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  • While the meeting is not expected to result in an interest rate increase, investors will focus on how Fed Chair Janet Yellen characterizes recent inflation readings for clues on the timing of further rate hikes. However, a stronger-than-expected rise in consumer prices in August have triggered a more than 50 percent rise in the odds of a December rate hike,...

  • NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 18- The U.S. If Fed Chair Janet Yellen gets her way, financial markets that had swung wildly with past shifts to the policy will barely shrug when the asset reduction begins, probably in October. Years of planning and months of careful public messaging should make the asset-unwinding process about as riveting as "watching paint dry,"...

  • NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 18- The U.S. If Fed Chair Janet Yellen gets her way, financial markets that had swung wildly with past shifts to the policy will barely shrug when the asset reduction begins, probably in October. Years of planning and months of careful public messaging should make the asset-unwinding process about as riveting as "watching paint dry,"...

  • Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in central London on September 13, 2017.

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  • In the week ahead, investors will be watching the Fed meeting, Trump's speech at the U.N. and whether or not bitcoin can rebound.

  • ROME- ECB Supervisor Ignazio Angeloni participates in a panel discussion at Italian Banking Conference 2017 in Rome, Italy- 0845 GMT. WASHINGTON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney gives a lecture at the International Monetary Fund, then has a public discussion with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde- 1500 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 STOCKHOLM- Swedish...

  • ROME- ECB Supervisor Ignazio Angeloni participates in a panel discussion at Italian Banking Conference 2017 in Rome, Italy- 0845 GMT. WASHINGTON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney gives a lecture at the International Monetary Fund, then has a public discussion with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde- 1500 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 STOCKHOLM- Swedish...

  • ROME- ECB Supervisor Ignazio Angeloni participates in a panel discussion at Italian Banking Conference 2017 in Rome, Italy- 0845 GMT. WASHINGTON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney gives a lecture at the International Monetary Fund, then has a public discussion with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde- 1500 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 STOCKHOLM- Swedish...

  • ROME- ECB Supervisor Ignazio Angeloni participates in a panel discussion at Italian Banking Conference 2017 in Rome, Italy- 0845 GMT. WASHINGTON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney gives a lecture at the International Monetary Fund, then has a public discussion with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde- 1500 GMT. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 STOCKHOLM- Swedish...

  • "In the short run financials will benefit," said Chad Morganlander, portfolio manager at Washington Crossing Advisors, if the Fed action pushes long-term rates higher relative to short-term rates. Next week's meeting is not expected to result in an interest rate increase, but investors will focus on how Fed Chair Janet Yellen characterizes recent inflation...

  • Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen

    At next week's Fed meeting, one factor could stand out: the dot plot of members' expectations for interest rates.

  • HELSINKI- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Daniele Nouy gives Marjolin Lecture at 33rd SUERF Colloquium& Bank of Finland Conference "Shadow Banking: Financial Intermediation beyond Banks" in Helsinki 0600 GMT. TALLINN- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi and ECB board member Benoit Coeure participate in a Eurogroup meeting in Tallinn.

  • HELSINKI- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Daniele Nouy gives Marjolin Lecture at 33rd SUERF Colloquium& Bank of Finland Conference "Shadow Banking: Financial Intermediation beyond Banks" in Helsinki 0600 GMT. TALLINN- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi and ECB board member Benoit Coeure participate in a Eurogroup meeting in Tallinn.

  • WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump says he has not made a decision yet on whether he will re-nominate Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen for another term but says he respects her "a lot." Asked about Yellen by reporters on Air Force One on a trip back from Florida on Thursday, Trump said, "I like her and I respect her. Separately, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told a...

  • Consumer prices climbed 1.9 percent last month compared with a year earlier, the Labor Department said Thursday, up from an annual gain of 1.7 percent in August and the second straight increase. "August's strong gain should help alleviate concerns among Fed members that the slowdown in inflation that began in the spring is set to continue," said Sarah House, an...

  • FRANKFURT- German Central Bank head Jens Weidmann will deliver a lecture entitled "Monetary policy after the crisis" in Frankfurt- 1530 GMT. TALLINN- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Yves Mersch will participate in closing session "Economic and Financial Priorities for relaunching the Eurozone and the EU" at Eurofi Financial Forum 2017 "What way...

  • FRANKFURT- German Central Bank head Jens Weidmann will deliver a lecture entitled "Monetary policy after the crisis" in Frankfurt- 1530 GMT. TALLINN- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Yves Mersch will participate in closing session "Economic and Financial Priorities for relaunching the Eurozone and the EU" at Eurofi Financial Forum 2017 "What way...

  • NEW YORK— U.S. stock indexes are hardly budging Wednesday as banks and technology companies give back some of their gains from earlier in the week while retailers and energy companies trade higher. The Dow Jones industrial average added 22 points, or 0.1 percent, to 22,141. The Nasdaq composite remained at 6,453. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company...

  • **FRANKFURT- Executive board member of ECB Peter Praet speaks in Frankfurt- 1700 GMT. LONDON- British Finance Minister Philip Hammond speaks at the inaugural annual dinner of UK Finance, formerly known as the British Bankers' Association- 1900 GMT LONDON- Swedish Deputy Central Bank Governor Henry Ohlsson gives a speech in order to present the Riksbank's latest...

  • **FRANKFURT- Executive board member of ECB Peter Praet speaks in Frankfurt- 1700 GMT. LONDON- British Finance Minister Philip Hammond speaks at the inaugural annual dinner of UK Finance, formerly known as the British Bankers' Association- 1900 GMT LONDON- Swedish Deputy Central Bank Governor Henry Ohlsson gives a speech in order to present the Riksbank's latest...