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Monday's Events: Canadian Securities Transactions, Fed and ECB Speakers
08:09 04/21 (CEP News) - Canadian securities transactions for
February will kick off Monday's economic events. In the U.S., markets
will listen to what the Fed's Randall Kroszner and Charles Evans have
to say. Furthermore in Europe, ECB Vice-President Lucas Papademos will
speak before the European Parliament. Meanwhile, Bank of France
Governor Christian Noyer will speak at an event in Paris.
8:30 a.m. EDT, Statistics Canada will release international securities
transactions for February, which came in at C$916 million in January.
At the same time in Paris, Bank of France Governor Christian Noyer will speak on the bank's accounts.
At 9:30 a.m. EDT, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans will give the
opening remarks for the start of Money Smart Week in Chicago.
At 12 p.m. EDT, Axel Weber, president of the Deutsche Bundesbank, will
speak on the economy and financial markets at the Ifo Institute in
At 1 p.m. EDT, the U.S. Treasury will sell $20 billion in three-month bills and $20 billion in six-month bills.
Also at 1 p.m., ECB Vice-President Lucas Papademos will present the
European Central Bank's annual report for 2007 to the European
At 1:30 p.m. EDT, Fed Governor Randall Kroszner will speak on community development at forum in Minnesota.
At 2:30 p.m. EDT, Chicago Fed President Evans will speak at his second
event of the day as he will deliver a speech to Naperville, Illinois
high school students.
8:30 CA International Securities Transactions FEB Prior: C$0.916
8:30 EU ECB's Noyer speaks in Paris
9:30 US Chicago Fed's Evans Gives Remarks for Money Smart Week
13:00 US TSY to Sell $20B 3-Month Bills
13:00 US TSY to Sell $20B 6-Month Bills
13:00 EU ECB's Papademos speaks to European Parliament
13:30 US Fed's Kroszner speaks on Community Development in Minnesota
14:30 US Chicago Fed's Evans speaks to High School Students in Illinois
By Neils Christensen [email protected], edited by Nancy Girgis, [email protected]
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