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  • **LONDON- Participation by ECB chief economist Peter Praet in opening keynote dialogue at FT Investment Management Summit Rebalancing Return and Risk Amid Global Recovery in London 0810 GMT. **FRANKFURT- Opening remarks by ECB Board Member Benoit Coeure at annual meeting of ECB's Money Market Contact Group in Frankfurt 1200 GMT. **LONDON- Guest talk by ECB chief...

  • PARIS, Sept 21- France plans to make it easier for Paris and other big cities to introduce London-style urban vehicle tolls in a bid to reduce pollution and congestion, a government source told Reuters on Friday. Singapore, London, Stockholm and Milan have all introduced congestion pricing systems, but no French city has done so, although France has an extensive...

  • FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 FRANKFURT- Bank of France Deputy Governor Sylvie Goulard and Bundesbank Board Member Joachim Wuermeling speak at a conference in Frankfurt. TOKYO- Bank of Japan releases minutes of monetary policy meeting held on July 30 and 31 2350 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's External Monetary Policy Committee member Gertjan Vlieghe gives speech at...

  • **BERLIN- German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz holds a speech on "100 years of sales tax" in Germany- 0730 GMT. FRANKFURT- Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speaks in Freiburg, Germany- 1515 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley will hold a breakfast presentation on the economic situation and current monetary policy- 0700 GMT.

  • *Japan's central bank keeps policy settings unchanged. LONDON, Sept 19- The dollar neared a seven-week low against a basket of other currencies on Wednesday, while commodity currencies advanced on relief that the latest round of tariffs announced by China and the United States were not as harsh as the market expected. "Positions are being adjusted, and unless we...

  • **LONDON- Roundtable with Silvana Tenreyro, member of the Monetary Policy Committee, Bank of England. BERLIN- ECB President Mario Draghi gives speech at an event entitled "Making Europe's Economic Union work" organized by Jacques Delors Institute, Hertie School of Governance, Bertelsmann Stiftung in Berlin, Germany- 1330 GMT. FRANKFURT- Bundesbank President Jens...

  • The stars of the European Union sit on banners flying outside the European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, on July 20, 2017.

    Allianz CEO Oliver Bäte reflects on the problems that Europe faces today and discusses whether it's a result of the 2008 global financial crisis.

  • 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".-...

  • **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...

  • **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...

  • COPENHAGEN, Denmark— The CEO of Swedish automaker Volvo Cars, owned by China's Geely holding company, says "the timing right now is not optimal" for an initial public offering, citing "an escalating trade war, tariffs and market volatility." CEO Hakan Samuelsson added in a mail to The Associated Press on Tuesday that "an IPO remains an option but there is no fixed...

  • 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...

  • Sept 10- A U.S. appeals court on Monday revived Swedish pharmaceutical company Orexo AB's lawsuit accusing a unit of Israel's Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd of infringing a patent for its opioid addiction drug Zubsolv. Shares of Orexo closed 30.9 percent higher in Stockholm after the decision by the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C.,...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- The euro and sterling rose against the dollar on Monday after the European Union's top negotiator said an agreement for Britain to leave the economic bloc might be reached in the coming weeks. The pound in particular had been under pressure in recent weeks on anxiety that Britain would exit from the EU without any formal trading arrangement.

  • *Italy, Sweden help deliver gains in European shares. NEW YORK, Sept 10- An index of global stock markets rose on Monday for the first time in eight trading sessions on optimism about policy from Italy to the United States, dodging anxiety about the U.S.- China trade war. MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe added 0.15 percent, but it felt fragile after a sell-off in...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- The euro and sterling rose against the dollar on Monday after the European Union's top negotiator said an agreement for Britain to leave the economic bloc might be reached in the coming weeks. The pound in particular had been under pressure in recent weeks on anxiety that Britain would exit from the EU without any formal trading arrangement.

  • BEIJING/ PARIS Sept 10- Volvo Cars and its Chinese owner Geely have postponed plans to float shares in the Swedish carmaker, blaming trade tensions and a downturn in automotive stocks. But while Volvo's plans for a Stockholm listing were delayed indefinitely, Britain's Aston Martin vowed to push ahead with its own initial public offering.

  • *Italy lifts Europe after Asia drops for 8th straight day. LONDON, Sept 10- Gains in Europe helped steady global stock markets on Monday, after rising anxiety about the U.S.- China trade war and further Fed rate hikes gave Asia its longest losing streak since the end of 2015.. A 2 percent jump in Italian shares on soothing budget comments had boosted Europe and Wall...

  • LONDON, Sept 10- The dollar struggled to build on its gains from last week on Monday while investors piled into riskier assets led by Scandinavian currencies, encouraged by a drop in bond yields in peripheral countries in Europe such as Italy. Perceived safe-haven currencies in Europe such as the Swiss franc tumbled half a percent against the dollar and the euro...

  • BEIJING/ PARIS Sept 10- Volvo Cars and its owner Geely said on Monday they had postponed plans to float shares in the Swedish carmaker, blaming trade tensions and a downturn in automotive stocks. Volvo and its Chinese parent had been discussing an initial public offering to value the carmaker at between $16 billion and $30 billion, sources have previously said.