Sunday, July 29, 2018

Monday's News Links

[BloombergQ] `Tired' Nasdaq Leads Stock Slump as Oil Rallies: Markets Wrap

[BloombergQ] Global Bond Yields Climb as Anxious Investors Await BOJ Review

[Reuters] U.S. pending home sales unexpectedly rise in June

[BloombergQ] Powell to Duck Trump Jabs and Let Economy Justify Fed Rate Pause

[BloombergQ] What Economists Still Don’t Get About the 2008 Crisis

[BloombergQ] The BOJ's Stock Market Distortions Are Coming Under New Scrutiny

[Reuters] Japan retail sales pick up in positive sign for spending

[BloombergQ] Emerging Market Dollar-Credit Binge Extends to $3.7 Trillion

[BloombergQ] Fiscal Policy Dials Up as Era of Easy Money Draws to a Close

[WSJ] Employers Eager to Hire Try a New Policy: ‘No Experience Necessary’

[FT] Japan government bond yields climb as BoJ reviews policy

[FT] China plans tighter controls on foreign stakebuilding

[FT] Regional lenders: China’s most dangerous banks

[BloombergSub] Mnuchin to Wield Power Over Yield Curve With Fresh Supply Boost

[BloombergSub] The $500 Billion Market the World Never Thought It Would See

Sunday Evening Links

[BloombergQ] Asia Stocks Point to Lower Start; Yen Steadies: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin says he sees at least 3 percent growth for next 4-5 years

[Politico] House GOP campaign chairman sees no government shutdown

[The Hill] Buckle your seatbelts for 100 days of political drama before midterms

[FT] Pakistan plans to seek up to $12bn IMF bailout

[FT] Hong Kong and Taiwan on the frontline as Xi chases ‘China dream’

Sunday's News Links

[Reuters] Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over immigration

[Reuters] Global auto powers plotting response to Trump auto tariff threats 

[Reuters] Euro referendum not part of Italian government plans: deputy PM

[Reuters] Merkel's conservatives hit 12-year low in German poll

[Reuters] Iran currency extends record fall as U.S. sanctions loom

[WSJ] Soda, Motorcycle Prices Rise as Tariffs Hit Home for Consumers

[WSJ] Fed Looks for Goldilocks Path as Jobless Rate Drops

[FT] China’s Belt and Road Initiative is falling short