Fed Chair Janet Yellen is due to speak about global economic issues at London's Royal Academy at 1 p.m. ET.
Her comments, and replies to questions from the audience, will be monitored closely for any new insight on monetary policy and the unwinding of the Fed's massive balance sheet.
Besides Yellen, a pair of Fed policymakers are due to make public appearances: Patrick Harker and Neel Kashkari.
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