Sunday, December 11, 2016

Monday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Crude Soars as Output Deal Weighs on Bonds; China Shares Tumble

[Bloomberg] China’s Stocks, Bonds, Yuan Slump in Unison on Liquidity Concern

[Reuters] China stocks tumble the most in 6 months as regulator slaps curbs on insurers

[Bloomberg] Treasury 10-Year Yield Tops 2.5% Amid Global Bond Selloff

[Reuters] Italy hurries to form new government as banking crisis looms

[Bloomberg] Dim Sum Bond Issuers Facing a 'Great Wall' of Refinancing Are Thinking About Dollar-Denominated Debt

[Bloomberg] Trump says U.S. not necessarily bound by 'one China' policy

[Reuters] China warns Trump against ignoring its Taiwan interests

[Reuters] China’s Red Line Has Asia Braced for Lose-Lose Battle With Trump

[Reuters] Fed turns to Trump agenda with rate hike nearly in the bag

[Reuters] After explosive growth, bond ETFs brace for the next big test

[WSJ] The Volatility Paradox: Calm Markets but Soaring ‘Fear Gauge’ Trading

[FT] Vanguard founder calls for politicians to re-examine ETFs

[WSJ] Exchange-Traded ‘Zombies’ Stalk the Markets

[WSJ] For the Bank of Japan, a Tightening Squeeze

[WSJ] Inside India’s Unprecedented Assault on Cash

[FT, Munchau] Italy poses a huge threat to the euro and union

[FT] China backlash over Donald Trump comments on Taiwan

[WSJ] Central Bankers’ Zeal for the ‘Natural Rate’ Draws Skeptics

[NYT] Small Investors Join China’s Tycoons in Sending Money Abroad

[WSJ] Beijing Concerned by Trump Questioning ‘One China’ Policy on Taiwan

[Reuters] Japan protests against China's allegations of dangerous conduct by fighter jets

Sunday Evening Links

[CNBC] Asian markets higher; Nikkei up 1%, ASX and Kospi up 0.3%

[Bloomberg] Oil Surges as Saudis Eye Deeper Cuts While Non-OPEC Joins Deal

[Reuters] Monte dei Paschi to press ahead with last-ditch private capital increase

[Bloomberg] Italy’s Next PM Might Not Keep the Job Very Long

[NYT] Trump Suggests Using Bedrock China Policy as Bargaining Chip

Sunday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Italy’s Gentiloni Heads for Prime Minister Job After Renzi Quits

[CNBC] Dollar debt issuance soars as central banks take a back seat: BIS report

[Reuters] Shrinking FX market could pose stability risk: BIS

[Bloomberg] OPEC Doomed to Repeat History

[FT] China: Renminbi stalls on road to being a global currency

[FT] Large investors pull $350bn from active equity funds