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LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and Executive Director for Markets Paul Fisher will speak on the Inflation Report at Treasury Select Committee- 0930 GMT. Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy Mark Mazur will deliver remarks at the 2014 National Congress of American Indians Executive Council Winter Session.
WASHINGTON _ Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for February, 10 a.m. Eastern. WASHINGTON _Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew testifies about the president's budget proposal before the Senate Finance Committee. WASHINGTON _ House Financial Services subcommittee hearing on data security and Americans' financial information.
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew speaks at the of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference 2014- 2200 GMT. BRUSSELS- ECB President Mario Draghi will give introductory remarks at the Quarterly Hearing before the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium- 1400 GMT.
WASHINGTON _ The Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for January, 8:30 a.m. Eastern; Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for February, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for January, 10 a.m.; House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on proposed changes to generic drug labeling.
WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for January, 8:30 a.m. Eastern; Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for February, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending for January, 10 a.m.; House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on proposed changes to generic drug labeling.
NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Narayana Kocherlakota and Federal Reserve Board Governor Jeremy Stein participates in panel to discuss report on interactions between monetary policy and financial stability before the University of Chicago Booth School of Business 2014 Monetary Policy Forum- 1515 GMT.
WOOSTER, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Sandra Pianalto gives lecture, "Reflections on 35 Years with the Federal Reserve System" at the James R. Wilson Lecture Series hosted by the College of Wooster- 0030 GMT. SAITAMA, Japan- Bank of Japan board member Koji Ishida speaks to business leaders in Saitama- 0130 GMT.
Treasury Secretary Lew calls bitcoin a "phenomenon," but says the government needs to make sure it doesn't become a funding haven for criminals.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew comments on the "phenomenon" of bitcoin. "We have to make sure it doesn't become an avenue to funding illegal activities," Lew says.
Congress should act as soon as possible and make sure there are no more self-inflicted wounds, says U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, discussing why lawmakers need to act in a timely manner to increase the nation's debt limit so the government can pay its bills.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports that Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has sent another letter to Congress to urge them to act quickly on raising the debt limit before the February 7th deadline.
Adam Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics president, discusses the challenges for the European Central Bank and growth prospects for the euro zone.
Germany's reliance on export-driven growth was a hot topic when U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew arrived in Berlin on Wednesday.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open on Tuesday, with investors awaiting the publication of trade data.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has renewed calls for Europe to pursue growth-boosting policies rather than austerity in a conference in Paris.
CNBC's Tom Mackenzie looks at what to expect from U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's tour of Europe.
SINGAPORE, Jan 6- U.S. oil futures rebounded in early Asian trade on Monday after the contract settled lower in the four previous sessions and posted its biggest weekly drop since June 2012. *U.S. crude for February delivery rose 19 cents to $94.15 a barrel by 0023 GMT, after dropping $1.48 a barrel on Friday.
SYDNEY, Jan 6- London copper inched up on Monday as bargain hunting helped lift it from 10- day lows hit the session before, but feeble economic momentum in the United States and China kept a lid on prices. *Copper plumbed a 10- day trough at $7,312 a tonne on Friday, and is little changed so far in 2014, having lost about 7 percent in 2013..
SINGAPORE, Jan 6- U.S. oil futures rebounded in early Asian trade on Monday after the contract settled lower in the four previous sessions and posted its biggest weekly drop since September 2012. *U.S. crude for February delivery rose 19 cents to $94.15 a barrel by 0023 GMT, after dropping $1.48 a barrel on Friday.
The Obama administration says the government may not be able to pay its bills as soon as February if lawmakers do not raise the federal debt ceiling.