DIARY - Major Central Bank Meetings for 2011

Fri May 20, 2011 4:46am EDT

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 Please find below a list of dates of meetings and interest
rate decisions in 2011 from key 
central banks around the world.	
 	
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  U.S. FEDERAL OPEN MARKET COMMITTEE	
	
 Jun 21 - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market	
Committee (FOMC) holds two-day meeting on interest rates (to	
June 22).	
 Jun 22 - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market	
Committee (FOMC) announces decision on interest rates, issues	
policy statement at 1815 GMT.	
 Aug 09 - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market 	
Committee (FOMC) holds one-day meeting on interest rates; 	
announces decision on interest rates and issues policy statement	
at 1815 GMT.	
 Sep 20 - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market 	
Committee (FOMC) holds one-day meeting on interest rates; 	
announces decision on interest rates and issues policy statement	
at 1815 GMT.	
 Nov 01 - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market	
Committee (FOMC) holds two-day meeting on interest rates (to	
Nov. 2).	
 Nov 02 - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market	
Committee (FOMC) announces decision on interest rates, issues	
policy statement at 1815 GMT.	
 Dec 13 - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market 	
Committee (FOMC) holds one-day meeting on interest rates; 	
announces decision on interest rates and issues policy statement	
at 1815 GMT.	
 	
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 EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK	
 (Held in Frankfurt unless otherwise stated).	
 	
 May 19 - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate 	
announcements scheduled.	
 Jun 09 - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest	
rate announcement at 1145 GMT. News conference follows at 1230 	
GMT.	
 Jun 21 - ECB Governing Council and General Council meeting. 	
No interest rate announcements scheduled ( to June 22).	
 Jul 07 - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest	
rate announcement at 1145 GMT. News conference follows at 1230 	
GMT.	
 Jul 21 - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate 	
announcements scheduled. 	
 Aug 04 - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest	
rate announcement at 1145 GMT. News conference follows at 1230 	
GMT.	
 Sep 08 - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest	
rate announcement at 1145 GMT. News conference follows at 1230 	
GMT.	
 Sep 21 - ECB Governing Council and General Council meeting. 	
No interest rate announcements scheduled ( to Sept. 22).	
 Oct 06 - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest	
rate announcement at 1145 GMT. News conference follows at 1230 	
GMT. 	
 Oct 20 - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate 	
announcements scheduled. 	
 Nov 03 - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest	
rate announcement at 1245 GMT. News conference follows at 1330 	
GMT. 	
 Nov 17 - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate 	
announcements scheduled. 	
 Dec 08 - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest	
rate announcement at 1245 GMT. News conference follows at 1330 	
GMT.	
 Dec 21 - ECB Governing Council and General Council meeting. 	
No interest rate announcements scheduled ( to Dec. 22).	
	
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 BANK OF JAPAN	
 	
 May 19 - Monetary Policy meeting (to May 20).	
 May 20 - Monetary Policy rate decision.	
 Jun 13 - Monetary Policy Meeting (to Jun 14)	
 Jun 14 - Monetary Policy rate decision.	
	
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 BANK OF ENGLAND	
	
 Jun 08 - MPC meeting (to Jun 09)	
 Jun 09 - MPC announces interest rate decision - 1100 GMT	
 Jul 06 - MPC meeting (to Jul 07)	
 Jul 07 - MPC announces interest rate decision - 1100 GMT	
 Aug 03 - MPC meeting (to Aug 04)	
 Aug 04 - MPC announces interest rate decision - 1100 GMT	
 Sep 07 - MPC meeting (to Sep 08)	
 Sep 08 - MPC announces interest rate decision - 1100 GMT	
 Oct 05 - MPC meeting (to Oct 06)	
 Oct 06 - MPC announces interest rate decision - 1100 GMT	
 Nov 09 - MPC meeting (to Nov 10)	
 Nov 10 - MPC announces interest rate decision - 1200 GMT	
 Dec 07 - MPC meeting (to Dec 08)	
 Dec 08 - MPC announces interest rate decision - 1200 GMT	
	
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 CANADA	
	
 May 31 - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate 	
announcement	
 Jul 19 - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate 	
announcement	
 Sep 07 - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate 	
announcement 	
 Oct 25 - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate 	
announcement 	
 Dec 06 - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate 	
announcement 	
	
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 BANK FOR INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENTS (BIS)/G10 - All 	
bi-monthly meetings take place in Basel, Switzerland, except 	
where indicated;	
 	
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 SWISS NATIONAL BANK	
	
 Jun 16 - Swiss National Bank (SNB) monetary policy 	
assessment (part of Media News Conference) - 0730 GMT	
 Sep 15 - Swiss National Bank (SNB) monetary policy 	
assessment - 0730 GMT	
 Dec 15 - Swiss National Bank (SNB) monetary policy 	
assessment (part of Media News Conference) - 0830 GMT	
	
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RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA	
	
 Jun 07 - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board meeting. 	
Announcement of interest rate decision at 0430 GMT	
 Jul 05 - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board meeting. 	
Announcement of interest rate decision at 0430 GMT	
 Aug 02 - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board meeting. 	
Announcement of interest rate decision at 0430 GMT	
 Sep 06 - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board meeting. 	
Announcement of interest rate decision at 0430 GMT	
 Oct 04 - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board meeting. 	
Announcement of interest rate decision at 0330 GMT	
 Nov 01 - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board meeting. 	
Announcement of interest rate decision at 0330 GMT	
 Dec 06 - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board meeting. 	
Announcement of interest rate decision at 0330 GMT	
	
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 RESERVE BANK OF NEW ZEALAND	
	
 Jun 09 - Monetary Policy Statement and Official Cash Rate 	
(OCR) announcement (2100 GMT on June 8)	
 Jul 28 - Official Cash Rate (OCR) announcement (2100 GMT on 	
July 27)	
 Sep 15 - Monetary Policy Statement and Official Cash Rate 	
(OCR) announcement (2100 GMT on Sept. 14)	
 Oct 27 - Official Cash Rate (OCR) announcement (2000 GMT on 	
Oct. 26)	
 Dec 08 - Monetary Policy Statement and Official Cash Rate 	
(OCR) announcement (2000 GMT on Dec 7)	
	
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 SWEDEN'S RIKSBANK	
	
 Jul 04 - Swedish central bank meets on monetary policy (to	
July 05).	
 Sep 06 - Swedish central bank meets on monetary policy (to	
Sep. 07).	
 Oct 26 - Swedish central bank meets on monetary policy (to	
Oct. 27).	
 Dec 19 - Swedish central bank meets on monetary policy (to	
Dec. 20).	
	
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 ICELAND CENTRAL BANK 	
	
 Jun 15 - Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting.	
 Aug 17 - Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting.	
 Sep 21 - Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting.	
 Nov 02 - Monetary Policy 
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