Week InAdvance | Mon Oct 9 Eurogroup in Luxembourg. | Tue Oct 10 CPMI-IOSCO harmonization group in Montreal. IMF-WBG annual meeting kicks off in DC. | Wed Oct 11 SEC meets on Reg S-K. FSB working group in Montreal for UTI/UPI discussion. CFTC chief in the House. NAFTA round 4 in DC. FOMC meeting minutes. | Thu Oct 12 SEC investor advisory panel meets. G20 finmins, central bankers in DC. Bretton Woods Committee in DC. | Fri Oct 13 Boston Fed: "Are Rules Made to Be Broken?"
Mon Oct 9, 2017
save the date ...
Wednesday, Oct 25
INVESTORS Cyber Security Council Working Lunch
Includes a tour of one of the world's largest   mission-critical telecommunications and  data center facilities. 
Complimentary parking can be arranged.
11 am - 2 pm EDT
for more info on INVESTORS Councils
Matthew Jones,  staff director 
mjones@association.institutionalINVESTORS.org
(202) 712-9050
at the agencies

Tuesday, Oct 10
FEDERAL RESERVE
Closed board meeting on advance and discount rates to be charged by Federal Reserve banks.

Wednesday, Oct 11
FEDERAL RESERVE
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) will release minutes from its September policy meeting.  Rates were left unchanged in September as the U.S. central bank said it would begin reducing its balance sheet this month. 2 pm EDT.

Wednesday, Oct 11
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Open meeting to consider  whether to propose updates to "modernize and simplify" Regulation S-K disclosure, which governs companies' non-financial reporting requirements.

Thursday, Oct 12
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Investor Advisory Committee meets  to discuss, among other items, blockchain, distributed ledger technology, and implications for securities markets.

Friday, Oct 13
FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF BOSTON
"Are Rules Made to be Broken? Discretion and Monetary Policy" conference. Boston Fed president  Eric Rosengren gives welcome and opening remarks. Speakers include Federal Reserve board governor Jerome Powell.

Friday, Oct 13
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION
7th Annual Consumer Research Symposium to discuss matters such as consumers' experiences in markets for financial products and services.
on the hill

Wednesday, Oct 11
HOUSE AGRICULTURE
Hearing to examine the  Commodity Futures Trading Commission's 2017 agenda. CFTC chair J. Christopher Giancarlo will testify.

Wednesday, Oct 11
HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES
A 23-bill markup, which could last several days, to consider bills dealing with the way banks are labeled "systemically important," emerging growth companies, broker-dealers, micro offerings, and initial public offerings.

Wednesday, Oct 11
HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS
Subcommittee on Trade hearing on opportunities to expand U.S. trade relationships in the Asia-Pacific region.

Thursday, Oct 12
HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES
Hearing on the future of housing in America, oversight of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
across the globe

Monday, Oct 9
LUXEMBOURG
At a Eurogroup meeting. finance ministers of the 18 EU member states that have adopted the single currency meet to exchange ideas for a European Monetary Fund that would eliminate the need to involve the International Monetary Fund or the European Central Bank in future euro zone crises.

Tuesday, Oct 10
MONTREAL, Canada
CPMI-IOSCO (Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures, International Organization of Securities Commissions) harmonization group.

Tuesday, Oct 10
LUXEMBOURG
Ecofin (Economic and Financial Affairs Council) meeting, at which all EU finance ministers will exchange views on possible future roles of the European Stability Mechanism.

Tuesday, Oct 10
STRASBOURG, France
Annual enlarged debate on the activities of the OECD at the parliamentary assembly of the Council of Europe.

Wednesday, Oct 11
MONTREAL, Canada
FSB (Financial Stability Board) working group on UTI (unique transaction identifier) and UPI (unique product identifier) governance.

Wednesday, Oct 11 -
Thursday, Oct 12
PARIS, France
Meeting of the OECD global parliamentary network  (traditionally held on the day following the annual enlarged debate in Strasbourg ).

Wednesday, Oct 11 -
Thursday, Oct 12
FRANKFURT, Germany
IAIS (International Association of Insurance Supervisors) systemic risk assessment task force.

Wednesday, Oct 11 -
Saturday, Oct 14
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia
Parliamentarians forum of the BRICS countries.
other events

Tuesday, Oct 10 -
Sunday, Oct 15
WASHINGTON DC
2017 annual fall meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund to discuss issues related to poverty, economic development and finance. Participants include heads of state, central bank chiefs, ministers of finance and development, economists, politicians, civil society reps, academics, and top-level executives. Presiding will be Christine Lagarde, IMF managing director, and Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank.

Tuesday, Oct 10 -
Friday, Oct 13
WASHINGTON DC
World Bank event, "Civil Society Policy Forum."

Wednesday, Oct 11
NEW YORK CITY
SUERF ( Société Universitaire Européenne de Recherches Financières  - The  European Money and Finance Forum ) meeting on EU and U.S. perspectives of globalization dynamics.  

Wednesday, Oct 11 -
Saturday, Oct 14
WASHINGTON DC
Institute of International Finance (IIF) annual meeting. Speakers include secretary general of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision William Coen, secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, and IMF managing director Christine Lagarde.

Wednesday, Oct 11 -
Sunday, Oct 15
WASHINGTON DC
The fourth round of NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) negotiations, with Mexican and Canadian representatives in discussions with U.S. counterparts.

Thursday, Oct 12 -
Friday, Oct 13
WASHINGTON DC
G20 (Group of 20) meetings. On Thursday: finance and central bank deputies, and a global partnership for financial inclusion. On Friday: finance ministers and central bank governors.

Thursday, Oct 12
WASHINGTON DC
2017 international council meeting of The Bretton Woods Committee.
transparency. inclusiveness. consensus.
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