Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall St. rallies for fifth straight session on tech lift

[Bloomberg] More Evidence Is Showing That Prices Are Rising in the U.S.

[Bloomberg] Investors Pull $6 Billion From Junk-Bond Funds After Stock Jolt

[Bloomberg] Trump ‘Strongly’ Favors Imposing Online Sales Tax, Mnuchin Says

[Bloomberg] VIX ETP Investors Quickly Forgive Turmoil and Get Back in the Game

[CNBC] U.S. regulator warns of ‘pump-and-dump’ cryptocurrency frauds

[NYT] How Hedge Funds Found a New Tax Loophole: DealBook Briefing

[FT] How to read the regime change at the US Federal Reserve

Thursday's News Links

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Fluctuate as Yen Advances With Rand: Markets Wrap

[CNBC] US 10-year yield rises to fresh 4-year high of 2.94%

[Bloomberg] Dollar Under Siege With U.S. Deficits Back on Wall Street's Radar

[Reuters] U.S. producer prices rise in January on gasoline, healthcare

[Bloomberg] Three Gauges Show Prices Rising in U.S. Production Pipeline

[Bloomberg] Investment-Grade Fund Hit by Biggest Outflow in 15-Year History

[Bloomberg] Fear Is Dead: The VIX Futures Curve Reverts Back to Normal

[Reuters] Sorry, not sorry: Wall Street not quitting 'vol' products

[MarketWatch] Goldman’s Lloyd Blankfein: ‘The odds of a bad outcome have gone up’

[Bloomberg] China’s Currency Policy May Be Facing a New Chapter

[Bloomberg] Russian Foreign Ministry Says Five Russians Killed in US Syria Strike

[Reuters] Turkey demands U.S. expel Kurdish militia from anti-Islamic State force

[WSJ] The Rise of Private Assets Is Built on a Mountain of New Debt

[WSJ] As Alliances Shift, Syria’s Tangle of Wars Grows More Dangerous

[FT] No need for yen intervention, says Japan’s finance minister