Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Surge, Havens Retreat as Korea Fears Wane: Markets Wrap

[CNN] Kim reviews Guam strike plan as Mattis issues stark warning

[Reuters] North Korea's Kim puts army on alert; U.S. warns it can intercept missile

[CNBC] Trump signs measure on Chinese trade practices, says it's 'just the beginning'

[Reuters] Trump orders China IP probe as business groups urge caution

[Bloomberg] Fed's Dudley Says He Still Favors Another Rate Hike in 2017

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stock Buybacks Are Plunging

[Bloomberg] China's Stability at Stake as the Next Generation of Money Men Rises

[Bloomberg] China's Economic Speed Bump May Reignite Corporate Bond Defaults

[Bloomberg] Wanda's Bonds Trade Like They're Junk Despite AAA China Rating

[Reuters] Korea tensions ease slightly as U.S. officials play down war risks

[WSJ] Trump Signs Order Increasing Trade Pressure on China

[FT, Wilbur Ross] American genius is under attack from China

[FT] Japan’s ETF addiction stores up risk for the future

Monday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Bounce and Havens Drop as Korea Fears Abate: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] After a Summer Bond Binge, Signs of Angst Are Growing in the Market

[Bloomberg] China's Economic Growth Dials Back

[Reuters] US tax change proposals anger builders, real estate agents, charities

[Bloomberg] China's Property Slowdown Means Peak of Growth Cycle Has Passed

[Bloomberg] China Home Sales Grow at Slowest Pace in More Than Two Years

[Reuters] Chinese state newspaper says Trump trade probe will 'poison' relations

[Reuters] China's real estate investment growth slowed in July from June, as government curbs continued

[WSJ] Skepticism Mounts (Again) About the Next Fed Rate Hike

[WSJ] China Sets Its Banks on Scramble for Funding

[WSJ] Margin Pressure Ahead for U.S. Companies

[FT] Trump aides seek to placate China ahead of trade move