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  • **LONDON- Kristin Forbes, an external member of the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee, gives speech at the London Business School- 1800 GMT. **LONDON- Chris Salmon, Executive Director, Markets, Bank of England, gives opening remarks at the City Mental Health Alliance Graduate Wellbeing in the City event- 1200 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome...

  • **LONDON- Kristin Forbes, an external member of the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee, gives speech at the London Business School- 1800 GMT. **LONDON- Chris Salmon, Executive Director, Markets, Bank of England, gives opening remarks at the City Mental Health Alliance Graduate Wellbeing in the City event- 1200 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome...

  • *Chinese investment in EU surged in 2016; flows to China fell. Berlin, Paris and Rome are upset that the European Commission, the bloc's competition regulator, approved China's purchase of Syngenta, Beijing's biggest overseas sale to date, at a time when China maintains restrictions on foreign investment. Chinese direct investment in the European Union jumped...

  • FRANKFURT- European Central Bank governing council non-monetary policy meeting. FRANKFURT- General Council meeting of the ECB in Frankfurt. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell testifies before a Senate Banking Committee hearing, "Fostering Economic Growth: Regulator Perspective,"- 1400 GMT.

  • FRANKFURT- European Central Bank governing council non-monetary policy meeting. FRANKFURT- General Council meeting of the ECB in Frankfurt. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell testifies before a Senate Banking Committee hearing, "Fostering Economic Growth: Regulator Perspective,"- 1400 GMT.

  • SAO PAULO, June 19- TPI Triunfo Participações& Investimentos SA sold a 50 percent stake in a port terminal to partner MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co SA on Monday, a key step toward advancing the debt-laden Brazilian infrastructure firm's turnaround. In a securities filing, Triunfo said it sold the 50 percent it has in Terminal Portuário de Navegantes SA for...

  • **LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and British Finance Minister Philip Hammond will deliver speeches at a breakfast event at Mansion House in London. **SAN FRANCISCO, California- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated question-and-answer session before the Commonwealth Club of California- 1900 GMT.

  • **LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and British Finance Minister Philip Hammond will deliver speeches at a breakfast event at Mansion House in London. **SAN FRANCISCO, California- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated question-and-answer session before the Commonwealth Club of California- 1900 GMT.

  • SAO PAULO, June 19- TPI Triunfo Participações& Investimentos SA has sold a 50 percent stake in a port terminal to partner MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co SA, a key step toward advancing the debt-laden Brazilian infrastructure firm's turnaround. In a securities filing, Triunfo said it sold the 50 percent it has in Terminal Portuário de Navegantes SA for 1.3...

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB Board member Sabine Lautenschlager will give introductory remarks at an ECB high-level meeting on cyber resilience in Frankfurt, Germany 0900 GMT. **BRUSSELS- ECB Board member Daniele Nouy will give introductory statement at hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium 1400 GMT.

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB Board member Sabine Lautenschlager will give introductory remarks at an ECB high-level meeting on cyber resilience in Frankfurt, Germany 0900 GMT. **BRUSSELS- ECB Board member Daniele Nouy will give introductory statement at hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium 1400 GMT.

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  • VATICAN CITY— Pope Francis has long railed against corruption and the mafia, but now the Vatican is considering developing a whole doctrine around excommunicating corrupt and mafia-tinged Catholics. Organizers said in a statement Saturday that the time had come to develop a new legal doctrine for the Catholic Church around "the question of excommunication...

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB Board member Sabine Lautenschlager will give introductory remarks at an ECB high-level meeting on cyber resilience in Frankfurt, Germany 0900 GMT. **BRUSSELS- ECB Board member Daniele Nouy will give introductory statement at hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium 1400 GMT.

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB Board member Sabine Lautenschlager will give introductory remarks at an ECB high-level meeting on cyber resilience in Frankfurt, Germany 0900 GMT. **BRUSSELS- ECB Board member Daniele Nouy will give introductory statement at hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium 1400 GMT.

  • *Basel stalemate over capital floor appears unresolved. PARIS/ LONDON, June 16- International bank regulators need to wrap up talks on minimum capital requirements and any rowing back on existing rules by the United States would have "grave consequences," ECB Governing Council member Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Friday. Speaking as the head of the French...

  • ZURICH, June 16- Shares in Idorsia, the drug pipeline firm spun off from biotech group Actelion after Johnson& Johnson's $30 billion takeover, rose nearly 30 percent after making their market debut at 10 Swiss francs each on Friday. They advanced to nearly 13 francs in early afternoon business in Zurich, valuing the company at above 1.5 billion Swiss francs.

  • *Basel stalemate over capital floor appears unresolved. PARIS, June 16- International bank regulators need to wrap up talks on minimum capital requirements and any rowing back on existing rules by the United States would have "grave consequences," ECB Governing Council member Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Friday. Speaking as the head of the French...

  • (L-R) Producers Joey McFarland, actors Margot Robbie, Leonardo DiCaprio and producer Riza Aziz attend the UK Premiere of 'The Wolf Of Wall Street' at Odeon Leicester Square on January 9, 2014 in London, England.

    The DOJ sued on Thursday to recover about $540 million in assets allegedly stolen from Malaysian fund 1MDB, established by PM Najib.

  • PARIS- European Central Bank Supervisory Board Member Daniele Nouy and Governing Council member François Villeroy de Galhau to speak in Paris. STOCKHOLM- Meeting of the general council of the Riksbank- 0800 GMT. LUXEMBOURG CITY- European Central Bank board member Vitor Constancio will participate in EU economic and financial affairs council meeting.