Friday, March 29, 2019

Friday Evening Links

[Reuters] Trade hopes spark Wall Street rally; S&P set for best quarter since 2009

[Reuters] No-deal Brexit fears rise as parliament sinks May's deal

[Bloomberg] Trump Scolds the Fed Over ‘Mistakenly Raised Interest Rates’

[CNBC] White House advisor Larry Kudlow says Fed should ‘immediately’ cut rates

[Reuters] White House wants Fed to reverse on policy -Kudlow

[Reuters] Fed's Quarles: More rate hikes likely needed 'at some point' given outlook

[Bloomberg] The ECB's Power Struggle Will All End in Tiers

[Reuters] White House warns Russia over troops in Venezuela, threatens sanctions

Friday's News Links

[Reuters] Global stocks rise on trade optimism, set for best quarter since 2012

[BBC] MPs reject May's EU withdrawal agreement

[Reuters] Oil prices set for biggest first-quarter gain since 2009 on U.S. sanctions, OPEC cuts

[Reuters] New home sales rise to 11-month high in February

[Reuters] U.S. consumer spending barely rises in January

[Reuters] U.S., China hold 'constructive' trade talks in Beijing

[Reuters] Brexit at a crossroads: May puts her deal to 'last chance' vote in parliament

[CNBC] London house prices suffer their biggest drop in 10 years as Brexit fears bite

[Bloomberg] Supercycle in U.S. Debt Helps to Curb Treasury Borrowing Costs

[Reuters] U.S. bringing 'maximum pressure' on Venezuela: sanctions official

[Reuters] Erdogan fights to hold Turkey's cities in bitter election battle

[WSJ] How Tech Unicorns Are Raking In Cash but Losing Big Money

[WSJ] The 4% Mortgage Is Back

[WSJ] Stephen Moore’s Unusual Route to the Fed as a Political Warrior