Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Wednesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Asian stocks rise on hopes for U.S.-China trade, monetary stimulus

[Reuters] Trade hopes buoy Wall Street as China extends olive branch

[CNBC] Trump delays tariff hikes by two weeks in ‘good will’ gesture to China

[Reuters] Trump reverses course, seeks negative rates from Fed 'boneheads'

[Reuters] Trump's call for negative rates threatens savers

[Reuters] Note to Trump: Negative rates have delivered few positive results

[Reuters] ECB to turn stimulus taps back on to prop up ailing economy

[Reuters] UK's worst-case no-deal Brexit plan warns of food shortages, public disorder

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] End of Era: Passive Equity Funds Surpass Active in Epic Shift

[Reuters] U.S. money fund assets grow to highest since October 2009: iMoneyNet

[Bloomberg] Trump’s Latest Tweet on Fed, U.S. Debt Is Called a ‘Recipe for Disaster’

[WSJ] Trump Says Fed Should Cut Rates to ‘Zero, or Less,’ Attacks Jerome Powell Again

[FT] India’s deepening car sales slump spreads alarm

Wednesday's News Links

[AP] Global stocks rise on signs of easing trade tensions

[Reuters] Investors unwind bearish bets as optimism grows on trade and stimulus

[Reuters] Treasuries - U.S. yields rise after producer prices data

[Reuters] U.S. producer prices unexpectedly rise in August

[CNBC] Trump says Fed ‘boneheads’ should cut interest rates to zero ‘or less,’ US should refinance debt

[Reuters] Trump urges zero or negative interest rates to tackle U.S. debt

[Reuters] White House adviser plays down expectations for U.S.-China talks

[Reuters] China bank loans up in August, more stimulus expected

[Reuters] Brexit in chaos after court rules PM's suspension of parliament was unlawful

[AP] ECB faces key stimulus decision as Draghi era nears end

[Reuters] U.S. corporate bond, IPO markets heat up as recession fears persist

[Reuters] In a fracturing world, central banks still stuck together

[CNBC] Weekly mortgage applications rise as buyer’s market takes hold

[Reuters] Canada again sails warship through sensitive Taiwan Strait

[Bloomberg] Morgan Stanley’s Gorman Warns Against Cutting Rates ‘Too Easily’

[Bloomberg] The ECB Is Preparing to Inflict More Pain on Banks

[Bloomberg] India’s Auto Boom Goes Bust

[NYT] China’s Pork Prices Soar, Adding to Beijing’s Troubles

[WSJ] Trump Says Fed Should Reduce Rates to ‘Zero, or Less’

[WSJ] Global Drop in Currencies Bruises Investors

[WSJ] Hong Kong Is the Lung Through Which Chinese Banks Breathe

[WSJ] Median U.S. Household Income Showed No Growth in 2018

[WSJ] American Businesses Say China’s Slowdown Is a Greater Threat Than the Trade War

[FT] Negative yields leave EM investors with nowhere to hide