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  • FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 DALLAS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a moderated Q&A session before the Stemmons Corridor Business Association 35th Annual Meeting- 1700 GMT. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers speak at a seminar, hosted by the Bank of Japan and the Bank of Canada, on financial and price stability-...

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen participates in a conversation before the "Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers" conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City- 2110 GMT. ORLANDO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks before the 2016 Future of Florida...

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen participates in a conversation before the "Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers" conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City- 2110 GMT. ORLANDO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks before the 2016 Future of Florida...

  • ST. LOUIS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives welcome remarks before the Community Banking in the 21st Century Conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis- 1415 GMT. ST. LOUIS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks before the Community Banking in the 21st Century...

  • Iceland's national football team during the UEFA EURO 2016 quarter final match between France and Iceland on July 3, 2016 in Paris, France.

    A social media furore has meant that one of the “biggest football stories of the year” may be included in future FIFA video games.

  • LONDON/ REYKJAVIK, Sept 12- A group of U.S. funds battling with Iceland after it froze $1.4 billion of the government's bonds they own are limbering up for a legal fight if Reykjavik continues to stonewall efforts at a deal. While the players and amounts of money involved mean the situation is unlikely to develop into an years-long Argentina-style standoff, it is...

  • Strong earthquakes at one of Iceland's largest volcanoes

    Scientists are monitoring for an eruption after two quakes shook the Katla volcano on Monday.

  • A towering ash plume from Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull crater on May 8, 2010 near Reykjavik, Iceland.

    One of Iceland's largest volcanoes could be about to erupt, the Icelandic Met Office said.

  • 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.

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • There's a political will on climate change: Iceland president

    Olafur Ragnar Grímsson, president of Iceland, explains why he is more optimistic for a good outcome from the COP21 climate change conference in Paris and says there is comprehensive political will and business vision.

  • Here are the top 20 countries in the world in which to form a business if you want it to have the best chance of success.

  • Melting Arctic like 'discovering a new Africa'

    Iceland's president calls the Arctic a 'new Africa' with its wealth of resources and new sea passages.

  • There are great benefits to developing the Arctic's amazing wealth of resources, if done carefully, according to Iceland's president.