Sunday, April 23, 2017

Monday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Risk Back On as French Vote Ripples Across Markets: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] French election relief sends Europe soaring

[Bloomberg] China Stocks Sink Most in Four Months Amid Leverage Crackdown

[Bloomberg] China Cools Growth in Wealth Products Worth Trillions of Dollars

[Bloomberg] China Risks Spoiling Global Markets Party as Stocks Tumble Again

[Bloomberg] Treasuries Slide Across Curve as French Vote Damps Safety Demand

[NBC] Congress aims to avoid shutdown, while Trump presses for 100-day wins

[Bloomberg] Trump’s Wall Demands May Decide Whether 100th Day Is a Shutdown

[CNBC] Trump suddenly finds himself needing the Fed he once loathed

[Bloomberg] German Business Confidence Climbs to Highest Since July 2011

[Bloomberg] Investors Pull Out of High-Yield Funds as Growth Favors Stocks

[Bloomberg] Quants Find Secret to Divining Dollar's Path in VIX, Iron Ore

[Bloomberg] The Electric Car Revolution Now Faces Its Biggest Test

[Bloomberg] Goldman Said to Get Burned by These Debts in Rare Trading Miss

[FT] Macron poll success buoys markets but Assembly vote also crucial

[WSJ] French Presidential Runoff Heralds New Political Era

[WSJ] Cheaper Mortgages Could Spur Housing Market

[Reuters] U.S. carrier group heads for Korean waters, China calls for restraint

Sunday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] France elections: Macron and Le Pen 'through to run-off'

[Reuters] Futures rally after centrist takes first round in French election

[Bloomberg] Risk Is Back On After French Election; Euro Jumps: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] France's Macron appears set for Elysee in runoff with Le Pen

[Bloomberg] Live Coverage of France's Presidential Election Results

[Bloomberg] Le Pen, Macron Jostle for Lead in Early Count of French Vote

[WSJ] French Presidential Runoff Heralds New Political Era

[FT] France faces national fight over global order

Sunday's News Links

[France 24] France votes in hotly contested presidential race amid tight security

[Reuters] French presidential poll a bellwether for Europe

[BBC] French Vote Live Coverage

[Bloomberg] Draghi Seen Choosing Faster QE Exit If French Hurdle Cleared

[Reuters] China vows greater scrutiny of insurers in risk crackdown

[Spiegel] Erdogan Leads His Country into the Abyss

[FT] Decision day for France in cliffhanger election

[WSJ] Flood of Dollar Debt Could Come Back to Haunt Emerging Economies