Friday, April 13, 2018

Friday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] U.S., Britain, France launch air strikes in Syria

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Tumble With Banks Leading the Way Down: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Oil Posts Biggest Weekly Gain Since July Amid Global Conflict

[CNBC] An ominous start to an earning season that was supposed to save this bull market

[Bloomberg] Fed's Rosengren Digs In Over Warning U.S. Economy May Overheat

[Reuters] With Russia on his mind, Trump looks for tougher approach on Syria: sources

[WSJ] Trump Seeks Large Strike in Syria; Mattis Urges Caution

Friday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Drop as Investors Turn on Banks, Financials: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Oil Set for Biggest Weekly Gain in 9 Months Amid Supply Risks

[Bloomberg] Aluminum Set for Best Week in Three Decades

[Bloomberg] Americans' Sentiment Falls More Than Forecast on Trade

[CNBC] White House reportedly to increase trade pressure on China through new tariffs, investment barriers

[Reuters] China's first quarter trade surplus with U.S. rises 19.4 percent year on year

[Bloomberg] China's Credit Growth Trails Estimates Amid Debt Cleanup

[Reuters] U.S. will not cede leadership in Latin America to 'authoritarian' states: commerce chief

[Bloomberg] Trading Volumes Are at 2018 Lows as U.S. Investors Wait on Earnings

[Bloomberg] JPMorgan Finds Goldilocks Moment in First-Quarter Volatility

[Reuters] Threat of U.S.-Russia clash hangs over Syria

[Reuters] Russian companies will feel severe effect from U.S. sanctions: Fitch

[NYT] Trump Wants Back Into the TPP. Not So Fast, Say Members.

[Reuters] China's Xi presides over large-scale naval display in South China Sea

[WSJ] China Delays Deal Reviews as U.S. Trade Frictions Build

[WSJ] White House Plans to Escalate Trade Pressure on China

[WSJ] Global Banks Face Chill of Russian Sanctions

[FT] China’s navy to conduct live-fire drills in Taiwan Strait

[FT] There’s still a lesson Jay Powell could learn from Greenspan