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TUESDAY, MAY 19 WASHINGTON - Bretton Woods Committee 2015 Annual Meeting. Speakers:- World Bank Managing Director Sri Mulyani Indrawati, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde WASHINGTON - Financial Stability Oversight Council meets in an open session to discuss the Council’s 2015 annual report and a discussion of charters for the Council’s committees. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew to attend. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will also participate - 1830 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England deputy governor Andrew Bailey speaks on “the journey to a safer and sounder financial system”, hosted by ICAS - 0730 GMT. PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND, Canada - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will address the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce in Prince Edward Island, followed by a news conference. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia will publish the minutes of May policy meeting - 0130 GMT. PARIS - European Central Bank governing council member Christian Noyer speaks at a Euromoney conference on inflation-linked bonds - 0700 GMT. TORONTO - Canadian Finance Minister Joe Oliver will speak at a private capital markets conference in Toronto - 1300 GMT. VIENNA - Wiener Boerse Prize evening. Austrian Finance Minister Hans Joerg Schelling delivers keynote address, ECB Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny takes part in panel discussion - 1600 GMT. GENEVA - Swiss National Bank director Jean-Pierre Danthine speaks in Geneva on “Swiss monetary policy facts and fictions” - 1600 GMT. FRANKFURT - German’s Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret to speak on “What are the challenges of the SSM?” - 1215 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at The Future of International Governance and the G20 conference, hosted by the G20 Studies Centre at the Lowy Institute for International Policy - 2315 GMT. MUNICH, Germany - Economic Growth, Monetary Policy, and Structural Reform: Challenges ahead for the United States and Europe (to May 20). Speakers:- Bank of Italy Governor Ignazio Visco and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans
WASHINGTON - Federal Open Market Committee will publish the minutes of April policy meeting - 1800 GMT. MUNICH - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy before the National Association for Business Economics International Symposium: “Economic Growth, Monetary Policy, and Structural Reform: Challenge Ahead for the United States and Europe” - 0700 GMT. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York hosts “Mortgage Contract Design: Implications for Households, Monetary Policy, and Financial Stability” conference (to May 21) LONDON - Bank of England will publish the minutes of May policy meeting - 0830 GMT. MELBOURNE - Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor for Financial System, Malcolm Edey speaks at the 20th Annual Cards & Payments conference 2015 in Melbourne - 2250 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled. STOCKHOLM - Sweden’s Riksbank holds executive board meeting.
SINTRA, Portugal - European Central Bank forum on central banking (to May 23). Speakers:- ECB President Mario Draghi and board member Peter Praet, IMF Economic Counsellor Olivier Blanchard, BoE Governor Mark Carney, Central Bank of Mexico Governor Agustin Carstens, Central Bank of Ireland Governor Patrick Honohan, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Chief Economist Catherine Mann and Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda. SINTRA, Portugal - Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer speaks on “Past, Present and Future Challenges for the Euro Area” before the ECB Forum on Central Banking - 1730 GMT. WASHINGTON - Bank of England’s insurance regulator Victoria Saporta takes part in panel discussion at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners 2015 International Insurance Forum - 1430 GMT. KIEL, Germany - German’s Bundesbank Vice President Claudia Buch to speak on “Financial Stability and Macroprudential Policy” - 1600 GMT. NEW YORK - U.S. Treasury Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy Karen Dynan participates in “Panel C: Implications for monetary policy and financial stability” before the Mortgage Contract Design: Implications for Households, Monetary Policy, and Financial Stability conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York - 1730 GMT. STANFORD - Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams and former Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser participate in “Policy Panel on the Impact of Reform in Practice” before the Central Bank Governance and Oversight Reform conference hosted by the Hoover Institution at Stanford University - 2300 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England policymaker Martin Weale speaks at a seminar on “The Oil Price Slump and its Effects on Advanced Economies” at AIECE conference hosted by NIESR - 1315 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe speaks in London. TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds Monetary Policy Meeting (to May 22).
FRIDAY, MAY 22 MANCHESTER, England - Bank of England Deputy Governor Minouche Shafik gives speech at Association of Corporate Treasurers conference - 0945 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England member Martin Taylor speaks at the International Association of Credit Portfolio Managers - 0920 GMT. FRANKFURT - German’s Bundesbank Board member Andreas Dombret to speak on “Less systemically important - The first six months of indirect supervision” - 0900 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney takes part in panel discussion on “Current perspectives on inflation and unemployment in the euro area and advanced economies” - 1100 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks at the ECB Forum on Central Banking on “Inflation and Unemployment in Europe” - 0800 GMT. PROVIDENCE, United States - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks on the U.S. economic outlook before the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce Economic Outlook Luncheon - 1700 GMT.
SINTRA, Portugal - Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer participates in “Structural Perspectives on European Employment, Productivity, and Growth in a Global Context” panel before the ECB Forum on Central Banking - 1330 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks at the ECB Forum on Central Banking on “Inflation and Unemployment in Europe” - 1330 GMT.
REYKJAVIK, Iceland - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks before the Financial Intermediation Society, 2015 Academic Conference - 1215 GMT.
ZURICH - Swiss National Bank head Thomas Jordan holds a citizen’s forum. DUBLIN - European Commissioner for Economic & Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici speaks on ‘Consolidating Ireland’s Recovery - What Next?’ - 0930 GMT.
BATON ROUGE - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on “From Country Banks to SIFIs: The 100-year Quest for Financial Stability” before an event hosted by the Louisiana State University Graduate School of Banking - 0010 GMT. DRESDEN, Germany - G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meet in Dresden (to May 29). SAPPORO, Japan - Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Kikuo Iwata meets business leaders in Sapporo - 0130 GMT. OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement.
THURSDAY, MAY 28 SINGAPORE - Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks before the Monetary Authority of Singapore Banking Supervision and Regulation joint conference - 0630 GMT. HELENA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Narayana Kocherlakota speaks on monetary policy before a Community Leader Lunch. VIENNA - Austrian National Bank Governor Ewald Nowotny to hold a press conference after 2015 annual meeting - 0915 GMT.
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