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—————————————————————————————- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events —————————————————————————————- TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20 ** FRANKFURT, Germany – ECB executive board member Yves Mersch speaks at a conference organized by Luxembourg for Finance and Borsenzeitung.
** BERLIN - Germany’s Finance Minister and Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz holds a speech as the parliament deliberates its 2019 budgetary law - 0900 GMT. ** VIENNA - European Central Bank Policymaker Ewald Nowotny speaks at a news conference on the publication of the Austrian central bank’s semi-annual Financial Stability Report - 0900 GMT. ** FRANKFURT, Germany - Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speaks at a conference on the future of the insurance and pension funds - 1500 GMT. BRUSSELS - ECB Chair of the Supervisory Board Daniele Nouy delivers introductory statement at the ECON Hearing at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium - 0915 GMT. BRUSSELS - ECB Chair of the Supervisory Board Daniele Nouy participates in a conversation with Guntram B. Wolff, director at Bruegel, on “European Banking Supervision: The past five years and prospects for the future” in Brussels, Belgium - 1630 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe, Chief Economist Andy Haldane and external member of the BoE’s Monetary Policy Committee Michael Saunders answer questions about the central bank November Inflation Report - 1000 GMT. TORONTO - Bank of Canada Deputy Governor Timothy Lane participates in a panel at Internet Society Canada Chapter, Toronto - 2215 GMT. OSLO - Open Meeting On Alternative Norwegian Krone Reference Rates: Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen will give an introductory statement - 1300 GMT. MONTREAL - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins gives speech at Max Bell School of Public Policy, McGill University, Montreal, QC - 1800 GMT.
PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues Non manufacturing Business Outlook Survey for November - 1330 GMT.
** FRANKFURT, Germany - Deutsche Bank Board Member Silvie Matherat speaks at a conference on regulation - 0800 GMT. ** THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Dutch Finance Minister Wopke Hoekstra meets euro group president Mario Centeno in The Hague to discuss measures to strengthen the European monetary union - 1430 GMT. STOCKHOLM - The Riksbank will hold a press conference on financial stability. Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Riksbank, and Olof Sandstedt, Head of the Financial Stability Department, will address the press conference - 1000 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank General Council Meeting (to Nov. 22).
FRANKFURT - ECB governing council non-monetary policy meeting.
STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank publishes Financial Stability Report 2018:2 - 0830 GMT. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22 ** ROME - Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann, Bank of Italy Governor Ignazio Visco and Dutch Central Bank chief Klaas Knot, attend a conference in Florence organized by the think-tank Osservatorio Giovani Editori. ** MADRID – Spanish Economy Minister Nadia Calvino to hold press conference with OECD General Secretary Angel Gurria on Spanish Economic Study - 1200 GMT.
** FRANKFURT, Germany - ECB publishes the minutes of its October policy meeting - 1230 GMT.
** OTTAWA - Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau will address a business community audience about the budget update - 1400 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Member of the Supervisory Board Ignazio Angeloni delivers keynote speech at the 5th Annual Conference on the Banking Union organized by the Institute for Law and Finance of Goethe University and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Frankfurt, Germany - 0915 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Member of the Supervisory Board Ignazio Angeloni participates in a panel discussion at the 5th Annual Conference on the Banking Union organized by the Institute for Law and Finance of Goethe University and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Frankfurt, Germany - 1115 GMT. MUNICH, Germany - ECB Member of the Executive Board Yves Mersch delivers a speech at the Banking and Corporate evening organized by the Hauptverwaltung in Bayern der Deutschen Bundesbank in Munich, Germany - 1700 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley will hold the speech ‘Considerations for a cashless society’ at SNS, the Centre for Business and Policy Studies - 0700 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Michael Saunders will speak at the Annual CBI South West Economics Dinner, Bath - 2055 GMT. OTTAWA – Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins participate in a Panel at Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Ottawa, ON - 1445 GMT. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23 ** PARIS - French Central Bank Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau is to speak about the impact of Brexit on the financial sector of France. MADRID - ECB Vice President Luis de Guindos delivers speech on the occasion of the awarding of the German Bernacer Prize organized by Banco de Espana in Madrid, Spain - 1200 GMT. ROME - Bank of Italy publishes its Financial Stability Report.
** LONDON - Bank of England Executive Director for UK Deposit Takers Supervision James Proudman gives a speech at Cass Business School, London.
