Friday, July 19, 2019

Friday Afternoon Links

[Reuters] Wall Street falls as expectations for hefty Fed cut trimmed

[Reuters] Iran says it captured British oil tanker; oil prices jump

[CNBC] Trump wades into debate over controversial Fed speech Thursday, calls for end to tight policy

[Reuters] Fed's Bullard says rate cut would 'ratify' expectations

[Reuters] Will ECB walk or just talk as rate circus comes to Europe?

[Reuters] BlackRock CEO Larry Fink says ECB must buy equities to stimulate euro zone

[Reuters] UK urgently seeking information after reports of seized tanker in Gulf

Friday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall Street opens higher after Microsoft's beat, rate cut euphoria

[Reuters] Fed rate cut bets buoy stocks, dollar steadies

[Reuters] U.S.-China officials discuss trade; Mnuchin eyes possible in-person talks

[Reuters] Trump keeps up pressure on Fed as policy meeting approaches

[CNBC] BlackRock’s Fink: CEOs tell me they’re pulling their supply chains out of China

[Reuters] Italy's Salvini to see Di Maio with government's fate hanging in balance

[Reuters] Japan's core inflation hits two-year low, might push BOJ to ease again soon

[Reuters] From beer to pens, South Koreans boycott Japanese brands as diplomatic row intensifies

[Reuters] Japan summons South Korea envoy in escalating row over wartime forced labor

[Bloomberg] China Minsheng Investment Debt Woes Deepen Amid Repayment Crisis

[Bloomberg] Fed Officials Shake Markets With Rate Cut Comments

[Bloomberg] El-Erian: Why the Fed Should Not Deliver a Big Rate Cut

[Bloomberg] Distressed Debt Traders Have Tons of Cash and Nothing to Buy

[WSJ] Chinese Conglomerate’s Debt Crisis Deepens; Bonds Plunge

[WSJ] July Data Throw Size of First Fed Rate Cut Into Doubt

[WSJ] St. Louis Fed’s James Bullard Sees No Need for Larger Rate Cut

[FT] Market odds of ECB rate cut this month surpass 50%