Calendar

Apr
26
Wed
Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting @ Bank of Japan
Apr 26 – Apr 27 all-day

The Bank of Japan will hold a monetary policy meeting.

Apr
27
Thu
ECB Governing Council – Monetary Policy Meeting @ European Central Bank
Apr 27 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The Governing Council of the European Central Bank will meet to assess the European economic situation and the stance of monetary policy.

ECB Monetary Policy Decision
Apr 27 @ 1:45 PM – 2:00 PM

The European Central Bank will issue a press release about its monthly decision on key ECB interest rates and the conduct of monetary policy.

ECB Press Conference @ European Central Bank
Apr 27 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

The President and Vice-President of the European Central Bank will hold a press conference to discuss the latest monetary policy decision.

Fed H.3 Release – Monetary Base
Apr 27 @ 4:30 PM – 4:45 PM
Fed H.4.1 Release – Balance Sheet
Apr 27 @ 4:30 PM – 4:45 PM
Apr
28
Fri
Federal Reserve Board – Governor Lael Brainard Speech @ Kellogg Global Hub, Northwestern University
Apr 28 @ 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard will deliver luncheon remarks at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business conference on “New Developments in Consumer Finance: Research & Practice.”

Philadelphia Fed – President Patrick Harker Speech @ Walter Washington Convention Center
Apr 28 @ 2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker will speak on “How STEM Can Get You Anywhere” at the X-STEM Symposium in Washington, DC.

May
2
Tue
Bank of Japan Minutes Released
May 2 @ 8:50 AM – 9:00 AM

he Bank of Japan will publish the minutes of the previous month’s monetary policy meeting.

FOMC Meeting @ Federal Reserve Board
May 2 @ 8:00 AM – May 3 @ 12:00 PM

The Federal Open Market Committee will hold a regularly-scheduled two-day meeting to discuss and decide on the future course of its monetary policy.