Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Asian Stocks Mixed on Earnings; Dollar Strengthens: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] How China's Capital Controls Make Bond Market Fragile

[Bloomberg] ETFs Are ‘Weapons of Mass Destruction,’ FPA Capital Managers Say

[NYT] Economists Fear Trump’s Tax Plan Only Heightens a ‘Mountain of Debt’

[FT] Vix ‘fear gauge’ closes at 3-year low

[WSJ] ‘Trump Trade’ Waned in First 100 Days

Thursday's News Links

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Mixed, Euro Falls on ECB; Crude Slips: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Reprieve for Peso and Loonie After Trump's About-Face on Nafta

[Bloomberg] ECB Keeps Policy Settings Unchanged Awaiting Political Clarity

[Bloomberg] Trump’s Corporate Tax Rewrite Faces Major Obstacle: Its Cost

[Reuters] Trump tells Canada, Mexico, he won't terminate NAFTA treaty yet: White House

[Bloomberg] U.S. Durable-Goods Orders Rose Less Than Forecast in March

[Bloomberg] Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Wary of Auto Loans, But Pack Them in Bonds

[Reuters] Le Pen, Macron spar as French presidential race narrows slightly

[Reuters] BOJ keeps policy steady, revises up view on economy

[Bloomberg] BOJ Cuts Inflation Forecast While Keeping Stimulus Unchanged

[Bloomberg] Riksbank's Surprise Decision to Boost Stimulus Splits Board

[Bloomberg] Surprise Surge in Card Defaults Sinks Capital One, Discover

[Bloomberg] Fannie and Freddie, Back in the Black

[The Hill] Trump tax plan to trigger lobbying frenzy

[Bloomberg] Hong Kong's Dollar Drop Has Origin in Property-Lending Rumbles

[Bloomberg] Foreign Banks Reduce Lending to U.K. Commercial Real Estate

[Washington Post] White House unveils dramatic plan to overhaul tax code in major test for Trump

[NYT] Huawei, Chinese Technology Giant, Is Focus of Widening U.S. Investigation

[WSJ] Trump Unveils Broad Tax-Cut Plan

[WSJ] Venture-Capital Quandary: Too Much Money Chasing Too Few Ideas

[FT] China’s short-term money market rates highest in 2 years