** FRANKFURT, Germany - ECB Chief Economist Peter Praet speaks at a conference in Frankfurt - 0900 GMT. ** VIENNA - ECB board member Benoit Coeure speaks at a conference on “How to Finance Cohesion in Europe”, organized by the Oesterreichische Nationalbank - 1230 GMT. ** BRUSSELS - The President of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, addresses the European Parliament in a regular hearing before the committee for economic and monetary affairs - 1400 GMT. ** LONDON - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan discuss the new book - ‘Capitalism in America: A History’ - by Greenspan and The Economist political editor Adrian Wooldridge - 1830 GMT. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 ** LONDON - Director for Banknotes and Chief Cashier of the Bank of England Victoria Cleland gives a speech at Payments International, London. LONDON - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney takes part in an online Q&A on the future of money. STOCKHOLM – Deputy Governor & Executive Board of the Swedish central bank Cecilia Skingsley will hold the speech ‘Considerations for a cashless society’ at SNS, Centre for Business and Policy Studies. The speech will be commented on by Johanna Lybeck Lilja, executive advisor at Nordea and Peter Englund, professor emeritus of financial economics – 0700 GMT.
NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George participate in financial innovation, the economy, regulation and the future of payments panel before the Clearing House 2018 Annual Conference - 1930 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.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29 ** TOKYO – Bank of Japan board member Takako Masai delivers a speech to business leaders in Fukuoka, southern Japan, and holds a news conference - 0130 GMT. ** OSLO - Norwegian Central Bank Deputy Governor with Responsibility for the Wealth Fund, Egil Matsen, delivers a speech about the fund - 0730 GMT. ** WASHINGTON D.C. - Treasury Office of Financial Research and the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland co-sponsor two-day Financial Stability Conference, in Washington - 1330 GMT. FUKUOKA - Bank of Japan board member Takako Masai delivers speech to business leaders in Fukuoka, southern Japan, and holds a news conference - 0130 GMT. BOSTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren and Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participate in ‘Collaboration for Inclusive Economic Development’ forum hosted by the ‘Living Cities Collaborative’ - 1900 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Egil Matsen gives a speech at Norges Bank - 0800 GMT.
OSLO - Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech at Nordea Wholesale Banking annual dinner - 1730 GMT. WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee will release the minutes from its November 7-8 policy meeting – 1900 GMT.
** NEW YORK CITY - Federal Reserve Bank of New York releases text of President John Williams’s prepared remarks before panel, “The Global Economy: Addressing a Future Downturn” at a closed-door meeting of the Group of Thirty in New York - 1400 GMT. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 BERN - Speech by Thomas Jordan, chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, on “The Importance of Academic Research and Teaching for Switzerland’s Success Model” at Dies Academicus of the University of Bern - 0900 GMT. MONDAY, DECEMBER 3
** BRUSSELS - Euro Zone Finance Ministers meet to discuss deeper euro zone integration, including a euro zone budget, new powers for their bailout fund and a deposit guarantee scheme - 1400 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4 ** BRUSSELS - European Union Finance Ministers’ meeting - 0800 GMT.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5 ** LONDON - The Bank of England publishes its final full assessment of the health of Britain’s banks and broader financial system before the country leaves the European Union - 0700 GMT. WASHINGTON D.C. - Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic condition - 1900 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled. NIIGATA, Japan - Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Masazumi Wakatabe gives speech at a meeting with business leaders in Niigata - 0130 GMT. WASHINGTON D.C. - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies on the economic outlook before the congressional Joint Economic Committee - 1515 GMT.
OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement - 1500 GMT.
LONDON - Bank of England publishes Financial Stability Report - 0700 GMT. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6 FRANKFURT - General Council meeting of the ECB. TORONTO - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz gives last speech of the year at Marriott Downtown at CF Toronto Eaton Centre - 1300 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 FRANKFURT - Governing Council of the ECB holds monetary policy meeting. Press conference follows the meeting. BERN - Swiss National Bank (SNB) Monetary policy assessment with a news conference – 0830 GMT.
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 focusing 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.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18 ** BRATISLAVA - ECB Governing Council Member Jozef Makuch holds news conference - 1200 GMT.
WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) starts its two-day meeting on interest rates. OSLO - Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to the regional network, region East in Oslo. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19 WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces its decision on interest rates followed by statement - 1900 GMT. WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve chairperson holds a news conference - 1930 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds Monetary Policy Meeting (to Dec. 20).
STOCKHOLM – Riksbank holds executive board meeting, monetary policy meeting No. 6 – 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.
** PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues ‘Nonmanufacturing Business Outlook Survey for December’ - 1330 GMT. ** OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada to release its business outlook report, which is based on a survey of about 100 companies - 1500 GMT.
TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases Minutes of Monetary Policy Meeting held on Oct 30 and 31 – 2350 GMT.
TOKYO - Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from board members at its Dec. 19-20 policy meeting – 2350 GMT. ————————————————————————————————————————
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