Monday, August 27, 2018

Monday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall Street rises on U.S.-Mexico trade deal

[Reuters] Dollar drops to four-week low as U.S.-Mexico trade deal dims safe-haven appeal

[Reuters] U.S., Mexico reach NAFTA deal, turning up pressure on Canada

[CNBC] Trump administration farm bailout to provide $6 billion in initial relief

[BloombergQ] Starter-Home Affordability Hits a Decade Low

[MarketWatch] Most young Americans are living on the edge financially

[WSJ] Yield Curve Suggests Rising, But Still Low, Risk Of Recession, San Francisco Fed Says

Monday's News Links

[Reuters] World stocks at highest in over two weeks, China's yuan rallies

[Reuters] Turkish lira slides nearly 5 percent as U.S. stand-off back in focus

[Reuters] Dollar softens as Powell disappoints bulls, Mexican peso up on NAFTA hopes

[Reuters] China sets yuan fix stronger than expected, revives 'X' factor

[CNBC] US-China trade war is poised to intensify: 'Both sides think they have the upper hand'

[CNBC] A battered Trump may escalate the US-China trade war ahead of midterms

[Reuters] China says investment may weaken further, to make 'good use' of fiscal policy

[BloombergQ] Turkey's Erdogan to Meet Russia, Iran Leaders as U.S. Ties Sour

[WSJ] Reporter’s Notebook: Ten Years After the Crisis, Jackson Hole Symposium Is a Quieter Affair

[FT] Jay Powell and the Fed face ‘dollar doom loop’ dilemma