Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Wednesday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks, Bonds Mixed Before Trump; Lira, Pound Drop: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Turkish lira tumbles further as central bank fails to shore up confidence

[Bloomberg] Emerging-Market Currencies Slide Amid Caution Ahead of Trump

[Reuters] Asia shares recover losses, markets await Trump news conference

[Bloomberg] Fed on Edge as Trump Growth Bump Boosts Risks of Rate-Hike Error

[Bloomberg] Suddenly, Home Sale Agreements Are Falling Apart Across the U.S.

[Bloomberg] VC Firms Raise Most Since Dot-Com Era But Are Slow to Deploy It

[Politico] How the GOP plans to repeal Obamacare

[Bloomberg] China's S$5.5 trillion wealth products reel as bond binge unwinds

[Reuters] Exclusive - Banks forced to cover tracks of China's forex regulator

[WSJ] In China, Insurers Sell Risky Products to Fund Risky Investments, Freaking Out Regulators

[Bloomberg] From Brexit to Trump, Polarization Heightens Risk, WEF Says

[WSJ] Investors Bolt Mexico as Peso Enters Free Fall

[FT] Turkish lira rout intensifies on current account woes

[Reuters] Taiwan scrambles jets, navy as China aircraft carrier enters Taiwan Strait

[Reuters] Chinese bomber flies around contested Spratlys in show of force: U.S. official

Tuesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Asian Shares Climb Amid Metals Bounce as Won Slips: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] U.S. Equities Swing With Dollar as Bonds Pull Back: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Fed Hawk Lacker to Retire Oct. 1, Successor Search Under Way

[CNBC] There's something wild going on in the corporate bond market

[Bloomberg] Why the Lira’s in Trouble: 2017’s Worst Performer in Charts

[Bloomberg] Gundlach Says Treasuries Above 3% Would End Bond Bull Market

[Bloomberg] U.S. Small-Business Optimism Index Surges by Most Since 1980

[WSJ] America’s Fastest-Growing Loan Category Has Eerie Echoes of Subprime Crisis

[FT] Peso sinks to fresh low as Mexico woes mount