Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Wednesday's News Links

[Reuters] Nasdaq rises 1% as tech stocks snap back

[Reuters] Stocks up as vaccine shields against second-wave worries

[Reuters] Dollar gains back strength as vaccine optimism wanes

[AP] Bidenomics: More stimulus, tougher regulation, and gridlock

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Biden Seen Reining In Mergers and Cracking Down on Big Tech

[CNBC] Mortgage demand from homebuyers drops to lowest level in 6 months

[AP] US hits record COVID-19 hospitalizations amid virus surge

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: EU agrees to buy 300 million Pfizer-BioNTech doses; Russia touts its own vaccine data

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Vows Escalation in Clampdown on Fintech’s Dominance

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Lagarde Says Next Stimulus to Rely on Emergency QE, Bank Loans

[Reuters] ECB eyes more bond buys, cheap loans to keep euro zone afloat -Lagarde

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] American Companies Are Stockpiling Cash Before Covid Winter Hits

[Bloomberg] Richest New Yorkers Will Devastate City If They Leave With $133 Billion

[Reuters] Nearly $2 trillion traded on COVID-19 vaccine news

[Reuters] China urges U.S. to stop increasing ties with Taiwan

[Bloomberg] Hedge Fund Managers Face ‘Survival of the Fittest’ Test in 2020

[NYT] Millions Face Loss of Jobless Aid: ‘Without It, I’m Dead in the Water’

[WSJ] Biden Transition Chief Proposed Limiting Size of Biggest U.S. Banks

[WSJ] Covid-19 Surge Strains Hospitals Once Again

[WSJ] Banks in Europe Face Potential $1.7 Trillion Covid-19 Cliff

[FT] Active managers struggle to prove their worth in a turbulent year

[FT] EU may need to extend suspension of budget rules, commissioner says

[FT] Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers resign en masse