of the Governors des Banques Centrales des Pays Francophones Organized by the Swiss National Bank - 2000 GMT.
ITALY - G7 summit in Taormina, Italy (to May 27).
SATURDAY, MAY 27
TOKYO - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks at the 2017 Spring Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Monetary Economics.
MONDAY, MAY 29 BRUSSELS - ECB President Mario Draghi speaks at the European Parliament in Brussels.
TUESDAY, MAY 30 VIENNA - Austrian National Bank Governor Ewald Nowotnty to speak on a panel about Marshall plan - 1600 GMT. VIENNA - ECB Governing Council member Erkki Liikanen gives a speech at an Austrian National Bank conference on "Is the post-crisis financial system more resilient? What remains to be done?" - 1015 GMT.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 31 NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan speaks before the C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations - 1200 GMT.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Reserve issues its Beige Book on economic condition - 1800 GMT. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand holds a financial stability report media conference. THURSDAY, JUNE 1
LISBON - ECB Bank Supervisor Pentti Hakkarainen speaks in Lisbon.
ZURICH - Swiss Economic Forum conference (to June 02).
GIFU, Japan - Speech by Bank of Japan Board Member Yutaka Harada.
NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell will speak to the Economic Club of New York - 1200 GMT.
FRIDAY, JUNE 2
** BASEL, Switzerland - Swedish national bank governor, Stefan Ingves, will participate in IADI’s research conference on "Designing an Optimal Deposit Insurance System - Theory and Practice".
READING, Pennsylvania - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on the economic outlook and the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia's Economic Growth and Mobility Project before the Pennsylvania Economic Association 2017 Conference - 1645 GMT.
BRUSSELS - EU-China Business Summit, Conference with speakers including European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang – 0730 GMT. DUBLIN - Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan and Michel Servoz, the European Commission's Director General of DG Employment, Social Affairs speak at event on Irish, EU economies – 1130 GMT.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7
** PARIS - Swedish central bank deputy governor, Cecilia Skingsley, will participate in a panel and discuss the "Cashless Society and Fintech" at a conference arranged by the OECD.
THURSDAY, JUNE 8 ** STOCKHOLM - Swedish central bank deputy governor, Cecilia Skingsley, will hold a speech at the SABO (Swedish Association of Public Housing Companies) financial conference and give her view of the current economic situation in Sweden and abroad.
FRANKFURT - ECB press conference with Mario Draghi following governing council meeting - 1230 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB governing council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement. VALLETTA - Informal meeting of the EU General Affairs Council (to June 9). LUXEMBOURG CITY - EU Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting (to June 9). BELGRADE - National Bank of Serbia interest rate decision. OTTAWA - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz and Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins to hold a press conference at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa – 1515 GMT. MONDAY, JUNE 12 STOCKHOLM - Meeting of the executive board of the Riksbank - 1100 GMT. WINNIPEG - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will give a speech at the Associates of the Asper School of Business Winnipeg, Manitoba - 1805 GMT. TUESDAY, JUNE 13
WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) starts its two-day meeting on interest rates - 1800 GMT. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14 ** WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces its decision on interest rates followed by news conference - 1830 GMT. FRANKFURT - IMF chief Christine Lagarde and Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann to speak at a conference.
THURSDAY, JUNE 15 LUXEMBOURG CITY - Eurogroup meeting in Luxembourg.
LONDON - Bank of England announces rate decision and publishes the minutes of the meeting, after the rate decision. TOKYO - Bank of Japan starts its two-day monetary policy meeting (to June 16). BERN - Swiss National Bank to publish its Financial Stability Report 2017 – 1630 GMT. BRUSSELS - Eurozone Finance Ministers meet in Brussels. FRIDAY, JUNE 16 STOCKHOLM - Meeting of the general council of the Riksbank - 0800 GMT. LUXEMBOURG CITY - EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting. BRUSSELS - European Union Finance Ministers meet in Brussels. MONDAY, JUNE 19 LUXEMBOURG CITY - EU Foreign Affairs Council meeting. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks before the Money Marketers of New York University. TUESDAY, JUNE 20 LUXEMBOURG CITY - EU General Affairs Council meeting. THURSDAY, JUNE 22 BRUSSELS - European Council meeting (to June 23). WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces OCR (Official Cash Rate). OSLO - Norway Central Bank holds press conference following the announcement of the Executive Board's interest rate decision and presentation of Monetary Policy Report – 0830 GMT. CLEVELAND - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland co-sponsors 2017 Policy Summit on Housing, Human Capital And Inequality. FRIDAY, JUNE 23 CLEVELAND - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester gives closing keynote speech. TUESDAY, JUNE 27 STOCKHOLM - Meeting of the executive board of the Riksbank - 0700 GMT.