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Major central bank events ** This Diary is filed daily ** ——————————————————————————————- SUNDAY, MAY 1 AMELIA ISLAND, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley speaks before the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta’s Financial Markets Conference - 2315 GMT.
MONDAY, MAY 2 AMELIA ISLAND, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart gives welcome remarks before the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Financial Markets Conference - 1250 GMT. BEVERLY HILLS, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams gives a panel presentation on “Systemic Risk: Inevitable or Preventable?” before the Milken Institute 2016 Global Conference - 2130 GMT. FRANKFURT - Asian Development Bank holds its four-day annual meeting (to May 5). FRANKFURT - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks at a seminar “The future of financial markets: A changing view of Asia” during 49th annual meeting of Asian Development Bank - 1400 GMT. LUCERNE, Switzerland - Financial seminar on challenges posed by euro. Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan and European Central Bank Executive Board member Sabine Lautenschlaeger to speak - 1630 GMT.
TUESDAY, MAY 3 AMELIA ISLAND, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart holds media availability prior to welcome remarks at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Financial Markets Conference - 1200 GMT. AMELIA ISLAND, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart gives welcome back remarks before the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Financial Markets Conference - 1225 GMT AMELIA ISLAND, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester introduces and moderates a panel on “Unconventional Wisdom: How Will Unusual Monetary Policy Affect Market Liquidity?” at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta’s Financial Markets conference - 1430 GMT. JACKSONVILLE, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the World Affairs Council of Jacksonville - 2300 GMT. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia interest rate meeting - 0430 GMT. SANTA MONICA, United States - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will participate in a panel discussion at the Milken Institute - 1630 GMT. FRANKFURT - Germany’s Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret speaks at annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank - 0700 GMT. FRANKFURT - European Central Bank board member Benoit Coeure speaks at the World Bank Global Borrower Forum organized by the Ministry of Finance and Public Accounts - 0715 GMT. LONDON - Roundtable lunch with Central Bank of Malta Governor Josef Bonnici to discuss the divergent monetary policies, the impact of negative interest rates, the future of the capital markets union and the role of central banks in boosting economic growth. WEDNESDAY, MAY 4 ROCHESTER, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari hosts a town hall meeting - 2230 GMT. FRANKFURT - European Central Bank Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled. LJUBLJANA - Slovenia Finance Minister Dusan Mramor and Bank of Slovenia Vice Governor Mejra Festic talk at a conference on EU integration - 0900 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Sweden Riksbank to publish the minutes of April policy meeting - 0730 GMT. FRANKFURT - Germany’s Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speaks at annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank - 1015 GMT. THURSDAY, MAY 5 STANFORD, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan and Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart participate in “International Monetary Policy and Reform in Practice” panel before the Hoover Institution “International Monetary Stability - Past, Present, and Future” policy conference - 2315 GMT. SANTA BARBARA - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard speaks on the U.S. economy and monetary policy, and participates in panel before the 35th University of California at Santa Barbara Economic Forecast Project Santa Barbara County Summit - 1550 GMT. FRANKFURT - European Central Bank economic bulletin - 0800 GMT. OTTAWA - European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio speaks at the “Re-Inventing the Role of Central Banks in Financial Stability” - 1315 GMT. FRIDAY, MAY 6 SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia quarterly statement on monetary policy - 0130 GMT. OTTAWA - Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri will participate in a panel discussion - 1500 GMT. MUNICH - Germany’s Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann speaks on “Not against the laws of economics - Hans-Werner Sinn as a public intellectual” - 0730 GMT. MONDAY, MAY 9 LONDON - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy before a panel at the “City Week 2016: The International Financial Services Forum” - 0910 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan to publish the minutes of its March policy meeting - 2350 GMT. MINNEAPOLIS, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari speaks before the Economic Club of Minnesota - 1700 GMT.
TUESDAY, MAY 10 LONDON - Bank of England Deputy Governor Andrew Bailey takes part in panel discussion at European Bank for Reconstruction and Development conference - 1400 GMT. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand to publish Financial Stability Report - 2100 GMT.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 11 REYKJAVIK - Iceland central bank to announce its interest rate decision publish a monetary bulletin - 0800 GMT. LONDON - European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Annual Meeting and Business Forum (to May 12). ROME - Italy Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan to address an economic conference at the Luiss university - 1030 GMT. MONTREAL, Canada - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will participate on a panel at the CFA Institute in Montreal - 1245 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Sweden’s Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves holds a speech titled “Monetary policy and money” - 1600 GMT.
THURSDAY, MAY 12 ALBUQUERQUE - Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George speaks on the U.S. economy before the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Business and Community Leaders Luncheon - 1815 GMT. MADRID - European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio gives a lecture on “Challenges for the European Banking Industry” at an event entitled “European Banking Industry organized by Universidad de Navarra - 1640 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England announces interest rate decision and releases inflation report - 1100 GMT. OSLO - Norway central bank announces interest rate decision - 0800 GMT. ——————————————————————————————— For enquiries to customer help desks: click PHONE/HELP for telephone numbers. For any questions or comments on the diary, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org NOTE: The inclusion of items in this diary does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event.