Weekly Outlook: Global Financial Leadership Conference

Today begins the Global Financial Leadership Conference in Naples, Florida, the annual gathering of leaders from some of the world’s top financial firms. Each year leaders and experts in finance, politics, economics and media present at the conference to discuss some of the top issues affecting the global economy. Not surprisingly, this year’s event will focus on the fallout of Donald Trump’s victory in the U.S. election and the Brexit vote.  Below are top stories about some of this year’s speakers. You can read our preview here.

 

Economic Calendar

Monday: 

John Boehner on the 2016 election 2:00  PM ET

Timothy Massad Regulatory Outlook 4:20 PM ET

Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren Speech 7:30 AM ET

Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan Speech 1:20 PM ET

San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams Speech 6:30 PM ET

Tuesday:

Tony Blair, Gordon Brown on Brexit Fallout 9:00 AM ET

Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren Speech 7:30 AM ET

Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer Speech 1:30 PM ET

Wednesday:

St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard Speech 03:00 AM ET

Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari Speech 07:30 AM ET

Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Patrick Harker Speech 05:30 PM ET

Thursday:

Consumer Price Index 08:30 AM ET

New York Federal Reserve Bank President William Dudley Speech 08:50 AM ET

Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans Speech 02:45 PM ET

Friday:

St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard Speech 05:30 AM ET

Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank President Esther George Speech 09:30 AM ET

Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan Speech 01:30 PM ET

 

Links

Former House Speaker John Boehner Joins Washington Law Firm (New York Times)

David Axelrod Compares Cubs Fans to Voters (Chicago Tribune)

Tony Blair moves to organize against Brexit (The Guardian)

Michael Phelps aims to be a businessman (New York Post)

Peyton Manning Gives Teacher Battling Cancer ‘The Greatest Moment of my Life’ (Fox Sports)

Broadcast News Election Coverage: Michael Strahan Makes Political Debut in Times Square (Variety)

The Man Who Invented the World Wide Web is Joining Oxford University as a Computer Science Professor (Business Insider)

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