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Note - New events marked with ** REUTERS KEY WORLD FINANCIAL EVENTS CALENDAR ECONOMIC EVENTS JAN 31 ** FORTH WORTH, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher speaks on "Federal Reserve Operations and Economic Update" at a community forum hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas in Fort Worth, Texas - 1815 GMT. ** VIRGINIA, United States - U.S Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will meet the CCAM's (Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing) business and university partners. ** LJUBLJANA - ECB executive board member Benoit Coeure speaks at the University of Ljubljana on "The euro area - challenges ahead". - 1430 GMT. ** BUDAPEST - Central Bank Conference. Speakers: Turkish central bank Deputy Governor Turalay Kenc, Hungarian central bank Governor Gyorgy Matolcsy, ECB members Ewald Nowotny, Christian Noyer and Ilmars Rimsevics. ** CAPE TOWN, South Africa - Swedish Central Bank Governor Stefan Ingves gives a speech on "Strengthening Financial Sector Supervision and Current Regulatory Priorities" in South Africa. ** STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank First Deputy Governor Kerstin af Jochnick will hold the speech "Why does the Riksbank care about household indebtedness?" at the Finance Panel of the Centre for Business and Policy Studies (SNS) and the Institute for Financial Research (SIFR) - 0700 GMT. ** RAROTONGA, New Zealand - Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler speaks at the South Island business group. FEB 03 ** WASHINGTON - Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson speaks at a documentary screening - 2230 GMT. FEB 04 WINCHESTER, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook, February 2014" economy before Shenandoah University students, faculty and staff and community leaders - 1330 GMT. ** WASHINGTON - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks on the need to raise the debt limit in Washington - 1400 GMT. ** OXFORD, United Kingdom - Bank of England Executive Director for Financial Stability Andy Haldane speaks at University of Oxford on "How Safe is Our Financial System?" - 1530 GMT. DETROIT, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy before the Detroit Economic Club "Monetary Challenges for 2014" event - 1730 GMT. ** ZURICH, Switzerland - Switzerland's Finance Minister, Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf meets Greek Finance Minister, Yannis Stournaras in Zurich. OSLO - Norges Bank Executive Director Birger Vikoren gives a lecture on Economists currency seminar in 2014 at Holmenkollen Park Hotel Rica in Oslo. SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) holds interest rate meeting - 0330 GMT. FEB 05 NEW YORK, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser speaks on the economic outlook before the 35th Annual Economic Seminar sponsored by the Simon Business School with JP Morgan Chase & Co., Rochester Business Alliance, and the CFA Society of Rochester - 1730 GMT. BIRMINGHAM - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks on the economic outlook before the Rotary Club of Birmingham - 1840 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) holds Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting (to Feb. 06). FEB 06 MIYAZAKI, Japan - Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Kikuo Iwata speaks to business leaders in Miyazaki and then holds a news conference. ** ZURICH - Swiss National Bank (SNB) Vice Chairman of the Governing Board, Jean-Pierre Danthine, speaks at FuW Forum on "Financial Stability - long-and short-term implications for Switzerland" - 1600 GMT. SARASOTA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren speaks on the economic outlook at an event hosted by the Global Interdependence Center and the New College of Florida in Sarasota - 2230 GMT. HELSINKI - Bank of Finland hosts a meeting on "Finland's economy at present and prospects for the future" chaired by Deputy Governor of Bank of Finland Pentti Hakkarainen. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement and News conference. LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) announces interest rate decision. FEB 07 CONVENTRY, United Kingdom - Warwick Economics Summit 2014 (to Feb 9). World Bank Former Vice President Ian Goldin will be speaking. ** DUBLIN - ECB Executive Board member Yves Mersch speaks at the Institute of International European Affairs - 0900 GMT. LONDON - Bank of Greece Governor George Provopoulos delivers a Golden Series lecture on "The Greek financial crisis: From Exit to Recovery" in United Kingdom. FEB 08 ** ROME - 20th Annual Congress of Financial Markets Operators organised by ASSIOM FOREX (to Feb 09). Bank of Italy Governor Ignazio Visco will be speaking. FEB 11 LONDON - Fathom Consulting Monetary Policy Forum with Former Monetary Policy Members DeAnne Julius, John Gieve and Andrew Sentence - 0900 GMT. NEWARK, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser speaks on the economic outlook before a 2014 Economic Forecast event hosted by the University of Delaware in Newark - 1400 GMT. STANFORD - Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker participates in discussion, "The Path to Financial Stability" at an event hosted by the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research - 0100 GMT. FEB 12 ** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard participates in panel, "Economic and Monetary Policy Challenges Facing the U.S. and Eurozone in 2014" before an event hosted by the European-American Chamber of Commerce and SGH Macro Advisors in New York - 1335 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank holds monetary policy meeting (to Jan. 13). REYKJAVIK - Iceland Central Bank announces Interest Rate Decision. FEB 13 SYDNEY - RBA Assistant Governor Guy Debelle will participate in a panel at the CIFR Financial Market Developments Symposium in Sydney - 0125 GMT. OSLO - Norges Bank Governor Oeystein Olsen holds his annual speech to members - 1700 GMT. STOCKHOLM - Swedish Central Bank announces interest rate decision. FEB 14 SYDNEY - RBA Assistant Governor Christopher Kent speaks to the Committee for Economic Development of Australia Economic and Political Overview in Sydney. FEB 17 BRUSSELS - Eurogroup Meeting. ** ERMATINGEN - Swiss National Bank (SNB) President, Thomas Jordan, speaks at Lilienberg Forum on "How must a sustainable monetary policy look like?" - 1530 GMT. TOKYO - Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting (to Feb 18). FEB 18 BRUSSELS - Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN). FEB 19 WASHINGTON - Federal Open Market Committee will release the Minutes of January Monetary Policy Meeting - 1900 GMT. ** WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard speaks on "U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy" before an Exchequer Club luncheon in Washington - 1900 GMT. