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** This Diary is filed daily ** —————————————————————————————- TOP ECONOMIC EVENTS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17
BOSTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks before the “Inequality of Economic Opportunity in the United States” conference in Boston - 1230 GMT. KENILWORTH - Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane speaks to Kenilworth Chamber of Trade - 0645 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks at the annual meeting of credit cooperatives - 0635 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio at 2nd Frankfurt Conference on Financial Market Policy “Banking beyond Banks” organized by the SAFE Policy Center - 0745 GMT. FRANKFURT - Bundesbank Vice President Claudia Buch will be present at a panel discussion on “What is special/normal about non-bank banking?” - 0900 GMT. FRANKFURT - Deutsche Bundesbank board member Joachim Nagel speaks on “Infrastructures: Delivering safety and liquidity?”. PARIS - French President Francois Hollande is due to meet with the heads of the IMF, OECD, World Bank, ILO and WTO at the OECD for an annual meeting - 1600 GMT.
BOSTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren speaks before the “Inequality of Economic Opportunity in the United States” conference in Boston - 1230 GMT. ADELAIDE - RBA Assistant Governor Christopher Kent speaks at the Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) National Congress 2014 in Adelaide - 2330 GMT.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 20 LONDON - Bank of England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe and ECB Vice-President Vitor Constancio discuss bank regulation - 1045 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds quarterly meeting of its regional branch managers. Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda will deliver a short speech at the outset of the meeting, which will also produce a quarterly report on regional sectors of the economy.
SYDNEY - RBA will release the Minutes of its October Monetary Policy Meeting - 0030 GMT. SYDNEY - RBA Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s 7th Annual Australasian Fixed Income Conference, Sydney - 0855 GMT. GENEVA - Swiss National Bank (SNB) Governing Board Member Fritz Zurbruegg speaks at the ICMB Public Conference on “Long-time low interest rates - too much of a good thing?”.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Board holds open meeting to discuss a final rulemaking requiring sponsors of securitization transactions to retain risk in those transactions - 1930 GMT. OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement and Monetary Policy Report. SYDNEY - RBA Governor Glenn Stevens speaks at the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Payments and Clearing Association - 2100 GMT. LJUBLJANA - FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) Summit 2014. Speakers:- Slovenia Prime Minister Miro Cerar and Finance Minister Dusan Mramor.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23 BRUSSELS - European Council meeting (to Oct 24). LONDON - Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent gives speech on monetary policy outlook to Society of Business Economists - 0805 GMT. MADRID - Bank of Spain Governor Luis Linde will deliver a lecture at the Foro La Voz de Galicia. OSLO - Norwegian central bank’s policy-setting executive board holds interest-rate meeting.
MILAN, Italy - ECB Executive Board member Peter Praet speaks at the International Banking Conference “Structural changes in the banking sector” organized by Bocconi University in Milan, Italy - 0820 GMT.
TORONTO - Toronto Global Forum (to Oct. 28). Canadian Finance Minister Joe Oliver, Enbridge CEO Al Monaco and Caisse CEO Michael Sabia speak on “Rethinking Growth”.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) holds two-day meeting on interest rates.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces decision on interest rates. VERDAL, Norway - Norges Bank Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen and Global Head of Equity Trading Oyvind Schanke speaks in Verdal, Norway. ———————————————————————————————- Enquiries to customer help desks — double click on for telephone numbers. E-mail: email@example.com NOTE: The inclusion of diary items does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event.