US Economy Christine Lagarde

  • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before the Hayek Group- 0115 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney appears before UK parliament's Treasury Committee- 1315 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at an...

  • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before the Hayek Group- 0115 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney appears before UK parliament's Treasury Committee- 1315 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe speaks at an...

  • BERLIN, Sept 6- Germany's current account surplus will likely hit a new record of $310 billion in 2016, overtaking that of China again to become the world's largest, the Munich- based Ifo economic institute said on Tuesday. Brussels and Washington have urged Berlin to lift domestic demand and imports to help reduce global economic imbalances and fuel global...

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia interest rate meeting- 0430 GMT. LUCERNE, Switzerland- Swiss National Bank Chairman Jordan addresses economics conference- 1615 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before the Hayek Group- 0115 GMT.

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia interest rate meeting- 0430 GMT. LUCERNE, Switzerland- Swiss National Bank Chairman Jordan addresses economics conference- 1615 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the economic outlook before the Hayek Group- 0115 GMT.

  • *Summit distracted by North Korea missile test. HANGZHOU, China, Sept 6- Leaders from the world's top economies broadly agreed at a summit in China on Monday to coordinate macroeconomic policies, but few concrete proposals emerged to meet growing challenges to globalization and free trade. At the two-day gathering in the scenic Chinese city of Hangzhou, the...

  • *Summit distracted by North Korea missile test. HANGZHOU, China, Sept 6- Leaders from the world's top economies broadly agreed at a summit in China on Monday to coordinate macroeconomic policies, but few concrete proposals emerged to meet growing challenges to globalization and free trade. At the two-day gathering in the scenic Chinese city of Hangzhou, the...

  • *Summit distracted by North Korea missile test. HANGZHOU, China, Sept 5- Leaders from the world's top economies broadly agreed at a summit in China on Monday to coordinate macroeconomic policies and oppose protectionism, but few concrete proposals emerged to meet growing challenges to globalization and free trade. The two-day gathering in the scenic Chinese...

  • HANGZHOU, China, Sept 5- International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Monday that consensus at the G20 is that there must be more growth, and it must be more inclusive. Lagarde, speaking after the close of the G20 summit in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou, said growth has been too low for too long and that structural reforms must not...

  • TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 KRYNICA ZDROJ, Poland- 26th Economic Forum 2016. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.

  • MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 LJUBLJANA- Bled Strategic Forum, organized jointly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia and the Centre for European Perspective. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia interest rate meeting- 0430 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the...

  • MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 LJUBLJANA- Bled Strategic Forum, organized jointly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia and the Centre for European Perspective. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia interest rate meeting- 0430 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 RENO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks on the...

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 HANGZHOU, China- B20 Summit in Hangzhou. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 CERNOBBIO, Italy- European Central Bank board member Yves Mersch speaks at the panel "Intelligence in the World, Europe and Italy" at the Ambrosetti's Villa d'Este Forum- 0630 GMT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 LJUBLJANA- Bled Strategic Forum, organized jointly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia and the Centre for European...

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 CERNOBBIO, Italy- European Central Bank board member Yves Mersch speaks at the panel "Intelligence in the World, Europe and Italy" at the Ambrosetti's Villa d'Este Forum- 0630 GMT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 LJUBLJANA- Bled Strategic Forum, organized jointly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia and the Centre for European...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 2- The U.S. trade deficit fell more than expected in July as exports rose to their highest level in 10 months, offering further evidence that economic growth picked up early in the third quarter. The Commerce Department said on Friday the trade gap narrowed 11.6 percent to $39.5 billion, declining after three straight months of increases.

  • SYDNEY, Sept 2- Wedged in between the Brexit vote and the U.S. presidential election, leaders of the world's major economies meet this weekend in China needing to mount a realistic defence of the free trade and globalisation they have long championed. China, the host of the Group of 20 meeting, has itself been one of the biggest winners from free trade, becoming the...

  • MELBOURNE, Sept 2- London copper held steady on Friday, while lead and zinc hit year-to-date highs as the dollar fell ahead of a key U.S. jobs report later in the session that is likely to dictate short-term direction in metals markets. "The improved sentiment after the better-than-expected manufacturing data in China should keep commodity markets well...

  • SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 HANGZHOU, China- B20 Summit in Hangzhou. MANILA- Euromoney's Philippines Investment Forum 2016. Bank of Philippines Governor Amando Tetangco to attend. WARSAW- National Bank of Poland holds monetary policy council meeting.

  • FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2 RICHMOND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Interest Rate Benchmarks" before the Virginia Association of Economists and the Richmond Association for Business Economics- 1700 GMT. ALPBACH, Austria- Austrian National Bank reception for journalists, featuring National Bank of Austria...