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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2

ATHENS - Central bank chiefs, Carlos Costa (Bank of Portugal), Ewald Nowotny (National Bank of Austria), lli Rehn (Bank of Finland), Jan Smets (National Bank of Belgium), Yannis Stournaras (Bank of Greece) and Mario Vella Bank (Central Bank of Malta) as well as ECB governing council members discuss monetary policy and bank supervision in Europe at International Economic History Conference for the 90 years of the Bank of Greece (to Nov. 3)

NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York hosts public Town Hall meeting related to the Federal Reserve System's Strategies for Improving the U.S. Payment System (SIPS) initiative - 1300 GMT.

STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank Minutes from the Monetary Policy to be published 0830 GMT.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4 TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases Minutes of Monetary Policy Meeting held on Sept. 18 and 19 2350 GMT.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5

** TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases minutes of its September policy meeting - 2350 GMT. BRUSSELS - ECB Vice President Luis de Guindos, ECB chief economist Peter Prate and Governing Council member Jan Smets, speak in Brussels. NAGOYA, Japan - Speech by Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda at a meeting with business leaders in Nagoya 0100 GMT. LONDON Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz gives a speech at Canada-UK Chamber of Commerce - 1310 GMT.

LONDON A Roundtable with Jon Nicolaisen, Deputy Governor of Norges Bank in London - 1530 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT.

BRUSSELS - Euro Zone finance ministers meet to discuss deeper euro zone integration, including a euro zone budget, new powers for the euro zone bailout fund and setting up a euro zone deposit guarantee scheme - 1400 GMT.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6

** BRUSSELS - ECB board members Peter Prate to speak in Brussels.

FRANKFURT - Guest speech by ECB board members Sabine Lautenschlager at Luncheon of Chairs of Supervisory Boards of banks in Germany in Frankfurt, Germany. - 1200 GMT OSLO Riksbank First Deputy Governor Kerstin af Jochnick will speak at the Norwegian conference Boligmarkedet 2018 on the significance of the interest rate for the Swedish housing market 0900 GMT. STOCKHOLM Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will present the Riksbanks view of the payment system of today and tomorrow at the conference "Framtidens betalningar" 1515 GMT. BRUSSELS - ECB Board Member Benoit Coeure speaks in Brussels - 1115 GMT. OSLO Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech at "NEF Boligmarkedet - Balanser og ubalanser" - a conference hosted by The Association of Real Estate (NEF). TRONDHEIM, Norway Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Egil Matsen gives a speech at "Sparebankdagene 2018", a conference hosted by The Norwegian Savings Banks Association.

BRUSSELS - European Union finance ministers meeting - 0800 GMT.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7 TOKYO - BoJ board member Yukitoshi Funo delivers speech, meets business leaders in Kochi, southwestern Japan. 0130 GMT.

STOCKHOLM Riksbank Deputy Governor Martin Flodén will discuss the economic situation and monetary policy 1630 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from board members at its Oct. 30-31 policy meeting 2350 GMT. WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) starts its two-day meeting on interest rates (to Nov. 8). THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8

** BERLIN - Keynote speech by ECB Board Member Benoit Coeure at conference on "Scaling up Green Finance: The Role of Central Banks organized by Network for Greening the Financial System and Council on Economic Policies in Berlin, Germany - 1415 GMT.

STOCKHOLM - Open hearing on current monetary policy: Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves then opens the hearing - 0800 GMT. GENEVA Swiss National Bank's Member of the Governing Board, Andrea Maechler and Alternate Member of the Governing Board, Thomas Moser gives a speech at Money Market Event 1730 GMT.

WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces Official Cash Rate (OCR) and Monetary Policy Statement at a media conference. WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces its decision on interest rates followed by statement - 1900 GMT.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9

NEW YORK CITY, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams gives opening remarks before the Investing in America's Workforce Book Launch - 1330 GMT.

NEW YORK CITY, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on "Workforce Investment by Sector" before the Investing in America's Workforce Book Launch, in New York - 1345 GMT.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12

BERLIN - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks to the foreign press association (VAP) on a range of issues - 1100 GMT.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13 PARIS - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen gives a speech at the seminar "Adam Smith and Economic Development" in Paris - 1300 GMT.

SUNDSVALL, Sweden Riksbank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson will discuss current monetary policy and the economic situation at Mid Sweden University in Sundsvall. LINKOPING, Sweden - Riksbank Deputy Governor Per Jansson will visit Linköping. The visit is the final stop on the tour of Sweden carried out over the year as a part of the Riksbanks 350th anniversary 1700 GMT.

Wednesday, November 14 WASHINGTON D.C. - Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Randal Quarles gives semiannual testimony before the House Financial Services Committee - 1400 GMT.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari participates in a moderated question-and-answer session with the Minnesota AgriGrowth Council - 2000 GMT.

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Randal Quarles gives semiannual testimony, "Federal Reserve's Supervision and Regulation of the Financial System" before the Senate Banking Committee - 1500 GMT. MADRID, Spain - Global Interdependence Center hosts event, "Central Banking Series: Madrid." Speakers include Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16

CHICAGO, Illinois - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a moderated question-and-answer session before the Fixed Income Forum Roundtable - 1630 GMT.

FRANKFURT - ECB President Mario Draghi and Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speak at a conference in Frankfurt - 0830 GMT. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19

TOKYO Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Bank of France Governor Villeroy de Galhau will speak at a Europlace International Financial Forum - 0330 GMT.

BRUSSELS - European Union Foreign Affairs Council Meeting. OSLO - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen gives a speech at a conference hosted by the Federation of Norwegian Industries 1400 GMT. ROME - Europe's Economic Commissioner Pierre Moscovici holds a news conference at the EU Commission's headquarters - 1330 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting 0800 GMT.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20 OSLO - Open Meeting On Alternative Norwegian Krone Reference Rates: Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen will give an introductory statement - 1300 GMT. MONTREAL - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins gives speech at Max Bell School of Public Policy, McGill University, Montreal, QC - 1800 GMT.

PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues Non manufacturing Business Outlook Survey for November - 1330 GMT.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank General Council Meeting (to Nov. 22).

FRANKFURT - ECB governing council non-monetary policy meeting.

STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank publishes Financial Stability Report 2018:2 - 0830 GMT.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28

NEW YORK CITY - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks before an Economic Club of New York luncheon, in New York - 1700 GMT. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand releases half-yearly financial stability report - 2000 GMT.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29 OSLO - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Egil Matsen gives a speech at Norges Bank.

OSLO - Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech at Nordea Wholesale Bankings annual dinner - 1730 GMT. WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee will release the minutes from its November 7-8 policy meeting 1900 GMT.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 3 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5 WASHINGTON D.C. - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies on the economic outlook before the congressional Joint Economic Committee - 1515 GMT.

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement - 1500 GMT.

LONDON - Bank of England publishes Financial Stability Report - 0700 GMT.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11 LONDON - Bank of England publishes Record of the Financial Policy Committee meeting held on November 28, 2018 - 0930 GMT.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank announces interest rate decision - 0900 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank holds Announcement of the Executive Board's interest rate decision and publication of Monetary Policy followed by press conference - 0930 GMT. WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand will host a conference focusing on linkages between financial markets and the macro economy, or macro-finance for short (to Nov. 14)

MONDAY, DECEMBER 17 STOCKHOLM - Riksbank General Council Meeting - 1200 GMT.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19

STOCKHOLM Riksbank holds executive board meeting, monetary policy meeting No. 5 0800 GMT.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20

STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank announces interest rate decision. Monetary policy report will be published 0830 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England publishes Summary and minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee meeting - 1200 GMT.

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