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled. NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams speaks before the Money Marketeers of New York University. FEB 20 BRUSSELS - 12th Annual European Financial Services Conference in Brussels. Speakers:- EU Commissioner for Internal Market and Services Michel Barnier and ECB Vice President Vítor Constancio. SHEFFIELD, England - Bank of England Executive Director for Financial Stability Andy Haldane speaks at University of Sheffield - 1800 GMT. FEB 21 ** AUSTIN, United States - Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher, speaks at the McCombs Alumni Network's 9th Annual Alumni Business Conference in Austin, Texas - 1800 GMT. ** ST LOUIS, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives presentation on "U.S. Economy and Monetary Policy" before a St. Louis Forum luncheon - 1810 GMT. FEB 22 SYDNEY - G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meet in Sydney (to Feb 23). FEB 23 ARLINGTON, United States - 30th Annaul National Association for Business Economics (NABE) Economic Policy Conference in Arlington (to Feb 25). Speakers:- Former Treasury secretary Lawrence Summers, Federal Reserve Board Governor Tarullo, Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, Former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan. FEB 25 ** ARLINGTON, United States - Federal Reserve Board Governor Tarullo speaks on "A View From the Fed" before the National Association for Business Economics 30th Annaul Economic Policy Conference - 1510 GMT. ** MELBOURNE - RBA Governor Glenn Stevens participates in a panel discussion at the Australia-Canada Economic Leadership Forum in Melbourne - 2045 GMT. FEB 26 STOCKHOLM - Swedish Riksbank will release the Minutes of Febuary Monetary Policy Meeting - 0830 GMT. FEB 27 ** ATLANTA - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George participate in "The Presidents' Perspective" discussion before the "Banking's Next Chapter: Challenge, Opportunity, Risk" conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta - 1815 GMT. FEB 28 ** ZURICH, Switzerland - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher will give speech on U.S. monetary policy in Zurich - 0900 GMT. MAR 04 SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) holds interest rate meeting. MAR 05 WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic condition - 1900 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) holds Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting (to Mar. 06). OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement. MAR 06 ** SEATTLE, United States - San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams addresses the Albers School of Business Executive Speaker Series at Seattle University - 0130 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) announces interest rate decision. FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest rate announcement and News conference. MAR 10 TOKYO - Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting (to Mar 11). PARIS - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser participates in the Global Interdependence Center "Monetary Policy & Banks and the Rise of Global Protectionism" conference in Paris - 0945 GMT. MAR 11 ** BRUSSELS - Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN). MAR 13 ** WELLINGTON - Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces Monetary Policy Statement and Official Cash Rate (OCR). MAR 17 LONDON - Bank of England Deputy Governor for Financial Stability John Cunliffe will take part in a conference at Chatham House titled "New Rules on Market Structure, Trading and Funding". The conference will be held under Chatham House rules - 0930 GMT. MAR 18 ** WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) holds two-day meeting on interest rates. MAR 19 ** WASHINGTON - U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announces decision on interest rates. ** REYKJAVIK - Iceland Central Bank announces Interest Rate Decision. ** TOKYO - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks at a seminar on the global economy hosted by the Institute for International Monetary Affairs - 0500 GMT. ** FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council and General Council meeting. No interest rate announcements scheduled (to Mar 20). MAR 20 ** ZURICH - Swiss National Bank (SNB) Monetary policy assessment MAR 21 ** WASHINGTON - 8th conference organized by the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy (IRFMP) will be held at the Federal Reserve Board (to Mar 22). MAR 25 ** HELSINKI - Bank of Finland Governor and ECB council member Erkki Liikanen to hold a press conference on monetary policy and global economy in Helsinki - 0900 GMT. ** BRATISLAVA - Slovak Central Bank (NBS) Governor Jozef Makuch to hold a news conference on quarterly update of Slovak quarterly macroeconomic forecast - 1200 GMT. ** NEW YORK - Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser speaks before the Money Marketeers of New York University in New York - 2300 GMT. MAR 27 ** ZURICH - Swiss National Bank (SNB) Member of the Governing Board, Fritz Zurbrugg and Alternative Member of the Governing Board, Dewet Moser speaks at the Money Market Event in Zurich ** LONDON - Bank of France Governor Christian Noyer speaks at the annual dinner of UK Society of Business Economists - 1800 GMT. ** OSLO - Norwegian central bank's policy-setting executive board holds interest rate meeting. APR 01 ** LONDON - Westminster Business Forum Keynote Seminar: Next steps for banking reform - competition,stability and standards. Bank of England Chief Executive Officer, Prudential Regulation Authority and Deputy Governor for Prudential Regulation, Andrew Bailey will be speaking. ** SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) holds interest rate meeting. ----------------------------------------------------------- RT users double-click on for an index of all available di aries. Enquiries to Customer Help Desks -- double-click on for telephone numbers. If you have any questions or comments on the diary, please contact: E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org NOTE: The inclusion of diary items does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event.