STATISMA NEWS

We cover the most important live events from around the world, delivering them to you first and without interruption.

NEWS HEADLINES

Federal-Reserve-money

25bps cut expected

The FOMC meet today to discuss monetary policy going forward.

Negative rates and printing €20bn monthly

September 12, 2019

Speaking on fiscal matters, Draghi mentioned that, ‘in countries where public debt is high, governments need to pursue prudent policies that will create the conditions for automatic stabilisers to operate freely. All countries should reinforce their efforts to achieve a more growth-friendly composition of public finances.’

Read More

Further cuts ahead?

September 12, 2019

The ECB today are likely to announce a cut in the deposit rate across the Eurozone.

Read More

Mexican Central Bank expected to hold rates on Thursday

August 13, 2019

The Mexican Central Bank meet later this week. It’s likely they’ll keep rates on hold with the peso slipping against the dollar.

Read More

BoE rates on hold

August 1, 2019

In the Inflation Report, the Bank said that global growth was constrained by trade tensions and that the manufacturing sector was the worst hit, while inflation in the EU and US had been subdued.

Read More

BoE decision on interest rates later

August 1, 2019

It’s widely believed that the Bank will hold as UK data has largely held up well whilst other economies have faced contraction amongst manufacturing and services.

Read More

Rates cut by 25bp

July 31, 2019

The Fed cut rates with the message that the action supports their view that economic activity, labour market conditions and inflation near the Committee’s objectives are the most likely outcomes

Read More

Fed likely to cut rates

July 31, 2019

The Federal Open Market Committee meets this evening to discuss monetary policy going forward.

Read More

Japan unchanged

July 30, 2019

Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda said today that he maintained that BoJ policy was committed to addressing continued low inflation.

Read More

Japan: still below zero?

July 30, 2019

The Bank of Japan meet later today to determine the interest rate path and to provide the market with forward guidance

Read More

Not one rate hike during Draghi’s ECB presidency

July 25, 2019

Market likely to have taken today’s meeting as a signpost that ECB monetary policy over the last decade has failed to spur growth

Read More

SELECTED STORIES

Consumers’ credit card spending ‘overtakes cash’
Burger King ditches free toys and will ‘melt’ old ones
Investors and the Fed: I’m OK, You’re OK
Falling Demand for Architects a Warning Shot for Industry
Repo Spike Signals Wrong Kind of Volatility
Buffett Protege to Leave Berkshire, Start Own Firm
What the Interest-Rate Cut Means for You
US Federal Reserve cuts interest rates for second time
FedEx Can’t Shed Amazon Baggage
Gold Prices Rise as Investors Turn to Fed
Trump strips California of power to set auto emission standards
No McFunerals Please
Treasury Yields Fall Ahead of Fed Decision
Bridgend site to produce Land Rover-inspired Ineos 4×4
British Airways pilots call off next week’s strike

EVENTS CALENDAR

Our researchers are always looking for events where policy makers or influencers are speaking. We broadcast live on YouTube from our UK and USA studio, and offer a range of connectivity options for Premium Subscribers.

august

28aug12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

22aug12:00 pm1:00 pmBoris Johnson and Emmanuel Macron statements in Paris

21aug5:10 pm6:10 pmMerkel and Johnson short statements in Berlin

21aug12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

14aug12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

07aug12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

07aug7:30 am8:30 amRBI - Monetary Policy Statement

06aug6:00 pm7:00 pmSt. Louis Fed President Bullard - US Economy and Monetary Policy

02aug6:45 pm7:45 pmTrump EU trade deal

01aug12:30 pm1:30 pmBank of England - Inflation Report (Bank of England)

september

02sep6:00 pm6:30 pmBoris Johnson speech outside No 10

03sep(sep 3)12:00 am04(sep 4)12:00 amBoris Johnson will give a statement to the house on the G7 Summit,Michael Gove addresses the house on preparations for a no-deal Brexit, whilst Jacob Rees Mogg will give a business statement to the house

04sep9:30 am12:00 pmStatement by Christine Lagarde to EP Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

04sep12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

04sep12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

04sep12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

04sep2:15 pm3:15 pmBank of England Inflation Reports with Mark Carney

05sep4:30 pm5:30 pmBoris Johnson speech in Wakefield

06sep5:30 pm6:30 pmPowell at the Swiss Institute of International Studies, Universityof Zurich.

10sep6:30 pm7:30 pmPompeo, Mnuchin, Bolton hold White House briefing

11sep12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

11sep12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

11sep3:30 pm4:30 pmPrime Minister's scheduled appearance before Liaison Committee

12sep11:15 am12:15 pmEU Parliament President Sassoli press conference after meeting Barnier

12sep1:30 pm2:30 pmECB Press Conference with Mario Draghi

13sep10:30 am11:30 amInformal Meeting of Ministers for Economic and Financial Affairs (Ecofin) and Eurogroup in Helsinki, Finland - Press Conference and Q&As

13sep3:45 pm4:45 pmInformal Meeting of Ministers for Economic and Financial Affairs (Ecofin) and Eurogroup in Helsinki, Finland - Press Conference and Q+As

16sep(sep 16)12:00 am17(sep 17)12:00 amEU Parliament - Jean-Claude Juncker delivers State of the Union address to Parliament

17sep9:30 am10:30 amEU Parliament - Appointment of the President of the European Central Bank - Candidate Christine Lagarde

18sep8:00 am9:00 amEU Parliament - The UK’s withdrawal from the EU. Opening statements from Michel Barnier.

18sep12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

18sep12:00 pm12:45 pmCANCELLED - UK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

18sep12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

18sep1:00 pm2:00 pmEP Press conference - Brexit Resolution - Press conference by Guy VERHOFSTADT (RE, BE), EP Brexit Steering Group coordinator

18sep7:30 pm8:30 pmFOMC Press Conference with Jerome Powell

19sep2:00 pm3:00 pmMonetary Policy Committee

20sep12:00 pm1:00 pmBank of England - Quarterly Bulletin

25sep12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

25sep12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

25sep12:00 pm12:45 pmCANCELLED - UK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

october

02oct(oct 2)12:00 am03(oct 3)12:00 amBoris Johnson expected to speak to Conservative party annual conference

02oct12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

02oct12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

09oct12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

09oct12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

16oct12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

16oct12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

23oct12:00 pm12:30 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

23oct12:00 pm12:45 pmUK Parliament - Prime Minister's Questions

24oct1:30 pm2:30 pmECB Press Conference with Mario Draghi

X