Sunday, February 28, 2021

Monday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks, Commodities Rally as Treasuries Slide: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Powers Ahead as Critical OPEC+ Meeting Looms, Markets Rally

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Manufacturing Expands Most in Three Years as Prices Climb

[Reuters] Spotlight moves to U.S. Senate as Democrats push $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Wall Street Is Set to Learn How Tough Biden’s Watchdogs Will Be

[Reuters] Texas electricity firm files for bankruptcy citing $1.8 billion in claims from grid operator

[Reuters] China's factory activity growth slips to nine-month low: Caixin PMI

[AP] China manufacturing weakens for third month in February

[Reuters] Japan's factory activity grows at fastest pace in two years as output, orders rise: PMI

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] ECB to Show Whether Pledge to Cap Yields Is More Than Just Talk

[Reuters] Bond jitters putting markets in 'completely new light', BIS says

[Reuters] Analysis: SPACs turn to 'stonks' as amateur traders take on more risk

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Region Declares War on Crypto Mining, Stirring Wider Fear

[AP] Defying deadly crackdown, crowds again protest Myanmar coup

[WSJ] Investors Worry the Fed’s Fast Driving Means It’ll Have to Hit the Brakes

[WSJ] Millions of Tenants Fall Further Behind on Rent as They Await Federal Covid-19 Assistance

[FT] China developer default marks latest test in under-pressure sector

[FT] China’s exporters hit by global shortage of shipping containers

[FT] Australian central bank boosts bond purchases after borrowing costs soar