FINANCIAL SERVICES WEEK AHEAD JAN 22 to JAN 26
House of Representatives:
Votes expected throughout the week to provide short-term continuing resolution (CR) to re-open government operations.
The Senate will convene at 10:00 am. Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of the House Message to accompany H.R.195, CR/CHIP.
At 12:00 pm, the Senate will proceed to a roll call vote on the motion to invoke cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R.195, CR/CHIP, with further amendment (Feb 8 CR; 6 year CHIP; ACA tax delays).
Further CR votes are possible throughout the week.
SENATE BANKING COMMITTEE:
538 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Ms. Jelena McWilliams to be a member of the Board of Directors, The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Dr. Marvin Goodfriend To be a Member of the Board of Governors, The Federal Reserve System
Mr. Thomas E. Workman to be a Member, The Financial Stability Oversight Council
Full Committee Hearing: “CFIUS Reform: Administration Perspectives on the Essential Elements.”
538 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building
The Honorable Heath P. Tarbert, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for International Markets and Investment Policy;
The Honorable Richard Ashooh, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Export Administration; and
Mr. Eric Chewning, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manufacturing and Industrial Base Policy (MIBP).
Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Closed Board Meeting
Review and determination by the Board of Governors of the advance and discount rates to be charged by the Federal Reserve Banks.
CFTC’s Technology Advisory Committee to Meet
The TAC will discuss: (1) the scope, plan, and approach for the Committee’s efforts in 2018; (2) explore timely topics and issues involving financial technology in CFTC regulated markets, potentially including blockchain/DLT, data standardization and analytics, algorithmic trading, virtual currencies, cybersecurity, and RegTech; and (3) identify work streams and/or subcommittee groups that can help generate actionable recommendations to the Commission on select issues. A formal agenda for this meeting is forthcoming.
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