The Week InBrief | Mon 8/1 NY Fed seminar in Jakarta. | Tue 8/2 SEC's market structure panel addresses trading halts| Thu 8/4 FDIC/OCC joint forum .  |   Fri 8/5 CFTC's weekly Commitments of Traders. Summer Olympics begin in Rio de Janeiro.

Please see below for details on these & other events.
1 Aug 2016
Week InAdvance
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Thursday, Sep 15
Market Practices Council monthly meeting

Last Wednesday of every month
INVESTORS Monthly Members Meeting
4:30 - 5 pm
Brief updates from all Council chairs.
All INVESTORS members are invited to listen in.

1st Thursday of every month
Mortgage Securitization Council monthly meeting
3 - 3:30 pm

2nd Thursday of every month
Market Practices Council monthly meeting
11 - 11:30 am

3rd Wednesday of every month
CMBS Council monthly meeting
3 - 3:30 pm
for details...
Matthew Jones
Staff Director
mjones@association.institutionalINVESTORS.org
(202) 712-9050
at the agencies
Tuesday, Aug 2
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY
Closed meeting of the Treasury Borrowing Advisory Committee.

Tuesday, Aug 2
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Open meeting (and live webcast) of the Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee  will focus on recommendations related to market quality and customer issues, as well as updates from the subcommittees. The  Committee is expected to formally recommend limits on stock circuit-breakers and advocate for more diligent tracking of investor confidence.  It is likely to recommend changes to the "limit up limit down" rules designed to halt trading in individual stocks during extreme volatility.  Rather than a complete shutdown, a stock should be allowed to trade within a narrow band and eventually be able to return to its initial level without triggering the halt again, another committee draft said.

Thursday, Aug 4
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION & OFFICE OF THE COMPTROLLER OF THE CURRENCY
Annual Joint Mutual Forum in Arlington, Virginia. Topics include economic outlook, cyber challenges, and a regulatory compliance update.  Attendees include FDIC Chairman Martin J. Gruenberg and Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry. The Joint Forum is limited to CEOs and other senior management at mutual institutions.
on the hill
The House and the Senate are in recess (week 3 of 7)
across the globe
Sunday, Jul 31 -
Monday, Aug 1
JAKARTA, Indonesia 
Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Bank Indonesia hold an international seminar. Speakers: Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan, Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan, Monetary Authority of Singapore Managing Director Ravi Menon, IMF Deputy Managing Director Mitsuhiro Furusawa. 

Tuesday, Aug 2
BEIJING, China
Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan will speak on economic conditions and implications for monetary policy at an Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) city lecture.

Tuesday, Aug 2 -
Thursday, Aug 4
JAKARTA, Indonesia
World Islamic Economic Forum.  Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak are among leaders set to attend. The Malaysian trade minister and Islamic Development Bank president are scheduled to speak.

Thursday, Aug 4
SHANGHAI, China
Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan  will speak will speak on economic conditions and implications for monetary policy at an Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) city lecture .
other events
Thursday, Aug 4
WASHINGTON DC
Brookings event (and live webcast) on digital and financial inclusion.