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  • CHENGDU, China, July 23- Britain's vote to leave the European Union may dampen global growth, but European fundamentals are strong and the British economy and banking sector are resilient, European financial leaders will tell their counterparts from the biggest economies on Saturday. Finance ministers and central bank governors from 20 of the world's...

  • FRIDAY, JULY 29 CAMBRIDGE- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams participates in a policy dialogue on "What's Left in the Fed's Tool Kit?" before the 2016 Pacific Pension and Investment Institute Summer Roundtable- 1330 GMT. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank to announce results of the 2016 bank stress tests.

  • NAIROBI- Central bank of Kenya monetary policy meeting- 0000 GMT. TUESDAY, JULY 26 JOHANNESBURG- South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan speaks at Nedbank group's annual investment summit on "the role of business in securing a more prosperous and inclusive future for all South Africans"- 0700 GMT. ANKARA- Turkey central bank to publish quarterly inflation...

  • July 22- The Democratic Party is poised to adopt a policy platform at its convention next week that would prohibit bankers from serving on the boards of the Federal Reserve's 12 regional headquarters and would aim to make the U.S. central bank more diverse. The platform was approved by the party's committee earlier this month and its delegates are expected to...

  • LONDON, July 22- Gold prices fell on Friday, reflecting tension between a global backdrop of easier interest rates and the chance of U.S. monetary policy being tightened before the end of the year. Bullion has benefited significantly- hitting its highest in two years this month- as central banks from Europe to Japan keep policy looser for longer, which neutralises...

  • JOHANNESBURG, July 22- Kenya's central bank will cut interest rates in November in east Africa's biggest economy as inflation is expected to moderate toward year-end, a Reuters poll found on Friday. "I see this as a pause in monetary policy easing, I don't necessarily see it as the end," said Jibran Qureish, economist at Standard Bank in Nairobi.

  • REUTERS POLL-CENTRAL BANK OF KENYA TO KEEP INTEREST RATES STABLE AT 10.50 PCT ON JULY 25, CUT IN NOV.

  • FRANKFURT, July 22- Central banks from Washington to Tokyo take center stage next week, although policymakers are likely to remain cautious as they wait for the dust to settle from Britain's shock vote to leave the EU. As they wait for political reassurances and greater clarity over the likely impact of the move, central banks have mostly avoided action since...

  • *Could retest support at $1,313- technicals. LONDON, July 22- Gold prices eased on Friday, reflecting tension between an easier global interest rate backdrop and the chance of U.S. monetary policy being tightened before the end of the year. Bullion has benefited significantly-- hitting its highest in two years this month-- as central banks from Europe to Japan opt to...

  • *Nigeria likely to raise rates to 13.00 pct on Tuesday. JOHANNESBURG, July 22- Nigeria's central bank is likely to raise interest rates on Tuesday in an attempt to curb soaring inflation and attract foreign capital, but it runs the risk of triggering a recession, a Reuters poll showed on Friday. Even so, the median forecast from a Reuters poll of 13 analysts taken July...

  • REUTERS POLLS- NIGERIA CENTRAL BANK LIKELY TO RAISE INTEREST RATES ON JULY 26, MEDIAN POINTS TO 100 BPS RISE TO 13.0 PCT.

  • Goldman Sachs employees take a walk in the New York office

    Goldman Sachs will start marketing a new corporate buyout fund of $5 billion to $8 billion, its first such fund since the 2008 financial crisis.

  • *Gold may retest support at $1,313- technicals. LONDON, July 22- Gold prices eased on Friday, reflecting tension between an easier global interest rate backdrop and the chance of U.S. monetary policy being tightened before the end of 2016. Bullion has benefited significantly- hitting its highest in two years earlier this month- as central banks from Europe to Japan...

  • SHANGHAI, July 22- The yuan firmed for a fourth straight day on Friday, posting its biggest weekly gain since April as China's state-run banks were suspected of supporting the currency before Group of 20 finance officials meet this weekend in Chengdu. China typically holds the yuan steady before and during major diplomatic events. In September, a G20 summit of...

  • Swedish banking group Swedbank reported better-than-expected second-quarter results on Thursday, partly due to participation in several IPOs which boosted commission income.

  • The future of banking and finance

    Professor Pete Hahn, Henry Grunfield Chair in banking at The London Institute of Banking and Finance, talks about what the future holds for banks.

  • SYDNEY, July 22- National Australia Bank, the country's No.1 lender, on Friday announced a top management shake-up and restructuring to reverse declining market share in Australia and New Zealand, leading to the departure of three senior executives. "To me this is another sign of the ongoing transition of NAB to an Australia and New Zealand- facing business," said...

  • SHANGHAI, July 22- The yuan edged up against the dollar for a fourth straight day on Friday, heading for its biggest weekly gain since April, as traders said state-owned banks were suspected of supporting the currency in the morning. Friday is the last trading day before the Group of 20 finance ministers and central bankers meet in Chengdu, China this weekend.

  • NEW YORK— Stocks rose Friday afternoon trading, the latest nudge forward for a market that has taken a decidedly slow-and-steady path to record highs. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 was up 8 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,173 at 2:22 p.m. Eastern time. ANALYST'S TAKE: "I think people are a little more sensitized, where any tick lower in the market creates this' buy-on-the-dip'...

  • SYDNEY, July 22- National Australia Bank, the country's No.1 lender, on Friday said it has overhauled its business to focus on its Australian and New Zealand core markets after hiving off its troubled British operations earlier this year. After exiting struggling UK businesses, CEO Andrew Thorburn is under pressure to reverse NAB's declining market share in...

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