Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Thursday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Draghi Signals New Stimulus May Come This Year as Growth Falters

[Bloomberg] Euro Slides to Two-Week Low as Draghi Hints at Extra Stimulus

[Bloomberg] German Two-Year Yield Drops to Record After Draghi QE Comments

[Bloomberg] China's Record Capital Outflows Put Tobin Tax Back on the Agenda

[NYT] Obama Administration Draws Up Plan to Help Puerto Rico With Debt

[Bloomberg] Short-Sellers Aren't Valeant's Biggest Problem

[Reuters] China regulator says August yuan reform was normal conduct

[Reuters] As China weakens, recession stalks North Asia

[Reuters] Analysis-Valeant Plunge Spotlights Cracks in Specialty Pharma's M&A Facade

[Bloomberg, Op-Ed, Smith] Crisis of Confidence in Financial Engineering

[Reuters] Syria air strikes push Putin's rating to new high: Russian state pollster

[Reuters] Saudi says Assad must be removed from power to crush Islamic State

Wednesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Valeant Drop Ripples Through Drug Stocks

[Bloomberg] Ackman, Ruane Cunniff Feeling Valeant's Pain as Billions Erased

[Bloomberg] Boeing's Biggest Jets at Risk for Output Cut on Cargo Slump

[Bloomberg] The Strongest El Nino in Decades Is Going to Mess With Everything

Wednesday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Emerging Stocks Fall as Chinese Shares Retreat; Ruble Weakens

[Bloomberg] Brazil's Real Drops on Reports Government Planning for Deficit

[Bloomberg] Valeant Shares Plummet After Citron Report on 'Phantom Pharmacies'

[Bloomberg] Thought Brazil's Politics Was Messy? It's About to Get Worse

[Bloomberg] These Are the Fed's Three Weapons If the Economy Falters

[Bloomberg] Brazil Impeachment Papers About to Drop as Crisis Hits New Stage

[Bloomberg] HSBC: These Are the Economies That Could Run Into Trouble

[Bloomberg] OPEC Is About to Crush the U.S. Oil Boom

[Bloomberg] Treasuries Volatility Drops Toward '15 Low as Fed Seen Sidelined

[Bloomberg] Currency Swings Evaporate as Central Banks Shy Away From Action

[Bloomberg] Japan's Exports Grow at the Slowest Pace in More Than a Year

[Bloomberg] Jim Chanos Nails the Link Between Debt and Energy

[Bloomberg] Saudis Risk Draining Financial Assets in 5 Years, IMF Says

[WSJ] Mideast Oil Exporters Face $1 Trillion Budget Pinch, IMF Official Says

[NYT] Hedge Fund Assets Decline by Biggest Amount Since Financial Crisis

[Bloomberg, Gilbert] The Fall of a High-Yield Fund Echoes 2007 Crunch

[WSJ, Op-Ed, Ward] Hitting the Limit of ‘Whatever It Takes’

[Bloomberg] Sinosteel's Not-Default and More Moral Hazard: Katrina Nicholas

[Bloomberg] EC President Juncker Calls Emergency Summit on Refugee Crisis

[Forbes] China Straining U.S.-U.K. Relations; South China Sea At Center?

[Reuters] Upstaged NATO searches for '360-degree' response to Russia