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TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds Monetary Policy Meeting (Final Day). VIENNA, Austria - ECB policymaker Ewald Nowotny speaks at an economic reporters’ club in Vienna - 0900 GMT. LISBON - Swedish Central Bank Governor Stefan Ingves talks about Basel III at Banco de Portugal - 1000 GMT. MADRID - Bank of Spain’s Governor, Hernandez de Cos to speak at Economy Commission in Parliament - 1500 GMT.
OTTAWA - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz and Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will appear for Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce, Ottawa – 2015 GMT. BERLIN – ECB Supervisory Chief Daniele Nouy gives keynote speech at the 6th Financial Stability Conference organized by Financial Risk and Stability Network in Berlin - 0905 GMT. BERLIN - German Deputy Finance Minister Joerg Kukies speaks at the 2018 Financial Stability Conference in Berlin. Elisa Ferreira, Vice Governor of the Bank of Portugal, Daniele Nouy, Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank and chief supervisor of the European banks, are among the other speakers at the event - 0800 GMT. WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Board holds open meeting to discuss proposed rules that would modify the enhanced prudential standard framework for large banking organizations - 1430 GMT.
LISBON – Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will visit Banco de Portugal and discuss the road to Basel III – 1100 GMT. BERN, Switzerland - Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan gives speech on “Protectionism makes monetary policy difficult”, Berne Economic Society of the Canton of Berne – 1715 GMT.
OSLO - Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to students at The Norwegian University of Life Sciences - 1215 GMT.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1 ** MONTREAL - Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins gives speech at Max Bell School of Public Policy, McGill University - 1700 GMT. ** OTTAWA - The John Kuszczak Memorial Lecture: Introductory Remarks by Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri - 1730 GMT. ** OTTAWA - Panel: Revisiting the Merits of the Inflation Targeting Policy Framework and its Alternatives, moderated by Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Timothy Lane. Panelists: Martin Eichenbaum, Northwestern University; Adam Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics; Frank Smets, European Central Bank - 1900 GMT.
INTERLAKEN, Switzerland - Speech by Swiss National Bank (SNB) Executive Board member Fritz Zurbrügg at the NZZ conference “Real Estate Days 2018”. Topic: “Macroeconomic overview: view of the SNB” - 1515 GMT. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York Executive Vice President Kevin Stiroh speaks at Financial Times U.S. Banking Forum: Charting a Course for Stability and Success – 1410 GMT. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York Executive Vice President Kevin Stiroh panelist at Financial Times U.S. Banking Forum: Charting a Course for Stability and Success - 1425 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Egil Matsen gives a speech at Norges Bank. BERGEN, Norway - Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to Bergen Chamber of Commerce and Industry - 1030 GMT. FORNEBU, Norway - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen gives a speech at Finance Norway’s payments conference 2018 - 0905 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England announces rate decision and publishes the minutes of the meeting, after the rate decision – 1200 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England to release Inflation Report – 1200 GMT.
** ATHENS - Central bank chiefs, Carlos Costa (Bank of Portugal), Ewald Nowotny (National Bank of Austria), Οlli Rehn (Bank of Finland), Jan Smets (National Bank of Belgium), Yannis Stournaras (Bank of Greece) and Mario Vella Bank (Central Bank of Malta) as well as ECB governing council members discuss monetary policy and bank supervision in Europe at International Economic History Conference for the 90 years of the Bank of Greece (to Nov. 3)
NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York hosts public Town Hall meeting related to the Federal Reserve System’s Strategies for Improving the U.S. Payment System (SIPS) initiative - 1300 GMT.
STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank Minutes from the Monetary Policy to be published – 0830 GMT.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4 ** TEL AVIV, Israel - Swedish Deputy Governor Martin Floden will participate in a farewell conference for Bank of Israel Governor Karnit Flug. He will participate in a panel discussion on monetary policy and inflation targeting - 1130 GMT.
TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases Minutes of Monetary Policy Meeting held on Sept. 18 and 19 – 2350 GMT.
BRUSSELS - ECB Vice President Luis de Guindos, ECB chief economist Peter Prate and Governing Council member Jan Smets, speak in Brussels. NAGOYA, Japan - Speech by Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda at a meeting with business leaders in Nagoya – 0100 GMT. LONDON – Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz gives a speech at Canada-UK Chamber of Commerce - 1310 GMT.
LONDON – A Roundtable with Jon Nicolaisen, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank in London - 1530 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT.
