Thursday, December 10, 2015

Thursday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Asia Stocks Set for Worst Week Since September Before China Data

[Bloomberg] Yuan in Biggest Weekly Drop Since Devaluation as PBOC Eases Grip

[WSJ] Junk Fund’s Demise Fuels Concern Over Bond Rout

[Reuters] U.S. stock funds post $8.6 bln in withdrawals during weekly period - Lipper

[Bloomberg] Fosun Built Sprawling Empire Before Guo's Reported Disappearance

[Bloomberg] Fosun Dollar Bonds Drop by Record After Missing Chairman Report

[Bloomberg] Currency Traders' Bad Year Gets Worse as Central Banks Surprise

[Bloomberg] Iron Ore in Worst Run Since '08 as China's Steel Output May Drop

[WSJ] Junkyard Dog: How Oil-Fueled Debt Caught Up With Chesapeake

[NYT] High-Yield Fund Blocks Investor Withdrawals

[Bloomberg] Hong Kong on the Brink as Developers Offer Stealth Price Cuts

Thursday's News Links

[WSJ] As High-Yield Debt Reels, Mutual Fund Blocks Holders From Redeeming

[Bloomberg] Here's How Much the U.S. Middle Class Has Changed in 45 Years

[Reuters] Special Report: Buybacks enrich the bosses even when business sags

[Bloomberg]  Asian Stocks Extend Drop; Aussie Strengthens as Oil, Copper Gain

[Bloomberg] China Stocks Fall as Industrials Bear Brunt of Economic Concerns

[Bloomberg] Zuma Rattles South African Markets by Firing Nene as Risks Rise

[Reuters] As Fed tightening looms, big share repurchasers could be pressured

[Bloomberg] Corporate Bond Market Has Potential Emerging Risks, Finra Says

[CNBC] Chevron slashes budget by 24 pct to weather low oil prices

[CNBC] Massive insider selling spurs market concerns

[CNBC] Middle class Americans 'no longer majority'

[WSJ, Plosser] The Veneer of Consensus at the Fed

[WSJ] Is $50 Billion the Price of Repo Safety?

[WSJ] Energy Company Assets on the Block as Oil Plunge Bites

[Reuters] Mersch says 'very large majority' of ECB policymakers do not want more QE

[Bloomberg] China Billionaire Guo Guangchang Unreachable, Caixin Reports

[FT] Brazil’s troubles deepen with ratings blow