Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Wednesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall Street bounces back on renewed trade optimism

[Reuters] U.S. regulators signal openness to rethinking practices that caused repo market woes

[CNBC] Bull markets often end with a euphoric rally called a ‘blow-off top.’ We may have just had one

[Reuters] Illinois' unfunded pension liability rises to $137.3 billion

[Bloomberg] Repo Turmoil Prompts U.S. Regulators to Scrutinize Market Dangers

[Bloomberg] Odd Calm in China Markets Has Traders Suspecting State Support

[WSJ] New Link Between Stocks, Bonds Shows How Markets Have Changed

[FT] Fed’s Quarles implicates regulators in repo turmoil

[FT] Latin America sell-off sparks contagion fears

Wednesday's News Links

[Reuters] Stocks back to 'risk-on' after Trump trade war scare

[Reuters] Trump says trade talks with China going "very well"

[Reuters] U.S. service sector slows more than expected in November

[Reuters] U.S. private sector job growth at six-month low in November: ADP

[Reuters] Trump comments, Uighur bill hit prospects of U.S.-China trade deal

[Reuters] China capex growth hits three-year low as weak economy, trade war drag

[Reuters] China November services sector activity rises to seven-month high: Caixin PMI

[Reuters] Division pervades NATO as the 'brain dead' meet the 'delinquent'

[Reuters] 'Cool it,' France and Germany to tell Trump at NATO talks

[Reuters] Long focused on Russia, NATO widens gaze toward China

[Reuters] China's Postal Savings Bank says some retail investors opt out of mainland listing

[Bloomberg] U.S., China Move Closer to Trade Deal Despite Harsh Rhetoric

[Bloomberg] First China IPO Flop Since 2012 Shows Market Confidence Breaking

[WSJ] Trump Says Trade War With China Could Drag On

[WSJ] Germans Keep on Saving Their Money—Even When It Hurts

[FT] Chinese house price growth heads for five-year low in 2020