Thursday, August 3, 2017

Friday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Dollar Rises, Treasuries Slide on Strong Jobs Data: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Payroll Gain of 209,000, Wage Pickup Show U.S. Labor Strength

[Bloomberg] The Jobs Numbers: Who’s Hiring in America—and Who’s Not

[Reuters] U.S. trade deficit narrows as exports hit 2-1/2-year high

[Reuters] U.S. businesses fear Trump mishandling of China IP, trade probe

[Bloomberg] Corporate Employers Flee Pensions With Gap Topping $375 Billion

[CNBC] Greenspan: Bond bubble about to break because of 'abnormally low' interest rates

[Reuters] Exclusive: China regulators plan to crack down further on overseas deals

[CNBC/SCMP] Chinese firms say profit margins 'squeezed to extreme' by rising costs

[Bloomberg] Canadian Job Market Runs Hot With Unemployment at 9-Year Low

[Bloomberg] China Warns Indian Troops to Get Out of Contested Region

[FT] Currencies face uncertain August amid central bank normalisation

Thursday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Fall, Bonds Gain on Russia Probe News: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Is Loan Growth Set to Speed Up or Is It Slowing? Analysts Differ

[Bloomberg] Jobs in U.S. Haven't Been This Hard to Fill Since 2000

[Bloomberg] Euro Credit Returns Could Be Wiped Out in Just a Few Days

[Bloomberg] Paul Singer Says Passive Investing Is ‘Devouring Capitalism’

[CNBC] Hedge funds lose more than half a billion on wrong-way bet against Tesla

[Bloomberg] The Oil Trader Known as ‘God’ Is Closing Down His Main Hedge Fund

[CNBC] Special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe heats up

[WSJ] Special Counsel Robert Mueller Impanels Washington Grand Jury in Russia Probe