Archive for the ‘NEWS’ Category

Janet Yellen on “Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy”

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 (10:00 AM) — Committee on Financial Services Hearing: “Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy” ;

Blackstone statement on Banco Popular €30 billion deal.

Banco Popular agrees to sell majority stake in its real estate asset portfolio to Blackstone  Agreement reached after European Competition Authorities approve Banco Santander’s acquisition of Banco Popular Portfolio includes approximately €30 billion in real estate properties and loans, as well the full share capital...

First Model 3 Handovers.

Tesla delivers to clients the first 30 units of Model 3. ; ;

FOMC Press Conference, June 14, 2017.

Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement For release at 2:00 p.m. EDT Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in May indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising moderately so far this year. Job gains...

ECB Press Conference Tallinn – 8 June 2017.

Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, Tallinn, 8 June 2017 INTRODUCTORY STATEMENT Ladies and gentlemen, the Vice-President and I are very pleased to welcome you to our press conference. I would like to thank Governor Hansson for his kind...

WONDER WOMAN – Official Trailer

Wonder Woman is a 2017 American superhero film based on the DC Comics character of the same name, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. In a present day Paris, Diana Prince, a staff member of the Louvre’s antiquities department, receives a World War I-era photograph sent by Wayne...

Bank of England Inflation Report Press Conference – May 2017

INFLATION REPORT PRESS CONFERENCE Thursday 11th May 2017 Opening Remarks by the Governor The outlook for UK growth and inflation will continue to be influenced by the response of households, companies and financial markets to the prospects for the UK’s departure from the EU. The...

Prorogation – end of the 2016-17 parliamentary session.

The 2016-17 Parliamentary session was brought to a close with a ‘prorogation’ announcement on Thursday 27 April 2017. Parliament will be dissolved on Wednesday 3 May for the 2017 General Election on 8 June. What is prorogation? Prorogation marks the formal end of the Parliamentary session. It usually...

FOMC (Janet Yellen) Press Conference March 15, 2017

Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in February indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has continued to expand at a moderate pace. Job gains remained solid and the unemployment rate was little changed in recent...

ECB Press Conference – 9 March 2017. Introductory statement and Q&A.

Ladies and gentlemen, the Vice-President and I are very pleased to welcome you to our press conference. We will now report on the outcome of today’s meeting of the Governing Council.     Based on our regular economic and monetary analyses, we decided to keep...