Philadelphia Council for Business Economics ("PCBE") primary objectives are:

Provide a convenient way for meeting business professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area.

To have programs and speakers on topics of special interest to business professionals.

To offer a vehicle to universities, community organizations, and other professional groups to contact local business professionals on programs and activities of mutual interest.


Our Upcoming Events
06/01/16 12:00PM"5 Key Topics for the Markets and the Economy"
Lisa Emsbo-Mattingly, Director of Research
Global Asset Allocation Group, Fidelity Investments

11/02/16 12:00PM"Election Economics"
John Silvia, Chief Economist
Wells Fargo Securities


Recent Meeting Speaker Notes
05/04/16 "Welcome to Bizarro World...Reading the Economic Tea Leaves"
Richard Yamarone, Senior Economist
Bloomberg Economics BRIEF

04/06/16 "Economic Cycles - Where Are We Heading?"
Lakshman Achuthan, ECRI
Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer

03/02/16 "Global Divergence and the Obama Dollar Rally"
Marc Chandler
Global Head of Currency Strategy
Brown Brothers Harriman

02/03/16 "There’s a Disturbance in the Force"
Jason Pride, CFA
Director of Investment Strategy, Glenmede


Today's Economic Events
08:30AMApr Durable Goods Orders:
08:30AMWeekly Initial Jobless Claims: More Info
10:00AMApr Pending Home Sales Index:
10:00AMWeekly BTM U.S. Business Barometer:
11:00AMMay Kansas City Fed Manufacturing Survey:

Latest Economic News
05/26/16 08:30AMApril New Orders for Durable Goods increased 3.4%, Ex-Trans up 0.4%
05/26/16 08:30AMWeekly Initial Unemployment Claims Decrease 10,000 to 268,000
05/25/16 07:00AMPurchase Apps up, Refi's up in Latest MBA Weekly Survey
05/24/16 10:02AMNew Home Sales in April at annual rate of 619,000
05/24/16 10:00AMRichmond Fed's Current Activity Index dropped 9 points to a reading of -1
05/24/16 08:30AMPhiladelphia NonManufacturing Activity Continues Moderate Growth

Federal Reserve Board Speech
05/20/16Speech by Governor Tarullo on insurance companies and the role of the Federal Reserve
05/19/16Remarks by Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer
04/14/16Speech by Governor Brainard on the use of distributed ledger technologies in payment, clearing, and settlement
04/14/16Testimony by Governor Powell on trends in fixed-income markets
03/29/16Speech by Chair Yellen on the outlook, uncertainty, and monetary policy
03/07/16Speech by Vice Chairman Fischer on reflections on macroeconomics then and now

Federal Reserve Press Release
05/25/16Federal Reserve Board issues Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households
05/24/16Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action
05/19/16Federal Reserve announces results of offering of seven-day term deposits on May 19
05/18/16Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee, April 26-27, 2016
05/17/16Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action
05/17/16G.17 - Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization




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10 N Independence Mall W
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(Seventh & Arch St Entrance)
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