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WASHINGTON - Federal Open Market Committee will release the minutes from its January policy meeting - 1900 GMT. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell gives a lecture, Financial Institutions, Financial Markets and Financial Stability, before the New York University Stern School of Business, Center for Global Economy and Business Lecture event - 2200 GMT. WASHINGTON - U.S. Treasury’s chief economist, Karen Dynan, will speak on a panel on debt deleveraging - 1730 GMT. FRANKFURT - European Central Bank Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled. ** ATHENS - Greek Deputy Finance Minister Dimitris Mardas holds presser on tax issues - 1000 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central bank Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley speaks on Where is the Swedish Economy Going? - 0800 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan announces interest rate decision. LONDON - Bank of England will release the minutes of its February policy meeting - 0930 GMT.
JONKOPING, Sweden - Swedish Central bank Deputy Governor Per Jansson gives presentation of latest monetary policy decision. FRANKFURT - European Central Bank will release the minutes of January policy meeting - 1230 GMT. QUEBAC, Canada - Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Agathe Cote addresses the Quebec Technology Association - 1700 GMT. FRANKFURT - Andreas Dombre, a board member of Germany’s Bundesbank, to speak at International Bankers Forum - 1500 GMT. ROME - OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria will present the Economic Survey of Italy at a news conference with Economy Minister and Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan.
BRATISLAVA - French Finance Minister Michel Sapin meets his Slovakia counterpart Peter Kazimir.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 22 TOKYO - Bank of Japan will release the minutes of January policy meeting - 2350 GMT.
LONDON - ECB Board member Yves Mersch takes part in a panel discussion on “The Benefits to Achieving a Capital Markets Union” at Dialogue on creating an EU Capital Markets Union organised by the London School of Economics and Political Science and Goldman Sachs - 1345 GMT.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24 WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen semi-annual monetary policy testimony to Senate Banking Committee - 1400 GMT. LONDON, Canada - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz speaks at the Western University, followed by news conference - 1845 GMT. LONDON - Launch of OECD Economic Surveys: United Kingdom 2015. LONDON, United Kingdom - Bank of England monetary policy member Kristin Forbes speaks at the annual State of the Economy Conference on “Prospects for the UK Economy” organised by the Institute of Economic Affairs - 0910 GMT.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gives semiannual testimony on the economy and monetary policy before the House Financial Services Committee. OSLO - Central bank of Norway Governor Oystein Olsen gives lectures at the University of Oslo - 1400 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Swedish central bank to release the minutes of February policy meeting.
ATLANTA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks on monetary policy and the economic outlook before the 2015 Banking Outlook Conference - 1800 GMT. YOKOHAMA, Japan - Bank of Japan board member Koji Ishida speaks - 0130 GMT.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27 NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester, Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley and Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer participate in the U.S. Monetary Policy Forum 2015 Annual Conference sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
TUESDAY, MARCH 3 SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) holds interest rate meeting - 0330 GMT.
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