The Week Ahead…

The Week Ahead…

Tuesday
At 9:15 a.m., the FDIC board of directors meets to discuss a notice of proposed rulemaking to implement a section of the Wall Street Reform Act on regulating FDIC-supervised entities engaged in retail foreign exchange transactions.

At 9:30 a.m., Federal Reserve Governor Elizabeth Duke discusses fostering innovation in community development finance.

At 10 a.m., the Senate Banking Committee holds a hearing on reviewing the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission’s final report.

At 2 p.m., the Securities and Exchange Commission hosts a roundtable discussion on money market funds and systemic risk.

The Commerce Department reports March data on wholesale inventories.

Wednesday
Starting at 8:30 a.m., the FDIC Advisory Committee on Community Banking meets to discuss the future of community banking.

At 10 a.m., the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology holds a hearing on the relationship between the Federal Reserve and government debt.

At 2 p.m., the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises holds a hearing on whistleblower provisions of the Wall Street Reform Act.

Thursday
At 10 a.m., the Senate Banking Committee holds a hearing a Wall Street Reform Act oversight hearing focusing on monitoring systemic risk and promoting financial stability. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair and other federal banking regulators are scheduled to testify.

At 2 p.m., the Senate Banking Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation and Community Development holds a hearing on the need for national mortgage-servicing standards.

The Labor Department reports on April producer prices.

The Commerce Department reports on March business inventories.

Friday
The Labor Department reports on April consumer prices.