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  • FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference- 1330 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement. STOCKHOLM- The Riksdag Committee on Finance will hold an open hearing on monetary policy with Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves and Riksbank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson- 0900 GMT.

  • FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference- 1330 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement. STOCKHOLM- The Riksdag Committee on Finance will hold an open hearing on monetary policy with Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves and Riksbank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson- 0900 GMT.

  • STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting- 1100 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference- 1330 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement.

  • STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting- 1100 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by press conference- 1330 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement.

  • YANGON, March 7- Workers demanding better conditions and benefits have destroyed the production line of a Chinese-owned factory making clothes for Swedish fashion retailer Hennes& Mauritz, in one of the most violent labour disputes in Myanmar in years. The month-old dispute, which also saw managers attacked, highlights the need for Aung San Suu Kyi's...

  • YANGON, March 7- Workers demanding better conditions and benefits have destroyed the production line of a Chinese-owned factory making clothes for Swedish fashion retailer Hennes& Mauritz, in one of the most violent labor disputes in Myanmar in years. The month-old dispute, which also saw managers attacked, highlights the need for Aung San Suu Kyi's...

  • GENEVA, March 7- Volvo Car Group unveiled its new XC60 SUV at the Geneva auto show on Tuesday, the latest launch in a sweeping overhaul of its model line-up under Chinese ownership that will be key to driving sales and earnings ahead of a possible listing. "The XC60 is in one of the hottest premium segments globally, so getting the execution and launch right is...

  • NEW YORK- Bank of England Executive Director for Banking Andrew Hauser is scheduled to attend Global Association of Risk Professionals 18th Annual Risk Management Convention- 1920 GMT. MADRID- Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos to speak in U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Madrid about Spanish economy- 0800 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting-...

  • NEW YORK- Bank of England Executive Director for Banking Andrew Hauser is scheduled to attend Global Association of Risk Professionals 18th Annual Risk Management Convention- 1920 GMT. MADRID- Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos to speak in U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Madrid about Spanish economy- 0800 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting-...

  • WASHINGTON- Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari speaks on "A View From the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis" at the National Association for Business Economics 2017 policy conference- 2000 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting- 1100 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Governing Council meeting followed by press conference- 1330 GMT.

  • NEW DELHI- India-OECD-World Bank regional conference on financial education. NEW DELHI- OECD Deputy Secretary-General Richard Boucher to give opening remarks at India-OECD-World Bank regional conference- 0330 GMT. NEW DELHI- World Bank India Country Director Onno Ruhl to give opening remarks at India-OECD-World Bank regional conference- 0340 GMT.

  • Spotify is the most highly valued venture backed start-up in Europe and according to media reports is considering a listing on Nasdaq and potentially a dual listing on the Nasdaq exchange in Stockholm, where the company is headquartered. That valuation alone would make a flotation Europe's biggest technology start-up listing since the market launch of...

  • March 2- Spotify said on Thursday it has reached 50 million paid subscribers, growing 25 percent in less than six months and extending the Swedish music streaming service's lead over its closest rival, Apple Music. The Stockholm based company announced a major expansion in New York in February. Spotify, one of Europe's most highly valued venture-backed...

  • NEW HAVEN, United States- Bank of England Executive Director for Banking, Payments and Financial Resilience Andrew Hauser will attend a conference on "Blockchain: The Future of Finance and Capital Markets?" LONDON- Bank of England Director, Banks, Building Societies and Credit Unions, Martin Stewart will attend the British Bankers Association event "The...

  • NEW HAVEN, United States- Bank of England Executive Director for Banking, Payments and Financial Resilience Andrew Hauser will attend a conference on "Blockchain: The Future of Finance and Capital Markets?" LONDON- Bank of England Director, Banks, Building Societies and Credit Unions, Martin Stewart will attend the British Bankers Association event "The...

  • NEW YORK- Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester to participate in a moderated conversation on leadership at a' Power Talk' event hosted by Barnard College- 2300 GMT. NEW YORK- Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Hiroshi Nakaso is panelist in New York- 1830 GMT. NEW YORK- Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Kaplan moderates a panel in New York- 1900 GMT.

  • *Iceland says has meet with U.S. funds who hold frozen bonds. REYKJAVIK, March 1- Icelandic officials have met with foreign funds to discuss ending a standoff over more than $1 billion of assets frozen by Iceland in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, the finance ministry said on Wednesday. Visir reported that Icelandic officials had met Autonomy Capital, Eaton...

  • REYKJAVIK, March 1- Icelandic officials have met with foreign funds to discuss ending a standoff over more than $1 billion of assets frozen by Iceland in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, the finance ministry said on Wednesday. Some U.S. funds that refrained from taking part in an auction last year to unlock their assets- because they considered the terms...

  • CAMBRIDGE, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Malcolm Wiener Lecture in International Political Economy event hosted by the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University- 2300 GMT. DALLAS, United States- Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan to participate in a...

  • CAMBRIDGE, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Malcolm Wiener Lecture in International Political Economy event hosted by the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University- 2300 GMT. DALLAS, United States- Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan to participate in a...