Week inAdvance
Monday | Dec 2, 2019
Mon Dec 2 Madrid hosts annual UN climate talks . | Tue Dec 3 SASB symposium in NYC. | Wed Dec 4 FSOC meets on nonbank SIFIs and repurchase agreements . | Thu Dec 5 OPEC+ meeting in Vienna. | Fri Dec 6 Hearing on AI and Wall Street robots.

All times are Eastern and subject to change.
save the date
Wednesday, Dec 11
INVESTORS CMBS industry update
3 - 3:15 pm

Thursday, Dec 12
INVESTORS market practices industry update
11:30 am - noon

Come when you can. Leave when you have to. Take your calls.

for more info:
Matthew Jones, executive director
mjones@association.institutionalINVESTORS.org
(202) 712-9050
at the agencies
Wednesday, Dec 4
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY
Meeting of the Financial Stability Oversight Council. The agenda will include both an open and a closed session. The preliminary agenda for the open session includes final interpretive guidance regarding nonbank financial company designations and FSOC's 2019 annual report. The preliminary agenda for the closed session includes repurchase agreement market developments.

Wednesday, Dec 4
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Conference on the state of our securities markets. Participants include current and former government officials and experts from the private sector. Areas of focus will include global macroeconomic trends –  and their impacts on our capital markets; changes to the global equity and credit markets –  including how today’s markets differ from those of the early 2000s and market concentration and fragmentation within certain areas of the securities markets, including relevant causes and potential risks and effects. SEC participants will include Chair Jay Clayton, Division of Economic and Risk Analysis Director S.P. Kothari, and Division of Investment Management Director Dalia Blass. See the complete agenda here .
on the hill
Wednesday, Dec 4
HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES
Hearing to review oversight of prudential regulators, and the safety, soundness, diversity and accountability of depository institutions. Testimony from Randal K. Quarles, vice chair for supervision at the Federal Reserve.

Thursday, Dec 5
HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES
Hearing to review the administration’s deregulatory approach to financial stability.

Thursday, Dec 5
SENATE BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS
Hearing to review the oversight of financial regulators.. Randal Quarles, vice chair for supervision at the Federal Reserve; Jelena McWilliams, chair of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; and Rodney Hood, chair of the National Credit Union Administration will testify.

Friday, Dec 6
HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES
Task Force on Artificial Intelligence hearing on "Robots on Wall Street" and the impact of AI on Wall Street.
across the globe
Monday, Dec 2 -
Tuesday, Dec 3
GENEVA, Switzerland
WTO (World Trade Organization) global trade and blockchain forum.

Monday, Dec 2 -
Friday, Dec 13
MADRID, Spain
Annual UN climate talks . Chile canceled as host of COP25 ( Conference of the Parties to the UN on Convention on Climate Change - UNFCCC) due to widespread public unrest.

Tuesday, Dec 3 -
Wednesday, Dec 4
PARIS, France
ESMA's (European Securities and Markets Authority) board of supervisors meet.

Tuesday , Dec 3 -
Wednesday, Dec 4
LONDON, U.K.
NATO celebrates its 70th anniversary with a Summit of Allied Leaders, amid tensions among member nations

Tuesday, Dec 3 -
Friday, Dec 6
SINGAPORE
FIA Asia 2019 , where the cleared derivatives community will explore how global forces and regional trends and issues are shaping Asia-Pacific markets. SEC Commissioner Dan Berkovitz will participate in a fireside chat with FIA President & CEO Walter Lukken.

Thursday, Dec 5
BRUSSELS, Belgium
EU finance ministers meet.

Thursday, Dec 5 -
Friday, Dec 6
VIENNA, Austria
OPEC+ meets. The group – facing oil market gyrations and political turmoil –  has indicated that oil markets are on course for a surplus in 2020, but also that it doesn’t plan deeper production cuts.
other events
Tuesday, Dec 3
NEW YORK CITY
SASB 2019 Symposium . The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board will bring together corporate professionals, corporate advisors, investors, and investment partners to explore practical questions about the materiality of sustainability information and its relevance to the capital markets.
220 x 128 px