Week inAdvance

Monday | Jan 30, 2023

Mon Jan 30 Mainland Chinese markets reopen after Lunar New Year. | Tue Jan 31 French unions have called for more strikes over a proposed increase in the minimum retirement age. | Wed Feb 1 FOMC rate decision. Tokyo Roundtable. Widespread strikes in the UK. | Thu Feb 2 Groundhog Day in the US. G20 Sustainable Finance Working Group meets. | Fri Feb 3 US monthly payrolls. EU-Ukraine summit. | Sat Feb 4 World Cancer Day. | Sun Feb 5 The Grammys.

All times are Eastern and subject to change.

save the date

Thursday, Feb 9

INVESTORS market practices industry update

10:30 - 11 am

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

at the agencies

Tuesday, Jan 31 -

Wednesday, Feb 1


A two-day meeting of the rate-setting Federal Open Market Committee, followed by an in-person news conference with Fed Chair Jerome Powell. Fed officials are poised to slow the pace of their rate hikes for a second straight meeting.

Friday, Feb 3


US monthly payrolls: while high-profile firms in the finance, technology and real estate sectors have announced tens of thousands of job cuts, the broader labor market remains strong.

on the hill

No hearings of note.

across the globe

Monday, Jan 30 -

Tuesday, Jan 31


G20 1st International Financial Architecture Working Group Meeting.

Wednesday, Feb 1

TOKYO, Japan

The 22nd OECD Roundtable on Capital Market and Financial Reform in Asia will focus on recent developments in Asian capital markets and new financial technologies and innovation in reshaping the capital markets.

Wednesday, Feb 1 -

Thursday, Feb 2

CAPE TOWN, South Africa

Basel Committee for Banking Supervision high-level meeting for Africa.

Thursday, Feb 2


ECB rate decision, after which President Christine Lagarde speaks to media.

Thursday, Feb 2


BOE rate decision. Inflation, near-record wage growth and better-than-forecast GDP data in November strengthens the case for another rate increase.

Thursday, Feb 2 -

Friday, Feb 3


G20 1st Sustainable Finance Working Group Meeting.

Friday, Feb 3

KYIV, Ukraine

A summit between the European Union and Ukraine to discuss Kyiv’s integration in the bloc.

other events

Monday, Jan 30


International Monetary Fund publishes it world economic outlook update, followed by a press briefing.

Monday, Jan 30 -

Tuesday, Jan 31


BNEF Summit.

Thursday, Feb 2

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pennsylvania

Groundhog Day celebrated. Six weeks until the Spring Equinox, whether or not the groundhog sees his shadow.

Sunday, Feb 5

LOS ANGELES, California

The 65th Grammy Awards.

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