Sunday, March 29, 2020

Sunday Evening Links

[CNBC] Dow futures drop more than 300 points as Wall Street gives back some of last week’s gains

[Reuters] Crude oil futures drop at open on grim demand outlook

[CNBC] President Trump extends national social distancing guidelines through April 30

[CNBC] ‘Nothing is out of the question’: What it would take for the Fed to start buying stocks

[Bloomberg] China’s Big Banks Brace for the Worst After Record Profit Run

[WSJ] America’s Make-or-Break Week

[FT] US companies seek clarity on $454bn lending fund

Sunday Afternoon Links

[CNN] US could see millions of coronavirus cases and 100,000 or more deaths, Fauci says

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: Field hospital set up inside Central Park, Moscow tightens coronavirus rules

[CNBC] Michigan and Louisiana are becoming virus hot spots — their governors warn supplies are running out

[CNBC] The coronavirus is starting to hit rural America hard—here’s a map of the counties most affected

[MSN/Washington Post] ‘It’s no different from New York’: Urban centers nationwide gird for catastrophic virus outbreak

[Reuters] Partisan divide returns in U.S. Congress on coronavirus next steps

[Reuters] Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 756, lifting total death toll to 10,779

[Reuters] Britons warned some coronavirus lockdown measures could last months

[AP] Virus forces Europeans to ask: How united do we want to be?

[WSJ] After Fed Unleashes Firepower, Washington Rearms Central Bank

[WSJ] Coronavirus Threatens to Overwhelm Cities’ Social Safety Net

Sunday's News Links

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: States ramp up testing, Gov. Phil Murphy responds to CDC’s tri-state area travel advisory

[Reuters] Worry, problems and strife: Investors fear markets not out of woods despite big rally

[Reuters] Pence says virus taskforce soon to deliver recommendation on whether to re-open economy

[USAT] Florida coronavirus cases pass 4000: state border checkpoints begin, vacation rentals halted

[Reuters] Coronavirus crisis puts EU credibility on the line, says France

[Reuters] Tokyo coronavirus cases jump in record daily rise: NHK

[Bloomberg] A Global Consumer Default Wave Is Just Getting Started in China

[Bloomberg] The Global Oil Market Is Broken, Drowning in Crude Nobody Needs

[WSJ] After Three Coronavirus Stimulus Packages, Congress Is Already Prepping Phase Four

[WSJ] Coronavirus Threatens to Overwhelm Cities’ Social Safety Net

[WSJ] Coronavirus Pandemic Compels Historic Labor Shift

[FT] Can the world afford fiscal and monetary stimulus on this scale?

[FT] Officials warn Africa is at ‘break the glass’ moment