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  • TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 PARIS- ECB supervisory head Daniele Nouy chairs a panel at a financial regulation conference in Paris entitled "Financial supervision and the role of National Authorities in Europe".- 0730 GMT. PARIS- ECB President Mario Draghi speaks at a conference in Paris entitled "Financial supervision and the role of National Authorities in Europe".-...

  • *Nasdaq Commodities members must pay on Monday or face default. OSLO, Sept 17- Members of Nasdaq's Nordic commodities exchange have replenished more than 90 percent of vital clearing house contingency funds that were lost last week when a single Norwegian trader defaulted, the exchange operator said. Einar Aas, a derivatives trader who made large bets on the...

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB Executive Board Member Yves Mersch gives speech on the occasion of the unveiling of the new 100 and 200 banknote at the ECB in Frankfurt, Germany.- 1200 GMT. STOCKHOLM Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will participate in a discussion of the lessons learned from the banking crisis of the 1990 s 1300 GMT. PARIS- ECB President Mario Draghi speaks at a...

  • *Fortum and other Nasdaq Commodities members must plug hole. OSLO, Sept 14- Nordic energy firms pledged on Friday to help replenish a contingency fund after a private Norwegian trader defaulted and exchange operator Nasdaq itself said it would provide additional capital to maintain trust in the market. Finland's Fortum will contribute some 20 million euros,...

  • **WASHINGTON D.C.- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric S. Rosengren speaks on Fed's inflation framework- 1400 GMT. OSLO- Norway Deputy Governor Jon Nicolaisen gives a speech at a seminar hosted by the ministry of finance about the financial crisis 10 years ago- 1030 GMT. FORT WAYNE, INDIANA, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles...

  • LONDON- British Finance Minister Philip Hammond and his junior ministers take part in a regular question session in parliament- 1030 GMT. LONDON- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will discuss current monetary policy at an event arranged by Goldman Sachs 1245 GMT. LONDON Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will participate in a half-day conference on Financial...

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    Oil will be toppled as North America's primary energy source this year, according to risk management firm DNV GL, with natural gas and electrification set to reshape the region's energy future.

  • LONDON- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will discuss current monetary policy at an event arranged by Goldman Sachs 1245 GMT. **LONDON- External Member of the Prudential Regulation Committee at Bank of England, Jill May, and London School of Economics Professor Julia Black: Treasury Select Committee external PRC pre-appointment hearing 1315 GMT.

  • BOSTON- Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren discusses the paper he co-authored with Boston Fed colleagues Joe Peek and Geoffrey M.B. Tootell, "Some Unpleasant Stabilization Arithmetic," at the bank's 62nd Annual Economic Conference- 1445 GMT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 ALBANY, Georgia- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic...

  • OSLO, Sept 5- Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund will demand that companies in which it invests follow stricter guidelines on global sustainability, including efforts to combat plastic pollution of the oceans, the fund's manager said on Wednesday.

  • VIENNA- Speech by member of the ECB's Executive Board Peter Praet at the Eurofi Financial Forum 0830 GMT. BUFFALO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of New York President John Williams visits Buffalo and Niagara Falls, N.Y., to meet with leaders in business, community development, education and government- 1630 GMT. CHICAGO, Illinois- Federal Reserve Bank of...

  • TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 LONDON- Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, speaks about BoE's decision to raise interest rates in August and its latest inflation report along with fellow policymakers Andy Haldane, Silvana Tenreyro and Michael Saunders- 1200 GMT. **VIENNA- Speech by member of the ECB's Executive Board Peter Praet at the Eurofi Financial Forum 0830...

  • ALPBACH, Austria- National Bank of Austria Governor Ewald Nowotny takes part in a panel discussion on European capital markets at an economic forum in the Austrian village of Alpbach. ALPBACH, Austria- National Bank of Austria Governor Ewald Nowotny hosts reception at the Alpbach economic forum- 1100 GMT MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3. TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 LONDON- Mark...

  • FRANKFURT/ LONDON, Aug 30- The surging costs of carbon permits have caused some of Europe's biggest utilities to lock in purchases in advance, while nuclear and hydro firms are benefiting from the knock-on effect on power prices. Carbon permits traded under the EU's Emissions Trading System have become the best performing commodity this year, almost trebling...

  • OSLO, Aug 29- Furniture retailer IKEA will shut three city centre service and pick-up points in Norway as part of a drive to cut costs amid declining profits, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. The facilities in Oslo, Aalesund and Tromsoe were opened in 2015 and 2016 in a global pilot program to test customers' appetite for alternatives to IKEA's large...

  • OSLO, Aug 29- Furniture retailer IKEA will shut three city centre stores in Norway as part of a drive to cut costs amid declining profits, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. Known as service and pick-up points, the stores in Oslo, Aalesund and Tromsoe were opened in 2015 and 2016 in a global pilot program to test customers' appetite for alternatives to...

  • JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz participates in panel discussion at Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City 1625 GMT. FRANKFURT- The European Central Bank releases monthly data on lending and money supply 0800 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank executive board meeting 0700 GMT.

  • *Fund wants to remove oil, gas stocks from benchmark index. *Would mean fund sells out of such stocks over time. OSLO, Aug 24- Norway's trillion-dollar sovereign wealth fund should continue to invest in oil and gas companies, a government-appointed commission recommended on Friday, contradicting earlier advice from the central bank, and boosting the shares of oil...

  • HAMBURG, Germany- German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks to reporters after hosting a meeting with his counterparts from German-speaking countries Austria and Switzerland- 1045 GMT. JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks on "Monetary Policy in a Changing Economy" before the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic...

  • HAMBURG, Germany- German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks to reporters after hosting a meeting with his counterparts from German-speaking countries Austria and Switzerland- 1045 GMT. JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks on "Monetary Policy in a Changing Economy" before the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic...