Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Drop Most Since May, Bonds Rally on Tension: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] VIX's Highest Close Since Election Sparks Record Rush to Protect

[Bloomberg] A 47% VIX Surge Isn't How Bulls Hoped August Would Start

[Bloomberg] Junk Bonds Slump as Morgan Stanley Sees a Bigger Unwind Ahead

[Bloomberg] Dudley Says Inflation Will ‘Take Some Time’ to Reach Fed's Goal

[Reuters] Exclusive: Foundations for post-Libor system sliding into place

[Bloomberg] Consumer Comfort Reaches 16-Year High on U.S. Economic Optimism

[Bloomberg] U.S. Inflation Is Finally Picking Up. Probably

[Bloomberg] Vancouver Housing Posts Biggest Price Gains Since 1990

[WSJ] Today’s Financial Crisis: We Forgot the Financial Crisis of 2007

[FT] Chinese top official warns economy ‘kidnapped’ by property bubble

[Reuters] Trump issues stern warning to North Korea and its leader

[Reuters] Any new Korean war could quickly escalate to catastrophe

Thursday's News Links

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Slump, Volatility Spikes on Korea Spat: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Gold Beats U.S. Stocks as North Korea Worries Drive Haven Demand

[Reuters] U.S. producer prices record biggest drop in 11 months

[Bloomberg] Junk Yields Lining Up With Treasuries Sign of Bubble for BofA

[Reuters] Buoyant bitcoin stirs crypto-bubble fears

[CNBC] China may be hurting its own banks by forcing them to drop risky assets

[NYT] A Missing Tycoon’s Links to China’s Troubled Dalian Wanda

[CNBC] Pentagon plan for pre-emptive strike on North Korea would reportedly launch from base in Guam

[Reuters] North Korea details Guam missile plan, calls Trump's warning a 'load of nonsense'

[Reuters] China seethes on sidelines amid latest North Korea crisis

[Reuters] Exclusive: U.S. destroyer challenges China's claims in South China Sea

[FT] Supranational debt issuance more than doubles in a decade