Weekly Outlook: Global Financial Leadership Conference

This week is the tenth Global Financial Leadership Conference (GFLC) in Naples, Florida. The CME Group-hosted event annually draws big names, and begins today with appearances by George W. Bush and Jeb Bush. Read our preview here.  For this week’s Five Stories, check out a few featuring speakers at this year’s event.

Five Stories to Read

George W. Bush speaks on America’s political future (Politico)

Michael Bloomberg on Trump, Brexit and Climate Change (Fortune)

North Korea “worst security situation since end of Korean war,” says Ban Ki Moon (CNBC)

Inside GE’s transformation (Harvard Business Review)

Bremmer: Trump’s Presidency is a big win for China (CNBC)

Economic Calendar

Tuesday

Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans Speech 3:05 AM ET

St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard Speech 8:15 AM ET

Wednesday

Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans Speech 3:00 AM ET

Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard Speech 7:00 PM ET

Thursday

Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank President Loretta Mester Speech 7:00 AM ET

Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan Speech 1:10 PM ET

Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard Speech 7:00 PM ET

Friday

Housing Starts 8:30 AM ET

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