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  • Bank of England's Executive Director for Resolution Andrew Gracie to speak- 0615 GMT. JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING, United States- Bank of England's Deputy Governor for Markets and Banking Nemat Shafik to participate in a panel discussion titled "Adapting to Changes in the Financial Market Landscape"- 1450 GMT. FRIDAY, AUGUST 26 JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING, United States-...

  • England knocked out of Euro 2016

    The UK gets dumped out of Europe for the second time in one week after losing a soccer match to Iceland.

  • Speakers: Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, European Parliament President Martin Schulz, European Council President Donald Tusk, National Bank of Belgium member Hans Geeroms and International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde. FRANKFURT- German Bundesbank holds a bank...

  • MONDAY, MAY 30 SEOUL, South Korea- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard speaks before the Bank of Korea International Conference 2016- 0020 GMT. PARIS- French Finance Minister Michel Sapin and Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau hold a news conference on Paris as a financial center after an annual meeting with the Europlace...

  • THURSDAY, MAY 26 SINGAPORE- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives Singapore City Lecture on the U.S. economy and monetary policy before the Official Monetary and Financial Institution Forum, in Singapore- 0915 GMT. FRIDAY, MAY 27 CAMBRIDGE, United States- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen participates in a conversation with professor...

  • WEDNESDAY, MAY 25 HOUSTON, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a moderated question-and-answer session before the Greater Houston Partnership Thought Leader Series- 1700 GMT. MADRID- European Central Bank Chief Economist Peter Praet speaks at the 2016 IIF Spring Membership Meeting on "Monetary Policy...

  • A rare and previously unknown variation in some people's genes substantially reduces their heart attack risk, the Icelandic researchers said.

  • WEDNESDAY, MAY 11 LONDON- Bank of England's Financial Markets Infrastructure Supervision Director David Bailey speaks at the Futures and Options World Post Trade Event- 1300 GMT. LONDON- UK Finance Minister George Osborne discuss EU membership with the Parliament's Treasury Committee- 1300 GMT. LONDON- European Bank for Reconstruction and Development...

  • Protests on April 5, 2016 in Reykjavik, Iceland.

    The political turmoil in Iceland following the resignation of its prime minister last week could delay the country's long-awaited re-privatization of three major banks, the finance minister said on Tuesday.

  • David Cameron responds to father's involvement

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on the Panama Papers leak including UK Prime Minister David Cameron responding to questions about the involvement of his late father.

  • *France puts Panama back on blacklist. LONDON/ REYKJAVIK, April 5- Iceland's Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson is to resign, his party said on Tuesday, becoming the first casualty of leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm which have shone a spotlight on the finances of an array of politicians and public figures worldwide. Among those named in them...

  • *France puts Panama back on blacklist. LONDON/ REYKJAVIK, April 5- Iceland's Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson is to step down after leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed his wife owned an offshore company with big claims on collapsed Icelandic banks, his party said. Earlier on Tuesday, Gunnlaugsson had asked Iceland's president to...

  • *France puts Panama back on blacklist. LONDON/ REYKJAVIK, April 5- Iceland's Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson is to step down after leaked documents from a Panamanian law firm showed his wife owned an offshore company with big claims on collapsed Icelandic banks, his party said. And in China, the Beijing government dismissed as "groundless" reports...

  • Iceland PM re

    CNBC's Sue Herera reporting that Iceland's prime minister has stepped down as a result of being named in the release of the Panama Papers.

  • *France puts Panama back on blacklist. LONDON/ REYKJAVIK, April 5- The Panama Papers revelations plunged Iceland into a political crisis on Tuesday and British Prime Minister David Cameron came under fire from opponents who accused him of allowing a rich elite to dodge their taxes. Among those named in the documents are friends of Russian President Vladimir...

  • Iceland government under pressure over PM scandal

    Protestors are calling for the resignatino of Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson.

  • Panama Papers

    Panama can make transactions in dollars but outside of the U.S. government jurisdiction, explains Jim McCaughan from Principal Global Investors.

  • PARIS- Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau to deliver speech at Paris Dauphine University- 1330 GMT. SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia will release the minutes of March monetary policy meeting- 0030 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Sweden's Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves holds a speech at Affarsvarlden newspaper's event Bank& Finans 2016..

  • FRIDAY, MARCH 11 LONDON- Bank of England former Deputy Governor Charlie Bean holds news conference on government report into UK statistics- 0845 GMT. HELSINKI- Bank of Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen speaks at the LOGY conference- 0810 GMT. MANNHEIM- Germany's Bundesbank board member Joachim Nagel to speak at Mannheim Forum 2016- 1330 GMT.

  • WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9 LONDON- Bank of England's Deputy Governor for Prudential Regulation and Chief Executive of the Prudential Regulation, Andrew Bailey, speaks at the Barclays European Financials Capital Summit 2016- 0900 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England's Executive Director for Resolution, Andrew Gracie, speaks at the Barclays European Financials Capital...