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FRIDAY, APRIL 24 RIGA, Latvia - Informal meeting of Ministers for Economic and Financial Affairs (ECOFIN) (to April 25). TOKYO - Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Hiroshi Nakaso speaks on the long-term prospects for Asia’s economy hosted by the Securities Analysts Association of Japan - 0300 GMT. WASHINGTON - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will speak as part of a panel at the Export-Import Bank of the United States - 1430 GMT. FRANKFURT - Germany’s Bundesbank board member Joachim Nagel speech “Euro crisis, what now?” - 1530 GMT. BERNE - Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan is due to speak at the Swiss National Bank annual shareholder meeting in Berne - 0800 GMT.
RIGA - German Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann and German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble to participate in a press conference - 1530 GMT.
SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Glenn Stevens speaks at the Australian Financial Review Banking and Wealth Summit - 2240 GMT. LONDON - Central Bank of Norway Governor Oystein Olsen addresses the Systemic Risk Centre (SRC) at the London School of Economics (LSE) - 1730 GMT.
TUESDAY, APRIL 28 WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee holds two-day meeting on interest rates. ATHENS - Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis and minister of state Panagiotis Nikoloudis meet with delegation of Swiss finance ministry officials for talks on closer cooperation between the two countries’ tax authorities - 0900 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank holds monetary policy meeting (to April 29).
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29 VIENNA - Austrian Finance Minister Hans Jorg Schelling and Swiss Finance Minister Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf talk about federal tax organization - 1630 GMT. WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces decision on interest rates. STOCKHOLM - Swedish central bank announces interest rate decision and publishes monetary report - 0730 GMT. THURSDAY, APRIL 30
TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds monetary policy meeting. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces official cash rate.
PHILADELPHIA - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on “Issues in Consumer Credit” before the Conference on Regulating Consumer Credit - 1230 GMT. ORANGE, United States - San Francisco Fed President John Williams speaks on “Monetary Policy in Financial Markets: Is there a New Paradigm?” before the Chapman University Conference - 1945 GMT.
BOSTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren gives welcome and opening remarks before the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act Outreach Meeting hosted by the bank - 1300 GMT. BOSTON - Federal Reserve Board Governor Daniel Tarullo speaks at opening session before the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act Outreach Meeting hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - 1305 GMT. SAN FRANCISCO - Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on “Creating Jobs and Economic Opportunity through Small Business” before the Pacific Community Ventures Luncheon - 1910 GMT.
SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) holds interest rate meeting - 0430 GMT. MONTREAL - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will address Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal - 1630 GMT.
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