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** WASHINGTON DC - Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard makes opening remarks about diversity at the Sadie T.M. Alexander Conference - 1400 GMT.
** DALLAS - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida to participate in “Fed Listens: A Conversation with Community Leaders in Southern Dallas,” followed by a brief moderated discussion with Dallas Fed President Robert S. Kaplan - 1600 GMT.
** DALLAS - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida to participate in a moderated discussion with Dallas Fed President Robert S. Kaplan - 2300 GMT. UPPSALA, Sweden - Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will give his view on economic developments during an event organized by the Uppsala Association of International Affairs - 1715 GMT.
WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand to deliver a speech on ‘Capital Review - Safer Banks for a Safer New Zealand’ at Rutherford House lecture theatre 2 (RHLT2), 33 Bunny Street, Wellington - 2330 GMT.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26 BRUSSELS - Keynote speech by Yves Mersch, a member of the executive board of the ECB, at the 3rd annual conference on “FinTech and Digital Innovation: Regulation at the European Level and Beyond”, organized by Afore Consulting in Brussels, Belgium - 1430 GMT. WASHINGTON, D.C - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell to testify on U.S. monetary policy and the economy before the Senate Banking Committee - 1500 GMT.
PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues Nonmanufacturing Business Outlook Survey for February - 1330 GMT.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27 FRANKFURT - Opening remarks by ECB board member Benot Coeure at the joint ECB, Deutsche Bundesbank and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago conference on CCP Risk Management in Frankfurt, Germany - 0830 GMT. FRANKFURT - Bundesbank president Jens Weidmann to speak and hold a news conference - 1000 GMT. TAKAMATSU, Japan - Bank of Japan board member Goushi Kataoka will speak to business leaders in Takamatsu, western Japan, and hold a news conference - 0130 GMT. WASHINGTON, D.C. - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies on U.S. monetary policy and the economy before the House Financial Services Committee - 1500 GMT. OSLO - Independent Centre for Monetary Economics releases its annual review of the Norwegian central bank’s policy. Norway Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen will attend - 0900 GMT. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28
** SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan to participate in moderated question-and-answer session before the Real Estate Council of San Antonio - 1800 GMT.
MITO, Japan - Bank of Japan board member Hitoshi Suzuki delivers a speech to business leaders in Ibaraki, eastern Japan, and holds a news conference - 0130 GMT. OSLO - Norges Bank governor Oeystein Olsen to deliver a speech to students in Oslo - 1000 GMT.
PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks before the Philadelphia Inquirer 2019 Influence of Finance Awards, in Philadelphia - 1715 GMT. WASHINGTON, D.C. - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida speaks on “A View from the Federal Reserve Board” before the National Association for Business Economics 35th Annual NABE Economic Policy Conference - 1300 GMT. ATLANTA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in discussion, “The Economic and Housing Landscape: An Update” before the “Big Data, Big Money: Exploring Banking’s Next Horizon” conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta - 1350 GMT. ST. LOUIS, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester participates in the Second Annual Women in Economics Symposium hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, in St. Louis, Mo - 0000 GMT.
** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell to address the Citizens Budget Commission 87th Annual Awards Dinner - 0115 GMT.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic speaks on “A View from the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta” before the National Association for Business 35th Annual Economic Policy Conference - 1815 GMT.
VIENNA - United Nations IAEA, board of governors meeting (to Mar. 8). TUESDAY, MARCH 5 BOSTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren to speak on the current economic landscape in the United States and abroad before the National Association of Corporate Directors’ New England Chapter - 1230 GMT.
LONDON - The Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee statement from its meeting - Feb. 26 2019 – 0930 GMT. WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6
** COLUMBUS, Ohio - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester to participate in moderated question-and-answer session hosted by the Columbus Partnership- 1700 GMT. HULL, - Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane to host first ‘Citizens Panel’ in Hull, northeast England - 1800 GMT. YAMANASHI, Japan - Bank of Japan Board Member Yutaka Harada to deliver a speech at a meeting with business leaders in Yamanashi - 0130 GMT.
NEW YORK CITY, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams speaking at the Economic Club of New York - 1700 GMT. WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic condition – 1900 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT. OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement – 1500 GMT.
HAMILTON, Canada - Bank of Canada’s deputy governor Lynn Patterson to speak at Hamilton Chamber of Commerce – 1745 GMT. FRANKFURT - Governing Council of the ECB holds monetary policy meeting in Frankfurt.
FRANKFURT - ECB President Mario Draghi holds a press conference, after the interest rate meeting - 1330 GMT. TUESDAY, MARCH 12 BASEL, Switzerland - Central bankers from around the globe speak at a financial conference in Basel. Top speakers include central bank chiefs from Italy, Netherlands, Sweden, Australia, Mexico and Chile. Euro zone and UK bank supervisors are also scheduled to speak (to March 13). BRUSSELS - EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting. LONDON - Bank of England publishes Record of the Financial Policy Committee meeting held on Feb. 26, 2019 - 0930 GMT.
TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds Monetary Policy Meeting (to Mar. 15).
HELSINKI - Finnish central bank chief Olli Rehn will brief the press on monetary policy and the global economy in Helsinki - 0900 GMT TOKYO - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks to reporters at the end of the central bank policy meeting - 0230 GMT. TUESDAY, MARCH 19
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) starts its two-day meeting on interest rates (to Mar. 20). TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases minutes of Monetary Policy Meeting held on Jan. 22 and 23 – 2350. THURSDAY, MARCH 21
BERN - Swiss National Bank (SNB) Monetary policy assessment – 0830 GMT. FRANKFURT - General Council meeting of the ECB in Frankfurt. OSLO - Norway Central Bank holds announcement of the Executive Board’s interest rate decision and publication of Monetary Policy followed by a press conference – 0900 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England announces rate decision and publishes the minutes of the meeting, after the rate decision – 1200 GMT.
LONDON - A city lecture and lunch discussion with Patrick Harker, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, in London. TOKYO - Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from board members at its March 14-15 policy meeting - 2350. TUESDAY, MARCH 26
BRATISLAVA - ECB Governing Council member Jozef Makuch holds news conference - 1200 GMT. PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia to issue nonmanufacturing business outlook survey for March - 1230 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT.
WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces official cash rate (OCR).
ZURICH - Swiss National Bank Governing board member Andrea Maechler will deliver a speech at Money Market Event, Zurich – 1700 GMT.
STOCKHOLM - Riksbank general council meeting - 1200 GMT. ---------------------------------------------------------------- NOTE: The inclusion of items in this diary does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event. For technical issues, please contact Thomson Reuters Customer Support (TRCS) here