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  • LISBON, SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks in Lisbon and Sintra. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Executive board member Peter Praet chairing a panel "...

  • LISBON, SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks in Lisbon and Sintra. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Executive board member Peter Praet chairing a panel "...

  • LISBON, SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks in Lisbon and Sintra. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Executive board member Peter Praet chairing a panel "...

  • LISBON, SINTRA, Portugal- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks in Lisbon and Sintra. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. **SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Executive board member Peter Praet chairing a panel "...

  • PARIS, June 23- The dollar dipped to a four-day low against a basket of major currencies on Friday, as traders looked to U.S. inflation data due next week to provide more clues on the Federal Reserve's policy outlook. "More than a week after the FOMC lifted borrowing costs in the U.S., financial markets... have been treading water as investors struggle to find a new driver,"...

  • ZURICH, June 23- A European Medicines Agency panel recommended on Friday approving Novartis's Kisqali drug, bolstering the Swiss drugmaker's bid to challenge rival Pfizer's Ibrance against tough-to-treat breast cancer. The EMA's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use backed Kisqali in combination with hormone therapy as a first-line treatment...

  • PARIS, June 23- The dollar dipped to a four-day low against major currencies on Friday and the euro rose on the recent raft of robust data. The European Central Bank is deciding when and how quickly to wind back its expansive quantitative easing program. "With the debate over ECB QE policy heating up, expect the euro to be much more sensitive to data surprises," wrote...

  • BRUSSELS- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi participates in the European Council Meeting in Brussels, Belgium. NASHVILLE, Tennessee- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives presentation on the U.S. economy and monetary policy before the Illinois Bankers Association 126th Annual Conference- 1515 GMT.

  • BRUSSELS- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi participates in the European Council Meeting in Brussels, Belgium. NASHVILLE, Tennessee- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives presentation on the U.S. economy and monetary policy before the Illinois Bankers Association 126th Annual Conference- 1515 GMT.

  • *Canakinumab promises new way to fight heart attack risk. ZURICH/ LONDON, June 22- A Novartis anti-inflammatory drug cut cardiovascular risk for heart attack survivors in a pivotal trial, potentially changing ideas about treatment. Baader Helvea analyst Bruno Bulica said Novartis's findings were "a ground-breaking discovery likely to transform the...

  • **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.