IMF G7 and World Bank Meetings Schedule

This time held in Istanbul, the semi-annual meetings will kick off with the release of the IMF Global Financial Stability Report

Wednesday, Sept. 30

0930/0630 – IMF holds a news briefing to releases its
Global Financial Stability Report.

Thursday, Oct. 1

0930/0630 – IMF holds a news briefing to release its World
Economic Outlook.

1030/0730 – IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn
meets with economic students at Bilgi University.

Friday, Oct. 2

0930/0630 – World Bank President Robert Zoellick holds a
news briefing.

1100/0800 – IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn
holds a news briefing.

For the full schedule visit Reuters

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Alfonso Esparza

Alfonso Esparza

Senior Currency Analyst at Market Pulse
Alfonso Esparza specializes in macro forex strategies for North American and major currency pairs. Upon joining OANDA in 2007, Alfonso Esparza established the MarketPulseFX blog and he has since written extensively about central banks and global economic and political trends. Alfonso has also worked as a professional currency trader focused on North America and emerging markets. He has been published by The MarketWatch, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Globe and Mail, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Bloomberg and BNN. He holds a finance degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) and an MBA with a specialization on financial engineering and marketing from the University of Toronto.
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