Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thursday Evening Links

[BloombergQ] Argentine Peso Tumbles Amid Reports of Central Bank Departures

[Reuters] S&P, Nasdaq rise after ECB decision, U.S. data

[Reuters] Euro falls most since Brexit as ECB delays rate hikes into 2019

[Reuters] Trump ready to impose tariffs on about $50 billion in Chinese goods: official

[CNBC] White House expected to unveil tariffs on smaller list of Chinese products Friday

[Politico] Trump said to push for tariff action on foreign cars ahead of midterms

[Reuters] EU nations back retaliating against U.S. steel tariffs

[CNBC] Trump's forecast of 4% GDP growth close to coming true as Americans spend tax-bill proceeds

[BloombergQ] Powell Showcases Just How Unsure Fed Is About Policy Cornerstone

[BloombergQ] U.S. Fiscal Stimulus Raising Risks to Global Economy: IMF

[BloombergQ] Millionaires Now Control Half of the World's Personal Wealth

[Reuters] Argentina says May inflation 2.1 pct; 26.3 pct in 12 months

[UK Guardian] Merkel coalition at risk as talks on refugee policy falter

[BloombergQ] Cohn Says Trade Disputes Could Wipe Out Tax Cut Benefits

[Forbes] When Will The High Yield Credit Bubble Burst?

[BloombergQ] Fed’s Powell Orchestrates a Masterful Move

[NYT] As China Curbs Borrowing, Growth Shows Signs of Faltering

[WSJ] Donald Trump Approves Tariffs on About $50 Billion of Chinese Goods

[FT] Draghi treads middle path on bond-buying exit to soothe investors

Thursday's News Links

[BloombergQ] Stocks Advance, Euro Falls After ECB Rate Pledge: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Euro tumbles as ECB vows to keep rate down

[Reuters] ECB to end bond buys, keep rates steady through next summer

[Reuters] U.S. retail sales post biggest gain in six months

[Reuters] China urges U.S. to make 'wise choice' ahead of tariffs decision

[AP] China threatens to scrap US trade deals if the White House hikes tariffs on Chinese goods

[BloombergQ] Treasuries Curve Reaches Flattest Since 2007 On Steeper Fed Path

[BloombergQ] ‘Plain English’ Powell Cheerleads U.S. Economy After Rate Hike

[Reuters] China property sales pick up as developers push projects to market

[BloombergQ] China’s Banks Are Still in Trouble

[Reuters] Abenomics' impact fading at sensitive moment for Japanese economy

[BloombergQ] Argentine Truckers Begin Strike as Inflation Eclipses Wage Gains

[BloombergQ] Why Erdogan’s Election Has Gone From Shoo-In to Nail-Biter

[BloombergQ] How the Middle East's Top Investment Firm Unraveled: Timeline

[FT] China economic indicators below forecasts in May

[FT] Erdogan threatens ‘operation’ against Moody’s

[FT] US fundraising for ‘blank cheque’ buyout vehicles hits record