Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Dragged Down by Tech Rout; Bonds Fall: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Bitcoin Just Plunged 20% in a Matter of Hours

[Bloomberg] Fed Says Price Pressures Rising With Economic Growth Steady

[Reuters] Fed districts see U.S. outlook improving, price pressures picking up

[Reuters] Fed's Williams sees four rate hikes between now and end of 2018

[CNBC] Fed Chair Janet Yellen: Rates have to rise to prevent 'boom-bust' economy

[Reuters] GOP tax plan grows even more unpopular as nearly half of Americans oppose it: Poll

[CNBC] Some GOP senators aren't happy about the tool being used to win Corker's tax vote

[Reuters] U.S. pending home sales jump 3.5 percent in October

[Bloomberg] Venezuelan ‘Hunger Bonds’ Sink Into Default, Adding to Goldman's Headache

[Bloomberg] Biggest U.S. Crypto Exchange Hit by Delays as Demand Surges

[CNBC] Yellen: $20 trillion national debt 'should keep people awake at night'

[CNBC] Investors should worry about war between Israel and Iran, warns Pulitzer Prize-winner Tom Friedman

Wednesday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Gain With Tax, Data in Focus; Pound Rises: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] U.S. Third-Quarter Growth Revised Up to 3.3%, Three-Year High

[Reuters] Senate Republicans shove tax bill ahead as Democrats fume

[CNBC] Bitcoin surges through $11,000 less than 24 hours after topping $10,000

[Bloomberg] Yellen Says U.S. Expansion Widening as Financial Risks Muted

[Bloomberg] Clock Ticking for Equities’ Last ‘Hurrah,’ Credit Suisse Says

[Bloomberg] Goldman Warns Highest Valuations Since 1900 Mean Pain Is Coming

[Bloomberg] German Inflation Accelerated More Than Expected in November

[Bloomberg] North Korea Says Nuclear Program Completed After ICBM Test

[Bloomberg] The End of the U.S. Housing Shortage Is Finally in Sight

[WSJ] Global Markets Focus on Bitcoin, Not North Korea’s Latest Missile

[WSJ] Chinese State Bank Adds Pressure to Debt-Laden Indian Wireless Carrier

[FT] Trump team opens new front in trade battle with China

[FT] ECB bond buying transforms universe of top tier debt