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MONDAY, NOVEMBER 26

** VIENNA - Austrian Central Bank Governor Ewald Nowtny delivers opening speech at ONB conference on European Economic Integration - 1200 GMT.

** FRANKFURT, Germany - Speech by ECB board member Peter Praet at 33rd International ZinsForum 2018: Zinsen 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany 0900 GMT.

** BRUSSELS - Introductory statement by the ECB President Mario Draghi in his capacity as ESRB Chair at ECON Hearing at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium 1600 GMT.

** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York Executive Vice President Richard Dzina speaks at The Clearing House and Bank Policy Institute's 2018 Annual Conference 1830 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England Executive Director for UK Deposit Takers Supervision James Proudman gives a speech at Cass Business School, London - 1800 GMT.

VIENNA - ECB board member Benoit Coeure speaks at a conference on "How to Finance Cohesion in Europe", organized by the Oesterreichische Nationalbank - 1230 GMT. BRUSSELS - The President of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, addresses the European Parliament in a regular hearing before the committee for economic and monetary affairs - 1400 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan discuss the new book - 'Capitalism in America: A History' - by Greenspan and The Economist political editor Adrian Wooldridge - 1830 GMT. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27

** ATHENS - Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras speaks at a conference on structural reforms during the country's financial crisis - 1000 GMT.

** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida speaks on "Data Dependence and U.S. Monetary Policy" before The Clearing House 2018 Annual Conference - 1330 GMT.

** FRANKFURT, Germany - Keynote speech by ECB board member Yves Mersch at Werkstattgesprache "Nachhaltigkeit wird Mainstream" organised by Luxembourg for Finance and Borsenzeitung in Frankfurt, Germany - 1600 GMT.

** PARIS - Bank of England Executive Director for International Banks Supervision, Sarah Breeden participates in Climate Finance Day - 0930 GMT LUXEMBOURG CITY - ECB board member Yves Mersch speaks in Luxembourg - 1600 GMT. LONDON - Director for Banknotes and Chief Cashier of the Bank of England Victoria Cleland gives a speech at Payments International, London - 1345 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney takes part in an online Q&A on the future of money. STOCKHOLM Deputy Governor & Executive Board of the Swedish central bank Cecilia Skingsley will hold the speech 'Considerations for a cashless society' at SNS, Centre for Business and Policy Studies. The speech will be commented on by Johanna Lybeck Lilja, executive advisor at Nordea and Peter Englund, professor emeritus of financial economics 0700 GMT.

NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George participate in financial innovation, the economy, regulation and the future of payments panel before the Clearing House 2018 Annual Conference - 1930 GMT.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28

** FRANKFURT, Germany - Opening remarks by ECB board member Benoit Coeure at the Foreign Exchange Contact Group meeting in Frankfurt, Germany 1205 GMT.

** LUXEMBOURG CITY - ECB board member Peter Praet chairing panel session II on "Investment finance in Europe a system fit for growth?" at a conference on investment, technological transformation and skills, jointly organised by the EIB and the ECB in Luxembourg - 1520 GMT. LUXEMBOURG CITY - ECB Vice President Luis de Guindos and Chief Economist Peter Praet speak at a conference in Luxembourg - 1300 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England publishes Financial Stability report - 0700 GMT.

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

** WASHINGTON D.C. - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell greets student teams at the Federal Reserve Board 15th Annual National College Fed Challenge Finals - 1330 GMT.

** MADRID - Bank of Spain Governor Pablo Hernandez de Cos to deliver inaugural speech on the 25th Anniversary of Moody's Investors Service in Spain - 1900 GMT. FRANKFURT, Germany - Welcome address by ECB President Mario Draghi at Global Research Forum - International Macroeconomics and Finance - which was jointly organized by the ECB and the U.S. Federal Reserve - 0800 GMT. MILAN, Italy - ECB member of the supervisory board Ignazio Angeloni speaks at a conference in Milan - 1315 GMT. OSLO - Norwegian Central Bank Deputy Governor with Responsibility for the Wealth Fund, Egil Matsen, delivers a speech about the fund - 0730 GMT. WASHINGTON D.C. - Treasury Office of Financial Research and the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland co-sponsor two-day Financial Stability Conference, in Washington - 1330 GMT. FUKUOKA, Japan - Bank of Japan board member Takako Masai delivers speech to business leaders in Fukuoka, southern Japan, and holds a news conference - 0130 GMT. BOSTON - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Neel Kashkari, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren and Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participate in 'Collaboration for Inclusive Economic Development' forum hosted by the 'Living Cities Collaborative' - 1900 GMT. OSLO - Norway Central Bank Deputy Governor Egil Matsen gives a speech at Norges Bank - 0800 GMT.