BRUSSELS - Euro Zone finance ministers meet to discuss deeper euro zone integration, including a euro zone budget, new powers for the euro zone bailout fund and setting up a euro zone deposit guarantee scheme - 1400 GMT.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6 OSLO – Riksbank First Deputy Governor Kerstin af Jochnick will speak at the Norwegian conference Boligmarkedet 2018 on the significance of the interest rate for the Swedish housing market – 0900 GMT. STOCKHOLM – Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will present the Riksbank’s view of the payment system of today and tomorrow at the conference “Framtidens betalningar” – 1515 GMT. BRUSSELS - ECB Board Member Benoit Coeure speaks in Brussels - 1115 GMT. OSLO – Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech at “NEF Boligmarkedet - Balanser og ubalanser” - a conference hosted by The Association of Real Estate (NEF). TRONDHEIM, Norway – Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Egil Matsen gives a speech at “Sparebankdagene 2018”, a conference hosted by The Norwegian Savings Banks Association.
BRUSSELS - European Union finance ministers meeting - 0800 GMT.
TOKYO – Bank of Japan board member Yukitoshi Funo delivers speech, meets business leaders in Kochi, southwestern Japan - 0130 GMT. STOCKHOLM – Riksbank Deputy Governor Martin Flodén will discuss the economic situation and monetary policy – 1630 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from board members at its Oct. 30-31 policy meeting – 2350 GMT. WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) starts its two-day meeting on interest rates (to Nov. 8). THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8 GENEVA – Swiss National Bank’s Member of the Governing Board, Andrea Maechler and Alternate Member of the Governing Board, Thomas Moser gives a speech at Money Market Event – 1730 GMT.
WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces Official Cash Rate (OCR) and Monetary Policy Statement at a media conference. WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces its decision on interest rates followed by statement - 1900 GMT.
NEW YORK CITY, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams gives opening remarks before the Investing in America’s Workforce Book Launch - 1330 GMT.
NEW YORK CITY, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on “Workforce Investment by Sector” before the Investing in America’s Workforce Book Launch, in New York - 1345 GMT.
BERLIN - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks to the foreign press association (VAP) on a range of issues - 1100 GMT.
SUNDSVALL, Sweden – Riksbank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson will discuss current monetary policy and the economic situation at Mid Sweden University in Sundsvall. LINKOPING, Sweden - Riksbank Deputy Governor Per Jansson will visit Linköping. The visit is the final stop on the tour of Sweden carried out over the year as a part of the Riksbank’s 350th anniversary – 1700 GMT.
Wednesday, November 14 WASHINGTON D.C. - Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Randal Quarles gives semiannual testimony before the House Financial Services Committee - 1400 GMT.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari participates in a moderated question-and-answer session with the Minnesota AgriGrowth Council - 2000 GMT.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Randal Quarles gives semiannual testimony, “Federal Reserve’s Supervision and Regulation of the Financial System” before the Senate Banking Committee - 1500 GMT. MADRID, Spain - Global Interdependence Center hosts event, “Central Banking Series: Madrid.” Speakers include Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16
CHICAGO, Illinois - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a moderated question-and-answer session before the Fixed Income Forum Roundtable - 1630 GMT.
FRANKFURT - ECB President Mario Draghi and Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speak at a conference in Frankfurt - 0830 GMT. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19
TOKYO – Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of France Governor Villeroy de Galhau will speak at a Europlace International Financial Forum - 0330 GMT.
BRUSSELS - European Union Foreign Affairs Council Meeting. OSLO - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen gives a speech at a conference hosted by the Federation of Norwegian Industries – 1400 GMT. ROME - Europe’s Economic Commissioner Pierre Moscovici holds a news conference at the EU Commission’s headquarters - 1330 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting – 0800 GMT.
PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues Non manufacturing Business Outlook Survey for November - 1330 GMT.
FRANKFURT - ECB governing council non-monetary policy meeting.
STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank publishes Financial Stability Report 2018:2 - 0830 GMT.
NEW YORK CITY - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks before an Economic Club of New York luncheon, in New York - 1700 GMT. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand releases half-yearly financial stability report - 2000 GMT.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee will release the minutes from its November 7-8 policy meeting – 1900 GMT.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 3 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT.
** OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement - 1500 GMT.
LONDON - Bank of England publishes Financial Stability Report - 0700 GMT.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11 LONDON - Bank of England publishes Record of the Financial Policy Committee meeting held on November 28, 2018 - 0930 GMT.
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank announces interest rate decision - 0900 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank holds Announcement of the Executive Board’s interest rate decision and publication of Monetary Policy followed by press conference - 0930 GMT. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand will host a conference focussing on linkages between financial markets and the macro economy, or macro-finance for short (to Nov. 14)
MONDAY, DECEMBER 17 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank General Council Meeting - 1200 GMT.
STOCKHOLM – Riksbank holds executive board meeting, monetary policy meeting No. 5 – 0800 GMT.
STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank announces interest rate decision. Monetary policy report will be published – 0830 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England publishes Summary and minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee meeting - 1200 GMT.
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