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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12 ROME - Conference on “Investing in Europe” (to Dec. 13). Speakers:- Polish Finance Minister Mateusz Szczurek, French Finance Minister Michel Sapin and OECD Deputy Secretary General Rintaro Tamaki. FRANKFURT - Deutsche Bundesbank Vice President Claudia Buch to speak on “May change happen” - 1200 GMT. OSLO - Norges Bank Governor Oystein Olsen and Norges Bank Investment Management Director Yngve Slyngstad hold lectures for the regional network.
STOCKHOLM - Sweden’s central bank holds monetary policy meeting (to Dec. 16). VIENNA - Austrian Central Bank presents the semi-annual financial stability report along with Austrian Central Bank Governor Ewald Nowotny - 0900 GMT.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 16 WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) holds two-day meeting on interest rates. NEW YORK - UK Finance Minister George Osborne speaks. LONDON - Bank of England publishes half-yearly Financial Stability Report - 0700 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney holds news conference on results of bank stress tests and half-yearly Financial Stability Report - 0900 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor Guy Debelle speaks at the 27th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference in Sydney - 0015 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of its December policy meeting - 0030 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Swedish central bank announces interest rate decision.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17 WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee announces decision on interest rates. WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen holds a press conference - 1930 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England will release the minutes of its December policy meeting - 0930 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council and General Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled (to Dec. 18).
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18 BRUSSELS - European Council meeting (to Dec. 19). TOKYO - Bank of Japan monetary policy meeting (to Dec 19).
CHICAGO - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans gives opening remarks before the Second Annual Summit on Regional Competitiveness - 1500 GMT. CHARLOTTE, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker takes part in panel discussing the economic outlook - 1730 GMT. WASHINGTON - European Commission Economic and Financial Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici speech on EU investment and growth - 1700 GMT. ZURICH - Swiss National Bank Governing Board Chairman Thomas Jordan speaks at the 9th End-of-Year Conference of Swiss Economists Abroad. STOCKHOLM - Meeting of the General Council of the Riksbank.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24 TOKYO - Bank of Japan to release the minutes of November policy-setting meeting - 2350 GMT.
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 25 TOKYO - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks at the meeting of Councillors of Japan Business Federation.
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