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MONDAY, MARCH 12 ** BRUSSELS - Participation by the ECB President Mario Draghi and ECB executive board member Benoit Coeure in the Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, Belgium.
BRUSSELS - Eurogroup meeting.
TUESDAY, MARCH 13 ** BRUSSELS - Participation by ECB Vice-President Vitor Constancio in the ECOFIN meeting in Brussels, Belgium. ONTARIO - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz speaks at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario – 1430 GMT. LONDON – UK Finance Minister Philip Hammond delivers spring statement on updated fiscal forecasts. BRUSSELS - Economic and Financial Affairs Council. TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases the minutes of monetary policy meeting held on Jan 22-23 – 2350 GMT.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14 ** FRANKFURT - Address by ECB President Mario Draghi at “The ECB and Its Watchers XIX” conference organised by the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability in Frankfurt am Main, Germany – 0800 GMT. ** ROME - Speech by ECB Supervisor Ignazio Angeloni at annual conference “Tapering e final QE: gli effete sugli asset in gestione” organised by Itinerari Previdenziali in Rome, Italy – 0845 GMT. ** FRANKFURT - Participation by ECB chief economist Peter Praet in Debate 1 “Assessment of Quantitative Easing and Challenges of Policy Normalization” at “The ECB and Its Watchers XIX” conference organised by the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability in Frankfurt am Main, Germany – 0845 GMT. ** FRANKFURT - Participation by ECB Vice-President Vitor Constancio in Debate 2 “The Pursuit of Financial Stability and Tasks for Monetary, Regulatory and Macro-Prudential Policies” at “The ECB and Its Watchers XIX” conference organised by the Institute for Monetary and Financial Stability in Frankfurt am Main, Germany – 1045 GMT. ** BERLIN - Participation by ECB executive board member Benoit Coeure in panel on ‘Nullzinspolitik’ at CDU-Wirtschaftsrat: Finanzmarktklausur in Berlin, Germany – 1615 GMT. BERLIN – European Central Bank director Benoit Coeure participates in an event with Fintech companies organised by FinLeap in Berlin – 0730 GMT.
FRANKFURT, Germany – ECB President Mario Draghi, chief economist Peter Praet, Vice President Vitor Constancio and Banque de France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau speak at the ECB and Its Watchers conference in Frankfurt.
THURSDAY, MARCH 15 FLORENCE, Italy – ECB board member Sabine Lautenschlaeger speaks at Florence School of Banking and Finance in Florence, Italy – 1545 GMT. BERN - Swiss National Bank (SNB) monetary policy assessment – 0830 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank holds Announcement of the Executive Board’s interest rate decision and publication of monetary policy followed by press conference – 0900 GMT.
FRIDAY, MARCH 16 LONDON - Bank of England Financial policy committee statement from its meeting – 0930 GMT. KRISTIANSUND, Norway - Norges Bank Deputy Governors Jon Nicolaisen and Egil Matsen give speeches to Norges Bank’s Regional Network Region North-West. SUNDAY, MARCH 18 MIAMI - Federal Reserve Banks of Atlanta, Chicago and San Francisco co-sponsor conference, “National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference: Aligning to Build Resilient and Inclusive Communities.” Speakers include Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic (to Mar. 21). TOKYO - Bank of Japan to release the summary of opinions from board members at its March 08-09 policy meeting – 2350 GMT.
TUESDAY, MARCH 20 OSLO - Norges Bank Deputy Governor Egil Matsen gives a speech at a conference hosted by Finance Norway - 0955 GMT.
WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) starts its two-day meeting on interest rates.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21 WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces decision on interest rate, followed by a statement – 1800 GMT. WASHINGTON – U.S. Federal Reserve chairperson holds a news conference regarding the interest rate – 1830 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled.
ONTARIO - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins speaks at Rotman School of Management in Toronto – 1900 GMT.
WASHINGTON D.C. - Governor of Norges Bank Oystein Olsen will give speech in Washington. FRANKFURT, Germany - ECB general council meeting. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s issues Official Cash Rate (OCR) announcement.
LONDON - Bank of England announces its interest rate decision and publishes the minutes of the meeting – 1200 GMT.
NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari participates in a question-and-answer session moderated by Kathleen Hays of Bloomberg - 1430 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank general council meeting - 1200 GMT.
VIENNA – German central bank chief Jens Weidmann holds a speech about “New Impetus for Europe” – 0930 GMT.
LONDON – Bank of England’s Record of the Financial Policy Committee meeting held on March 12 will be published - 0930 GMT.
STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting – 0700 GMT.
THURSDAY, MARCH 29 NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on the economic outlook before a New York Association of Business Economics luncheon - 1700 GMT.
THURSDAY, APRIL 5 ZURICH, Switzerland - Alternate member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank Dewet Moser gives speech, “Gestern und heute: Wandel am Geld- und Devisenmarkt”, Money Market Event, Zurich.
** ZURICH, Switzerland - Speech by Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank Andrea Maechler, “Heute und morgen: Ein Blick in die digitale Zukunft”, Money Market Event, Zurich.
FRIDAY, APRIL 6 LONDON - Governor of Norges Bank Oystein Olsen will give speech in London.
TUESDAY, APRIL 10 OSLO - Governor of Norges Bank Oystein Olsen will give speech to Foreign Embassy Representatives.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11 FRANKFURT, Germany - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled. WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) will release minutes from its March 20-21 policy meeting – 1800 GMT.
THURSDAY, APRIL 12 STAVANGER, Norway – Norges Bank Governor Oystein Olsen and Deputy Governor Egil Matsen give speeches to the Regional network, Region South-West and also give lectures at the University of Stavanger. OSLO - Deputy Governor of Norges Bank Jon Nicolaisen speaks at the Norwegian Academy Of Science And Letters.
TROMSO, Norway – Norges Bank Governor Oystein Olsen and Deputy Governor Egil Matsen give speeches to the Regional network, Region North and also in Tromso.
MONDAY, APRIL 16 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting – 0700 GMT.
WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve issues its Beige Book on economic condition - 1800 GMT. OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement and monetary policy report – 1400 GMT.
PHILADELPHIA - Norges Bank Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen gives a speech at the 36th Annual Monetary and Trade Conference: Cryptocurrencies in the Global Economy.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank monetary policy meeting – 0700 GMT.
THURSDAY, APRIL 26 FRANKFURT, Germany - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement. FRANKFURT, Germany - ECB President Mario Draghi holds a press conference after an interest rate meeting. TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds Monetary Policy Meeting. (to April 27). STOCKHOLM - Riksbank interest rate decision and monetary policy report - 0730 GMT.
BERNE, Switzerland - Speeches by president of the Swiss National Bank Council Jean Studer and Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan, at SNB’s General Meeting of Shareholders, Berne. ————————————————————————————————————————
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