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

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30

** ROME - Speech by ECB board member Yves Mersch at TIPS launch event, jointly organised by the Banca d'Italia and the ECB in Frascati (Rome), Italy 1000 GMT.

** FRANKFURT, Germany - ECB board member Benoit Coeure moderating panel at Global Research Forum: International macroeconomics and finance, jointly organised by the ECB, the Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in Frankfurt, Germany 1245 GMT.

** TOKYO - Remarks by Bank of Japan Executive Director Yuichi Ikeda at the 7th FinTech Forum in Tokyo 0500 GMT. NEW YORK CITY - Federal Reserve Bank of New York releases text of President John Williams's prepared remarks before panel, "The Global Economy: Addressing a Future Downturn" at a closed-door meeting of the Group of Thirty in New York - 1400 GMT. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 BERN - Speech by Thomas Jordan, chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, on "The Importance of Academic Research and Teaching for Switzerland's Success Model" at Dies Academicus of the University of Bern - 0900 GMT. MONDAY, DECEMBER 3

** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams gives welcome and introductory remarks at The Evolving Structure of the U.S. Treasury Market conference - 1415 GMT.

** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks before The Evolving Structure of the U.S. Treasury Market conference - 1530 GMT.

** CAMBRIDGE, England - Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane participates in Annual Cambridge Public Policy Lecture - 1730 GMT. BRUSSELS - Euro Zone Finance Ministers meet to discuss deeper euro zone integration, including a euro zone budget, new powers for their bailout fund and a deposit guarantee scheme - 1400 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Riksbank executive board meeting - 0800 GMT.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4

** LONDON - Bank of England Insurance Supervision Executive Director David Rule will participate at the 6th Annual Insurance Risk and Capital Conference - 1355 GMT.

** PLYMOUTH, England - Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Gertjan Vlieghe gives speech at Plymouth Manufacturing Group Annual Christmas Lecture 2018 during a regional visit to the South West, Plymouth - 1800 GMT. BRUSSELS - European Union Finance Ministers' meeting - 0800 GMT.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5

LONDON - Bank of England publishes Record of the Financial Policy Committee meeting held on Nov. 20 2018 - 0930 GMT. LONDON - The Bank of England publishes its final full assessment of the health of Britain's banks and broader financial system before the country leaves the European Union - 0700 GMT. WASHINGTON D.C. - Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic condition - 1900 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled. NIIGATA, Japan - Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Masazumi Wakatabe gives speech at a meeting with business leaders in Niigata - 0130 GMT. 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.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6

** LONDON - Bank of England Executive Director for Markets Andrew Hauser participates in The Finance Hive Live: FX London - 0845 GMT.

** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of New York President and CEO John Williams speaks at an The Evolving Structure of the U.S. Treasury Market event 2330 GMT. TORONTO, Canada - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will deliver a speech about the central bank's interest rate decision on Dec. 5. - 1335 GMT. ATLANTA, Ga. - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic speaks on the national outlook before a Georgia Economic Outlook event - 1715 GMT.

FRANKFURT - General Council meeting of the ECB. TORONTO - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz gives last speech of the year at Marriott Downtown at CF Toronto Eaton Centre - 1300 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 FRANKFURT - Governing Council of the ECB holds monetary policy meeting. Press conference follows the meeting. BERN - Swiss National Bank (SNB) Monetary policy assessment with a news conference 0830 GMT.

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.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18 BRATISLAVA - ECB Governing Council Member Jozef Makuch holds news conference - 1200 GMT.

WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) starts its two-day meeting on interest rates (to Dec. 19). OSLO - Norway Central Bank Governor Oystein Olsen gives a speech to the regional network, region East in Oslo. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19 WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces its decision on interest rates followed by statement - 1900 GMT. WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Federal Reserve chairperson holds a news conference - 1930 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan holds Monetary Policy Meeting (to Dec. 20).

STOCKHOLM Riksbank holds executive board meeting, monetary policy meeting No. 6 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.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21

PHILADELPHIA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia issues 'Nonmanufacturing Business Outlook Survey for December' - 1330 GMT. OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada to release its business outlook report, which is based on a survey of about 100 companies - 1500 GMT.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 25

TOKYO - Bank of Japan releases Minutes of Monetary Policy Meeting held on Oct 30 and 31 2350 GMT.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 27

TOKYO - Bank of Japan to release summary of opinions from board members at its Dec. 19-20 policy meeting 2350 GMT.

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