Sunday, June 26, 2022

Monday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Global Stocks Extend Gains; Treasuries Slip: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Oil prices edge higher ahead of G7 talks on new Russian sanctions

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Metals Rebound From Their Worst Week in a Year on China Optimism

[Reuters] Russia Defaults on Foreign Debt for First Time Since 1918

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] G-7 Latest: UK Says Ukraine Freedom Is Worth the Inflation Price

[CNBC] Crypto hedge fund at center of crisis faces risk of default as deadline to repay $670 million nears

[Reuters] 'Off the charts' chemical shortages hit U.S. farms

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] ECB’s Pivot Toward Rate Hikes Feeds Fears of New Bond Crisis

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] France’s Public Finances Are at ‘Alert Level,’ Le Maire Says

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Britain’s Battered Economy Is Sliding Toward a Breaking Point

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s Economy Improves in June From Lockdown-Induced Slump

[Reuters] Analysis: Food export bans, from India to Argentina, risk fueling inflation

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Goldman Sees Emerging-Asia Currencies Coming Under More Pressure

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Extreme Heat Stretches Japan’s Power Grid to Near Its Limits

[Bloomberg] A $2 Trillion Free-Fall Rattles Crypto to the Core

[Bloomberg] Central Banks Have Narrow Path to Soft Landing, BIS Chief Says

[WSJ] Rising Rates, Tech Pullback Pummel Convertible Bonds

[FT] Russia set for first debt default since 1998 as payment deadline passes

[FT] Covid in China: Xi’s fraying relationship with the middle class

[FT] Rise of ETFs ‘destabilising’ emerging markets

[FT] Nato set to bolster defence of Baltics against Russian threat

[FT] Hedge funds braced for further stock market turmoil