Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Tuesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall Street climbs more than 1% after China moves on yuan

[Reuters] Trump dismisses trade war fears; China warns of market chaos

[Reuters] Bullard: Fed has adapted to trade risks, won't respond to 'tit-for-tat'

[AP] A heightened US-China financial war imperils global economy

[Reuters] U.S. ready to target other countries for supporting Venezuela's Maduro

[Reuters] China, Pakistan slam India's move to change Kashmir's special status

[Bloomberg] Emerging Asia’s $5 Trillion Reserves Get Put to Test in Currency War

[NYT] ‘Ready to Rumble’: U.S.-China Fight Puts World Economy on the Brink

[WSJ] China Digs In to Outlast U.S. in Trade Dispute

[WSJ] Why the U.S. Labeled China a Currency Manipulator and What It Means

Tuesday's News Links

[Reuters] Stocks rebound after Wall Street's worst day of 2019

[Reuters] Rout eases as China keeps yuan on a leash

[AP] Global stocks rebound as China eases up on currency

[Reuters] China's yuan steadies, but stocks slump as trade war engulfs currency

[Reuters] China says U.S. currency manipulator labeling could cause chaos in financial markets

[Reuters] U.S. 'destroying international order', China media says, after currency-manipulator branding

[Reuters] With China a 'manipulator,' heightened pressure on Fed to ease

[Reuters] Goldman Sachs sees no trade deal before 2020 U.S. election, now expects three rate cuts

[Reuters] No turning point for German industry after strong June orders - ministry

[Reuters] 'We will make them pay': North Korea launches missiles, condemns U.S.-South Korea drills

[Reuters] China warns Hong Kong protesters not to 'play with fire'

[Reuters] China warns of countermeasures if U.S. puts missiles on its 'doorstep'

[Reuters] Trump freezes all Venezuelan government assets in bid to pressure Maduro

[Reuters] Bolton warns China, Russia not to double down on support of Maduro

[Bloomberg] U.S., China Slide Into Policy Vortex With No Easy Escape

[Bloomberg] China’s Central Bank Tells Foreign Firms Yuan Won’t Keep Falling

[Bloomberg] China Acts to Limit Yuan Plunge After Being Labeled Manipulator

[Bloomberg] Former Fed Chiefs Unite in Call on Trump to End Powell Threats

[Bloomberg] Negative-Yielding Debt Hits Record $15 Trillion on Trade Woes

[Bloomberg] China’s Treasuries Hoard Seen as Next Line in the Sand After Yuan’s Drop

[WSJ] China Braces for Protracted Trade Dispute With the U.S.

[WSJ] China Deals ‘Body Blow’ to Struggling U.S. Farm Belt

[WSJ] America Needs an Independent Fed

[WSJ] America’s Pension Funds Fell Short in 2019

[FT] The threat of a US-China currency war'

[FT] Junk bond spreads widen by most in three years

[FT] Why Beijing’s ‘managed float’ of renminbi has drawn US ire

[FT] Relying on liquidity risks leaving investors in hot water