Sunday, February 2, 2020

Sunday Evening Links

[CNBC] Chinese markets plummet beyond 7% amid virus fears on first trading day after Lunar New Year holiday

[Reuters] Asian shares drop, commodities sink on virus fears after Lunar New Year break

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Stock Index Futures Rebound, Paring Two Weeks of Declines

[Reuters] Offshore Chinese yuan up 0.1% vs dollar ahead of China market re-opening

[Reuters] Oil extends decline on concerns about virus' impact on China demand

[Reuters] China cbank unexpectedly cuts reverse repo rates to help economy as virus spreads

[Reuters] China to subsidize interest payments for some firms hit by virus outbreak - state media

[Reuters] China moves to limit short selling as virus looms over market reopening

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Vows to Support Market, U.S. Limits Flights: Virus Update

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 361 as confirmed cases rise to 17,205

[CNN] US travel restrictions go into place Sunday evening to combat coronavirus spread

[Bloomberg] Yen Slips and Aussie Firms as Traders Brace for China Reopening

[Bloomberg] Asia Stocks Set to Drop as China Traders Return: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] China Culls 18,000 Chickens After H5N1 Bird Flu Cases in Hunan

[NYT] Wuhan Coronavirus Looks Increasingly Like a Pandemic, Experts Say

[NYT] Virus Pummels Wuhan, a City Short of Supplies and Overwhelmed

[WSJ] Traders Brace for More Stock Volatility

Sunday's News Links

[Reuters] China to inject $174 billion of liquidity on Monday as markets reopen

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: White House studying economic impact, France evacuates citizens

[AFP] China shuts down city of Wenzhou, far from virus epicentre

[Reuters] China facing global isolation as virus toll rises

[AP] Fears of new virus trigger anti-China sentiment worldwide

[Reuters] Vietnam bans all flights to and from China over coronavirus

[Reuters] Indonesia to stop flights to and from China amid coronavirus epidemic

[Sky News] Panic buying in Hong Kong amid 'alarming' spread of coronavirus

[CNN] Outcasts in their own country, the people of Wuhan are the unwanted faces of China's coronavirus outbreak

[Bloomberg] China Pledges Market Support, Quarantine Expanded: Virus Update

[Bloomberg] China Promises Cash and Support to Calm Financial Markets

[NYT] As New Coronavirus Spread, China’s Old Habits Delayed Fight

[WSJ] China’s Once-Hot Peer-to-Peer Lending Business Is Withering

[FT] China steps in to support financial system as coronavirus spreads

[FT] Global dealmaking gets off to sluggish start in 2020

[FT] Tesla short-sellers take record losses in battle with Elon Musk