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  • STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Deputy Governor Martin Flodén will discuss the economic situation and monetary policy- 1100 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB chief economist Peter Praet delivers Speech by at 11th Frankfurt Main Financial Centre Breakfast organized by Frankfurt Main Finance e.V. in Frankfurt, Germany.- 0700 GMT. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21 STANFORD, Calif.- Federal Reserve...

  • *2018 revenue $1.3 bln, down from $1.39 bln in 2017. JERUSALEM, Feb 19- Israeli chip manufacturer TowerJazz said it expects its main business units to grow further this year, despite macro-economic headwinds facing the sector, lifting its shares. Although chief executive Russell Ellwanger declined to give a full-year forecast after TowerJazz reported 2018...

  • TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19 NEW YORK, United States- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will talk about the economic situation and current monetary policy during a visit to New York- 1730 GMT. NEWARK, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester to speak on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the 2019 Economic Forecast hosted by...

  • TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19 NEW YORK, United States- Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will talk about the economic situation and current monetary policy during a visit to New York- 1730 GMT. TOKYO- Philippines Central Bank Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo speaks at a seminar in Tokyo- 0700 GMT. NEWARK, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 15- Wall Street rallied on Friday, with the Dow and the Nasdaq posting their eighth consecutive weekly gains as investors grew hopeful that the United States and China would hammer out an agreement resolving their protracted trade war. Talks between the United States and China will resume in Washington next week, with both sides saying progress has...

  • *U.S.- China trade talks to continue next week. NEW YORK, Feb 15- Wall Street rallied on Friday on growing hopes the United States and China can hammer out an agreement resolving their protracted trade war. Talks between the United States and China will resume in Washington next week, with both sides saying progress has been made toward resolving the two countries'...

  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14 LONDON- Bank of England policymaker Jan Vlieghe delivers a speech on the outlook for the economy in Britain and globally, a week after the BoE slashed its forecasts for UK growth because of Brexit and the global slowdown- 0930 GMT. NEWARK, Del.- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on "Approaches to Leadership"...

  • Feb 13- U.S. stocks extended a rally from the prior session on Wednesday, powered by rising expectations that the United States and China could strike a deal during their ongoing trade talks, with benign inflation data also lifting sentiment. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said about the U.S.- China trade talks in Beijing, a day after President Donald Trump...

  • PHILADELPHIA, Pa.- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker speaks on the economic outlook before the Jewish Business Network Power Lunch- 1700 GMT. DUBLIN- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in moderated discussion on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the European Financial Forum-...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 12- Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc, owner of the largest and oldest refinery on the U.S. East Coast, is facing another financial crisis just months after emerging from a controversial bankruptcy, according to two sources and a Reuters review of court filings. PES, which exited bankruptcy in August, saw its cash balance fall to $87.7 million at the...

  • Feb 12- Wall Street's main indexes extended gains on Tuesday, in a broad-based rally after American lawmakers reached a tentative deal to avoid another partial government shutdown and on hopes of an agreement during the ongoing U.S.- China trade talks. President Donald Trump comments that he did not anticipate another government shutdown added to...

  • Feb 12- Wall Street's main indexes rose over 1 percent on Tuesday, in a broad-based rally fueled by a tentative deal reached by American lawmakers to avoid another partial government shutdown and hopes that the U.S.- China trade talks could result in an agreement. It was unclear, however, if President Donald Trump would accept the deal as congressional aides...

  • Feb 12- Wall Street rose on Tuesday, fueled by a tentative deal reached by U.S. lawmakers to avoid another partial government shutdown and optimism that the United States and China could reach an agreement during their ongoing trade talks. "What investors are taking from this is that the government stays open, whether or not Trump signs on the deal is secondary,"...

  • The action will increase Livent's sale taxes in China but give it greater access to growing markets for lithium in Japan, South Korea and elsewhere. "We saw a real change in sentiment late in 2018 in China," Livent Chief Executive Paul Graves said on a Tuesday conference call with investors and analysts. Livent said late Monday that it expects demand for the white...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 11- U.S. congressional negotiators on Monday reached a tentative deal to try to avert another partial government shutdown on Saturday, but congressional aides said it did not contain the $5.7 billion President Donald Trump wants for a border wall. "We reached an agreement in principle" on funding border security programs through Sept. 30,...

  • **LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks at an FT event as Brexit nears and the world economy slows- 1215 GMT. CINCINNATI, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland President Loretta Mester speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Xavier University and Financial Executives International-- Cincinnati Chapter meeting, in...

  • **BRUSSELS- ECB President Mario Draghi to participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels. **KANSAS CITY, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George to speak on "Charting America's Economic Course" at a public conversation hosted by the Kansas City Public Library, in Kansas City, Mo.- 0030 GMT. CINCINNATI, United States- Federal Reserve...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 8- The firm that sold Chelsea Market to Google for $2.4 billion has joined three large brokerages, among others, to back software designed to meet the growing demands of a millennial workforce that is changing how office space is leased and managed. Office workers now interact online or through smartphones and landlords who ignore this trend will...

  • FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 SAN FRANCISCO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly to participate in a moderated conversation before the Bay Area Council Economic Institute's 12th Annual Economic Forecast Conference- 1815 GMT. SAINT CLOUD, Minnesota, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard to give...

  • DALLAS, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a moderated question-and-answer session before the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business Outlook Series 1415 GMT. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 SAN FRANCISCO, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly to participate in a...