Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tuesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks in Asia Set to Gain as Traders Await Fed: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Wall Street climbs with oil, but Facebook's slide checks gains

[CNBC] Fed Chairman Powell's first meeting could bring on more market volatility

[Reuters] Congress leaders seek to finalize $1.3 trillion spending bill

[Bloomberg] Soaring U.S. Libor Rate Trickles Into Funding Markets Worldwide

[CNBC] US 2-year Treasury note yield hits 2008 high as Fed meeting begins

[Bloomberg] Libor-OIS Blowout Has Citigroup Eyeing More Negative Effects

[Bloomberg] The Market Gauge of Tech Fear Keeps Rising

[Bloomberg] Libor Rises for 30th Straight Day Ahead of Fed Decision

[BloombergView] The Right Questions to Ask at Fed Press Conferences

[CNBC] Surge in wealth from stocks and other financial assets may be sending a dangerous signal for the economy

[Bloomberg] FTC Probing Facebook for Use of Personal Data, Source Says

[Reuters] Investors crowded into tech sector, BAML March survey finds

[Bloomberg] Drop in Riskiest Chinese Bank Bonds Signals Alert on Dollar Debt

[CNBC] Driverless cars aren’t safe or ready for the road: Robotics expert

[FT] What to look for at the Fed meeting

Monday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Struggle to Shake Tech Selloff; Yields Rise: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] U.S. Plans Heavy China Tariff Hit as Soon as This Week

[Bloomberg] Fed Seen Sticking With Three 2018 Rate Hikes, May Hint at Fourth

[CNBC] Tax reform 'phase 2' rollout could come as early as April 15, conservative GOP Rep. Meadows says

[Bloomberg] China to Open Manufacturing, Cut Tariffs and Taxes, Premier Says

[Bloomberg] Days Before Selloff, Tech Hit a Milestone Not Seen Since 2000

[CNBC] Tech stocks are flashing a warning sign similar to before the dot-com bubble popped

[Reuters] Xi warns Taiwan will face 'punishment of history' for separatism

[AP] China’s Xi strikes nationalistic tone in parliament address

[WSJ] Volatility Gauge Rises Most Since Last Month’s Market Rout

[WSJ] Confused? You Should Be, and the Fed Too

[WSJ] Facebook Is Pummeled by User-Data Blowback

[WSJ] Saudi Crown Prince Will Seek to Solidify Anti-Iran Stance With Trump White House

[NYT] How Facebook’s Data Sharing Went From Feature to Bug

[FT] Xi Jinping promises more assertive Chinese foreign policy