Sunday, February 13, 2022

Monday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Steady on Russia Diplomacy Optimism: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Pares Gains With Price Volatility Rising on Ukraine Tensions

[Reuters] Asia stocks skid on Ukraine fears, oil scales 7-year peak

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Gold, Palladium Buoyed as Russia Tensions Spark Rise in Demand

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Wheat Extends Surge as Ukraine Tensions Stoke Supply Concerns

[CNBC] Bullard says the Fed needs to ‘front-load’ tightening because inflation is accelerating

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Putin Signals Talks With U.S., NATO to Continue Amid Crisis

[Reuters] Russia's Lavrov urges Putin to allow more time for diplomacy amid Ukraine crisis

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S.-Russia Standoff Over Ukraine Heads Into Tensest Week

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Lavrov Urges More Talks; Scholz in Kyiv: Ukraine Update

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] The Carry Trade Is Faltering, Just as It Began to Deliver Gains

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] BOJ Intervenes to Cap Japanese Yields Just as Havens Find Favor

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] PBOC’s Rate Decision Sparks Debate With Economy Under Strain

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Zhenro Under Scrutiny as Bonds Decline: Evergrande Update

[Reuters] Hong Kong leader says fifth COVID wave has 'overwhelmed' city's capacity

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Russia Keeps Gas Market on Edge With No Sign of Increasing Flows

[Bloomberg] Rapid Plunge in Developer’s Bonds Shows Transparency Risk in Chinese Property

[WSJ] Chinese Developers’ Sales Tumble in January

[WSJ] Central Bank Should Weigh Asset Sales to Curb Inflation, Says Fed Official

[FT] Jay Powell keeps options open as he seeks Fed consensus on rate move

[FT] Putin leaves the west guessing as Ukraine crisis intensifies

[FT] ‘Speed dating’ with Xi: China shows off its new friends at Winter Olympics