Archive for the ‘Conferences’ Category

Bank of England Inflation Report Press Conference – February 2016.

Bank of England maintains Bank Rate at 0.5% and the size of the Asset Purchase Programme at £375 billion. The Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) sets monetary policy to meet the 2% inflation target and in a way that helps to sustain growth...

ECB Press Conference – 21 January 2016.

At today’s meeting the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at 0.05%, 0.30% and -0.30% respectively.

Putin annual media Q&A marathon 2015 (FULL PRESSER)

The Russian president is holding his 11th annual news conference with a special focus on international events. Similar Q&A sessions in the past have lasted up to several hours. The record was set in 2008, when Vladimir Putin spent 4 hours and 40 minutes speaking...

Janet L. Yellen Press Conference on rates hike.

ECB Press Conference – 03 December 2015.

At the meeting of the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at 0.05%, 0.30% and -0.20% respectively. Introductory statement to...

Bank of England: Financial Stability Report, December 2015.

The full Financial Stability Report Press Conference.

The role of financial markets in the economy

Bank of England – Open Forum 2015 Plenary: The role of financial markets in the economy Organised by: Alex Brummer (Daily Mail), Helena Morrissey (Newton Investment Management) and Frances O’Grady (Trades Union Congress) Session speakers and panellists: Chair: Stephanie Flanders, Managing Director, Chief Market Strategist...

Bank of England Inflation Report and Press Conference – November 2015

INFLATION REPORT PRESS CONFERENCE Thursday 5 th November 2015 Opening Remarks by the Governor Remember, remember, the fifth of November. What is memorable about today’s Inflation Report? The headlines are familiar. Inflation remains close to zero. I have written another open letter to the Chancellor...

FED Open Board Meeting – October 30, 2015 – on strengthening banks.

Watch a meeting of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System on the proposed rule to strengthen the ability of largest domestic and foreign banks operating in the United States to be resolved without extraordinary government support or taxpayer assistance, and the final...

ECB Press Conference – 22 October 2015. Fighting Deflation.

ECB Press Conference – 22 October 2015. Fighting Deflation. At the meeting, which was held in Malta on 22 October 2015, the Governing Council of the ECB decided that the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility and the deposit facility will remain unchanged at...