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DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 27

Political and General News ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ----------------------------------------------------------- MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19 BRUSSELS - Eurogroup meeting. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 ** BRUSSELS - ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio participates in ECOFIN meeting in Brussels, Belgium. GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Deutsche Bundesbank board member Andreas Dombret gives a talk entitled "Now or later? Completing the Europ

World stocks post best week in two years, dollar climbs

The dollar rose and stocks around the globe rallied for a sixth straight session on Friday to post their best week in more than two years, but a U.S. indictment over alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election cooled gains on Wall Street.

Not so fast: Inflation may take a while to stir

Global inflation is finally on the rise, the bond market has apparently declared, but the data do not yet point firmly to that conclusion, suggesting the low trend in place since the financial crisis may linger for a while.


U.S. charges Russians with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump

WASHINGTON A Russian propaganda arm oversaw a criminal and espionage conspiracy to tamper in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign to support Donald Trump and disparage Hillary Clinton, said an indictment released on Friday that revealed more details than previously known about Moscow's purported effort to interfere. | Video